Malieveld the Hague September 5 1998

The Malieveld stage

Saturday 5 September 1998
Malieveld the Hague, the Netherlands
Set-list
  1. Satisfaction
  2. Let's Spend The Night Together
  3. Flip The Switch
  4. Gimme Shelter
  5. It's Only Rock'n Roll
  6. Saint Of Me
  7. Out Of Control
  8. Miss You
    -- Introductions --
  9. You Don't Have To Mean It (Keith)
  10. Wanna Hold You (Keith)
  11. Little Queenie (center stage)
  12. You Got Me Rocking (center stage)
  13. Like A Rolling Stone (center stage)
  14. Sympathy For The Devil
  15. Tumbling Dice
  16. Honky Tonk Women
  17. Start Me Up
  18. Jumping Jack Flash
  19. Brown Sugar (encore)

My sister met Mick in the Hague and took this picture,
he left Hotel Des Indes a couple of hours before the show.

Review Malieveld the Hague, 5 september 1998

A few words about the Stones gig in the Hague. We went to the Hague 7.30 in the morning and arrived in the front row at 9.30, gates opened at 16.00 and the Stones performance started at 20.00 as usual with "Satisfaction" (supporting act was "Big Country"). After the first notes of Satisfaction, the Stones had to do their show in the pouring rain.

Such a shame they didn't play the Web choice, Waiting On A Friend. The setlist was pretty much the same as in the other concerts. Out Of Control (one of their greatest songs at the moment especially live), Anybody Seen My Baby and Saint Of Me were the hits from their latest album they performed. On the center stage they performed Little Queenie and of course Like a Rolling Stone. Great concert again for an audience of 86.000 people (a Dutch record) Mick, Keith, Ron and Charlie were greater than ever on that Saturday evening. Even Charlie seemed to enjoy the thunderous applause he got after the encore "Brown Sugar". Together with Mick it took a while before Charlie left the stage.

Mick in the pouring rain during the show in the Hague.
As you can see, rain, rain, rain...
Mick and the band  in the pouring rain

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