1998 - New Recording

February 23 - Belfast Empire Music Hall More
March 11 - Glenrothes Rothes Hall More
March 12 - Inverness Eden Court Theatre
March 13 - Ayr Gaiety Theatre More
March 14 - Burnley Mechanics More
March 17 - Whitehaven Rosehill Theatre
March 18 - Leeds City Varieties
March 19 - Alnwick Playhouse
March 20 - Liverpool Neptune Theatre More
March 21 - South Shields Customs House
March 24 - Shrewsbury Music Hall
March 25 - Cardiff, The Point
March 26 - Milton Keynes Wavendon Studios
March 27 - Tewkesbury Roses Theatre More
March 29 - Croydon Ashcroft Theatre More
March 30 - London Jazz Cafe More
March 31 - London Jazz Cafe More
April 1 - Colchester Arts Centre More
April 2 - Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms More
April 3 - Haywards Heath Clair Hall More
April 4 - Kings Lynn Corn Exchange More
August 11 - Calder's Gilded Balloon Theatre, Edinburgh More
August 18 - Calder's Gilded Balloon Theatre, Edinburgh
August 25 - Calder's Gilded Balloon Theatre, Edinburgh More
August 29 - Greenbelt Festival
September 6 - Victor Jara benefit at London Royal Festival Hall  More
September 13 - Vickers St Theatre Dublin More
September 19 - Ayr Gaiety (Partial Deacon Blue Reunion) More
November 6 - Valencia, Ku-Manises More
November 7 - Madrid, La Sala More

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Belfast Empire Music Hall - February 23rd 1998

My Only Tie
Good Evening Philadelphia
Blue Horse
Wages Day
Cresswell Street
Chocolate Girl
The Further North You Go
Loaded
Earth A Little Lighter
Radio On/Wreck On The Highway
Gentle Teardrops
The Germans Are Out Today
Circus Lights
Peace & Jobs & Freedom
Spencer Tracy
Ash Wednesday
All Over The World

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Glenrothes Rothes Hall - March 11th 1998

My Only Tie
Good Evening Philadelphia
Orphans
Blue Horse
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
Wages Day
Sigh No More/Chocolate Girl
The Further North You Go
On The Line/Dignity
Radio On/In My Hour Of Darkness
Cold Easter
What You Are
The Germans Are Out Today
Back Here in Beanoland
The Undeveloped Heart
Bethlehem's Gate
Ash Wednesday

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Ayr Gaiety Theatre- March 13th 1998

My Only Tie
Blue Horse
Icarus
Earth A Little Lighter
All Over The World
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
The Germans Are Out Today
The Undeveloped Heart
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
What You Are
The Further North You Go
Love Hurts
Wages Day
Loves Great Fears
Raintown
Ash Wednesday

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Burnley Mechanics - March 14th 1998

My Only Tie
Good Evening Philadelphia
Orphans
Icarus
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
Wages Day
The Further North You Go
The Undeveloped Heart
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
What You Are
Chocolate Girl (request)
Bethlehem's Gate
The Germans Are Out Today
Back Here In Beanoland
Raintown
Closing Time

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Liverpool Neptune Theatre - March 20th 1998

Always Alone
Icarus
Orphans
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
Back Here In Beanoland
The Further North You Go
Bethlehem's Gate
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
Cold Easter
What You Are
The Germans Are Out Today
Real Gone Kid
Undeveloped Heart/I'll Get You
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
Wages Day
I'm Different
Loaded

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Tewkesbury Roses Theatre - March 27th 1998

Earth a Little Lighter
Icarus
All Over The World
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
Love and Regret
The Further North You Go
When Will You...
Undeveloped Heart/I'll Get You
Orphans
Cold Easter
What You Are
When Sinners Fall
The Germans Are Out Today
Born in a Storm/Raintown
Bethlehem's Gate
Wages Day
On The Line
Ash Wednesday
Dignity (request)
Back Here In Beanoland

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Croydon Ashcroft Theatre - March 29th 1998

This is a partial setlist.

The Further North You Go
Fellow Hoodlums
Orphans
What You Are
Back Here In Beanoland
Circus Lights
Undeveloped Heart
On The Line/Dignity
The Germans Are Out Today
Icarus
Earth A Little Lighter
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Closing Time
Bethlehem's Gate
Chocolate Girl
Love and Regret/Goin' Back

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Jazz Cafe, London - March 30th 1998

My Only Tie
Fellow Hoodlums
All Over The World
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
The Day That Jackie Jumped The Jail
The Further North You Go
Love and Regret
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
Orphans
What You Are
When Sinners Fall
The Germans Are Out Today
Born In A Storm/Raintown
The Undeveloped Heart
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
When Will You...
Goin' Back

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Jazz Cafe, London - March 31st 1998

This was a special gig, as Lorraine joined Ricky on stage for some of the songs.

Always Alone
Radio On/In My Hour Of Darkness
Icarus
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
I've Been Making Such A Fool/Back Here In Beanoland
Bethlehem's Gate
Undeveloped Heart/I'll Get You
Dignity
Cold Easter
What You Are
The Germans Are Out Today
Love Hurts
Born In A Storm/Raintown
The Further North You Go
The Very Thing
Wages Day
Ash Wednesday
Cover From The Sky
Chocolate Girl

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Colchester Arts Centre - April 1st 1998

My Only Tie
Good Evening Philadelphia
Orphans
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
I've Been Making Such A Fool
Love and Regret
The Further North You Go
Bethlehem's Gate
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
Twist and Shout
What You Are
The Germans Are Out Today
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Undeveloped Heart
Wages Day
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
Loaded
Spencer Tracy

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Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms - April 2nd 1998

My Only Tie
Icarus
Twist and Shout
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
I've Been Making Such A Fool/The Wildness
The Further North You Go
Love's Great Fears
On The Line/Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
Cold Easter
What You Are
Wages Day (request)
The Germans Are Out Today
Circus Lights
Only Love Remains
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
Chocolate Girl
Love and Regret (request)

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Haywards Heath Clair Hall- April 3rd 1998

My Only Tie
Good Evening Philadelphia
Icarus
Cresswell Street
Loaded
The Further North You Go
Done Moaning
Love and Regret
Wages Day
Earth A Little Lighter
Orphans
What You Are
I've Been Making Such A Fool
Back Here In Beanoland
Circus Lights
Undeveloped Heart
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
In The Garden
When Will You...
? Tom Waits cover

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Kings Lynn Corn Exchange - April 4th 1998

Twist and Shout
Earth A Little Lighter
Icarus
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
The Day That Jackie Jumped The Jail
The Further North You Go
Love and Regret
Dignity
Promise You Rain
Cold Easter
What You Are
The Germans Are Out Today
Bethlehem's Gate
Born In A Storm/Raintown
Undeveloped Heart/I'll Get You
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday
Chocolate Girl/My Girl
In The Garden
When Will You...

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Edinburgh - Calders Gilded Balloon - August 11th 1998

I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
I've Been Making Such A Fool
Back Here in Beanoland
The Undeveloped Heart
Dignity
Earth A Little Lighter
Good Evening Philadelphia
What You Are
When Sinners Fall
Love's Great Fears
Closing Time
Ash Wednesday

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Edinburgh - Calders Gilded Balloon - August 25th 1998

Born In A Storm/Raintown
Back Here in Beanoland
My Girl Going To Town
Chocolate Girl
Wake Up And Dream
Your Town
Love's Great Fears
When Will You
Bethlehems Gate
Love and Regret
Goin' Back
Ash Wednesday

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London Royal Festival Hall - September 6th 1998

This was a benefit gig for the Victor Jara trust. Ricky did a 35 minute set, only on the piano.

Circus Lights
Wages Day
The Further North You Go
Jolly Coppers Parade - Randy Newman cover
When Will You...
Dignity
Victor Jara - Cover with Capercaille. More details here

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Dublin, Vickers Street - September 13th 1998

Cold Easter
Blue Horse
What You Are
Cresswell Street
Wages Day
The Further North You Go
Love's Great Fears
Bethlehem's Gate
I Sing About You
Earth A Little Lighter
Icarus
Wake Up And Dream
Your Town
Love & Regret
When Will You...
Birmingham
Closing Time

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Ayr Gaiety - September 19th 1998

Ricky, Lorraine, Jim and Dougie had a small reunion in Ayr at the Gaiety Theatre along with a host of others to raise some money for a scholarship fund. The fund is for SMART, the new school of music and recording technology to be built in Ayr. The band played for about half an hour, and it was just like old times.

Love Train
My Girl
Love Hurts
Dark End Of The Street - with David Scott from the Pearlfishers
I'll Never Fall In Love Again
Fergus Sings The Blues
Wages Day
Dignity

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Valencia - Ku Manises - November 6th 1998

Circus Lights
I'm Sure Buddy Would Know
Wages Day
Back Here In Beanoland
Closing Time
Blue Horse - with Mick Slaven
Cold Easter - with Mick Slaven
What You Are - with Mick Slaven
Wake Up And Dream - with Mick Slaven
I Sing About You - with Mick Slaven
Cover From The Sky - with Lorraine
Raintown - with Lorraine
The Further North You Go - with Lorraine
Dark End Of The Street - with Lorraine
When Will You... - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Love and Regret - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Bethlehem's Gate - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Dignity
Ash Wednesday
Your Town - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
All Over The World - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven

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Madrid - La Sala - November 7th 1998

My Only Tie
Icarus - with Mick Slaven
Wake Up And Dream - with Mick Slaven
Wages Day
Undeveloped Heart
Gentle Teardrops
Blue Horse - with Mick Slaven
Cold Easter - with Mick Slaven
What You Are - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Cover From The Sky - with Lorraine
The Very Thing - with Lorraine
Loaded - with Lorraine
Raintown - with Lorraine
Love and Regret - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
When Will You... - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Bethlehem's Gate - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
Dignity
Your Town - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven
All Over The World - with Lorraine and Mick Slaven

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