Part 2 in a continuum of Led Zeppelin concerts I witnessed in Chicago 1977. Jimmy Page Led Zeppelin Hard Rock Robert Plant Greatest Rock Bands Best Rock Les Paul Great Bands Cool Bands. Apr 17, 2017 - Led Zeppelin, II, III, IV, Houses of the Holy and Physical Graffiti | Led Zeppelin - Official Website More information Chicago 1977 (Ambassador East Hotel) Jimmy swings the doubleneck into an upright position to start the fanfare. What a difference two days will make! Since I've Been Loving You has Page, with a dangler hanging from his mouth, blasting out the blues power. Bass pedals at his feet. John Bonham. As Page and Plant play in unison. Concert info: http://www.ledzeppelin.com/show/april-10-1977 In the caption of his post, Jimmy said that they opened the concert with ‘The Song Remains The Same’ track. Sick Again 103. Raised seats just above the main floor. When their 5 minute breather concludes, Zeppelin reappear for one more. It's Thursday, April 7th and the reviews are in from the opening night's show. Black Country Woman 205. Page as the Whirling Dervish propelled by Bonham's cannon shots. There's tomorrow, tomorrow, tomorrow........................... i too was at this show i was in 8th grade still have t-shirt and ticket stub. Guitar!" Yes, there is a God! Featuring John Paul Jones on keyboard.. No Quarter!" I liked how they all sat down together to play Battle of Evermore & the other acoustics. At the solo's finale, I'm shooed out of the front and return to my seat. I kept 2 and sold 2 at school later that day. ... A show in Chicago on April 9 ended two hours early because of Page’s “stomach cramps.” includes: The Song Remains The Same, (The Rover intro) Sick Again, Nobody's Fault But Mine, Since I've Been Loving You, No Quarter, Ten Years Gone, Battle of Evermore, Going to California, Black Country Woman, Bron-Y-Aur Stomp, White Summer ~ Black Mountainside, Kashmir, (Out On the Tiles intro) Moby Dick, Jimmy Page solo, Achilles Last Stand, Stairway to Heaven, Rock and Roll. Now remember these were like $9 tickets and people were offering us $200-$300 but we knew that we may never get another chance to see them. Major explosions ignited onstage give off tangible heat. Ten Years Gone 202. You must be logged in to post a comment. [2 Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. Totally dissimilar in construction with the movie soundtrack version. Thats the kind of gramma I was blessed with, Thats the story of how I got to see the greatest band of all-time at the Chicago Stadium on April 6th 1977, one week after my 17th birthday, thanks for the birthday present gram. He's pacing with nervous energy. I was there too. A very good show, sadly shortened due to some restrictions - In My Time Of Dying and Trampled Underfoot were dropped out from this show. Until then......... Back in the day the radio stations like WLS would give away pairs of tickets to the concerts coming to town, usually on the floor. Of course it was set up five feet left of Bonzo's kit! In his blue sneakers and the tuxedoed get-up. The switching of guitars that took place; Page and Bonham conferring with Ray Thomas and Mick Hinton; How many beers they were drinking; Peter Grant watching the show by Page's side fills. Wait until what happens at the Saturday show. “It was the same process of working, you know. Robert confidently projecting as the Golden God! After some scary firecracker blasts and shouts of protest from Robert, the show begins. As the song kicks in, I notice their doing it in a slower and funkier arrangement.  Turnén som skulle pågått till 13 augusti fick avbrytas när sju spelningar återstod, på grund av att Robert Plants fem år gamla son, Karac, avled. for 1+3, enter 4. Playfully, Robert comments - " A soccer match!" I was at the Venue a Week before to see Boston but this is a far better Band . On 3 June, after an open-air concert at Tampa Stadiumwas cut short because of a severe th… Led Zeppelin – The 1980s, Part One was a planned autumn 1980 concert tour of North America by the rock band Led Zeppelin.It was scheduled to take place from 17 October through 15 November of that year and cover much of the East Coast and Midwest.The band cancelled the tour when drummer John Bonham died on 25 September, one day after the group's initial rehearsal for the tour. Led Zeppelin's 1977 Tour - A Tragic Ending! .Robert was of course displeased with certain Idiots throwing Firecrackers The Bands Way.Well after Earls Court can this show meet the hype / expectations I had set for it.Well I have to say no but it is Zeppelin and every show is pretty damn good and after a Boston show well I like Boston but they are not even a good opening act for Led Zeppelin. Broken doors, shattered glass, fighting and fainting girls! Nobody's Fault But Mine 4. I can still see it. The dry ice filters in, shrouding the first 15 rows. He can speak two languages. What a cauldron of sound! Page had his amp on 11. Page missing a few pedal switches because his dancing had carried him to the other side of the stage! Sick Again 103. Jimmy moves and dances as one with his guitar. Moody organ enhances it all. The Song Remains The Same, (The Rover intro) Sick Again, Nobody's Fault But Mine, In My Time of Dying, Since I've Been Loving You, No Quarter, Ten Years Gone, Battle of Evermore, Going to California, Black Country Woman, Bron-Y-Aur Stomp, White Summer ~ Black Mountainside, Kashmir, (Out On the Tiles intro) Moby Dick, Jimmy Page solo, Achilles Last Stand, Stairway to Heaven, Rock and Roll, Trampled Underfoot. Jimmy's Noise Symphony was next up and brought out The Psycho Strut. but looking back on it wow. English: Robert Plant (left) and Jimmy Page (right) of Led Zeppelin, in concert in Chicago, Illinois. Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury Neal Preston had this to say about that night. The onstage collapse of Jimmy Page. I was surprised. I had witnessed Jimmy Page fall ill just hours before , which led to the cancellation of Zeppelin's Saturday concert.. Led Zeppelin 1977 Great Chicago Fire Empress Valley Supreme Disc April 6, 1977 Chicago Stadium Chicago, IL 101. [G. Mustain / Times]. The laser pyramid descended from above and the combination of dry ice, orange and emerald light was eerie! as well as unleded. As Page faces the audience I see him with a cigarette dangling from his mouth. Aside from the drum solo, there are a few other special moments, provided by Zeppelin's special effects department. Jimmy massacres Ten Years Gone, has problems with his instrument during White Summer/Black Mountain Side and the solo and Achilles Last Stand are rushed and violent. Nel 1977 i Led Zeppelin iniziarono un nuovo tour negli Stati Uniti, esibendosi fino a cinque volte consecutive in città quali Chicago, Los Angeles e New York, mentre le esibizioni di Seattle e Cleveland vennero utilizzate per le incisioni di bootleg. This Led Zeppelin concert on 4/7/1977 was a thrill even though the old Chicago Stadium wasn't the best place for sound however it was a great show and the whole building was rocking like when the Blackhawks scored a goal in that same building. I too recall how the show ended suddenly to they could get the stage/ice ready for the Hawks the next night. My Zeppelin collection was rapidly building, including several bootlegs. The Song Remains The Same 02. Led Zeppelin, Chicago, 1977 by Neal Preston. Robert improvising the line" Does anyone remember forests?" I attended this show and the other 3 Led Zeppelin shows performed at the Chicago Stadium during Zeppelin's 1977 U.S. tour. Jimmy's wah wah piercing through it all. I was rewarded with Box Seats - Club Circle. Jimmy and John Paul Chicago 1977. Now on the Les Paul, Page's E7 th chord overhang and arm sweep captivating the masses. Select from premium Led Zeppelin In Concert At Chicago Stadium 4 6 1977 of the highest quality. Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. Damn. E.g. An atrocious solo by Mr. 2. Push! Saved by Marie. 4-In My Time Of Dying. I got to the Stadium a little earlier to soak it all in. I would have these exact seats for Saturday's show. Twitter Facebook Google Pinterest. In My Time Of Then it's on to the main improv guitar solo. LONG LIVE ROCK AND ROLL !!!!!!!!!!!!! Color: Black and White Type: Archival Pigment Print Edition: Limited Edition (11x14 Open Edition) Signed: Signed. Not saying you didn't buy a program at that Chicago show-but Bonzo didn't wear that white long sleeve fake tuxedo t-shirt at either the Dallas or Oklahoma show. They seem to be laughing about something. Audience Recording. And, the song itself is an utter shambles. Buy Featured Items. A great finale! On with the show. It's fucking Zeppelin! So my brother Geoff won a ticket to this concert and I was very jealous. This rendition is very solid. The Battle Of Evermore 203. 1. A stock version which pleased all. Click here to view the US '77 Tour Programme (flipbook), Review excerpt: Led Zeppelin’s sheer power, ability and show of integrity delight 20,000 fans in Stadium concert. Ray Thomas dashes out and attends to Jimmy. Page then provides a classic moment as he leans into his microphone and drolly states - " It's better to live one day as a king than a 1,000 as a peasant." Fairly strong show for the 2nd or 3rd one of the tour, and a strong opening nonetheless for Chicago, although disaster is around the corner three nights late. It was a cold evening the night of the April 6th show. Robert and Jimmy as one doing their Push Push bit had everyone rocking. Led Zeppelin North American Tour 1977 var en konsertturné med det brittiska hårdrocksbandet Led Zeppelin i USA 1 april - 24 juli 1977. haha). This is the last in a 4-part retrospective series of Led Zeppelin shows I witnessed in April 1977. Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. led zeppelin chicago 1977. The laser pyramid was visually spectacular. E.g. 2-The Rover Introduction/Sick Again. Side. i am truly blessed. Oh ya, the ganja was pretty good that nite!!! 1-The Song Remains The Same. Wednesday, it took a couple of songs; the band tends to build to a cumulative effect rather than launching all of its firepower at once. The bizarre green flooring that covered the stage; Watching the lighting guys climbing up their rigs to man the spotlights; Jimmy's minimal pedal set-up with his wah wah and echoplex being double- checked by Ray Thomas. Click here to view the US '77 Tour Programme, Cool the Explosives - Chicago Stadium, April 6, 1977, Chicago 4-6-77 (press / review - Tribune), Chicago 3-17-77 - Stadium Disruption - Tickets, 'Fans Scuffle For Tickets' (Chicago 1977). I had a straight shot at him as I looked through my binoculars. Anyway, it was an amazing experience & I still remember many key points. Hot Stuff! A big bang ending. My Zeppelin collection … 10th April, 1977 - Chicago Stadium. Steven Rosen has been a rock journalist for over 30 years interviewing the likes of Paul McCartney, Jeff Beck, Mick Fleetwood, Joe Perry, Billy Gibbons, Tom Petty, Les Paul, Ginger Baker and Brian Wilson just to mention a few of these rock legends. What can I say? I had written a series about my experiences of seeing Zeppelin in Chicago 1977. 1. The crowd went nuts as Bonzo soaked it in. DVD: April 9/10, 1977: The Complete 1977 Chicago Stadium Tapes Bonus DVD, Slideshows From 1977 North American Tour. Brilliant white light hits a huge spinning globe as the band head off stage. "No there isn't". Everyone gelled on this one. No shows in San Francisco, Chicago, Texas, or anywhere in the Deep South. The Rover (intro) - Sick Again 3. Led Zeppelin: 1977-04-06 & 1977-04-07 Chicago, IL (FLAC_AUD_4 CD) Even though these shows were yesterday and the day before 38 years ago, I am finally getting them uploaded this morning. this was my first concert and to say it was special i never knew just how much. Sloppy playing that gets worse as the song progresses. There were people shooting photos , so I nestled in with them. In My Time Of Dying is not played tonight. Sick Again 103. If i could go back in time just once, I would most definatly go back just to see ZEP. It was, in short, the usual Led Zeppelin show – a lot of music handled well, and very little bull. You're leaving normal consciousness and entering the world of Zeppelin. Bonham rumbles around his phased tympani and a wash of sound leads into the first tentative notes of Achilles Last Stand. It was the 1970's. But for most of the early years, a Led Zeppelin tour barely lasted a month or more. Discover (and save!) Bonzo turned and looked at Pagey. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Chicago 1973 on Discogs. My sight line was from the lip of Bonzo's drum riser to the front edge of the stage. The bow climax sounded mint with Bonzo entering the fray wailing on his tympani. No photos for this show yet. I'm going to the front! My chest cavity being pummeled by the force of the band. He informed me Rock + Roll would not be the opener. Missed and clanging notes. Disc 1: April 6, 1977: The Song Remains the Same, The Rover Introduction/Sick Again, Nobody’s Fault but Mine, In My Time of Dying, Since I’ve Been Loving You, No Quarter Chicago replied to Mudbugclub's topic in Led Zeppelin Master Forum Yes, that was me. Press Review: Grandkids, it was this way: Zeppelin is an event, not a concert. Home » led zepellin » Led Zeppelin: Great Chicago Fire. Since I've Been Loving You 106. I was evasive and agile, my adrenaline surging as I approached the stage barrier. He did not look good. “It [Led Zeppelin’s 1977 tour] wasn’t a lot different to me from the ’75 tour,” Cole says. Jimmy somewhat stationary, executing fast Spanish flurries. IT WAS AWESOME.....my late gramma Evelyn god bless her, got the tickets. Italiano: Robert Plant (sinistra) e Jimmy Page (destra) dei Led Zeppelin durante un concerto a Chicago, Illinois. And I dont think that ANYONE can EVER beat them out! Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. Bron-Y-Aur Stomp 206. hung aerially. As a good Catholic boy I attend mass Sunday morning. Jones plays the transition as Bonzo lays into a mid tempo feel. No photos for this show yet. Jimmy's in white satin again and is led by flashlight to his stage mark. Unable to process your request at this time. The band reappear and Bonzo begins Rock + Roll. We last toured here in 1975!" As JPJ does his solo, Jimmy and Robert are 20 feet from me. You must hear this version! On one knee, Jimmy slides over to Jonesy and JPJ bows his bass toward Pagey. Great band dynamics! Jimmy's lead is loud and errant. At first i feel a little insulted that a 17-year-old still on Strydex could share my intensity for "Stairway", but then I thought it might be a compliment, who knows?'. My friends and I decided to sleep overnight at the local Flipside, which was the Ticketron outlet. Going To California 204. Great choice Guys! t's now Saturday, April 9th,1977 and an infamous moment in Led Zeppelin's history is about to be made. He's in white satin with a dragon design on his shirt's back. Woa! As the lights are extinguished the surge in anticipation is phenomenal. JPJ plays 12- string acoustic. This was the only night of the four I attended. Up until that point I had never seen a photo of Jimmy smoking. There was Jimmy's speaker cabinet with the ZoSo symbol! Empress Valley Supreme Disc. E.g. Pandemonium ensued. Since I've Been Loving You 106. We had our 707 jet, and I worked out what cities were in range of Chicago. Lines and paragraphs break automatically. The date is Wednesday, April 6th, 1977. Plant hollers out- " Jimmy Page! The consensus was that the show was shaky and erratic, marred by equipment problems. 33. No videos for this show yet. The sound problems that plagued opening night seem to have been ironed out. Seeing Pagey so close, jabbing at chords as his body reflected every note he emitted. The Chicago Stadium was in a very rough part of town and you had to be on your toes. Bonham is a fucking animal as he beats the shit out of his kit! The stage appeared sharp and clean with banks of lights and the P.A. The crowd booed at the end because Zeppelin would only do one encore. The Song Remains The Same 102. STH was amazing of course, as was No Quarter & Kashmir. Going To California 204. Led Zeppelin: Great Chicago Fire mp3 320 kbps. Plant said before any note was played: "Listen! Très rare pour 1977, "Black Dog" est joué en second rappel. I,m posting this message because some people only know me as "Bud" and I didn't want there to be any confusion if they read my first message and were wondering, is that "Bud" ? Concert starts in five minutes, he replied. But it’s clear that they’re there for one main purpose: to create fireworks. The band come to the front, acknowledging the crowd. “It was the same process of working, you know. Please try again later. Customize your notifications for tour dates near your hometown, birthday wishes, or special discounts in our online store! Jun 15, 2017 - This Pin was discovered by Michael. It was 1975. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. During the fast part they kept trying to find a way out of it. Jimmy actually speaks during the acoustic section ("Better to live one day as a king, than a thousand years as a peasant. In My Time Of Dying 105. 3. I do not recall many details of the show other thna the laser pyramid and Bonzo's solo. Previous post 1977 Led Zeppelin Chicago Stadium About the Author russ. Led Zeppelin I. Robert Plant, Chicago, April 1977. He looked very, very strange. The firecrackers ignite prompting Robert to exclaim " Woa! Bonham had a new and beautiful gold metallic kit, waiting in ready, high atop his riser. Jimmy is dripping wet as he leaves the stage. Me? They come not so much to listen to the music as to be there when it is played. Blue light solely envelopes Page as he picks out the intro of Since I've Been Loving You. John Bonham kicking it in his tuxedo t- shirt. This song did not come off well at all this evening. The Rover Introduction/Sick Again 03. What I did say was ' Where the fuck is Dazed and Confused?" Led Zeppelin I Robert Plant Led Zeppelin Great Bands Cool Bands Almost Famous Quotes Page And Plant Houses Of The Holy Whole Lotta Love Music Pics. Dry ice is pumped from the stage to signal No Quarter. 4/10/1977 Chicago, IL Great Chicago Fire The Song Remains the Same, Sick Again, Nobody's Fault But Mine, In My Time of Dying, Since I've Been Loving You, No Quarter, Ten Years Gone, The Battle of Evermore, Going to California, Black Country Woman, Bron-Y-Aur Stomp, Trampled Underfoot, White Summer/Black Mountain Side, Kashmir, Over the Top, Achilles Last Stand, Stairway to Heaven, Rock … And speaking of that, Plant would just as soon the audience left that sort of thing to Led Zeppelin. I write this to commemorate the 1977 Led Zeppelin U.S. Tour. Huge Zep fan and always will be. Guess what now its take my 75 blue Camero back to Great Mistakes have a test in the AM .War is Hell People. Between the harmonizer solo and the violin bow it was like a white noise experiment. Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. A technician was manipulating lasers from behind Pagey's Marshalls, beaming them upward on an angle. Going To California 204. He then spiels about the Black Country describing it as - "The land where men are men and sheep are nervous!' Four chairs are set up as the Zeppelin take their seats. Page. I think they are amazing. Label: Not On Label (Led Zeppelin) - LZ 06 • Format: CD Unofficial Release • Genre: Rock • … So I was very aware of their live capabilities. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Led Zeppelin - Featured. Those were added later in the tour. Page stands up and walks over to his theramin. Our dad dropped us off and we felt like everyone was 10-20 years older than us. In the wake of Led Zeppelin's turmoil-plagued 1977 American tour, which ended abruptly with the sudden death of his son Karac, singer Robert Plant had become averse to touring America with the band. Even in 1972, while the Stones were blazing around America, when Led Zeppelin toured the Led Zeppelin IV album, they played only 19 shows on that summer tour. 3-Nobody's Fault But Mine. The compact lead gives way to Robert's pleading vocal lines and the final title lyric. Colored light changes punctuate the four opening chord strikes of Sick Again. From JPJ's side to his side. Disc 9: April 10, 1977: Moby Dick, Guitar Solo, Achilles Last Stand, Stairway to Heaven, Rock and Roll . The film The Song Remains The Same had just popped in October 1976. Leave a reply Cancel reply. These are not copies. There was a night in Chicago I believe, the band came out and started the set and I could tell something was wrong with Jimmy. We had our 707 jet, and I worked out what cities were in range of Chicago. These are original pressed CDs. To give reference, I had just turned 17 a week prior and was a devout and rabid Zeppelin freak. Robert's throwing moves and shapes in front of Page's Marshalls as Bonzo unleashes his percussive fury. Jimmy and Bonzo are bruising as they drive the riff. Previous post 1977 Led Zeppelin Chicago Stadium About the Author russ. Prints are generally made to order and delivery usually takes 4 to 6 weeks. (ChicagoTribune, April ’77). I'd love to see them again. Led Zeppelin 1977 Great Chicago Fire Empress Valley Supreme Disc April 6, 1977 Chicago Stadium Chicago, IL 101. Opening night for the four night stand in Chicago and beginning of the problems with firecrackers that disorganised the band. Those f'n union bastards!! Achilles Last Stand is more composed tonight, but you can tell they're still finding their way on this one. The band formed when Jimmy Page (guitar) recruited Robert Plant (vocals, harmonica), John Paul Jones (bass guitar, keyboards, mandolin), and John Bonham (drums). The cat would not let up! ","field_newsletter_id":"9697319","field_label_list_id":"5720","field_display_rates":"0","field_preview_mode":"false","field_lbox_height":"","field_lbox_width":"","field_toaster_timeout":"60000","field_toaster_position":"From Top","field_turnkey_height":"1000","field_mailing_list_params_toast":"&autoreply=no","field_mailing_list_params_se":"&autoreply=no"}}]. By submitting my information, I agree to receive personalized updates and marketing messages about. Huge spinning globes above the stage showering light shards over us. It was beautiful, inconsistent, mind blowing , sloppy and sublime all in one show. for 1+3, enter 4. The harmonized opening lick of Nobody's Fault But Mine soars across the Stadium. Ten Years Gone does sound pristine and was superior to the prior night's version, with Page's echoplexed b-bender solo much more coherent. I had a great angle of his drum kit motoring out to the front of the stage, amid explosions and lighting effects. Jimmy , now on mandolin, strums out the opening notes of Battle of Evermore. But I’d bet the 20,000 or so people who turned up at the Chicago Stadium Wednesday night for the first of four shows the band is doing there would find their popularity as credible as the group is incredible in its steamroller approach to rock and blues. It was cancelled after the July 24th show in Oakland due to Robert Plant's son's … Some people asked me about it so I am explaining it to all who may have been wondering in this message. Saved by KC Bailey. During his big build up before the band returns, I saw Jimmy standing by his amp watching in amazement. It's loud but not distorted and they nail every break with conviction. Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. Color: Black and White Type: Archival Pigment Print Edition: Limited Edition (11x14 Open Edition) Signed: Signed. Now I was 15 and my brother was 13 and walking in was a trip. Adding that the last time they played Chicago was 1973. No Comment. Now I am stationed at Great Lakes Naval Base or as we called it Great Mistakes. In My Time Of Dying 105. Click here to view the US '77 Tour Programme (flipbook). It's going to be The Song Remains The Same. Just as Bonzo joins in, Jimmy's guitar strap breaks. Before we start can you please stop the firecrackers!" JPJ dressed cleanly in white. Page is strapped up with his doubleneck. I used my football skills to emerge 10th in line at the ticket dispenser. RP-Chicago Ambassador East Hotel April 1977. The band's third night in Chicago starts off like any other night. Jimmy Page Led Zeppelin Robert Plant Great Bands Cool Bands Beatles Jimi Hendricks John Paul Jones John Bonham. The Song Remains The Same 2. Just as I sat in my seat the lights were cut. I told her I was going sleep outside at the jefferson square mall in Joliet Illinois to get tickets and I would have to skip school that morning. I thought Trampled Underfoot was superb super awesome etc great way to end a perfect night. Plant enjoyed great success with Led Zeppelin throughout the 1970s and developed a compelling image as the charismatic rock-and-roll front man, similar to his contemporaries the Who 's singer Roger Daltrey , Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones , Freddie Mercury of Queen , and Jim Morrison of the Doors . Led Zeppelin Great Chicago Fire Empress Valley Supreme Disc Audience Recording Chicago, April 6, 977 01. The solo kicks into gear as golden light shimmers off Page's white suit and Robert grooves with his tambourine. (maybe it was the pot? Bootleg : IT'S BEEN GREAT (Image Quality 3 CD). Here is the good part, she goes to the mall and sees the ticket line of rock-n-rollers that wraps half way around the mall. Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. Not yet in ownership of his triple- neck. It came off somewhat disjointed. Unable to process your request at this time. The Battle Of Evermore 203. He throws a karate chop in front of it emitting a sonic Woop! "Page plays a large portion of the intro to Since I've Been Loving You a cappella before realizing he's jumped ahead of the setlist. The record label's logo is based on a drawing called Evening: Fall of Day (1869) by William Rimmer. Looking very suave. Plants ominously introduces Over The Top: " We've been here 3 or 4 days and he hasn't been to jail yet." You must be logged in to post a comment. As we are through everything." The Song Remains the Same once again kicks it off. The date is Wednesday, April 6th, 1977. We did not care as we were so excited and huge fans. I was a little surprised at the encore (Rock & Roll), but they rocked the house with that one. Find the perfect Led Zeppelin In Concert At Chicago Stadium 4 6 1977 stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. So, all 6 of us sat together in the Mezzanine section above the main floor 6 rows up facing the stage. 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