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1982 01 18 crew pass Dietmar.jpg
a crew pass for this concert
1982 01 18 ticket 1.jpg
a ticket for this concert
1982 04 Trouser Press review.jpg
a review of this concert in Trouser Press - April 1982
Performance summary
Artist performing: The Police
Tour: 1981-1982 Ghost in the Machine Tour
Venue: The Spectrum
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Support acts: The Go-Go's
Ticket prices: US$ 8,50 - 10,00

On 1982-01-18, The Police performed at The Spectrum in Philadelphia, PA, USA.


Recording information

There is a recording of this show.


This concert was sold out = 18.661 people in the audience.

A few hours before the show The Police and journalists from several magazines drove from the Berkshire Place Hotel in Manhattan to Philadelphia in a bus (through Lincoln Tunnel). Sting and Stewart debated about Invisible Sun's position in the setlist.

At the soundcheck Sting tries out a headless Steinberger L2 bass which Andy Summers has on loan. He decides to use it during the concert.

See also

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External links

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Sources: tickets; pass; review in Trouser Press - April 1982; articles in 1982-05 Trouser Press and 1982-05 Modern Recording & Music; photos; Rolling Stone - March 4, 1982; personal information

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