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The Waterboys played Irving Plaza (pics, setlist, video)

photos by Dana (distortion) Yavin

The Waterboys @ Irving Plaza 4/25/2015
The Waterboys

Longrunning Scottish band The Waterboys recently released Modern Blues, their first album of entirely original songs in eight years. Their tour supporting it just passed through NYC over the weekend, stopping at Irving Plaza on Saturday night (4/25). Mike Scott and the rest of the band played all but one of the songs from the new LP, and made time for classics such as “Whole of the Moon” and “Fisherman’s Blues” as well. They also covered Prince’s “Purple Rain” and video of that is below.

Setlist and more pictures from The Waterboys’ Irving Plaza show (including pics of openers The Blue Bonnets) below…

The Blue Bonnets

The Blue Bonnets

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The Waterboys

The Waterboys

The Waterboys

The Waterboys

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SETLIST: The Waterboys @ Irving Plaza 4/25/2015
Destinies Entwined
Still a Freak
A Girl Called Johnny
November Tale
We Will Not Be Lovers
Nearest Thing to Hip
Rosalind (You Married the Wrong Guy)
Glastonbury Song
The Girl Who Slept for Scotland
I Can See Elvis
The Three Day Man
The Whole of the Moon
Don’t Bang the Drum
Long Strange Golden Road

Encore:
Purple Rain
Bleecker Street
Fisherman’s Blues

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