SIMON TOWNSHEND
PAST SHOWS AND SET LISTS

 

Set lists and reports available for the following years!
1994 - 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006

2002 Appearances

During the Who's 2002 Tour, Simon served as 'musical director', played second guitar and supplied amazing backing vocals. (See the Who pages for dates) But this section is for SIMON's appearances, many on his nights off during that tour!

Sept 26 - House Of Blues - Cambridge MA
96 Winthrop St, Cambridge, MA
A brilliant show, and this time the 'band in a box' backup worked nicely!
Set list: Save Me From Me, Medicine, Comeback, Ages, Soul Searching, Way It Is, Raised, 20to11, Venustraphobia, Anything That Moves, Vibrate, There's A Girl, Looking In Looking Out, End of the Road Time The Healer
encore: Save The World, Ecstasy Heaven.
Sep 18 - Largo - Los Angeles, CA
432 N. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles
Set list: [UNCONFIRMED] Save Me From Me, Medicine, Comeback, Soul Searching, Time The Healer, Way It Is, Until Tomorrow, Bare Assets, Raised, 20to11, Venustraphobia, Anything That Moves, There's A Girl, Looking In Looking Out, End of the Road
encore: Girl In NY, Ecstasy Heaven
Aug 29 - Downtown - Farmingdale, NY
190 Main Street, Farmingdale NY 11735
Simon was added to the list of performers at this benefit for NY Guitar wiz Stevie Cochran According to the original post on pt.com, Simon performed an acoustic set, and then join Stevie Cochran and band, along with Chris Clarke and Godfrey Townsend of the John Entwistle Band for a few numbers.
Aug 2 - Mercury Lounge - New York City, NY
217 East Houston St - NYC
A brilliant show where the 'band in a box' behaved quite nicely!
Set list: Save Me From Me, Medicine, Comeback, Soul Searching, Time The Healer, Way It Is, Until Tomorrow, Bare Assets, Raised, 20to11, Venustraphobia, Anything That Moves, There's A Girl, Looking In Looking Out, End of the Road
encore: Girl In NY, Ecstasy Heaven
July 25th - House Of Blues - Cambridge Mass
Another highly packed Boston HOB gig!! Simon Triumphed over major techincal problems - mainly that his "band in a box" failed to perform! So his .bom material was masterfully presented in acoustic form, and still sounded brilliant!
Setlist: Save Me From Me, Medicine, Comeback, Soul Searching, Until tomorrow, Time The healer, The Way It Is, Raised, 20to11, Venus, Anything That Moves, There's A Girl, Looking Out Looking In, End Of The Road, Girl in New York, Ecstasy Heaven
encore: Bare Assetts
July 2 - The Mint - Los Angelos, CA
6010 W. Pico Blvd, LA CA
Simon took the stage around 10pm. Initial reports rave of a passionate performance of classics [ Save Me From Me, The Way It Is, Until Tomorrow, Comeback, Soul Searching] as well as new material.
Simon himself posted his own review on petetownshend.com's Who section! as well as on Simon's own site!
setlist: Save Me From Me, Way It Is, Medicine, Comeback, Time The Healer, Until Tomorrow, Soul Searching; Raised, 20to11, Venustraphobia, Anything That Moves, There's a Girl, Looking Out Looking In, End of The Road.
May 31 - Stuart Adamson Memorial Tribute Concert - Barrowlands Glasgow Scotland
Simon Townshend took part, along with many members of the massive Big Country extended family, in this tribute to the late lead singer. The event lasted about 4 hours!
On The Air - performed:
Seven Waves (Simon, Mark Brzezicki, Tony Butler, Bruce Watson, Josh Philips)
Typically English (Tony, Mark, Simon)
Another Planet (Tony, Mark, Simon)

Simon joined the Conrods for Driving To Damascus
and again later for Back In the USSR ans 5:15

The closing number Chance, featured everybody!

You can see a group photo at Steve Harley's site.

 

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This page last updated: Friday, February 3, 2006