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September 17th - HAUS AUENSEE, LEIPZIG, GERMANY Print E-mail
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Nick Mason's Saucerful Of Secrets - 2018 concert ticket
Nick Mason's Saucerful Of Secrets - 2018 Leipzig ticket

Capacity: 3,600

Concert starts: 8pm

Address of venue: Gustav-Esche-Straße 4, 04159 Leipzig, Germany. MAP

Website: www.haus-auensee-leipzig.de

 

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When Nick Mason made comments in Italy about heading out to small venues, to play early Pink Floyd songs, few took the remarks seriously. As unlikely as it seemed, Nick was entirely truthful and in the initial announcement a set of four shows in London were announced for his new band. Due to the critical success of those shows, held in small venues in Camden and Putney, a full European tour has been announced with this date one part of this.

Nick Mason's Saucerful Of Secrets brings together some familiar names, all great musicians: joining Nick are Gary Kemp and Lee Harris on guitars, Guy Pratt on bass, and Dom Beken on keyboards. Kemp is best known for his work with Spandau Ballet, Harris as having played guitar with The Blockheads (Ian Dury's band), Pratt needs no introduction, and Beken is principally known for his work with The Orb, and Transit Kings (with Pratt). The band will be playing early Pink Floyd songs.

This is a unique opportunity to experience Pink Floyd's celebrated and significant early body of work played live including songs from albums 'The Piper At The Gates of Dawn' and 'A Saucerful Of Secrets'.

The regular sale of tickets started on FRIDAY, MAY 25th at 9am (UK time), via Eventim.de

Our thanks to Michal for the second of the ticket scans shown to the right - click it to see it in more detail. 

SET LIST - highlight the following with your mouse to read...
MAIN SET: Interstellar Overdrive, Astronomy Domine, Lucifer Sam, Fearless, Obscured By Clouds, When You're In, Arnold Layne, Vegetable Man, If/Atom Heart Mother/If Reprise, The Nile Song, Green Is The Colour, Let There Be More Light, Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, See Emily Play, Bike, One Of These Days.
ENCORE:
A Saucerful Of Secrets, Point Me At The Sky.

WARNING - SPOILERS AHEAD!

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

The final night in Germany for the Saucers' tour, and each show in the country has been met with a great audience reaction.

For this latest show on the tour, during his customary initial thanks and welcome to the audience, Nick said: "Well, as I hope you are aware, we are not the Australian Roger Waters, nor the New Zealand David Gilmour, I am Nick Mason, and these are the Saucerful Of Secrets. We're very happy to be here tonight, and we hope you enjoy yourselves as much as we intend to!"

The band's enjoyment and togetherness comes across clearly in the performance - it is a joy to hear the music performed like this, and it is definitely not a show to miss!

The tour now travels on to Vienna in Austria, via a well deserved day off...

We'd love to know from those attending how they felt the concert went. How was the show for you, if you were one of the fortunate ones to attend? Let us know what YOU thought!

YOUR HELP NEEDED! We want to cover Nick'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 ( Thursday, 11 October 2018 )
 
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