photos by Samantha Marble
"Subway problems, sweltering temperatures and long queues were all overcome by the hardy bunch of FNM fans who attended the third and final date of Faith No More's three-date East Coast mini-tour last night. The "surprise song" did not appear but consensus seemed to be that Faith No More again delivered a stunning set with old favourites like Worm and The Crab Song getting rare airings." [Faith No More 2.0]Rahzel opened Friday's show at the Williamsburg Waterfront and returned for the 2nd Brooklyn show on Monday night, not as opener, but as special guest on two songs during headliner Faith No More's set (including on "We Care A Lot"). Rahzel also played during one of Faith No More's songs in Philly.
This time, with James Chance as the musical opener, Faith No More again played a 20-song, 2-encore set (that this time included The Real Thing and Ben and ended with Stripsearch, and didn't start with Reunited). The whole setlist, along with more pictures from Monday's show (including one that is kind of NSFW), below...
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Faith No More @ Williamsburg Waterfront - July 5th setlist
1. Midnight Cowboy (John Barry cover)
2. The Real Thing
3. Be Aggressive
4. Land of Sunshine
5. The Crab Song
6. The Gentle Art of Making Enemies
7. Last Cup of Sorrow
8. Chinese Arithmetic (with Rahzel)
9. Easy (The Commodores cover)
10. Midlife Crisis
11. Digging the Grave
12. Ashes to Ashes
13. Ben (Michael Jackson cover)
14. King for a Day
16. Just a Man
17. I Started a Joke (Bee Gees cover)
18. As the Worm Turns
19. We Care a Lot (with Rahzel)