The Police - Concert information

[Updated: August 12, 2001]

18-10-1980 / Essen / Grugahalle / GERMANY
Voices Inside My Head - Don't Stand So Close To Me - Walking On The Moon - Deathwish - Fall Out - Man In The Suitcase - Bring On The Night - De Do Do Do De Da Da Da - Truth Hits Everybody - Shadows In The Rain - When The World Is Running Down - The Bed's Too Big Without You - Driven To Tears - Message In A Bottle - Roxanne ** Can't Stand Losing You ** Next To You - So Lonely
Setlist same as: 28-08-1980, but The Bed's Too Big Without You and When The World Is Running Down were switched. Man In The Suitcase and Shadows In The Rain were added.
Festival line-up: Graham Parker, The Police, Jack Bruce.
The Police performed at the seventh edition of the annual "Rockpalast Nacht" concert, which was held on the night of 18 and 19 October. It was broadcasted live on TV and radio across various countries in Europe.
During this event Sting met David Sancious for the first time, who was the keyboardist in Jack Bruce's band. In the period from 1990 to 1994 David worked with Sting on two of his albums and tours.

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