City: New York, NY, USA
Venue: Madison Square Garden
Date: September 29, 1980

Setlist:
Jailhouse Rock, We Will Rock You (fast), Let Me Entertain You, Play The Game, Mustapha, Death On Two Legs, Killer Queen, I'm In Love With My Car, Get Down Make Love, You're My Best Friend, Save Me, Now I'm Here, Dragon Attack, Now I'm Here (reprise), Fat Bottomed Girls, Love Of My Life, '39 (intro), Keep Yourself Alive, drum/guitar solos, Brighton Rock (ending), Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Bohemian Rhapsody, Tie Your Mother Down, Another One Bites The Dust, Sheer Heart Attack, We Will Rock You, We Are The Champions, God Save The Queen



 

Freddie makes small talk with the audience before Save Me again. "I was thinking of shaving my moustache off last night." The audience approve of the idea. He continues, saying "I decided to keep it," to a mixed reaction. "Who said boo, anyway?"

Brian plays a few bars of '39 after Love Of My Life (perhaps he missed playing it?). The song would only be referenced two more times in concert: in Leiden '84 and Cologne '86.

Freddie, before Crazy Little Thing Called Love. "We've written a lot of weird songs in our time, let me tell you. I think, in my estimation, this is one of them."

The first picture was taken by Jeff Goldsmith, and the others were submitted by Fabio Minero. The band are seen backstage on one of these nights at the Garden with the opening act, "Dakota." Brian May poses with their guitarist, Jerry Hludzik, in the last picture.


Recording length: 111 minutes (2 CD, complete)
Quality: B-
Source: Audience
Lineage: AUD > Master Cassette > 1st Gen Cassette > Standalone CDR (1)
Track listing:
Jailhouse Rock, We Will Rock You (fast), Let Me Entertain You, Play The Game, Mustapha, Death On Two Legs, Killer Queen, I'm In Love With My Car, Get Down Make Love, You're My Best Friend, Save Me, Now I'm Here, Dragon Attack, Now I'm Here (reprise), Fat Bottomed Girls, Love Of My Life, '39 (part), Keep Yourself Alive, drum/guitar solos, Brighton Rock (reprise), Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Bohemian Rhapsody, Tie Your Mother Down, Another One Bites The Dust, Sheer Heart Attack, We Will Rock You, We Are The Champions, God Save The Queen


The taper was smarter on the second and third nights, learning from the cuts on last night's recording. He'd flip the tape after Save Me, as it was about 40 minutes into the show. The recording plays slightly too slow.




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