21 years, 9 months and 5 days ago
Friday, August 31, 2001
BankBoston Harborlights Pavilion
I am pretty darned sure that Wonderous Stories was played at this show.
James Hankin & Stephanie Macleod
The band fed off the energy of the crowd much more than in recent stops in Boston. The thundering, standing ovations that began as soon as the opening of CttE wound down, did not cease until the last strains of the encore.
Anderson commented on the intense attention which the audience gave to each piece. This was clearly true, with the exception of the 2 new tunes. Many in the crowd wandered at this point, literally and figuratively. But there were also those, like myself, who had heard the tunes via the web or other shows on tour already and it was intriguing to see how they had evolved ---to me they are getting better, but