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Eric Burdon & the New Animals
Downunder Tour 2000

Photo: Playing Skypilot

Two local pipers assisted with Sky Pilot
The audience were enthusiastic, and Eric Burdon and the New Animals lived up to the expectations of the audience. The performance was polished, and it looked like the band equally enjoyed performing. There was a mix of Animals standards and a few new songs.

Playlist 31 March 2000
  1. Don't Bring Me Down
  2. Boom Boom going into Around & Around
  3. Monterrey
  4. It's My Life
  5. When I Was Young
  6. We've Gotta Get out of this place
  7. The World is a Ghetto
  8. Don't let me be Misunderstood
  9. Roadhouse Blues
  10. Good Times
  11. Paint It Black

  12. Star Spangled Banner (instrumental) intro to
  13. Sky Pilot
  14. House of the Rising Sun
  15. You got me floating

  16. Tobacco Road

Dave, who had already seen them performing in Sydney, said it was the first time on the tour the band had come out for a second encore - a rousing version of Tobacco Road.

Other songs performed on the tour include:

  • Bring it on home to me
  • See See Rider
  • No More Elmore

It was great to see that Sky Pilot has become part of the repertoire again. Eric singing Sky Pilot - Dean Restum in the background. Photo: Eric singing Skypilot

Photo: Martin Gerschwitz with two fans - Julie and Mary-Anne
After the show: Martin with two fans - Julie and Mary-Anne

Two aging hippies!
Eric & Takver
Photo: Eric & Takver

Photo: Merchandise Stand Richard and Lyndall staffing the merchandise stand for the band. Richard has been travelling with the band on their Australian Tour.

During the day Richard has been busy hawking the CD's around music shops. If you wish to buy T-shirts or CD's you can also buy them from the official Eric Burdon website.

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