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Saturday, June 9th, 2018
8:00 PM
U ARENA
Nanterre-Paris La Defense, France
103 RSVPs
Roger WatersUs+ThemGeorge Roger Waters is an English singer, songwriter, bassist, and composer. In 1965, he co-founded the progressive rock band Pink Floyd with drummer Nick Mason, keyboardist Rick Wright, and guitarist, singer, and songwriter Syd Barrett. Waters initially served as the group`s bassist, but following the departure of Barrett in 1968, he also became their lyricist, co-lead vocalist, and conceptual leader.Pink Floyd achieved international success with the concept albums The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, and The Wall. By the early 1980s, they had become one of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful groups in the history of popular music; by 2013, they had sold more than 250 million albums worldwide. Amid creative differences, Waters left in 1985 and began a legal dispute with the remaining members over their use of the band`s name and material. They settled out of court in 1987, and nearly eighteen years passed before he performed with them again.Waters` solo work includes the studio albums The Pros and Cons of Hitch Hiking, Radio K.A.O.S., Amused to Death, and Is This the Life We Really Want?. In 1990, he staged one of the largest and most extravagant rock concerts in history, The Wall – Live in Berlin, with an official attendance of 200,000. As a member of Pink Floyd, he was inducted into the U.S. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 and the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2005. In the same year he released Ça Ira, an opera in three acts translated from Étienne and Nadine Roda-Gils` libretto about the French Revolution. Later that year, he reunited with Pink Floyd bandmates Mason, Wright and David Gilmour for the Live 8 global awareness event; it was the group`s first appearance with Waters since 1981. He has toured extensively as a solo act since 1999 and played The Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety for his world tour of 2006–2008. In 2010, he began The Wall Live and in 2011 Gilmour and Mason appeared with him during a performance of the double-album in London. As of 2017, the tour is the highest-grossing of all time by a solo artist.
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Fan Live Reviews
Julian
La Plata, Argentina@
Estadio Ciudad de La Plata
November 8th 2018
Roger como siempre nunca decepciona. El show que construye en torno a su presentación musical es digno de presenciar en vivo. Secuencias de imágenes muy bien logradas, juegos de luces que hasta recrean la tapa de The Dark Side of the Moon y la inconfundible Battersea Station con su cerdo volador que se eleva para la segunda mitad del show. Todo esto acompañado por semejante banda de sonido que ni hace falta resaltar la importancia que sus canciones tienen. Los músicos que acompañan A Roger están a su nivel: excepcionales. El sonido (incluyendo los efectos) estuvo muy bien logrado. Mención aparte para el estadio. Cada vez que voy me convenzo más de su potencial desperdiciado: instalaciones muy sucias dan una idea del (no) mantenimiento que tiene, a pesar de recibir (y recaudar grandes sumas de) artistas internacionales.
Cris
Salvador, Brazil@
Arena Fonte Nova
October 19th 2018
O Concerto foi maravilhoso!!! Foi excepcional! Superou minha expectativa.Obrigada, Sir Roger Waters.Quando começou a tocar a musica Time parecia que eu estava sonhando. Obrigada a toda a equipe. Parabéns!!!Espero que aqui em Salvador tenha mais Shows de Bandas desse nível.
Lucas
Sao Paulo, Brazil@
Allianz Parque
October 11th 2018
As a spectacle, it was great. Lights, loud noises, balloons, the usual BUT... His constant social critics are weird and full of contradictions. First, he tells us to resist Zuckerberg and, subsequently, Facebook. But guess what? He has a Facebook page, and it's a verified one... Also, his criticism against Jair Bolsonaro would be ok if he would also criticise Lula, who would marvelously fit as a greedy pig, due to the high quantity of money he stole from every single Brazilian citizen. Come on, Brazil is split into two different concepts and both are full of flaws. If you decide to criticise about one of them, you basically need to criticise the other if you don't want to be seen as a hypocrite. Please.
user14609357
Moscow, Russian Federation@
Olimpiisky Palace
September 1st 2018
The concert was epic!!! It should have 7 stars here. We love you dearly, Mr. Waters! Please come back :) We also love your band and team responsible for visual effects and sound :) But you, sir, our number one :) ❤️
user21521376
Camden, London, UNITED KINGDOM@
Hyde Park
July 7th 2018
officially the best concert I have ever seen in my life. And I saw more than 130 concerts so far. This one, for the quality of the sound, the performance, the music, and the spectacular exhibition and games of lights and balloons and creativity and...well, let's say that I'm still not able to sleep since the excitement. Thanks Mr Waters. Thanks deeply from my heart!
July 2nd 2018
The show was fantastic. From the power station coming out above the crowd, to the backing singers and the light show......amazing!!!! Well worth the money. And Trump is a Bawbag......now that stole the show!!!
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