We have had quite a week. Here are some highlights, by the numbers:
Shows in torrential rain: 1 (Rock Am Ring)
Shows at Formula One racetracks: 2 (Nurburgring, Imola)
Shows with Green Day: 3 (Nurburgring, Nurnburg, Imola)
Days off in Rome: 4
Chestnuts unearthed since last weekend: 5 (Heron House, Driver 8, These Days, Get Up, Sweetness Follows)
British Isles shows after tonight: 11 (Glasgow, Sheffield, Manchester, Loch Lomond, Dublin, Live 8, Hull, Nottingham, Ipswich, Hyde Park, Cardiff)
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