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Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#11 Post by Lisa » Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:18 pm

murfinator wrote: Yeah his cover was so good! I didn't record it because my phone got too full and I couldn't record any more videos and I didn't want to be distracted by deleting stuff haha. But yep the crowd all sung along, especially the oldies! Lisa - Billy Field sang it originally in the 80s - here's a video of Pete singing it on the Adam Hills show - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eq2JBgCwuvw

When I saw Pete in Brisbane last year he came out and signed for everyone and i've noticed some posts on facebook that mention that he has come out a few times on this tour - guess it just depends on his mood! I just really want a photo! haha i've seen him 5 times, met him twice and haven't got a photo with him. It's my goal in life hahaha! :lol:
Thanks for the link to the video Murf. It is the first time I have heard that song and I thought it really suited Pete's voice - a lovely sweet performance :) .

Don't give up hope about having your pic taken with Pete. If he is coming to the end of a run of 44 shows he's bound to be feeling a bit tired at the end of the evening and if he has his family with him on occasions, it may just not be possible to hang around afterwards.
Alison d wrote:The ppl who talk during question time and when Pete is telling song stories are just so rude.I think Pete has way more tolerance for rude ppl than i do,cause if it was me, not sure if i could be so patient to them.Them talking Spoils it for the real fans trying to hear.I remember years ago Missy Higgins had to have words to ppl in the audience who were just there to make noise and hook up
Yeah I can never understand people paying good money for a ticket and then talking all the way through :evil: . I have a live recording of a Leona Naess concert where she shouts to the audience "Hey someone's trying to sing up here" :roll:

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#12 Post by Amba » Tue Apr 30, 2013 10:41 pm

Lisa each week on Adam Hills show his music guests would choose a cover to do and put a completely different spin on it. Pete turned a pop song into a gorgeous love ballad and as you can see the audience was enthralled by his take on an old forgotten song from the 80s!! ;)

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#13 Post by murfinator » Wed May 01, 2013 12:48 pm

I've seen a clip from an Ed Sheeran concert where he's trying to talk about the song he's about to sing and a million girls keep yelling out "I love you Ed" and he says "If you loved me you'd be quiet" haha

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#14 Post by Petemurrayitis » Thu May 02, 2013 4:16 am

murfinator wrote:I've seen a clip from an Ed Sheeran concert where he's trying to talk about the song he's about to sing and a million girls keep yelling out "I love you Ed" and he says "If you loved me you'd be quiet" haha

Thats Gold :lol: :lol: :lol:

At our gig, we had an upper and lower level.. it was quiet noisy. Pete sung BSB first and then he said to the the audience.. "If you cant hear... feel free to tell them (I think it was a private party up top) to shut the fuck up"... Loved it :lol: :lol: :lol:

Murf, thanks for the pics and Vid...I loved Nath singing Lucky Man...It's my kids Fav song. We get in the car and we have to listen to it...love it... lol. I love Adam Hills. He does some great shows. He has the best sense of humor..love him also. Thanks for the link.. I think Pete could sing any song and make it sound great...

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#15 Post by Alison d » Thu May 02, 2013 5:03 am

Petemurrayitis......Cant imagine Pete saying the 'F' word :lol: Thanks for that insight.Even Pete loses it sometimes with Rude ppl :o :lol:

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#16 Post by Lisa » Thu May 02, 2013 8:03 pm

Amba wrote:Lisa each week on Adam Hills show his music guests would choose a cover to do and put a completely different spin on it. Pete turned a pop song into a gorgeous love ballad and as you can see the audience was enthralled by his take on an old forgotten song from the 80s!! ;)
Oh nice :). I've seen something similar on Triple J with their 'Like A Version' when an artist I like has done a slot.
Adam Hills got very popular over here this summer with his show The Last Leg which was shown daily immediately after the Paralympic games. I had seen him before in clips of things but I didn't know about his prosthetic leg until the show :P . I think he was invited back for some more of the same over the Christmas period.

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#17 Post by Petemurrayitis » Thu May 02, 2013 9:51 pm

Alison d wrote:Petemurrayitis......Cant imagine Pete saying the 'F' word :lol: Thanks for that insight.Even Pete loses it sometimes with Rude ppl :o :lol:
It did throw me Alison I must admit. Lol.. But then I remembered he is human, he does swear like the rest of us and it was needed.. I think he was struggling to hear himself also! Broke the ice anyway!! :lol: :lol:

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#18 Post by Alison d » Thu May 02, 2013 11:52 pm

Yeah,everyone has their tolerance threshold :( Good on him for putting them in their place,and being assertive :)

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#19 Post by Amba » Fri May 03, 2013 10:25 am

I remember thinking once that Pete used the F-Bomb during a gig and then thinking....nah....Pete couldn't possibly have said it! :lol: Now u have me wondering :o

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Re: Pete at Twin Towns 28th April

#20 Post by murfinator » Fri May 03, 2013 12:20 pm

Pete did drop the F bomb at this gig but he was repeating what someone yelled out lol

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