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#305 Def Leppard @ London Royal Albert Hall (March 25th 2018)

Support: Slydigs

I'd always meant to get to one of the Teenage Cancer Trust concerts (the first one being way back in 2000) but for some reason never did. That is not to say I have never been at the Albert Hall. Back during the 6 months or so when I was reasonably cool (sometime in the the mid 90's) I saw the Little Angels and Eric Clapton here (although in truth it is harder to not see Mr Clapton at this venue). Those two shows seem like a lifetime ago although I did have afternoon tea here with my lovely wife a few years back...not very rock n roll admittedly.

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#195 Roger Daltrey @ Dublin Marlay Park (July 26th 2011)

Support: Paul Freeman

I only managed to see the Who once and due to Pete Townshend's hearing difficulties am not expecting another tour (Roger Daltrey has said in the press that Pete is "almost stone deaf" and so won't be able to tour any time soon) and so I was delighted when I managed to get tickets for Roger's solo show in Dublin

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#12 Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert @ London Wembley Stadium (April 20th 1992)

Line Up: Queen / Special Guests: Annie Lennox / Bob Geldolf / David Bowie / Def Leppard / Elton John / Extreme / George Michael / Guns n' Roses / Ian Hunter / Lisa Stansfield / Liza Minnelli / Metallica / Mick Ronson / Paul Young / Robert Plant / Seal / Spinal Tap / Tony Iommi / Zucchero

A special day for all Queen fans. We were all highly emotional for the whole concert. Seeing Freddie Mercury on

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