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2 May 1979 - Liverpool Empire, Liverpool, England [Audio - Audience]

By-Tor X-1

Staff member

1979-05-02 - Liverpool, England
Secret Empire

Track Listing:

01 - Anthem
02 - A Passage To Bangkok
03 - By-Tor And The Snow Dog
04 - Xanadu
05 - Something For Nothing
06 - The Trees
07 - Cygnus X-1
08 - Hemispheres
09 - La Villa Strangiato
10 - Drum Solo

This recording is missing Closer To The Heart and A Farewell To Kings, which would've been between Hemispheres and La Villa Strangiato.
This recording is also missing 2112, Working Man, Bastille Day, and In The Mood, which would've been between La Villa and Neil's drum solo.
All of these missing songs apparently were recorded, but intentionally left off the copy tape made by the original taper.
There is a short cut at the beginning of The Sphere section of Hemispheres, but otherwise, all the songs we do have are complete.
The final instrumental flourishes from the band also seem to have been cut from the end of Neil's drum solo, so we don't hear Geddy say goodnight and close out the concert.
Circumstances was dropped from the setlist towards the end of the Hemispheres tour for all European dates, which would have been from April 23 and onward.