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July 3rd - CIRCO MASSIMO / CIRCUS MAXIMUS, ROME, ITALY Print E-mail
Circo Massimo / Circus Maximus, Rome, Italy
TICKET SCAN TO GO HERE


Capacity: TBC

Concert starts: 9pm (to be confirmed)

Address of venue: Via del Circo Massimo, 00186 Roma, Italy. MAP

Website: www.rockinroma.com

 

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David Gilmour has just added a pair of shows to his 2016 European tour for Rattle That Lock - the first ever seated concerts at the historic Circo Massimo (Circus Maximus) in Rome, Italy. The shows are part of the Postepay Rock in Roma festival. The concerts will take place on July 2nd and 3rd.

Tickets for Circus Maximus will be priced from €60 (subject to booking fees) and will go on sale on Thursday 7 April from www.davidgilmour.com at 10:00hrs CET. Please note tickets will be limited to 4 per person.

The Circus Maximus in Rome was built in the sixth century BC and was used as a race track for horse racing. Today it is a large public park, also used for concerts.

The official website for the event is RockInRoma.com.

SET LIST - highlight the following with your mouse to read...
FIRST HALF: 5am, Rattle That Lock, Faces Of Stone, Wish You Were Here, What Do You Want From Me, A Boat Lies Waiting, The Blue, Money, Us And Them, In Any Tongue, High Hopes.
SECOND HALF:
One Of These Days, Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Fat Old Sun, Coming Back To Life, On An Island, The Girl In The Yellow Dress, Today, Sorrow, Run Like Hell ENCORE: Time / Breathe (reprise), Comfortably Numb.

WARNING - SPOILERS AHEAD!

Do not read on if you don't want surprises to be spoilt, regarding what the band played!

One of a few truly historic venues on David's Rattle That Lock tour, and a night which concluded the pair of shows in Rome, in style. As ever, the Italian audience were enthusiastic and welcoming, and in terms of set, Astronomy Domine (performed on the first night) made way for One Of These Days again. Next stop, Pompeii...

We'd love to know in more detail how the concert went. Did you go? Let us know what YOU thought!

CONCERT PICTURES by BD CONTRIBUTOR, Dany

Our thanks to Dany for these wonderful pictures from the concert. As ever, click the thumbnails to see the pictures in more detail.

David Gilmour - Rome, Italy, 3rd July 2016 David Gilmour - Rome, Italy, 3rd July 2016
David Gilmour - Rome, Italy, 3rd July 2016 David Gilmour - Rome, Italy, 3rd July 2016

 

YOUR HELP NEEDED! We want to cover David's concerts the best we can, to share the experience with everyone, especially those who won't be able to attend the shows. We'd love to see ANY pictures, tickets scans, reviews, newspaper reports, and anything else you come across for this show - we look forward to hearing from you!

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 13 July 2016 )
 
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