The Ventures
The Ventures Band Members: Bob Spalding, Nokie Edwards, Don Wilson, Gerry McGee, Bob Bogle, Leon Taylor.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - Class of 2008

Japan Summer Tour 2011 Set List


Sep, 05 2011

Well, I just returned from Japan where I was delighted to be able to see the concert on Saturday, August 21, at Fuchu (a suburb of Tokyo).  Everyone was in great form, and the show was terrific, incorporating many songs that have either not been played live for a long time, or have never been played live.  The audience was very happy!  Here's the set list:

Bob Spalding Lead set:

Stop Action

The Fugitive

Twisted

Blue Dawn

Walk Don't Run Medley

Gerry McGee Lead set:

Gimme Some Lovin'

Futari No Ginza

Slaughter on 10th Avenue

Last Date

What's I Say (vocal - Gerry)

Drums A Go  Go

Comin' Home Baby

Wipe Out

INTERMISSION

Acoustic set:

Santa Cruz

Ame No Midosuji / Kyoto Bojo

Hokkaido Skies

Classical Gas

Gerry McGee Lead set:

Kyoto No Koi / Paint it Black (Gerry on sitar)

Sea Cruise (vocal - Don)

Who'll Stop the Rain / Bad Moon Rising (medley)

Born to Be Wild

House of the Rising Sun

Hawaii Five-O

Diamond Head / Pipeline (medley)

Encore:

Caravan

Wow ... Don't you wish you could have been there?