Shows
1980-2020

Pavillon de Baltard, France –  24th February 1980

 Stop Your Sobbing | Tattooed Love Boys | Up the Neck | Mystery Achievement

First broadcast on French TV Antenne 2 this is the  Chrous broadcast.

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | James Honeyman-Scott – Guitar | Pete Farndon – Bass

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Capitol Theatre, Passiac NJ –  27th September 1980

Precious | The Adulteress | Talk of the Town | Space Invader | Cuban Slide | Louie, Louie | I Go to Sleep | Private Life | Kid | Stop Your Sobbing | The Wait | Brass in Pocket | Porcelain | Tattooed Love Boys | Up the Neck | Mystery Achievement

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | James Honeyman-Scott – Guitar | Pete Farndon – Bass

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Chrissie Hynde Blackpool Pleasure Beach riding the rollercoaster July 21st 1979. Above image : Pretenders on Blackpool Beach July 21st 1979.

Koln, Germany –  17th July 1981

The Wait | The Adultress | Message Of Love | Louie Louie | Talk Of The Town | English Roses | Birds Of Paradise | Kid | Stop Your Sobbing | Private Life | Jealous Dogs | Day After Day | Up The Neck | Tattooed Love Boys | Bad Boys Get Spanked | Precious | Brass In Pocket | Mystery Achievement

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | James Honeyman-Scott – Guitar | Pete Farndon – Bass

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Pavillon Baltard, Nogent-sur-Marne – December 18th 1981


Talk Of The Town | Stop Your Sobbing | Kid | I Go To Sleep | Day After Day | Bad Boys Get Spanked | Up The Neck | Precious | Brass In Pocket | Mystery Achievement | Wild Thing / Whatcha Gonna Do About It

Listen to the full set Pretenders Live Shows 1981

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | James Honeyman-Scott – Guitar | Pete Farndon – Bass

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Chrissie Hynde December 18th 1981
Fox Theatre, Detroit – 8th April 1984


The Wait | The Adultress Time the Avenger | My City Was Gone ​| Talk of the Town | Thin Line Between Love and Hate | Thumbelina | Back on the Chain Gang | Mystery Achievement | Middle Of The Road | Up The Neck | Precious | Brass in Pocket | Tattooed Love Boys

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Robbie McIntosh – Guitar | Malcolm Foster – Bass | Rupert Black – Keyboard

You can also listen to this show here.

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Westfalenhalle, Dortmund – 24th June 1984

The Wait | Show Me | Thin Line Between Love And Hate | Back On The Chain Gang | Bad Boys Get Spanked | Middle Of The Road | Brass In Pocket | Room Full Of Mirrors

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Robbie McIntosh – Guitar | Malcolm Foster – Bass | Rupert Black – Keyboard

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Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, LA  – 17th November 1987

Room Full Of Mirrors | Message Of Love | Louie Louie | The Adultress | Talk Of The Town

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Blair Cunningham – Drums | Johnny Marr – Guitar | Malcolm Foster – Bass | Rupert Black – Keyboard

*slightly out of sync.

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Glastonbury – 24th June 1994

I’ll Stand By You | Back On The Chain Gang | Night In My Veins | Precious Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Andy Hobson – Bass | Zeb Jameson – Keyboard

Listen to the full set Live 1994

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Hard Rock Live, NY – 6th July 1998

Message Of Love | Kid | Night In My Veins | Middle Of The Road | Don’t Get Me Wrong | My City Was Gone | Back On The Chain Gang | Rabo De Nube | Mystery Achievement
 

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Andy Hobson – Bass | Zeb Jameson – Keyboard

 

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Chrissie Hynde @ Hard Rock live 6th July 1998

Here, There  & Everywhere – A Concert For Linda – 10th April 1999

Middle Of The Road | Meat Is Murder | I Wish You Love

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Andy Hobson – Bass | Zeb Jameson – Keyboard | Johnny Marr – Vocals/Guitar

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Chrissie Hynde @ A Concert For Linda 10th April 1999

VH1 Storytellers – June 25th 1999

Kid | Mystery Achievement | The Phone Call | Back On The Chain Gang | Don’t Get Me Wrong | Adultress | My City Was Gone | Popstar | Biker

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Andy Hobson – Bass | Zeb Jameson – Keyboard

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Cornbury Festival – 9th July 2006


Night In My Veins | Talk Of The Town | Day After Day | Time The Avenger | The Losing | Kid | Back On The Chain Gang | Don’t Get Me Wrong | Middle Of The Road | The Wait | Mystery Achievement | Brass In Pocket

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Nick Wilkinson – Bass

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Decades Rock (Pretenders with Friends) – 11th August 2006

The Wait | The Losing | Back On The Chain Gang | Talk Of The Town – with Shirley Manson | I’m Only Happy When It Rains – with Shirley Manson | Day After Day | The Bucket – with Kings Of Leon | Up The Neck – with Kings Of Leon | Drive – with Incubus | Message Of Love – with Incubus | Fools Must Die – with Iggy Pop | Candy – with Iggy Pop | Mystery Achievement| Precious | Brass In Pocket | Middle Of The Road – Finale
 

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | Adam Seymour – Guitar | Nick Wilkinson – Bass

Plus special guests

Kings Of Leon
Shirley Manson
Iggy Pop
Incubus

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CMT Crossroads – 5th Feruary 2011

Middle Of The Road | This Kiss | Brass In Pocket | Breathe| Back On The Chain Gang | Cry | I’ll Stand By You| Piece Of My Heart

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | Martin Chambers – Drums | James Walbourne – Guitar | Nick Wilkinson – Bass | Faith Hill & Band

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BBC Radio 2, Live in Hyde Park – 14th September 2014

Message Of Love | Back On The Chain Gang | Down The Wrong Way | You Or No One | I’ll Stand By You |  Dark Sunglasses | Don’t Get Me Wrong | Middle Of The Road

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walboure – Guitar | Sean Read – Keyboard | Dan Logan – Bass Guitar | Kris Sonne – Drums

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iTunes Festival, Roundhouse – 16th September 2014

Tourniquet (Cynthia Anne) | Sweet Nuthin’ | Kid | Message of Love | You Or No One | Down the Wrong Way | Talk of the Town | I Go to Sleep | Back on the Chain Gang | Dark Sunglasses | Adding the Blue | Don’t Get Me Wrong | Brass in Pocket | Precious | Middle of the Road

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walboure – Guitar | Sean Read – Keyboard | Dan Logan – Bass Guitar | Kris Sonne – Drums

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Absolute Radio – 25th September 2014

Dark Sunglasses | Talk Of The Town | Down The Wrong Way | Adding The Blue
Buy the album Stockholm

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walboure – Guitar | Sean Read – Keyboard

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BBC Radio 6, Maida Vale – 3rd October 2016

Alone | Gotta Wait | Down The Wrong Way | Let’s Get Lost | Private Life | I Hate Myself | Holy Commotion | Brass In Pocket
Buy the album Alone

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walboure – Guitar | Nick Wilkinson – Bass | Martin Chambers – Drums | Eric Heywood – Slide Guitar

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Pinkpop, Netherlands – 10th June 2019

Hate For Sale | Gotta Wait | Message Of Love | Kid | Down The Wrong Way | Stop Your Sobbing | Back On The Chain Gang | I’ll Stand By You | Night In My Veins | Thumbelina | Don’t Get Me Wrong | Cuban Slide | Mystery Achievement | Middle Of The Road

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walboure – Guitar | Nick Wilkinson – Bass | Martin Chambers – Drums | Carwyn Ellis – Keyboard/Guitar

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BBC Radio 2 Live At Home – 20th September 2020

Maybe Love Is In NYC | Back On The Chain Gang | The Buzz | Stop Your Sobbing | You Can’t Hurt A Fool | Brass In Pocket | I’ll Stand By You
Buy the album Hate for Sale

Chrissie Hynde – Vocals/Guitar | James Walbourne – Guitar | Carwyn Ellis – Keyboard

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