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Laura 05-04-2008 08:35 PM

Saxon Japan Tour
Hey, I'm back from Saxon Japan tour.
I hadn't planned to go to Nagoya's show, but I decided to go Nagoya 3 days before show.
I was SAXONIZED completely!!!!!!!

Tokyo Setlist
1.SE~Atila The Hun
2.Dogs Of War
3.To Hell And Back Again
5.Mororcycle Man
6.Medley:Warrior~Battle Cry~Man And Machine
7.Jack Tar
8.Power And Glory
9.Red Star Falling
10.Witchfinder General~Doug's G Solo
11.Strong Arm Of The Law
12.Princess Of The Night
13.I've Got To Rock(To Stay Alive)

[Encore 1]
14.SE~State Of Grace
15.20,000 Feet
16.747(Strangers In The Night)
17.Denim And Leather~Ashes To Ashes

[Encore 2]
19.And The Bands Played On

Nagoya Setlist
1.Empire Riging~Atila The Hun
2.Dogs Of War
3.Let Me Feel Your Power
4.To Hell And Back Again
5.The Return~Lionheart
6.Motorcycle Man
7.Iron Wheels
8.Power & The Glory
9.The Thin Red Line
11.20,000 Feat
12.Doug Scarratt Guitar Solo~Strong Arm Of The Law
13.Princess Of The Night
14.I've Got To Rock(To Stay Alive)

[Encore 1]
15.State Of Grace
16.Warrior~Battle Cry~Man And Machine

[Encore 2]

Osaka setlist
1.Empire Riging
2.Atila The Hun
3.Dogs Of War
4.Let Me Feel Your Power
5.To Hell And Back Again
7.Mororcycle Man
8.Iron Wheels
9.Power & The Glory
10.747(Strangers In The Night)
11.Witchfinder General
12.Doug Scarratt Guitar Solo
13.Strong Arm Of The Law
14.Princess Of The Night
15.I've Got To Rock(To Stay Alive)

[Encore 1]
16.State Of Grace
17.And The Bands Played On
18.Wheels Of Steel

[Encore 2]
19.Heavy Metal Thunder
20.20,000 Feet

They played at VERY small clubs in Japan. There ware few hundred fans, but all of them are die hard metal heads.

And I met Saxon members in Nagoya's Hard Rock Cafe. surprise!!!!!!!!


Laura 05-04-2008 08:37 PM

and those pics are Patched jacket they signed.


Paxoman 05-04-2008 08:58 PM

Nice pics Laura. Sounds like you had a great time!

Bosnian Witchfinder 05-04-2008 10:09 PM

lucky girl!

SAXONATOR 05-04-2008 10:18 PM


brilliant photos !

when you have some spare money come over to europe and join us for the next tour :D


Originally Posted by Laura (Post 11299)
There ware few hundred fans, but all of them are die hard metal heads.

i prefer to have a party with only 5 real friends as to have a party with 30 people including 25 half-hearted idiots so it must have been great !

never surrender 05-05-2008 02:40 AM

great pics laura , i was thinking they would play to live by the sword for the japanese fans , maybe next time , great mix of songs on setlists though.

Edumalavida 05-05-2008 04:35 PM

Thanks for the info, Laura. Great photos!

Fingers 05-06-2008 11:14 AM

Good to see you had such a great time.

Thanks for the setlist and the pics.

Saxonbanger 06-19-2008 03:32 PM

Great picks and nice ''jacket''!

Edumalavida 06-19-2008 08:21 PM

Great review and pics, and fantastic jacket, Laura!

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