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Blue Rodeo at the Center of Vancouver for Performing Arts

 

It was a big Friday night in Vancouver this weekend as Canadian darlings Blue Rodeo played their second and final night  of a double show at the Centre of Vancouver of Performing Arts. Everyone was dressed up and ready to party for a sold out show to celebrate the release of their new album 'The Things We Left Behind.' From the outset, guitarist Greg Keelor, cared to inform us that tonight's show was all about the new album which was true for most of the two hour performance.

A collection of new, energetic songs that seemed to move away a little from their country sound had the audience slapping thier thighs and cheering at any free moment they could find. The cheers were even louder when the old songs were played and the crowd were not going to let them leave so easily as they topped off the show with an encore full of classics for all of us to sing a long to. As the rain continued to come down outside, it definitely didn't put a damper on anyone's night.

Setlist

Never Look Back
One More Night
English Bay
Don't Let the darkness In Your Head
Sheba
Head Over Heels
One Light Left In Heaven
Blue House
All The Things We Left Behind
Million Miles
5 Days In May
Candice
Gossip
Cynthia
Heart Like Mine
And When You Wake Up
Venus Rising
Hasn't Hit Me Yet
'Til I Am Myself Again


Wonder What I'm Doing Here
Bad Timing
Lost Together

 

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