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Perpetual Groove @ Martyrs

Morning, folks…

It was a fun week on there here Live Music Blog. Too bad I missed the Bjork show the Auditorium Theater on Saturday night. Greg Kot got to go and said this…

For the closing “Declare Independence,” the singer sounded like the teenage punk she once was. “Raise your flag!” she commanded. “Higher! Higher!” her band responded. Though the singer didn’t mention it, there was a political message underlying many of these songs. “Army of Me” said it best: “Stand up, you’ve got to manage.”

Be yourself, in other words. All one had to do was look at the stage to see an example of that in action.

Read on for your full weekly roundup and look for plenty more updates this week as we settle into our workweek. We’re hitting a couple of the Arcade Fire shows this weekend at the Chicago Theater, so hope to have some photo updates soon after. Pitchfork just published an interview with the band (i.e. Win Butler); I’ll be catching up on that today.

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  • Matt Hedegard

    Setlist for Bjork 5/12/2007

    Cover Me
    Earth Intruders
    Venus As A Boy
    Aurora
    Unison
    All Is Full of Love
    Immature
    Pleasure Is All Mine
    It’s Not Up To You – ->
    Unravel (partial)
    Pagan Poetry
    Army Of Me
    Innocence
    Bachelorette
    Wanderlust
    Hyper-Ballad
    Pluto Set II
    ENCORE:
    Oceania
    Declare Independence

  • Matt Hedegard

    Setlist for Bjork 5/12/2007

    Cover Me
    Earth Intruders
    Venus As A Boy
    Aurora
    Unison
    All Is Full of Love
    Immature
    Pleasure Is All Mine
    It’s Not Up To You – ->
    Unravel (partial)
    Pagan Poetry
    Army Of Me
    Innocence
    Bachelorette
    Wanderlust
    Hyper-Ballad
    Pluto Set II
    ENCORE:
    Oceania
    Declare Independence

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  • http://blog.wikimusicguide.com your wiki guide

    Well.. i think this will be a very busy week for everyone. i just love to read each week’s round up, it keeps me updated!