The Man and The Journey Tour

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The Man and The Journey Tour
Tour by Pink Floyd
Start date 14 April 1969
End date 17 September 1969
Legs 2
Shows 11
Pink Floyd concert chronology
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The Man and The Journey tour was an informal (mostly English) concert tour of a few dates by Pink Floyd during which the conceptual music piece "The Man and The Journey" was played. It started on 14 April 1969 and ended on 24 September 1969.


Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
14 April 1969 London England Royal Festival Hall (first live performance of "The Man and The Journey")
27 April 1969 Birmingham Mothers
2 May 1969 Manchester Manchester College of Commerce
12 May 1969 London BBC Radio 1 Top Gear
16 May 1969 Leeds Town Hall
24 May 1969 Sheffield City Oval Hall
30 May 1969 Croydon Fairfield Halls
22 June 1969 Manchester Free Trade Hall
26 June 1969 London Royal Albert Hall
9 August 1969 Amsterdam Netherlands Paradiso
17 September 1969 Amsterdam Concertgebouw
24 September 1969 Maastricht Staargebouw

Set one[edit]

A typical "The Man and the Journey tour" set list would include :

  1. "Daybreak, Pt. I"
  2. "Work"
  3. "Teatime"
  4. "Afternoon"
  5. "Doing It!"
  6. "Sleep"
  7. "Nightmare"
  8. "Daybreak Pt. II"

Set two[edit]

  1. "The Beginning"
  2. "Beset By Creatures of the Deep"
  3. "The Narrow Way"
  4. "The Pink Jungle"
  5. "The Labyrinths of Auximines"
  6. "Behold the Temple of Light"
  7. "The End of the Beginning"

Encores (when played) :

  1. "Interstellar Overdrive" (on 24 May in Sheffield)
  2. "Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun" (on 22 and 26 June in Manchester)

Tour band[edit]

See also[edit]