THE DIVINE COMEDY

BRIDGEWATER HALL MANCHESTER TUESDAY 26th April 2022.

ACT 1. BARBARA 7-45pm -8-15 pm.

This amazing new Band formed by brothers Henry & John Tydeman.

Line Up Vocals ex. ex. Lead ex. ex. Bass ex. ex. Keys ex. ex. Drums ex.

ex. This is a very talented Band of musicians with Amazing Front Man.

Song 1. Let Me Talk About ex. ” The people ” ” I’m lying outside ”

” The rest of the world don’t know ” ” She made it ” ” This country”

” Her lips won’t save her ” ” I’m waiting outside ” ” It get me down”

Amazing song arrangement with outstanding sounds from the Band.

Song 2. Communication ex. No set list some tittles could be wrong.

” I’m standing ” ” Something for you ” ” It turns out ” ” Consent

everything ” ” Try to ” ” It turns out in the ” ” The chatting to ”

” Comeback ” ” When you have had enough ” ” She’s trying to talk

to you ” ” The communications ” Brilliant music arrangement. ”

Song 3. Pretty Strange Guy ex. ” There a kind of beach ” ” They

were all on the side ” ” Ever seen you ” ” They are always on the

side ” In a meal shape life ” ” God always knows ” ” Now your

back ” ” Living a simple shape life ” ” God only knows ” Magic .

Song 4. Rainy Days In June vg. ” It won’t go far ” ” God knows ”

” I remember there were thousands of people ” ” The rainy

days in June ” ” La Di Dum ” Crowd singing & clapping . Love It.

Song 5. Not A Poor Aftershave ex. ” In a town she’s never

herd of ” ” Into Black ” ” The Questions ” ” When you will ”

” It’s hardly a situation ” ” Can it be ” ” The answer to the

question ” ” Oh I am ” ” There a spider in my head ” Love It .

Song 6. Don’t Send Messages ex. ” Have you seen ” ” If you

like it I will need a lot ” ” Take my hand ” ” I’m all on my own”

” See there ” ” I don’t mean to be rude ” ” Should have none ”

” The tears we fall ” Brilliant song-writing & overall sounds .

Song 7. My Love Seems ex. Last Song. ” Does anybody know”

” You know your name ” ” What should I do ” ” When you

don’t feel like this ” ” I’ve seen your face ” ” Back it’s true ”

” Dare I say ” ” I’ll never be ” This truly has been a great new

Band & a brilliant Set from these talented musicians. Magic.

THE DEVINE COMEDY.

This was my first time seeing this Band I Was Blown Away. A

Pop Band from Northern Ireland Formed in 1989. Front man

Neil Hannon has been the only constant member of the group.

The Band has released 12 Studio Albums & between 1996 /

1999 nine singles released by the band. Made the UK Top 40

Genres Barque Pop / Brit Pop / Chamber Pop Years Present

1989 to Present. Band Members Neil Hannon Vocal / Guitar ex.

ex. ex. Tosh Flood Guitar ex. ex. ex. Simon Little Bass ex. ex. ex.

Adrian Piano ex. ex. ex. Ian Watson Accordion / Keyboards ex.

ex. ex. Tim Weller Drums / Percussion ex. ex. ex. Studio Albums

Fanfare For The Comic Music (1990). Liberation. ( 1993)

Promenade ( 1994) Casanova ( 1996 ) Short Album About Love

( 1997) Fin De Siecle ( 1998) Regeneration ( 2001 ) Absent

Friends ( 2004) Victory for the Comic Music ( 2006) Bang Go

Knighthood ( 2010) Forever Land ( 2016) Politics ( 2019)

Song 1. Absent Friends ex. ” Happy days ” ” See birds singing ”

” Such tropical dreams ” ” The finale smoke ” ” The great escape”

” Trying to be ” ” Like the blue ” ” No one child ” Keys / Accordion.

” It will always end ” ” Race your glasses to Absent friends ”

Outstanding music arrangement & brilliant song-writing Love It.

Song 2. Indie Disco ex. ” At the Indie Disco ” ” My baby to the

morning light ” ” You got to take ” ” A bunch of flowers ” ” Lay

for ever ” ” Strangers at each others feet at the indie disco”

” My favourite song ” Neil amazing front man & Band. Magic.

Song 3. Alfie ex. ” What to do ” ” I can’t find the word ” ” It’s

the time to say what you mean ” ” Let of some steam ”

” More I like to see some money ” ” There was a time ” ” To

the kind ” ” A girl to mess my head ” ” Being more like Alfie”

Song 4. Everybody knows ex. ” Everybody loves you ” ” Stars”

in my love ” ” Except you ” ” Everybody Know I adore you”

” I’ll get through to you ” ” The last thing I do ” ” I’m going

crazy ” ” Except you ” This Band is so magical tonight. Magic.

Song 5. Bad Ambassador ex. ” I want you ” ” I want to feel ”

” My heart retires ” ” All these nations ” ” It will always be ”

” I want to hold your hand ” ” Don’t ask me why ” ” I leave

it up to you ” ” What are you searching for ” ” ” So much

more ” The live sounds are out of this world & Vocals Magic.

Song 6. Best Mistakes ex. ” I will find ” ” Reading & writing so

Confusing ” ” I day my ” ” The best to come ” ” Sitting at the

station ” ” Overnight Sensation ” First mistakes I’ve made ”

” On the merry go round ” ” All communication’s ” ” I’ve made

to understand ” ” Like a preacher ” ” A simple man ” Love It .

Song 7. Certainty Of Chance ex. ” A butterfly flies through the

rain & turns the wind to the hurricane ” ” I know that will

happen ” ” Cause I believe in the certainty of chance ” ” A

school boy yarns sits back & hits return sits back & hits return”

” While around the world computers crash & burn ” ” I know

this will happen cause I believe in a certainty of chance ”

” And I believe I can see clearly now ” Brilliant arrangement.

Song 8. To The Rescue ex. ” Don’t you ” ” Let try to me ” ” There

no one else ” ” Dream that ” ” That’s the time I take ” ” To the

rescue ” Keys / Accordion Brilliant ” When nobody else will

come ” ” To the rescue ” Outstanding playing from Band .

Song 9. Generation Sex ex. ” The girls ” ” That OK ” ” We shout”

” Take that ” ” Through the night ” ” In this world ” Magic Vocals.

” Generations say ” ” We realise ” ” Really want it better” Spoken

word B/T. Amazing Keyboards & a fantastic overall sounds. Magic.

Song 10. Gin Soaked Boy ex. ( First time played on tour in 15

years ” ” I was so good ” ” I will stand ” ” The gin filled boy ” ” The

ghost in the machine ” ” I’m the sunset in the east ” ” I’m the

hero ” ” I’m made of sin ” ” I’m the girl in the gypsy boy ” ” I’m

the world you never see ” ” I am the ” ” I’m the spirit in the sky”

” Who am I ” A brilliant production number & Sounds Interval .

ACT 2.

Song 11. Lady Of A Certain Age ex. ” Back in the days ” ” London

to Capri ” The dizzy heights ” ” Of society ” ” A lady of a certain

age ” ” This could be ” ” You had all these ” ” The socialist ”

” Keep your ” ” The sunlight ” ” A lady of a certain age ” ” Back in

Surrey ” ” Your daughter never finished school ” ” The light of

you ” Bass / Double Bass . Amazing arrangement & Song-writing.

Song 12. Songs Of Love ex. ” Through the streets & Coffee shops”

” Beautiful young people run around with desire ” ” Circle above ”

” They come ” ” Let the sunshine from above ” Fill you with songs

of love ” Another production number filling the air with magic.

Song 13. Love What You Do ex. ” Regeneration Love will do ” ” You

are coming back ” ” If you want it ” ” If you need it ” ” Running

around in circles ” ” You got to prove ” ” What you do ” ” What

ever will be ” ” If you need it ” ” Go & get it ” D/B / Bass Love It.

Song 14. Norman & Norma ex. ” Pina Colada ” ” Oh Norman it’s

never fast like this ” ” Norman Norman think of your daughter ”

” I never new a kiss like this before ” ” Going to Saxon ” Fighting

this ” There Song-writing & Lyrics are out of this world. Love It.

Song 15. Your Daddy’s Car ex. ” You took your daddy’s car ” ” Took

it to the sea ” ” We find a place to park ” ” It’s the only time we

are worthy of ” ” We took daddy car to town ” Fantastic Song .

Song 16. Our Mutual Friend ” ” Out of mind ” ” I saw in the park”

” We talk about ” ” Our mutual friend ” Bass/ D/ Bass ” All my

friends to tea ” She told me she’s found of me ” ” As we sang the

sun don’t shine any more ” ” We kissed & fell unconscious ” ” I

woke up the next day ” ” All I found was her ” Vocal Amazing .

Song 17. How Can You Leave ex. ” How can it be ” You left me

on my own ” ” I’m searching for my ” ” How can you leave ”

” On my own ” ” I took a cup of tea ” ” How can you leave

me on my own ” ” When you left me ” ” My daughter said

no to resent me ” ” How can you leave me on my own” Love It.

Song 18. Something For The Weekend ex. ” We share ” ” All is”

” All I do ” ” You said ” ” Something in the weekend ” ” Talking

to the ” ” Something in the weekend ” ” These wicked ways ”

” It something on the weekend ” ” It’s over there ” Brilliant Song.

Song 19. I Like ex. ” Take me to the dancing ” ” My life ” ” Your

next to me ” ” You make me look all right ” ” I like these songs

you sing like a baby ” ” Dancing all night ” ” Move your spirit with

me ” ” It’s a life ” ” The way you do ” ” The crazy things ” Love It.

Song 20. National Express ex. ( A Big Hit for them) ” Take to the

people ” ” I’m on my way ” ” National Express ” Another amazing

arrangement with pure Magic playing from the band. Outstanding.

Song 21 Perfect Love Song ex. ” Give me your love ” ” And I’ll give

you the perfect love song ” Give me you word ” ” That you’ll be true

to me always come what may ” ” Forever & a day ” ” No matter

what they say ” ” Well hold on to each other ” ” Til we’re old & grey”

Song 22. Tonight We Fly ex. ” Tonight we fly ” ” Over the houses ”

” The streets & the trees ” ” Over the dogs down below ” ” They’ll

bark at our shadows ” ” As we float by on the breeze ” ” Tonight we

fly ” ” Over the chimney tops ” ” Skylights & slates ” ” Looking into

all our lives ” ” And wondering why ” ” Happiness is so hard to find”

This truly has been a Magical experience & a wonderful Set from

this amazing talented Band of musicians at the Amazing Bridge

Water Hall Manchester a place were magic starts. Just love It.

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