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What happened to Andy Fairweather Low and Greg Phillinganes regarding Eric Clapton?

If you are also a fan of Eric Clapton, you probably have noticed like me that in the recent probably ten years, Eric almost has a new backup band for him apart from the great bassist Nathan East. I ...
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Halestorm concert location name/location where Lizzy sings/talks the introduction hello to the crowd

Well I hope this question is easier than my last! I saw a full concert recording of Halestorm on YouTube where Lizzy, in her intro sang/ spoke her introductory hello to the crowd! I remember it was a ...
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Why did not I see black people in Rodriguez concert in South Africa?

I just watched the documentary "Searching for Sugar Man". A movie about Rodriguez. In this documentary they said that his music was a big influencer in fighting with music against the apartheid. But ...
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Which concert(s) is featured in Aerosmith's “Crazy” videoclip?

In Aerosmith's Crazy videoclip, there are several scenes of the band playing live, which appear to be from the same concert. Yet, I am unable to find a proper reference for this concert. Wikipedia in ...
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Kraftwerk Synthesizers?

Today, i went to Antwerp to the concert of "Kraftwerk". They are with four standing side by side. It's always the same setup. They all have a special "desk" and at first glance, it seem that they all ...
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Why the majority of bands skip Italy in their European tours? [closed]

I have always been curious why none of my favorite bands tour Italy when they tour all over Europe? (there are very few exceptions) I used to think it was just a coincidence, but lately I have been ...
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What does a rough analysis on this piece give?

I would like some insight into what could be said of this piece in regards to anything that is generally spoken of a piece when it is being analyzed or critiqued. It is called El Viaje Imaginario by ...
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What does a music producer do at a concert?

It's a doubt I have since when I started listening to electronic music. In my head, electronic music is created like this, i.e. sitting at a computer in a comfortable room. There is no real time ...
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Why do some artist have “live” listed with their name in concert line-ups?

I have noticed for some concerts/festivals that some bands (apparently, mostly EDM/DJs) will have "live" listed with their name on a line-up. For example: Check out Matador on this line-up for the ...
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Why do musicians play on carpets?

I oftenly see rock or metal bands playing on carpets while performing on stage or on studio. It's nice to see, but is there a reason for these carpets? Is it for a better sound? For an example, here'...
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Is there a databse of musicians that toured with major bands?

I am looking for a reference or database that lists all the musicians that toured with Led Zeppelin. I'm not looking for the band members themselves, but the backup musicians. I once knew a man who ...
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Why do musicians often change their outfits during a concert?

I noticed that musicians often change their outfits during a concert. This applies not only to solo artists, but also to members of a band (at least lead singers). Why is it important for them to ...
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Term for PA music before a concert starts

I have been to a number of rock concerts. By and large, during the time before the show starts, music is typically played on the PA system. For rock concerts, the PA music is usually the same genre, ...
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What was the last live concert the Beatles played together?

What was the last concert/show John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr played together as the Beatles?
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Why is Nickelback hated?

I recently heard a Nickelback song on the radio which reminded me of them doing some concert and the whole thing going viral. People were planning to boycott their concert. What was/is the reason ...
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How does Skrillex perform live concerts?

I went to a Skrillex concert last year. When Skrillex performs live, what is he doing?
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Longest known live version of Dazed and Confused?

At worst this is a finite list, but does anyone know how long the longest known live version of Dazed and Confused ran, and from which date? There are a heck of a lot of bootlegs out there to cull ...
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Why did Elvis Presley never tour overseas?

Elvis Presley was immensely popular around the world. Surely he could have drawn huge audiences and made a ton of money if he toured overseas. But he never performed anywhere overseas. What was the ...
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What is the largest concert performed?

What is the largest concert performed in terms of paying attendees?
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Who started the encore tradition at concerts?

Was it one band, or is this more tied to a particular genre or era of time?
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Do you need original artist's consent to cover their songs live?

This is a general question. I will use an example only to make it clearer. Let's consider this Anathema's concert - they played covers of Oh! Darling and Another Brick in the Wall, Part 2. Did they ...