DEF LEPPPARD End South American WORLD TOUR Leg In BUENOS AIRES 2023 (Show Report/Setlist)
Def Leppard and Motley Crue played a show on The World Tour 2023 last night in Buenos Aires, Argentina with 17 songs performed.
The show took place at the 10,000 capacity Parque Sarmiento.
The 7th show of The World Tour 2023.
The first time at this venue.
The final night of the main tour leg in South America.
Last Night In South America/So f**king Special
The seventh show of The World Tour and tenth of the year so far.
Also the last night of the 7 date South America/Latin American tour leg.
Apparently some locals objected to this park being used for the show but 10,000 fans turned up for the sold out concert (according to local media).
'Take What You Want' greeted the Buenos Aires crowd at 8:30pm at the start of another 90 minutes of rock!.
As promised once again by a certain drummer in his Pre-Show video message (See below).
The band were greeted by one of the loudest crowds of the tour who continued to chant between songs.
And Joe thanked them at the end for making this last night "So f**king special!".
First Outdoor Show In Argentina
The fourth ever show in Argentina and like the previous three it was played in the capital city of Buenos Aires.
This one played farther away from the city centre than the previous ones in the Saavedra neighbourhood.
The first known rock show to be played here by International bands since shows by Green Day and Megadeth in the late 90s.
It may have been a slow show to follow online but as you can see from the video clips once again another triumphant and rocking show played to a sold out crowd.
The 17 song setlist was played once again.
A Return To Buenos Aires
The band's first show in Buenos Aires since September 2017.
That show took place at the 7,536 capacity Estadio Luna Park.
Coming 20 years after their last visit.
That first visit took place in April 1997 during the Slang tour.
The next Def Leppard show takes place on 12th March in Hollywood, FL.
A One-Night Only Intimate show before The World Tour proper starts up again in Sheffield, where it all began in July 1978.
Buenos Aires, Argentina 2023 Photos
Screenshots by dltourhistory.
Watch somefrom the show here.
Joe Elliott - Let's Get Rocked Intro
"Como estas?. Good to be here."
"Welcome to the last night of our South American tour."
"Good to be here. Good to see you again."
"I have a question for ya. Do ya wanna get rocked?."
Joe Elliott - Foolin' Intro
"How ya doing?. OK let's see if you can keep that all night shall we."
"Let's take you back right now to 1983 and the Pyromania album."
Joe Elliott - Armageddon It Intro
"Thank you. Thank you very much. Muchas Gracias."
"Let's have a look. let's have a look!."
"And look who's here. Come on make some noise."
"From Belfast in Northern Ireland. Make some more noise for Mr. Vivian Campbell!."
Joe Elliott - Kick Intro
"Thank you. Thank you very much. Muchas Gracias Buenos Aires."
"So here we are...at last. Make some noise actually for Rata Blanca who started everything off tonight."
"So here we are 2023. We would have been here a couple of years ago. But as we all know in 2020 the world shut down. Pandemic, COVID, Bullshit. But there you go. Gotta deal with it."
"We couldn't tour, but we could make some new music and we did."
"And the new music that we made we put together on an album called Diamond Star Halos!."
"And we'd love to play you something from it right now. This one is called K.I.C.K. Kick!."
Joe Elliott - Promises Intro
"Thank you. Thank you very much."
(reacts to crowd chants) "OK go again."
"This has got to be something o do with winning the World Cup. Lionel Messi."
"Tonight no Lionel Messi."
"Tonight Phil Collen!."
Joe Elliott - This Guitar Intro
"That's some noise you're making out there guys. We love it. Muchas Gracias."
"And that sound you can hear coming from the back of the stage is that rock steady beat laid down by Mr. Rick Allen!."
"Marching down the Thrust. What are we wearing tonight?. Violet?. No. Blue?. I don't know what colour it is. I'm colour blind."
"We've known each other since 1977. 46 years. Rick Savage on the bass guitar!."
"And once again the boy who puts the fast in Belfast. Vivian Campbell!."
"And last but not least. Once again all the way from Walthamstow in the East East of London. Mr. Phil Collen!."
"So this is yet another song from the latest album Diamond Star Halos."
"It's a little different to the way that we recorded it. Nonetheless we'll give it a go."
"This one's called This Guitar."
Joe Elliott - WLAHC Intro
"Muchas Gracias Buenos Aires."
"OK so this next number, like the last one, a little different to the way that we originally recorded it."
"But if you know this one please join in with us OK?. OK?!."
Joe Elliott - End Of Show Speech
"Muchas Gracias!. Buenos Aires, Argentina. Thank you for making this last night so special."
"We love you. We'll see you again. Adios Amigos!."
"Thanks for making this so so f**king special really. Enjoy Motley Crue."
"We'll see you next time. And there will be a next time!."
"Till then do us a big favour. Don't forget us, we won't forget you. Adios!."
Def Leppard - Buenos Aires, Argentina 9th March 2023 Setlist
- 01 - Take What You Want
- 02 - Let's Get Rocked
- 03 - Animal
- 04 - Foolin'
- 05 - Armageddon It
- 06 - Kick
- 07 - Love Bites
- 08 - Promises
- 09 - This Guitar (Semi-Acoustic)
- 10 - When Love & Hate Collide (Short Acoustic/Electric Version)
- 11 - Rocket (Single Version/Album Intro)
- 12 - Bringin' On The Heartbreak
- 13 - Switch 625 (instrumental)
- 14 - Hysteria (Extended Outro)
- 15 - Pour Some Sugar On Me
- 16 - Rock of Ages
- 17 - Photograph
Motley Crue - Buenos Aires, Argentina 9th March 2023 Setlist
- 01 - Wild Side
- 02 - Shout At The Devil '97
- 03 - Too Fast For Love
- 04 - Don't Go Away Mad (Just Go Away)
- 05 - Saints Of Los Angeles
- 06 - Live Wire
- 07 - Looks That Kill
- 08 - The Dirt (Est. 1981)
- 09 - Medley
- 10 - Home Sweet Home
- 11 - Dr. Feelgood
- 12 - Same Ol' Situation (S.O.S.)
- 13 - Girls, Girls, Girls
- 14 - Primal Scream
- 15 - Kickstart My Heart
Def Leppard News - #DefLeppard - #BuenosAires ARGENTINA 9th March 2023 🇦🇷🇬🇧🇺🇸🎸#LiveUpdates from #TheWorldTour Concert #7 - Up to Kick. Not much online tonight- view some videos from earlier.#setlist #motleycrue #parquesarmiento #defcrue #TBThttps://t.co/MUf8LOITj8 pic.twitter.com/WxyfRx8vUT— Def Leppard News (@dltourhistory) March 10, 2023
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