Giving The Game Away Tour

1998 - The Ho-ho-home For Xmas Tour

December 5 - London - Forum
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Giving The Game Away / You Can't Live Your Life In A Day /Pilot Of My Dreams / Just Another Suicide / Numb / Higher Ground / The Only One / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / She's So Fine Encores: Play That Funky Music / Hold On (I'm Coming) (With Spike) / You Can Leave Your Hat On / Dirty Love / An Englishman On Holiday / Merry Xmas Everybody (with Spike)

December 6 - Wolverhampton - Civic Hall
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Giving The Game Away / You Can't Live Your Life In A Day /Pilot Of My Dreams / Just Another Suicide / Numb / An Englishman On Holiday (including 'Close To You') / Higher Ground / The Only One / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / She's So Fine Encores: Play That Funky Music / Hold On (I'm Coming) (With Spike) / You Can Leave Your Hat On / Dirty Love / Merry Xmas Everybody (with Spike)

December 7 - Nottingham - Rock City
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Giving The Game Away / You Can't Live Your Life In A Day /Pilot Of My Dreams / Just Another Suicide / Numb / An Englishman On Holiday (including 'Close To You') / Higher Ground / The Only One / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / She's So Fine Encores: Play That Funky Music / Hold On (I'm Coming) (With Spike) / 7 O'clock (With Spike) / You Can Leave Your Hat On / Dirty Love / Merry Xmas Everybody (with Spike and Razor Babies)

1999 - The Giving The Game Away Japan Tour

May 1 - Umeda Heat Beat, Osaka

Set list: Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Higher Ground / Does It Feel Like Love? / All I Ever Wanted / Time To Get Tough / Empty City / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encores: Play That Funky Music / It's Another Day / Dance To The Music / Lazy Sunday Afternoon / Dirty Love


May 2 - Hibiya Yagai Ongaku-doh, Tokyo
Set list: New York, Now York / Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Higher Ground / Does It Feel Like Love? / Giving The Game Away / Time To Get Tough / Empty City / Just Another Suicide (Including 'I Wish') / She's So Fine Encores: It's Another Day / Play That Funky Music / With A Little Help From My Friends / Stay With Me / Dirty Love

1999 - The Giving The Game Away U.K. Tour

May 25 - Leicester - Leicester Arena
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Giving The Game Away / Higher Ground / Does It Feel Like Love? / Just Another Suicide / Time To Get Tough / Love Walked In / Backstreet Symphony Encores: Gimme Some Lovin' / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love

May 26 - Sheffield - City Hall
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Higher Ground / Gimme Some Lovin' / Giving The Game Away / Time To Get Tough / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encores: Play That Funky Music / Backstreet Symphony / Baby, Please Don't Go / Dirty Love

May 27 - Leeds - Town And Country Club
May 29 - Norwich - UEA

May 30 - Manchester - Apollo
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Higher Ground / Gimme Some Lovin' / Giving The Game Away / Time To Get Tough / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine / Backstreet Symphony Encore: Play That Funky Music / I'm Going Home / Dirty Love

May 31 - Glasgow - Barrowlands
June 2 - Newport - Newport Centre

June 3 - London - Shepherds Bush Empire
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Pilot Of My Dreams / River Of Pain / Numb / Rolling The Dice / I'll Be Waiting / Higher Ground / Gimme Some Lovin' / Giving The Game Away / Time To Get Tough / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / Backstreet Symphony Encore: Play That Funky Music / It's Another Day / An English Man On Holiday / Lazy Sunday Afternoon / Dirty Love

June 5 - Southampton - Guildhall
June 6 - Cambridge - Corn Exchange

1999 - The U.K. Farewell Tour


December 2 - Folkestone - Leas Cliff Hall
December 3 - Liverpool - Royal Court

December 5 - Wolverhampton - Civic Hall
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Low Life In High Places / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin' / I'll Be Waiting / Rolling The Dice / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encore: A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / Don't Wait For Me / Dirty Love

December 6 - Bristol - Colston Hall
December 7 - Nottingham - Rock City

December 9 - York - Barbican
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Low Life In High Places / An Englishman On Holiday / Gimme Some Lovin' / I'll Be Waiting / Rolling The Dice / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encore: A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love

December 10 - Newcastle - City Hall
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Low Life In High Places / An Englishman On Holiday / Gimme Some Lovin' / I'll Be Waiting / Rolling The Dice / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encore: A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love

December 11 - London - Forum
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Low Life In High Places / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin' / I'll Be Waiting / Backstreet Symphony / The Only One / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She's So Fine Encore: An Englishman On Holiday / A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / Don't Wait For Me / Dirty Love

2000 - The Japanese Farewell Tour


March 8 - Junk Box, Nagano
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / ‘Til It Shines / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin’ / I’ll Be Waiting / Fly On The Wall / Backstreet Symphony / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide / She’s So Fine Encore: The Only One / Gimme Shelter / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love

March 9 - Diamond Hall, Nagoya
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Numb / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin’ /Empty City / Rolling The Dice / Backstreet Symphony / Love Worth Dying For / Just Another Suicide / Until My Dying Day Encore: Woman From Tokyo / The Only One / Dirty Love

March 10 - Media Hall, Shizuoka
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Castle In the Sand / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin’ / Future Train / Giving The Game Away / Backstreet Symphony / ‘Til It shines / Fly On the Wall / Just Another Suicide (inc. I Wish) Encore: China Grove / The Only One / Dirty Love

March 12 - Club Citta, Kawasaki
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / ‘Til It Shines / Pilot Of My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin’ / I’ll Be Waiting / Fly On The Wall / An Englishman On Holiday / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide (inc. I wish) / Backstreet Symphony Encore: A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / The Only One / Dirty Love (inc. Satisfaction)

March 13 - Club Citta, Kawasaki
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / I’ll Be Waiting / Pilot Of My Dreams / The Only One / Low Life In High Places / Fly On The Wall / Future Train / Numb / Just Another Suicide / She’s So Fine Encore: Like A Satellite / Does It Feel Like Love? / Woman From Tokyo / Dirty Love

March 14 - Club Citta, Kawasaki
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / Castle In the Sand / Gimme Some Lovin’ / Fly On The Wall / Until My Dying Day / Rolling The Dice / Empty City / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide (inc. I wish ) / Backstreet Symphony Encore: Play That Funky Music / Stay With Me / Dirty Love

March 17 - Umeda Heat Beat, Osaka
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Backstreet Symphony / Higher Ground / Love Worth Dying For / Pilot Of  My Dreams / Gimme Some Lovin' / Til' It Shines / Rolling The Dice / Fly On The Wall / Numb / River Of Pain / Just Another Suicide (inc. I Wish) Encore: A Better Man / Gimme Shelter / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love

March 18 - Umeda Heat Beat, Osaka
Set list: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / I'll Be Waiting / The Only One / Fly On The Wall / You Can't Live Your Life In A Day / Pilot Of My Dreams / Does It Feel Like Love? / In A Broken Dream / River Of Pain / Just Another Suicide (inc. I Wish) Encores: A Better Man / Play That Funky Music / Don't Wait For Me / Dirty Love / Stay With Me (Band perform this song in their underwear...)

March 19 - Club Citta, Kawasaki
Set list: Welcome To The Party / Backstreet Symphony /Higher Ground / Love Worth Dying For / Pilot Of Mt Dreams / Gimmie Some Lovin' / You Can't Live Your Life In A Day / Fly On The Wall / Rolling The Dice / In A Broken Dream / Just Another Suicide (inc. I Wish) Encores: Long Train Running / Bell Boy / Play That Funky Music / Twist And Shout / The Only One / Stay With Me / Cosmetic Punk / Blues Jam / Dirty Love / A Better Man

2000 - The Final Show (Or So We Thought...)

May 4 - Dingwalls, London
Acoustic Set: Stand Up / Low Life In High Places / This Forgotten Town / Lola / Pinball Wizard / Once In A Lifetime / My Brother Jake / I'm One / Stuck In The Middle With You / New York, New York / Close To You / A Better Man
Electric Set: Welcome To The Party / River Of Pain / Higher Ground / In A Broken Dream / Pilot Of My Dreams / Backstreet Symphony / Until My Dying Day / Fly On The Wall / Gimme Some Lovin' / Love Walked In / Just Another Suicide (Including 'I Wish') Encore: Bell Boy / Gimme Shelter / Play That Funky Music / Dirty Love


Thanks to Matthew Davies and Ant (Eccles) for their help with the set lists.

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