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    I know a few folks thought it would be cool if Dave did this song accompanied with video on the tour, though it's from his solo days. The idea was to have the video screen showing clips of the past. If not now because Wolf is in the band, then during a full reunion would be a great time to do it, even a one off concert (which I think will happen at some point, at the least).

    Someone did a video of the basic idea on youtube, hadn't seen it before even though it's been up a while.

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    No, I've heard this idea before and although the track is good, It's not VH, so it shouldn't be the music attached to a video compilation of the tour. (IMHO)

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    Dave could sing it and play acoustic guitar solo - kinda like when Sammy did Eagles fly acoustic in concert.
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    I don't think DLR could play this on the acoustic. Maybe he could dumb it down a bit, or go out there with Ed and have them both play and DLR sing it, but I really do think the guitar part is out of his skill range, at least from what I have seen him play.

    If they played a longer set, it would be cool for them to do a little acoustic set, he did one on his Skyscraper Tour and it was pretty cool.

    But, it isn't going to happen.
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    Already VH is doing a lot of nostalgia, I think the message of this song would be kind of depressing in the current context. In 1988, it was different, it was more like an appreciation of the past.
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    Wow...I've never heard this before. (I stopped listening to Dave after Eat 'em and Smile) That's pretty awesome. Nice to know Dave was thinking about VH in such a nice way even back then.

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    That would be pretty cool.
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    we talked about this awhile ago. ed come out with an acoustic with dave for the first encore song and have some old images running across the big screen.

    i'm in agreement with little dreamer here. while i'd love to see it, it's somewhat anticlimactic without mike present.
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    GREAT fuckin video by the way!
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