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What Incubus’ SA setlist could look like

With Incubus’ first show on SA soil a mere 4 days away, I break out into a mild sweat when I think about what that inaugural setlist could look like. And while some people are all about the element of surprise, I’m not, which is why I decided to put together a possible, educated guess of a setlist, which could potentially make (or break) your day.

So there are two ways this could go. The first one looks a little bit like this:

  • Glitterbomb
  • Circles
  • Nimble Bastard
  • Anna Molly
  • Megalomaniac
  • State of the Art
  • Pardon Me
  • Drive
  • Paper Shoes
  • Pantomime
  • Talk Shows on Mute
  • Stellar
  • Vitamin
  • Loneliest
  • Wish You Were Here
  • Warning (Encore)

And the second one looks a little like this:

  • Love in a Time of Surveillance
  • Warning
  • Nimble Bastard
  • Anna Molly
  • Glitterbomb
  • Megalomaniac
  • Paper Shoes
  • Wish You Were Here
  • State of the Art
  • Pardon Me
  • Circles
  • Echo
  • Pantomime
  • Loneliest
  • Sick Sad Little World
  • Talk Shows on Mute
  • I Miss You
  • No Fun
  • Drive (Encore)
  • The Warmth (Encore)

They seem to change it up from show-to-show between these above setlists, swapping songs here and there, but not without a few curveballs – at a show in Las Vegas earlier this month they played ’11am’ (first time live since 5/26/2012) and ‘Paper Shoes’ (first time live since 3/7/2015).

Despite 2018 being the 21st anniversary of “S.C.I.E.N.C.E” don’t hold out too much hope that any of your favourites off that record make the cut though. In 2017, ‘Redefine’ was the only track played off “S.C.I.E.N.C.E” and it made a measly 8 appearances. This year they changed things up, with ‘Vitamin’ making the final setlist and to-date it’s appeared 7 times, so there’s a glimmer of hope for at least one track off “S.C.I.E.N.C.E”.

Remember, Jose did tell me that their setlist construction is the one major thing they but heads over so whatever the outcome, let’s try not bitch too much, okay?