Resulting from an harm, MÖTLEY CRÜE drummer Tommy Lee performed solely the primary 5 songs of the band’s much-anticipated comeback efficiency at “The Stadium Tour” kickoff present earlier right this moment (Thursday, June 16). Lee made it by means of “Wild Facet”, “Shout At The Satan”, “Too Quick For Love”, “Do not Go Away Mad (Simply Go Away)” and “Saints Of Los Angeles” earlier than saying to the gang that he broke a number of ribs days earlier, forcing him handy over the sticks for the rest of the efficiency to Tommy Clufetos (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK SABBATH).
“We did it! You probably did it. We did it. We’re fucking right here,” Lee advised the gang. “Two and a half years.
“Okay, effectively, anyway, what I’ve gotta inform you is about 14 days in the past, I fuckin’ broke not one, not two, not three, however 4 fuckin’ ribs proper right here.
“I want I had a fuckin’ badass story, like me and Connor McGregor fuckin’ scrapping out in some fuckin’ bar or one thing. However I do not,” he continued.
“Anyway, I hope you guys have a fucking nice time. And my boy Tommy Clufetos again right here, he is gonna assist me get by means of this. ‘Trigger the docs advised me, ‘No taking part in, bro. No taking part in.’ And I used to be like, ‘Are you fucking excessive, bro? We have got a fucking tour to do.’ So anyway, I ain’t fuckin’ sitting out for shit. My boy’s gonna assist me out right here, and I am going to see you guys later. On with the goddamn present.”
Clufetos stepped in for “Stay Wire” and completed the band’s set, which included a shock visitor look by Machine Gun Kelly on the track “The Filth”. Lee rejoined his bandmates for “Dwelling Candy Dwelling” towards the tip of the present.
Lee has since issued the next assertion concerning his harm: “Man ya’ll ain’t gonna consider this shit!…. I broke 4 fucking ribs! However I have been resting and therapeutic and regardless that the physician tells me I should not play in any respect, I am cussed and I am going to beast by means of the ache each present for as many songs as I can!
“And don’t have any concern, my boy Tommy Clufetos is right here to assist me out till I am again at 100%…we have all been ready years for this second and there isn’t any method I am lacking this! On with the present!”
The setlist was as follows:
01. Wild Facet
02. Shout At The Satan
03. Too Quick For Love
04. Do not Go Away Mad (Simply Go Away)
05. Saints Of Los Angeles
06. Stay Wire
07. Appears That Kill
08. The Filth (Est. 1981) (with Machine Gun Kelly)
09. Medley: Rock And Roll, Half 2 / Smokin’ In The Boys Room / White Punks On Dope / Helter Skelter / Anarchy In The U.Ok.
10. Dwelling Candy Dwelling
11. Dr. Feelgood
12. Identical Ol’ Scenario (S.O.S.)
13. Piece Of Your Motion
14. Ladies, Ladies, Ladies
15. Primal Scream
16. Kickstart My Coronary heart
Clufetos is MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx‘s bandmate in a undertaking referred to as L.A. RATS. The quartet, which additionally options Rob Zombie and John 5 (ROB ZOMBIE, MARILYN MANSON),got here collectively final 12 months expressly to document a canopy of “I’ve Been All over the place” for the soundtrack to the film “The Ice Highway”.
CRÜE‘s long-delayed North American trek with DEF LEPPARD, POISON and JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS was initially deliberate for 2020 and later moved to 2021 after which to 2022. “The Stadium Tour” will conclude on September 9 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“The Stadium Tour” marks the CRÜE‘s first dwell dates since wrapping its 2014/2015 farewell tour. CRÜE toured with POISON again in 2011 and DEF LEPPARD teamed up with POISON for a string of street dates in 2017, however this jaunt marks the primary time all 4 acts have hit the street collectively for an prolonged tour.
CRÜE followers who shelled out for the band’s 2014/2015 “farewell” tour have been led to consider that the group would by no means return after taking part in its ultimate present on December 2015 on the Staples Middle in Los Angeles. The band touted the signing of a pre-tour “cessation of touring” settlement as cementing the actual fact it really was the tip of CRÜE‘s life on the street.
Breaking Information: Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee takes the stage at The Stadium Tour however mid-set goes to the mic and says after 2 and a half years of ready for this present he broke a couple of ribs just lately and the docs advised him to not play. He promised to carry out anyway #TheStadiumTourpic.twitter.com/VjKj9bVQMs
— Greg DeBrosse (@GregDeBrosse) June 17, 2022