Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015

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Offline JordanWysong

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Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« on: June 19, 2015, 11:44:13 AM »
This is my best attempt at recounting the setlist. some stuff could be out of order. i'm pretty sure i got everything he played though.

1. annie waits
2. effington
3. not a fan
4. iím not the man
5. the last polka
6. cigarette
7. fred jones part 2
8. zak and sara
9. selfless, cold, and composed
10. jesusland
11. still fighting it
12. bitches ainít shit
13. one angry dwarf and 200 solemn faces
14. song for the dumped
15. stevenís last night in town
16. landed
17. you donít know me
18. kate
19. the luckiest
20. all u can eat
21. rockiní the suburbs
22. army

ENCORE:
23. rock this bitch in dallas
24. evaporated
25. not the same

also got to say hi after the show and get a picture. it was pretty rad. really great show, too. surprisingly, this was my first "and a piano" show.

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Offline Ben_Folds_Fan

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2015, 12:27:42 PM »
No Philosophy??

Interesting that he played cigarette [aka FJ Part 1] right before FJ Part 2.  Did he talk about that or just play them back-to-back.

Would have enjoyed hearing OAD in Houston, but I got Gracie and Boxing so am content.

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Offline JordanWysong

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2015, 12:48:59 PM »
No Philosophy??

Interesting that he played cigarette [aka FJ Part 1] right before FJ Part 2.  Did he talk about that or just play them back-to-back.

Would have enjoyed hearing OAD in Houston, but I got Gracie and Boxing so am content.

Yeah I realized he hadn't played philosophy on the ride home.

He did the story. Everybody went apeshit when he recited the article from "Cigarette" from memory before he played it. Like, that got more applause than the actual song, I think.

He told us he was going to play a slow song for the first song of the encore, and I was hoping for Boxing, but I am content with Evaporated. Heh heh...

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Offline JordanWysong

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #3 on: June 22, 2015, 01:36:24 AM »
Sorry for the double post.

Here's an article about the show from dfw.com:
http://www.dfw.com/2015/06/18/1005830/review-ben-folds-at-house-of-blues.html

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Offline Ben_Folds_Fan

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #4 on: June 23, 2015, 02:19:32 PM »

Here's an article about the show from dfw.com:
http://www.dfw.com/2015/06/18/1005830/review-ben-folds-at-house-of-blues.html

That was a nice review from someone who really seems to understand Ben and his audience.  Thanks for posting it.

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Offline Allison

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #5 on: June 25, 2015, 12:53:53 PM »
Sorry for the double post.

Here's an article about the show from dfw.com:
http://www.dfw.com/2015/06/18/1005830/review-ben-folds-at-house-of-blues.html

Never apologize for a double post! :D
mel (1:10:14 AM): love ben folds or burn!

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Offline JordanWysong

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Re: Dallas, TX House of Blues 6/18/2015
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2015, 08:55:29 PM »