Y&T Oxford Academy 3rd November 2009
My love for Y&T is well documented on these pages so I will just list the songs played. No real surprises thrown in just a few welcome returns.
Don't Wanna Lose
Hang em High
Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark
I Beleive In You
Eyes Of A Stranger
Midnight In Tokyo
A choice of Lipstick n'Leather or Contagious....L n'L won the vote
Hell Or High Water
Encores of Knock You Out
2 hours and 10 mins of stunning music. Dave Meniketti(vox/geetar) is just awesome as always. John Nymann gives great support on geetar and backing vox and Mike Vanderhul kicks some serious ass on drums. The only down on the nite was Phil Kennemore's vocal on Squeeze. Terrible and then he ranted on about some old lady who won't let them turn it up cos if they do they might kicked off. He then went out for a fag as Vanderhul did a drum solo and then more ranting. In that time they could have played Contagious.
They will be back next year supporting a new cd lets hope more than the approx 250 who turned up tonite show up, they deserve it. This is the 4th year on the trot they have come over and they don't do bad shows. Go see.
9/10 with Phil losing the mark for his rant.