In The Flesh Live is a live album and DVD by Roger Waters who was previously the main songwriter for Pink Floyd.
It was recorded at concerts in Phoenix, Arizona, Las Vegas, Nevada, Irvine, California and Portland, Oregon in June 2000. It was released in December 2000.
Songs On Roger Waters In The Flesh Live
1. In the Flesh
2. The Happiest Days of Our Lives
3. Another Brick In the Wall, Pt. 2
5. Get Your Filthy Hands off My Desert
6. Southampton Dock
7. Pigs on the Wing, Pt.1
9. Welcome to the Machine
10. Wish You Were Here
11. Shine on You Crazy Diamond (Pt. 1-8)
12. Set the Controls For the Heart of the Sun
1. Breathe (In the Air)
4. The Pros and Cons of Hitch Hiking Part 11 (aka 5:06 a.m. – Every Stranger’s Eyes)
5. Perfect Sense (Pt. I and II)
6. The Bravery of Being Out of Range
7. It’s a Miracle
8. Amused to Death
9. Brain Damage
11. Comfortably Numb
12. Each Small Candle
All 24 songs also appear on the DVD.
As you can see, a good number of them go back to his days with Pink Floyd with songs from Dark Side Of The Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and The Wall.
The band that Roger Waters put together includes Andy Fairweather Low and Snowy White.
Buying In The Flesh Live
I’ve seen the DVD and CD packaged together and also sold separately.
What Do You Think?
As the writer and main songwriter for Floyd, I feel his presence is missed. How well do you think this stands up to live albums from his former band?
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