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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Adrian-L ()
Date: August 9, 2007 17:07

setlist whiners, on this tour, got a raw deal:-


Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Erik_Snow ()
Date: August 10, 2007 01:26

Good one there, about that hotseat Adrian

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Nelson ()
Date: August 10, 2007 01:28

If you wasnt there, than I think its pointless to ask-got me rigt-hey-72-73-kidding?

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: open-g ()
Date: August 10, 2007 02:17

more than a decade later there was the famous Wood Wheels Tour...




It wasn't easy to find your seat
...as they had very complicated seating plans and FOS area had many sections




...but the fans always had a great pre show party


Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: 4tylix ()
Date: August 10, 2007 02:39

I'm assuming the 1792 tour was strictly acoustic??? Anybody got a boot or would that be at all possible???

This is the thread of the year...and prediction: the "Trojan Warhorse" pic will be the next album cover!!!

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: cinema ()
Date: August 10, 2007 02:53

Of course all songs were strictly acoustic. I read it in a great dusty book called iorr by av, and all boots are lost.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Beelyboy ()
Date: August 10, 2007 04:22

actually that's nonsense; ben franklin's early work was called into service, and in concert with some early da vinci drawings, lestat, i mean 'keith' was able to harness electo magnetic power at will and translate that thru speaker cones from hive paper and honey...it reminded people of bees and crickets and was at first referred to as 'buzz tone' and there was indeed a special foot device that would begin transmission; two hogs were kept on a tandem belt to generate the primitive electricity. it was MOSTLY acousitc but not entirely so...it was used prominently on 'may i yield ye some satisfaction madam' and it made many a hoop skirt damp.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: SomeTorontoGirl ()
Date: August 10, 2007 05:01

Curses... Photobucket failure...



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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: schillid ()
Date: August 10, 2007 06:05

SomeTorontoGirl Wrote:
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> Curses... Photobucket failure...



??

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: stonesrule ()
Date: August 10, 2007 06:25

Keep in mind that many of Mick's high level contacts were very helpful in "The Lads" being able to tour despite many weather and transportation adversities.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Green Lady ()
Date: August 10, 2007 16:57

It wasn't just weather and transport. Many of the countries they visited on the 1793 tour of Europe were at war with each other, so getting the band from England to France without getting shot as spies was a big problem.

However, there was an informal arrangement where distinguished scholars and philosophers were allowed to come and go in neutral ships for genuine scientific purposes.

So a scheme was cooked up which involved Bill (who did after all know a bit about archaeology) posing as Sir William Hamilton, travelling to Paris to give a lecture on the Antiquities of Naples to the Academie Francaise. The band's instruments travelled in packing cases labelled "Classical Sculpture - Handle With Care", and everyone else posed as "Sir William's" retinue of servants.

They had no problem persuading Bill to do it once he was told that as part of his disguise he would be accompanied by a young groupie claiming to be Sir William's mistress Emma...







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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: stonesrule ()
Date: August 11, 2007 02:20

VERY illuminating, Green Lady. That Bill...through the centuries always such a rascal!

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: loochie ()
Date: August 11, 2007 02:28

Adrian-L Wrote:
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> setlist whiners, on this tour, got a raw deal:-
>
> [www.beavton.k12.or.us]
> olonies/images/pillory-stocks.jpg


:-))))))))))))))))))

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: schillid ()
Date: August 11, 2007 02:45

They deserve a lot of credit for continuing
that tour down in Antarctica


Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: stonesrule ()
Date: August 11, 2007 06:25

Schillid, thought life was but a joke until you reminded me how how much time the "boys" have put forth in becoming successful. That Antartica tour played havoc with their hair, you know.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Beelyboy ()
Date: August 11, 2007 09:27

true stonesrule, but then again, it's the rare and prized anartica rehearsal boots where you first hear them working out "she's so cold"

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Nelson ()
Date: August 11, 2007 11:03

SomeTorontoGirl Wrote:
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> Curses... Photobucket failure...
Hey toronto,give something-your I of a kind, but Yuo dont beat me. Of course no body does ,alright Keith ,and Jim

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: klypp ()
Date: August 11, 2007 12:18

A ROCK carving from one of the first nordic tours:



and then, these days:



Mick hasn't really changed, has he?

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Edith Grove ()
Date: August 11, 2007 14:01

klypp Wrote:
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> A ROCK carving from one of the first nordic
> tours:
>
> [whc.unesco.org]
>
> and then, these days:
>
> [upload.wikimedia.org]
> e/Stonesyayas.jpg/200px-Stonesyayas.jpg
>
> Mick hasn't really changed, has he?

Mick? No, but I think Charlie forgot his Viagra on that second pic.


Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: klypp ()
Date: August 11, 2007 14:14

Oops!

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Han ()
Date: August 11, 2007 14:44

They were on fire in Washington in the following tour of 1814....

You might have to scrape me off the floor at the end of the tour, but it'll be really good scrapings. - Mick Jagger

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Beelyboy ()
Date: August 11, 2007 14:57

sure were Han, burned the house right down.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: schillid ()
Date: August 13, 2007 04:33

En route to the
2791 Tour Of The Andromedas*




* Presale for platinum members
Monday, January 26, 2009



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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Beelyboy ()
Date: August 13, 2007 04:43

you're not really supposed to be revealing the future in public yet schillid and you know it. jeeze, stick with the thread for godsake!
Since the cats out of the bag tho, when Spock & R2D2 replaced darryl and chuck, things really took off.
Oh there was a fuss of course. all those dweebs from the Vorkian 8 galaxy with their 'spock never; darryl forever' transmissions...pathetic...things change, get over it.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: stonesrule ()
Date: August 13, 2007 06:58

My lips are sealed except that I can't help but say it's SO great to have a hot keyboard player again who tells Mick what the setlist is really going to be.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: schillid ()
Date: August 21, 2007 05:44

The 1792 setlist is transmitted:

one puff = HTW
two puffs = JJF
three puffs = SFM



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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: stonesrule ()
Date: August 21, 2007 06:24

Talk about a rare document that sheds new light on "the boys"and their ingenuity before they even considered stadium shows. Thank you Schillid; THIS is truly exciting!

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Erik_Snow ()
Date: August 22, 2007 21:14

1789 European Tour, there were riots in the streets as the band approached France. The people of Paris were shouting
"WE DEMAND Rolling Stones tickets!!"



to which the queen Marie Antoinette replied : "Why do you need Stones tickets? Can't you use your hot-seats or VIP-passes?"





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Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: schillid ()
Date: August 23, 2007 00:55

From the 9271 BC Tour Of Atlantis...
A section of the stage from Atlantis City is visible in the image below.



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Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 2007-08-23 15:15 by schillid.

Re: 1792 american tour, please share your experiences
Posted by: Edith Grove ()
Date: August 23, 2007 02:22

schillid Wrote:
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> From the 9271 BC Tour Of Atlantis...
> A section of the stage is visible in the image
> below.
>
> [www.vegasartscorner.com]
> undersea-ship-252x204.jpg

Now that was one titanic stage!


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