....after 40 minutes of trying to get out of the parking lot (the one that cost $19 to park, thanks Mayor Daley) it started raining hard. Arie Crown is such a cavernous theatre, I don't know if there would be a place to do a meet and greet, if so good luck guys!
Set list time:
Too Many Dicks
-someone yells something like Smoke a Bong, Jemaine doesn't know what to make of it
-banter about being professional talkers
-Jemaine talks about his first impression of Chicago and now all he can think of is bong smoking
-then luckily there was only one Freebird yelled out, the guys ignored it
Choir of Ex Girlfriends
-Bret says to a guy in the 10th row," you've been video taping the whole show till now, at least you could have covered up the red light on it", then tells security to put on the house lights
-a guy stands up (the video taper) and says Yeah, play Mermaids....they don't
-then they introduce Nigel the New Zealand orchestra and how the orchestra was downsized from Gavin playing percussion and a guy who just dances, saying since the other two left they don't have to share the blazer and tie
-Jemaine points to the box seats and says there's the mayor and everyone starts saying it's Brahbra - don't know if it was really Kristen Wiig, then people keep yelling Brahbra?
-Jemaine talks about his relationship with Chicago, saying he needs to see us another night to see how it's going
Told You I Was Freaky
-then Jeamaine for the lighting to be turned to as if "I'm trapped in a tear"
I'm Not Crying
-Bret sees two empty seats and asks why they left, but Jemaine says you can't ask them because they are not there
Hiphopotomus vs. Rhymenocerous
-hecklers yell to do Leggy Blonde, Jemaine says it's done in a certain key and we don't have it then everyone starts yelling requests and Jemaine says "we are not a jukebox"
-some guys stand up with a mylar blanket with a pic of Jemaine and Bret (taken from the poster Jemaine made in the yoko episode) the fans tell them it is a collage of them, Jemaine then tells them that is not a collage and explains what collages are
-Bret puts it on the drum kit, since it's shiny Jemaine said "it's like Mettalica"
Bus Driver Song
-people yell requests and Jemaine says yeah Foux de fa fa is a good one...
Foux da fa fa
-the guys heckle a fan who just got to his seat
-Jemaine says some cities get to hear (P)epileptic Dogs, we are unfortunately getting it tonight (everyone cheered)
-banter about issues, people yelled out The Swine Flu and Jemaine says just give the swine some tissues
Think About It
-everyone starts clapping during song, Bret says "don't clap it throws us off, " then proceeds to say he'll beatbox like Bobby McFerrin to the beat (and does for the rest of the song)
I"m in Love With a Sexy Lady/Same Girl
..which segued into
-banter about Tina Turner and Bowie
Bowies in Space
the show rocked