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Band tight, great set list, terrible, and I mean terrible, job projecting Elvis's voice. Completely muddy, unintelligible and buried by the band. Very disappointing concert.
Tracy from San Francisco, California
DISAPPOINTED LONG TIME FAN
The sound was awful, really horrible, so bad tried moving about the theatre & couldn’t find anywhere that wasn’t cringe worthy. People complained & walked out.
There was no energy even when he played his old time hits. It felt unrehearsed, his tone was awful, the bass was deafening & not necessarily because of volume. The rhythms were off. ….. no depth, his voice was mostly off, total lack of energy. What a sad performance. A waste of time & energy.
I’m a long time fan & I’ve seen his live performances in the past ….. I walked out after an hour of what felt like an assault on my ears.
Mike C. from Washington, District of Columbia
GREAT MUSICIAN AND SONG WRITER/POOR PERFORMANCE
Let me start by saying I think Elvis C. is a great lyricist and musician. Hence, I gave two stars instead of one. I saw him last night at Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA. Not sure if he was having an off night (which I hope was the case) but he was out time (with the band) for most of the show and wasn't in key for most of the songs. It just sounded really bad. So bad, in fact, I left after about forty minutes. So, I suppose its possible that he got better and I missed it. I have only ever walked out of one other concert in my life (and that was more because of rainy weather than performance). I've been to hundreds of concerts over the last four decades. Last night was the worst live performance I have ever experienced. Still love him but will not pay to see him live again.
On a positive note, his opening act, Nick Lowe, was fantastic.
Mike from Easton, Pennsylvania
ELVIS COSTELLO FEB 23 2023 WIND CREEK BETHLEHEM
I have been a fan of EC since the "My Aim Is True" Album. Unfortunately, acoustics in Wind Creek events center were terrible. Line of site to stage is poor as well as the venue doesn't slope toward stage. Music was very distorted with sound bouncing off metal ceiling and cement walls creating echo effect making vocals and music difficult to hear clearly. I had been to two other concerts there( side and front sections) and sound was almost as bad and only a little better in the center section. I dont know if accoustics were throwing off band timing as some of the instruments seemed off time with others for several songs. Vocals were off a bit as well- maybe acousitics? Show started about 20-30 min late and they played for just about 90 min. One complaint regarding multiple artists concerts I have attended in past couple of years is the song selections. I can only speak for myself, but I dont overpay for show tickets to hear more obscure B side songs( that were never popular for a reason) than the popular songs even if they may have been played at the show just prior to mine.
James Martin from Vancouver, British Columbia
AT LEAST I GOT HOME EARLY!
This is the 3rd time I've seen Elvis C and I have to say, I was very disappointed. I now
read from other reviews that he was battling a cold, which explains some of the poor
quality vocals and sound.
We left after song 5 and cut our losses. I'm going to leave my memory of the last 2
concerts and try to erase this one.
I appreciated the early night, so every cloud has a silver linning.
Jennifer from Vancouver, British Columbia
Muddy sound really ruined the show. Need to
hire some decent sound men because an artist
of this stature should sound so much better.
Could not understand vocals at all. His guitar
playing was excellent but overall a very
Donn B from Northern Ca.
HIT THE EXIT AFTER 3 SONGS
Long time fan however we couldn’t make out any of the words and were very disappointed. Three songs and we decided it most likely would not improve so we headed back to our room.
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