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2018-06-26 The Killers - RDS Dublin

I can't remember the first time I saw The Killers live... It seems like they played every Oxegen Festival ever! The feeling you get standing in a field singing "I got soul, but I'm not a soldier" with 40,000 other festival goers is very hard to beat!

It had been a while since I last saw them, so when the chance to see them play in Dublin came up recently, I jumped at the chance!

You know what you're going to get from the Killers, a high energy show filled with hits and banter and this gig was no different. The crowd sang every note and, maybe it was the beautiful blue skies and sunshine, but it was glorious.

Earlier in the day, Franz Ferdinand opened proceedings. It had been a very long time since I saw them live, a very very log time. I'm not overly familiar with their newer material, but you couldn't help sing along when you knew the words! I was glad I got in early enough to catch their set and hopefully I'll get to see them again soon enough.

Setlist:
  1. The Man
  2. Somebody Told Me
  3. Spaceman
  4. The Way It Was
  5. Shot at the Night
  6. Run for Cover
  7. Smile Like You Mean It
  8. For Reasons Unknown
  9. The Whole of the Moon (The Waterboys cover)
  10. Tyson vs. Douglas
  11. A Dustland Fairytale
  12. Runaways
  13. Read My Mind
  14. All These Things That I've Done
  15. When You Were Young
Encore:
  1. The Calling
  2. Jenny Was a Friend of Mine
  3. Human
  4. Mr. Brightside
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