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Old 06-27-2012, 10:12 AM
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Originally Posted by detuned View Post
believe it or not, like 99.9% of people who go to shows dont seek out and obsess over setlists on the internet and dont care that its the same every night.

as for why huge bands like this play the same setlists every night, the big reason is they are putting on a highly produced "show" (lights, pyro, etc) that doesnt really allow for much deviation. and then you know, theres the need to please that afforementioned 99.9% of people who dont give a shit about deepcuts and just want to hear the "hits". not to mention any band, especially one with such a large catalog, can only have so many songs rehearsed.
This. My friend went to see Maiden two nights in a row back on the 08 tour and he said Bruce gave the same speech between songs both nights
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