a short site about The Divine Comedy

French version

24/10/1994, Paris

Location : Théatre De La Ville

This is the first show with the new Divine Comedy line-up composed of: Neil Hannon (vocals & guitar), Bryan Mills (bass), Joby Talbot (oboe, saxophone & cor anglais) and Natalie Box (violin). Drums are not allowed in, therefor Grant Gordon has not joined the band yet.
They play with a string section composed by: Russel Harty (piano), Isla St Clair (violin), Bruce Forsyth (viola) and Helen Thomas (cello).

The played set is the album Promenade in its entirety as well as a new song. Although the original concert program announced a different set:
  • Festive Road
  • Tonight We Fly
  • Geronimo
  • Queen Of The South
  • Don’t Look Down
  • Europe By Train
  • When The Lights Go Out All Over Europe
  • The Summerhouse
  • Death Of A Supernaturalist
  • Your Daddy’s Car
  • Ten Seconds To Midnight
  • The Drinking Song
  • Timewatching

Setlist :

Releases / Broadcasts

Two songs on Rarities.