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2. Viva la Vida
3. Adventure of a Lifetime
4. Fix You
5. Something Just Like This (avec Shakira)
6. Chantaje (avec Shakira)
7. Me enamoré (avec Shakira)
8. A Sky Full of Stars (avec Shakira)
It struck me as we wandered into the venue past the Global Citizen logos that this is an annual festival – and that this is the third time we’ve played it *on the same tour* – it really has been quite a ride…
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It’s actually been a while since we’ve done a show indoors. Much as the protection from the elements is pleasant, most touring folks remark on how dark and dingy it feels to be in an arena again. Perhaps the crew have truly become outdoor animals after all this time? That or gone feral….
We’re here, of course, for a greater purpose. It’s always heartening to be part of a day with such lofty goals and a joy to to be around other bands and touring families.
Chris dives headfirst into some collaborations with Shakira and later Herbert Grönemeyer.
It’s interesting to see a procession of dignitaries, politicians and campaigners take the stage between acts, as the topics at hand are discussed. These things are easy to dismiss by the cynical, but really – when folks stop trying to bring about positive change, the battle really has been lost…