The Cure played Sasquatch (pics) + new album & single info
photos by Chris Graham
May 25th, 2008 – George, Wa. (Sasquatch Festival at The Gorge)
Setlist: Underneath The Stars, Prayers For Rain, A Night Like This, The End of the World, Lovesong, To Wish Impossible Things, Pictures Of You, Lullaby, Fascination Street, The Perfect Boy, Hot Hot Hot, alt.end, Sleep When I’m Dead, Push, Inbetween Days, Just Like Heaven, A Letter To Elise, From the Edge of the Deep Green Sea, The Only One, The Walk, Shake Dog Shake, Never Enough, Wrong Number, One Hundred Years, Baby Rag Dog Book
1st encore: A Forest
2nd encore: Boys Don’t Cry, Jumping Someone Else’s Train, Grinding Halt, 10:15 Saturday Night, Killing An Arab
Total = 31 songs.
The Cure arrived at 7:56.
Cure started at 10:10 / show ended at 12:43.
Ben from Death Cab For Cutie dedicated their song “I Will Follow You Into The Dark” to The Cure. Also said he’s wearing all black because he’s so damn excited to see The Cure.
[CHAIN OF FLOWERS]
Currently in California, it is almost a month before The Cure reach NYC to end their tour by playing shows at MSG and Radio City Music Hall. More Sasquatch pictures and info on new releases below…
Three Imaginary Boys (1979)
Seventeen Seconds (1980)
The Top (1984)
The Head on the Door (1985)
Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me (1987)
Wild Mood Swings (1996)
The Cure (2004)
Upcoming thirteenth album (2008)
Robert Smith – lead vocals, guitar, keyboards (1976-present)
Simon Gallup – bass guitar, keyboards, backing vocals (1979-1982, 1985-present)
Porl Thompson – guitar, keyboards (1976-1978, 1983-1993, 2005-present)
Jason Cooper – drums, percussion (1995-present)
New single ‘The Only One / NY Trip’ released on May 13th (May 19th in Australia, May 20th in the US). Formats will be cd, 7″ and Digital Download.
Second single ‘Freakshow / All Kinds of Stuff’ will be released on June 13th. Formats are expected to be cd, 7″ and Digital Download.
2 more singles will be released, one on July 13th and another on August 13th.
New album scheduled for release on Sept. 13th (Sept. 15th in the UK and Sept. 16th in the US).
Get more Sasquatch pics by clicking on the tag links below….