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Eagles: Earls Court, London

John Aizlewood, The Guardian, 12 June 2001

WITH MANY tickets costing £60, an official baseball top going for a mere £70 and queues of more than 30 minutes to enter Earls Court, the audience's commitment was never in doubt. Had the band reciprocated, it would have been an evening to savour. Instead the mood was one of repellent cynicism.

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