Procol Harum

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Procol Harum • Veldhoven, Netherlands

Setlist • Friday 23 November 2007

Brooker, Dunn, Pegg, Phillips, Whitehorn

If you were able to get to this gig, please send us all your pictures, memorabilia, interviews and so forth!

Bringing Home the Bacon
The VIP Room
Shine on Brightly
Pandora's Box
Learn to Fly (song took off and became a lot more than what was recorded)
For Liquorice John (including ABBA strain of The Winner Takes it All in mid-section)
An Old English Dream ('We've had an Old English Dream. We've had it since 1966!')(This is a football reference)
Simple Sister (a pleasure to hear it played the way it was recorded)


One Eye on the Future
A Rum Tale
Grand Hotel (Geoff Dunn - wow! Fantastic stuff!)
Hang on Rose
Missing Persons
Something Following Me
A Salty Dog ('I'd like to play this for the humpback whales' – Latin language ending)


Whisky Train (crowd really enjoys drum solo)
Introductions including 'Baby Matt Pegg'
The Miller's Tale (from first note slightly more distortion from the Hammond throughout and phrasing of the standard AWSoP organ line is a bit different first two times through)

Soundcheck notes

Without Gary Brooker
Pandora's Box (Latino)
Stormy Monday

With Gary Brooker

Stormy Monday
I Got Jazz (Or is it It's Jazz?)
Hang on Rose
(New Hughes & Kettner amp brought in; resetting the drum kit, too)
Gary tinkling with The Blink of an Eye (instrumental, part)





(notes from One-Eye ... thanks!)


19 songs altogether: 2 From Procol Harum 1 from Shine on Brightly
1 From  A Salty Dog 1 From  Home 1 from  Broken Barricades
4 From  Grand Hotel 0 From Exotic Birds and Fruit 1 from Procol's Ninth
0 From Something Magic 1 From The Prodigal Stranger 2 from The Well's on Fire
2 non-album tracks 2 Unrecorded song 1 Gary Brooker solo recording
First time out for Hang on Rose, following the highly-popular début of Symphathy for the Hard of Hearing (from the same Brooker solo album) in 2006 at Ledreborg

Procol dates in 2007

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