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THE WATERBOYS


BATSCHKAPP CLUB,FRANKFURT,GERMANY Feb 19 1984

The Three Day Man
ALL THE THINGS SHE GAVE ME
A Girl Called Johnny
THE THRILL IS GONE
THE LATE TRAIN TO HEAVEN
Red Army Blues
December
THE GIRL IN THE SWING
THE BIG MUSIC
SAVAGE EARTH HEART
RAGS
________
SOMEBODY MIGHT WAVE BACK
I Will Not Follow
________
Licence to Kill **
The Big Music

BAND LINE UP Frankfurt and after : Mike Scott - Vocals,Rhythm Guitar,Lead Guitar
Anthony Thistlethwaite - Sax
Kevin Wilkinson - Drums
Karl Wallinger - Keyboards
Martyn Swain - Bass
Roddy Lorimer - Trumpet
John Caldwell - Lead Guitar
Eddi Reader - Backing Vocals





MUNICH ALABAMAHALLE,GERMANY Feb 20 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
The Big Music
A Girl Called Johnny
Savage Earth Heart
Somebody Might Wave Back
December
The Late Train to Heaven
The Girl In The Swing
Red Army Blues
Rags
________
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Three Day Man
________
All The Things She Gave Me




BRITISH TOUR


THE HEATHERY,WISHAW,SCOTLAND April 6 1984

The Three Day Man
IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN YOU
A Girl Called Johnny
The Girl In The Swing
All The Things She Gave Me
The Big Music
The Thrill Is Gone
THE WAYS OF MEN
Red Army Blues
Rags
Savage Earth Heart

BAND LINE UP Wishaw and after : Mike Scott - Vocals,Rhythm Guitar,Lead Guitar
Anthony Thistlethwaite - Sax,Acoustic Guitar
Kevin Wilkinson - Drums
Karl Wallinger - Keyboards,Backing vocals
Martyn Swain - Bass




STRATHCLYDE UNIVERSITY,GLASGOW April 7 1984

The Ways of Men
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
I Believe In You **
The Big Music
Rags
Red Army Blues
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart
________
I Will Not Follow
________
The Late Train To Heaven



ESCAPE CLUB,BRIGHTON April 10 1984

The Ways of Men
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
TRUMPETS
The Big Music
The Late Train To Heaven
Red Army Blues
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart
________
Rags
Licence To Kill*



BUZBY'S,REDHILL April 11 1984

The Ways of Men
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
Trumpets
The Big Music
The Late Train To Heaven
Red Army Blues
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart



PETER PIPER'S,FOLKESTONE April 12 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
It Should Have Been You
The Thrill Is Gone
Trumpets
The Ways of Men
Red Army Blues
The Late Train To Heaven
Savage Earth Heart
________
December
Licence To Kill



ERIC's BOURNEMOUTH April 13 1984

The Ways of Men
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
It Should Have Been You
The Thrill Is Gone
Trumpets
Rags
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart
________
I Will Not Follow
Licence To Kill *



BIRMINGHAM TIN CAN April 14 1984

The Ways of Men
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
Trumpets
Rags
Red Army Blues
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart
________
The Late Train To Heaven
I Will Not Follow



LEEDS WAREHOUSE April 16 1984

The Ways of Men
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
Trumpets
Dancing Barefoot **
Red Army Blues
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart
________
I Will Not Follow
Bury My Heart
Licence To Kill *





POOLE May 1984 (Supporting Simple Minds)

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Licence To Kill *
Trumpets
It Should Have Been You
Savage Earth Heart




EUROPEAN TOUR (next 20 shows supporting The Pretenders)


CHATEAUNEUF,OSLO,NORWAY May 22 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
The Ways of Men
Savage Earth Heart



SAGA,COPENHAGEN,DENMARK May 23 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Ways of Men
Licence to Kill *
Savage Earth Heart



METROPOL,BERLIN,GERMANY May 24 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Heartbreak Hotel *
It Should Have Been You
Trumpets
The Ways of Men
Savage Earth Heart



STADTHALLE,OFFENBACH,GERMANY May 27 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot *
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
All The Things She Gave Me
Savage Earth Heart



MUSENSAAL,MANNHEIM,GERMANY May 28 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot *
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
Rags
Savage Earth Heart
________
It Should Have Been You



CIRCUSKRONE,MUNICH,GERMANY May 29 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
It Should Have Been You
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Thrill Is Gone
Dancing Barefoot *
Savage Earth Heart
________
SLEEK WHITE SCHOONER



VOLKHAUS,ZURICH,SWITZERLAND May 31 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
The Ways of Men
Licence To Kill *
All The Things She Gave Me
Savage Earth Heart
________
Trumpets



TEATRO TENDA,MILAN,ITALY June 1 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Savage Earth Heart



PALAIS de SPORT,NAPLES,ITALY June 3 1984
(Communist Party Festival)

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
It Should Have Been You
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



TEATRO TENDA,ROME,ITALY June 4 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Savage Earth Heart



TEATRO DE VERDURE,NICE,FRANCE June 6 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot *
The Girl In The Swing
Somebody Might Wave Back
It Should Have Been You
LOVE THAT KILLS
Savage Earth Heart
________
Heartbreak Hotel *



PALAIS DE SPORT,MONTPELLIER,FRANCE June 7 1984

It Should Have Been You
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Ways of Men
The Three Day Man
All Along The Watchtower *
Savage Earth Heart



PALAIS D'HIVER,LYON,FRANCE June 8 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart
________
I Will Not Follow



PALAIS DE BEAULIEU,LAUSANNE,SWITZERLAND June 9 1984

Sleek White Schooner
The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
Heartbreak Hotel *
It Should Have Been You
Dancing Barefoot *
Savage Earth Heart



ZENITH,PARIS,FRANCE June 12 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Somebody Might Wave Back
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart
________
I Will Not Follow



ANCIENNE BELGIQUE,BRUSSELS,BELGIUM June 13 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot *
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
All The Things She Gave Me
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart



MAYSFIELD LEISURE CENTRE,BELFAST,N.IRELAND June 16 1984

The Three Day Man
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
All The Things She Gave Me
It Should Have Been You
A Girl Called Johnny
Savage Earth Heart



SFX CENTRE,DUBLIN,IRELAND June 17 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Thrill Is Gone
Dancing Barefoot *
The Girl In The Swing
Savage Earth Heart



SFX CENTRE,DUBLIN,IRELAND June 18 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
The Ways of Men
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart
________
It Should Have Been You



LEISURELAND,GALWAY,IRELAND June 19 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot *
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
All The things She Gave Me
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart



GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL,ENGLAND June 23 1984

Sleek White Schooner
A Girl Called Johnny
Dancing Barefoot*
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
The Three Day Man
Savage Earth Heart




BRITISH TOUR


ESCAPE CLUB,BRIGHTON July 1 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
The Girl In The Swing
December
Trumpets
A PAGAN PLACE
Bury My Heart
Savage Earth Heart
________
It Should Have Been You
Red Army Blues



(missing : Bournemouth / Cardiff / Liverpool)



CLOUDS,PRESTON July 6 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Dancing Barefoot *
The Ways of Men
The Girl In The Swing
Sleek White Schooner
All The Things She Gave Me
Savage Earth Heart



( missing : Sheffield / Manchester / Newcastle )


EDINBURGH NITECLUB July 12 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
The Ways of Men
Trumpets
It Should Have Been You
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart
________
Bury My Heart
I Will Not Follow
________
Rock And Roll **
Licence To Kill *
________
It's All Over Now,Baby Blue **
Sleek White Schooner




NIGHTMOVES,GLASGOW July 13 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Ways of Men
The Girl In The Swing
It Should Have Been You
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart
________
Bury My Heart
Rags
________
Sleek White Schooner
Licence To Kill *
I Will Not Follow



ELIXIR FESTIVAL,BREST,FRANCE July 14 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
Dancing Barefoot *
A Girl Called Johnny
Red Army Blues
The Ways of Men
It Should Have Been You
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart
Bury My Heart



FAT SAM'S,DUNDEE July 15 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Dancing Barefoot *
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
The Ways of Men
Sleek White Schooner
Savage Earth Heart



LEEDS WAREHOUSE July 17 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Trumpets
The Ways of Men
It Should Have Been You
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Bury My Heart
I Will Not Follow



BLUENOTE CLUB,DERBY July 18 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Trumpets
The Ways of Men
Hot Night In Derby (improvisation)
It Should Have Been You
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Rock And Roll *
This Wheel's On Fire **
Licence To Kill *



(missing : Coventry / Birmingham)



RETFORD PORTERHOUSE July 21 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
The Ways of Men
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Sleek White Schooner
Rock And Roll *
________
Bury My Heart
It Should Have Been You



LONDON MARQUEE July 22 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The Swing
Dancing Barefoot *
Trumpets
The Ways of Men
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
It Should Have Been You
Licence To Kill *
Sleek White Schooner
________
Bury My Heart



( missing : Ahlen / Lorelei )



BRITISH TOUR


GOLDSMITH'S COLLEGE,LONDON Oct 26 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Girl In The Swing
OLD ENGLAND
Rags
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Rock And Roll *

BAND LINE-UP Goldsmith's College and after : Mike Scott - Vocals,Guitars,Piano
Anthony Thistlethwaite - Sax
Karl Wallinger - Keyboards,Backing vocals
Martyn Swain - Bass
Chris Whitten - Drums





LEICESTER POLYTECHNIC Oct 27 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Girl In The Swing
Rags
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Rock And Roll *
________
Licence To Kill *
I Will Not Follow
________
The Big Music
A Girl Called Johnny



UNIVERSITY OF LONDON UNION (ULU) Oct 28 1984 (As support to unknown act)

Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Old England
Dancing Barefoot *
Sweet Thing **
The Three Day Man / All Along The Watchtower *
________
Savage Earth Heart



BRITISH TOUR (Next 10 shows supporting U2)



BRIXTON ACADEMY Nov 2 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Big Music
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart

EXTRA BAND MEMBER Brixton and after : Roddy Lorimer - Trumpet



BRIXTON ACADEMY Nov 3 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures * / The Big Music
Dancing Barefoot *
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart



EDINBURGH PLAYHOUSE Nov 5 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
Rags
Sweet Thing *
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart


BARROWLANDS BALLROOM,GLASGOW Nov 6 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Somebody Might Wave Back
Dancing Barefoot *
Savage Earth Heart



BARROWLANDS BALLROOM,GLASGOW Nov 7 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
Rock And Roll *
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Savage Earth Heart



MANCHESTER APOLLO THEATRE Nov 9 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Dancing Barefoot *
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



MANCHESTER APOLLO THEATRE Nov 10 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Dancing Barefoot *
RIBBON OF STEEL
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart



BIRMINGHAM N.E.C. Nov 12 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Ribbon Of Steel
Rags
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



WEMBLEY ARENA,LONDON Nov 14 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Ribbon Of Steel
Rags
Savage Earth Heart



WEMBLEY ARENA,LONDON Nov 15 1984

The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Licence To Kill *
Red Army Blues / Dirt *
Savage Earth Heart



(missing : Rock Pop Dortmund )



(Next 13 shows supporting U2 unless otherwise stated)

TOWER THEATRE,PHILADELPHIA Dec 1 1984

CJ'S BLUES (30 second noise Intro)
The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Rags
Bury My Heart
Savage Earth Heart



WORCESTER CENTRUM Dec 2 1984

CJ's Blues
The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
THIS IS THE SEA
Bury My Heart
(set cut short by equipment breakdown)



RADIO CITY,NEW YORK Dec 3 1984

CJ's Blues
The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Bury My Heart
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



CONSTITUTION HALL,WASHINGTON DC Dec 5 1984

Bury My Heart
The Three Day Man / All Along The Watchtower *
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Ribbon Of Steel
Rags
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



EL MOCAMBO CLUB,TORONTO Dec 6 1984 (Headline show)

Bury My Heart
The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
The Girl In The Swing
Sweet Thing *
Somebody Might Wave Back
Dancing Barefoot *
Trumpets
Rags
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Rock And Roll *
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
________
Licence To Kill *
I Will Not Follow



MASSEY HALL,TORONTO Dec 7 1984

Bury My Heart
The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Rags
Ribbon Of Steel
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart



FOX THEATRE,DETROIT Dec 8 1984

Bury My Heart
The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Girl In The swing
Rags
Savage Earth Heart



CLEVELAND MUSIC HALL Dec 9 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
All The Things She Gave Me
Rags
The Girl In The Swing
Bury My Heart
Savage Earth Heart



ARAGON BALLROOM,CHICAGO Dec 11 1984

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Rags
Bury My Heart
Rock And Roll *
Savage Earth Heart



IRVING PLAZA,NEW YORK Dec 12 1984 (Headline show)

The Three Day Man
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
Somebody Might Wave Back
Sweet Thing *
The Girl In The Swing
Rags
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Licence To Kill *
________
Bury My Heart



HOLLYWOOD PALACE,LOS ANGELES Dec 13 1984 (Headline show)
REVIEW(LINK)
The Three Day Man
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Sweet Thing *
The Girl In The Swing
Rags
The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
Red Army Blues
A Pagan Place
Savage Earth Heart
________
Licence To Kill *
Bury My Heart



SAN FRANCISCO CIVIC CENTRE Dec 15 1984

The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
All The Things She Gave Me
A Girl Called Johnny
Somebody Might Wave Back
Ribbon Of Steel
This Is The Sea
Bury My Heart
Savage Earth Heart



LONG BEACH ARENA Dec 16 1984

The Earth Only Endures */The Big Music
A Girl Called Johnny
All The Things She Gave Me
The Three Day Man
This Is The Sea
Red Army Blues
Savage Earth Heart