Concerts: 1967-2002 Concerts: 2003... Coming Next CDs & DVDs

IN CONCERT: 1967-2002
Collaborators: Fred Kaarls, the Hansens, Kath Anderson, www.BeatlesRoutes.com

The Gibb Brothers started performing before an audience in 1957. We don't have much info about their early years, so in this section you will only find some info for Bee Gees concerts from 1967 onwards.


1967

March 27: The Bee Gees support Fats Domino at the Saville Theatre, London
April 1: The Bee Gees support Fats Domino at the Saville Theatre, London
July 21: The Bee Gees play at Stockholm's Concert House, Sweden
November 19: Bee Gees play at the Saville Theatre in London supported by the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band and The Flowerpot Men

Horizontal Tour (1968)

January 27 : Bee Gees play for the 1st time in the USA at the Anaheim Convention Center in California

February: 6 concerts in Scandinavia

Feb 27-March 6: Germany
Feb 27 Hamburg Musikhalle
March 3 Nürnberg

March 10: Switzerland (Festhalle in Bern)

March 27-May 3: British Islands
London's Royal Albert Hall (March 27th)
Leeds Victoria Hall (29th)
Chester ABC Theatre (30th)
Manchester Palace (31st)
Cambridge ABC Theatre (April 4)
Slough Adelphi (5th)
Sheffield Oval (6th)
Birmingham Theatre (7th)
Carlisle ABC Theatre (10th)
Glasgow Playhouse (11th)
Edinburgh ABC Theatre (12th)
Stockton ABC Theatre (13th)
Liverpool Empire (14th)
Portsmouth Guildhall (17th)
Tooting Granada (18th)
Hanley Rank Theatre (19th)
Bolton Rank Theatre (20th)
Hull ABC Theatre (21st)
Salisbury Rank Theatre (24th)
Romford Rank Theatre (25th)
Exeter Rank Theatre (26th)
Cardiff Rank Theatre (27th)
Dublin ABC Theatre (May 2)
Belfast ABC Theatre (3rd)

August: USA

Oct-Nov: Holland and Germany
31 Oct: Bremen
Royal Albert Hall (March 68)
Forest Hill , New York (August 68)

Playlist (Hamburg):

New York Mining Disaster 1941
To Love Somebody
Jumbo
The Singer Sang Has Song
I Have Decided To Join The Airforce
I Started A Joke
Let There Be Love
Words
I Can't See Nobody
Morning Of My Life
Really And Sincerely
Massachusetts
I've Gotta Get A Message To You
Spicks And Specks
World


2 Years On Tour (1971)

Feb 71: USA

Playlist (New York)

To love somebody
Really and sincerely
Lay it on me
Jingle jangle
In the morning
Holiday
Every second, every minute

I can't see nobody
Words
Portrait of Louise
I started a joke
I've gotta get a message to you
Lonely days
Massachusetts

Trafalgar Tour (1971-2)

July-71: Australia, New Zealand, Israel
July 17: Perth, Australia
Wellington
Auckland

Aug-Oct: USA
Sep 5: Trenton (New Jersey)
Sep 13: Philharmonic Hall in New York City

Feb 72: Australia
On Febr.25 they also played in Amsterdam, Holland, at the Dutch Grand Gala du Disque Populaire, Among Beach Boys, Johnny Cash, Gilbert O’Sullivan, Rod Mckuen and many others The Bee Gees played 5 songs live: New York mining disaster 1941 (short),  Words, My World, Massachusetts and Lonely Days.

March-April: Far East
Mar 19: Bee Gees play in Hong Kong for the first time
Mar 23: Budokan Centre in Tokyo, Japan
Mar 24: Budokan Centre in Tokyo, Japan
April 2: Indonesia


Los Angeles Coliseum
Australia

Playlist (Tokyo):

New York mining disaster
To love somebody
I started a joke
In the morning
World
Words
How can you mend a broken heart
My world
Melody fair
First of May
Massachusetts
Lonely days
And the sun will shine
On time
Jingle jangle
I can't see nobody
I've gotta get a message to you
Spicks and specks


To whom it may concern Tour (1972)

August: USA
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium
Nashville Municipal Auditorium



Santa Monica Civic Auditorium


Life in a tin can Tour (1973)


Feb 19 Royal Festival Hall in London

Feb-Mar: Canada and USA
Mar 5: New York

June 24 London Palladium

Sep: Far East
16 sep: Tokyo

London Palladium


Playlist (Tokyo):

New York Mining Disaster 1941 (instr)
To Love somebody
Really and sincerely
Lay it on me
Saw a new morning
I can't see nobody
Words
In the morning
Living in Chicago
Don't forget to remember
Wouldn't I be someone
I started a joke
My World
Run to me
How can you mend a broken heart
I've gotta get a message to you
Massachusetts
Lonely days


Mr Natural Tour (1974)

April-May: UK clubs
April 28: Batley Variety Club in Leeds
May 16: Golden Garter theatre-restaurant in Manchester

Aug- October: Canada, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Far East
Aug 21: Halifax (Canada)
Aug 31: Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg (Canada)
Sep: Auckland
Sep 20: Brisbane's Festival Hall
Sep: Melbourne
Sep: Perth
Oct: Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
Oct: Philippines
Oct: Hong Kong
Oct: Japan (15 dates)
Oct: Anchorage (Alaska)

Playlist (Melbourne):

Spicks and Specks
Road to Alaska
Mr. Natural
And the sun will shine
I can't see nobody
Run to me
Lay it on me
In the morning
Alexander's Ragtime Band
To love somebody
I started a joke
How can you mend a broken heart
Words
I've gotta get a message to you
Massachusetts
Lonely days


Main Course Tour (1975)

May-July: USA


Sep: Canada


Playlist (New York):

I've gotta get a message to you
Edge of the universe
Come on over
Don't wanna live inside myself
Lay it on me
Words
Heavy breathing
New York mining disaster

Medley :
Run to me
World
Holiday
I can't see nobody



How can you mend a broken heart
I started a joke
Jive talkin'
Road to Alaska
To love somebody
Nights on Broadway
Wind of change
Lonely days
Jive talkin'


Children of the world Tour (1976) 

Nov-Dec: USA
Dec 2: Madison Square Garden in New York City
Dec 10: Omaha, Nebraska
Dec 20: The Forum, Los Angeles (recorded for Here at last. Available on CD)


Playlist (Los Angeles):

I've gotta get a message to you
Love so right
Edge of the universe
Come on over
Can't keep a good man down

Medley:
New York mining disaster
Run to me
World
Holiday
I can't see nobody
I started a joke
Massachusetts



How can you mend a broken heart
To love somebody
You should be dancing
Boogie child
Down the road
Words
Wind of change
Nights on Broadway
Jive talkin'
Lonely days.
You should be dancing


Spirits having flown Tour (1979)

June-Oct: USA and Canada

June 28 Ft. Worth
June 29 Austin
June 30 Houston
July 2 Denver
July 3 Salt Lake City
July 5 San Diego
July 7 Los Angeles
July 10 Oakland
July 13 Seattle
July 15 Vancouver
July 17 Portland
July 21 Saint Paul
July 24 Aimes
July 25 Madison
July 26 Indianapolis
July 28 Pontiac
July 30 Chicago
August 1 St. Louis
August 3 Tulsa
August 4 Oklahoma City
August 27 New Haven
August 28 Providence
August 31 Toronto (Ca)
September 1 Montreal (Ca)
September 4 Pittsburgh
September 7-9 New York
September 14 Buffalo
September 15 Cinncinati
September 18 Cleveland
September 21 Philedelphia
September 24 Washington DC
September 26 Norfolk
September 28 Birmingham
September 29 Atlanta
October 2 Greensboro
October 3 Columbia
October 4 Jacksonville
October 5 Miami
Houston

Playlist (Los Angeles. Montreal):

Tragedy
Edge of the universe
Night fever
Love so right
Stayin' alive

Medley:
New York mining disaster
Run to me
Too much heaven
Holiday
I can't see nobody
Lonely days
I started a joke
Massachusetts

How can you mend a broken heart
Nights on Broadway
To love somebody
Words
Wind of change
How deep is your love
Jive talkin'

Encore:
You should be dancing

The Band:
Alan Kendall (guitar)
Joey Murcia (guitar)
Harold Cowart (bass)
Blue Weaver (keyboards)
George Bitzer (keyboards)
Dennis Bryon (drums)
Joe Lala (percussion)
The Boonero Horns: Peter
Graves, Neil Bonsanti, Bill
Purse, Ken Faulk, Whit
Sidener, Stan Webb (brass)


1988

May 15:Bee Gees apperance at the Atlantic Records 40th Anniversary commemoration at the Madison Square Garden. They perform "To love somebody," "Lonely days" and "Jive talkin"

June 5: Bee Gees play  "Jive talkin" and "You win again" at the Prince's Trust Concert (Royal Albert Hall, London) [Available on DVD]

June 11: Bee Gees play '"Ive gotta get a message to you" and "You win again" at Nelson Mandela's Tribute Concert (Wembley stadium, London) [Available on video]


One for all Tour (1989)  

May 3-July 1: Europe
May 3: Dortmunt (Germany)
May 5: Rotterdam ( Holland): The Ahoy Sport Palace
May 9: Copenhagen (Denmark)
May 13 Nurnburg (Germany)
May 15 Frankfurt (Germany)
June 1: Wembley Arena (London)

July-Sept: USA
July 29: Minnesota
Aug 3 Columbia, Maryland
Sep 2: Shoreline Amphitheater in San Francisco

Nov: Australia
Nov 7: Canberra
Nov 9: Adelaide
Nov 17 & 18: Melbourne (taped. Available on DVD)

Nov-Dec: Japan

The Band:
Alan Kendall (guitar)
Tim Cansfield (guitar)
George 'Chocolate' Perry (bass)
Gary Moberley (keyboards)
Vic Martin (keyboards)
Michael Murphy (drums)
Tampa Murphy (backing vocals)
Linda Harmon (backing vocals)
Phyllis St. James (backing vocals, percussion)

Playlist (Melbourne):

Ordinary lives
Giving up the ghost
To love somebody
I've gotta get a message to you
One
Words
Juliet
Lonely days

Medley:
New York mining disaster
Holiday
Too much heaven
Heartbreaker
Islands in the stream
Saved by the bell
World

How deep is your love
It's my neighborhood
Stayin' alive
House of shame
I started a joke
Massachusetts
Nights on Broadway
Jive talkin'
You win again
You should be dancing

In Japan they also played Tokyo Nights and Melody Fair.
And in Dortmund and Rotterdam, The Longest Night.


High civilization Tour (1991)

May-July: Europe

May 25 Kiel (Germany)
June 6 Hamburg (Germany)
June 10 Esplanade du Cinquantenaire, Brussels (Belgium)
June 25 Barcelona (Spain)
June 26 Madrid (Spain)
July 4 Dublin (Ireland)
July 6 Birmingham (UK)

Sep 26: Bee Gees play at the Hurricane Andrew Relief Concert in Miami

Playlist (London):

Tragedy
You win again
I've gotta get a message to you
Juliet
House of shame
The only one
When he's gone
To love somebody
Ghost train
How can you mend a broken heart
One
High civilization
Words
Stayin' alive

Medley:
In the morning
And the sun will shine
World
Too much heaven
Heartbreaker
Holiday
Saved by the bell
Run to me
New York mining disaster

Lonely days
Dimensions
I started a joke
Massachusetts
Secret love
Jive talkin'

On the first concert (Kiel, Germany) they played 'Wish You Were Here'
In Brussels they also played 'Party With No Name'


1993

November 7: Orlando, Florida

One night only (1997-9)

Nov 14, 97: Las Vegas, USA (Taped. Available on CD and DVD)
Aug 29, 98: Dublin, Ireland
Sep 5, 98: London, Britain
Oct 17, 98: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Nov 28, 98: Pretoria, South Africa
Mar 20, 99: Auckland, New Zealand
Mar 27, 99: Sydney, Australia

The Band:
Alan Kendall (guitars)
Matt Bonelli (bass)
Steve Rucker (drums, percussion)
Ben Stivers (keyboards)
Stephen Gibb (guitar)



Also in 1998 (January 31st) Bee Gees play at the
Saturday Night Fever Reunion Concert at the 
Madison Square Garden in New York

Playlist (London):

You should be dancing
Alone
Massachusetts
To love somebody
I've gotta get a message to you
Words
Closer than close
Islands in the stream
One
For whom the bell tolls
Don't throw it all away
Night fever
More than a woman
Lonely days

Medley:
New York mining disaster
Too much heaven
I can't see nobody
And the sun will shine
How can you mend a broken heart
Heartbreaker
Guilty

Ellan Vannin
Chain reaction
Immortality
Tragedy
I started a joke
You win again
Grease
Jive talkin'
How deep is your love
Stayin' alive
You should be dancing


An Evening with the Bee Gees

Fort Lauderdale, Florida - Dec 31, 99

An Evening with the Bee Gees

You can read more about this concert at this site: Stage Shots

Playlist:

You should be dancing
Alone
Massachusetts
To love somebody
Gotta get a message to you
Words
Closer than close
Islands in the stream
One
(Our love) Don't throw it all away
Night fever
More than a woman
For whom the bell tolls
Lonely days

Medley:
New York mining disaster
Too much heaven
Holiday
Heartbreaker
How can you mend a broken heart
Turn of the century
Children of the world
Guilty

Ellan Vannin
Tragedy
I started a joke
You win again
Grease
How deep is your love
Stayin alive
Jive talkin
You should be dancing

Wango Tango concert

Dodgers Stadium, Los Angeles
June 17, 2001



Playlist:

This is where I came in
I've gotta get a message to you
To love somebody
Lonely days
Massachusetts
I started a joke
Man in the middle
She keeps on coming
How deep is your love
Night fever
More than a woman
Jive talkin'
Stayin' alive
You should be dancing


Love and Hope Ball

Miami Beach, February 23, 2002

This was the last chance to see the three brothers perform live.

First Barry and Maurice played Words and songs by the Beatles, Elvis Presley, Roy Orbison, The Everly Brothers... and then Robin joined them to perform some Bee Gees hits.

Playlist:

Get back
Candy man
Shahdaroba
Lady Madonna
Love hurts
Heartbreak Hotel
Imagine
Bye, bye love
Words

Lonely days
To love somebody
How can you mend a broken heart
Jive talkin'
You should be dancing


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