2 free nights at Mercury Lounge , Lloyd bids farewell to NYC with the Negatives & covers Cher !!!
july 4, 1999 lloyd cole & the negatives played 2 free nights at mercury lounge, marking his departure from living in manhattan after about [?] a decade.
7/4 set list: past imperfect. negative attitude. perfect skin, 4 flights up. impossible girl. brand new friend. born in the usa. like lovers do. dont look back. jennifer she said. man on the verge. shes a girl & Im a man. i didnt know that u cared. that girl. a cover of cher’s believe!!! jill sobule’s i kissed a girl.
july 5, 1999 lloyd played the 2nd of his ‘goodbye to nyc’ free gigs at mercury lounge.
set list: forest fire solo. past imperfect. negative attitude. perfect skin. brand new friend. impossible girl. like lovers do. dont look back. undressed, jennifer she said. whats wrong with this picture. shes a girl & Im a man. i didnt know that you cared. man on the verge. that boy. i kissed a girl. cher’s believe.
ps in some way, I REALLY hope lloyd brings back “Believe” and “Being Boring” into his 2009-10 sets