Blue Sky is awesome
Can’t Get It Out Of My Head gives everyone a chance to illuminate the stadium with their smart phones. Not that it needs lighting up much more. A full six giant screen video backdrop, two massive monitors, the giant UFO and some mightily impressive pyrotechnics give us plenty to look at this evening. Jeff is his down to earth self effacing self and seems just as in awe of the whole spectacle himself at times. After a seemingly endless stream of hits the set can only close with one song. Mr Blue Sky is awesome, complete with blue skies and fluffy clouds floating on the video screens and the dramatic instrumental ending complete with the vocoded “please turn me over” ( the song was the last track on side 3 of the double Out of the Blue album ). Jeff says his thank you’s, him the band all come and do a bow for us and then disappear. There’s a heap of songs left that could be played in the encore, but we get a stretched out, rocked out Roll Over Beethoven to send us all home with beaming smiles and a hunger for just one more….