The Killers gave their tune ‘Stress Machine’ its stay debut on the first of two dates in London final evening (June 3).
The Las Vegas band are halfway by means of a UK and Eire tour proper now and carried out at Arsenal’s Emirate Stadium yesterday.
In the course of the gig, The Killers aired the title observe of their latest album, which was launched final yr, for the primary time. The tune was requested by BBC Radio 2 DJ Jo Whiley, based on frontman Brandon Flowers.
“Jo Whiley, she’s at all times championed us because the very starting – she’s right here tonight,” Flowers instructed the group. “She ought to have a jubilee, proper? She stated some great issues about this subsequent tune and she or he requested it tonight – should you don’t prefer it blame her. It’s referred to as ‘Stress Machine’.”
Whiley later responded to a fan on Twitter thanking her for requesting the observe, saying: “Getting ‘Stress Machine’ performed at a @thekillers present would possibly simply be a life spotlight! Glad you really liked it like me!!”
— Jo Whiley (@jowhiley) June 3, 2022
Watch fan-shot footage of the efficiency above now and see the setlist in full beneath.
The Killers performed:
‘My Personal Soul’s Warning’
‘When You Had been Younger’
‘Jenny Was A Buddy Of Mine’
‘Smile Like You Imply It’
‘Shot At The Evening’
‘Operating In direction of A Place’
‘Any person Advised Me’
‘Hearth In Bone’
‘In The Automotive Outdoors’
‘For Causes Unknown’
‘A Dustland Fairytale’
‘The First Time Ever I Noticed Your Face’
‘Learn My Thoughts’
‘All These Issues That I’ve Completed’
The Killers preceded their present stadium tour with an intimate warm-up show in Sheffield last month. The band appeared on the metropolis’s O2 Academy venue on Could 17, holding their first UK gig since they headlined Glastonbury in 2019.
“Oh, man – it’s such an odd factor that it’s been three years,” Flowers stated throughout that present. “This feels so acquainted however whenever you take a look at the times… it’s been a thousand days. It’s wild. I hope you may inform that we’re real although after we discuss our love for this place. Man… I imply, you modified our lives! And we do love coming right here – that is our religious residence. You took these sentimental Individuals in, and we received’t overlook it.”
Following a second evening on the Emirates Stadium tonight (June 4), The Killers will proceed on their tour with gigs in Falkirk, Norwich, Manchester and Dublin. You can find any remaining tickets for the tour here.
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