Article that includes an interview with Rob Baker about the summer tour and tonight's show. Also of note is the fact that it's Baker who decides each night's setlist. I didn't know this, was it already common knowledge?
The decision-maker, when it comes to the band's setlist, is currently Baker.
For years, that was Gord Sinclair's area of expertise. When the task "nearly killed him," Baker said, he stepped into the fray for his friend.
"There's a lot of touchstones, songs that people expect us to play," Baker said of the decision-making that goes into planning a setlist.
"We try and throw in a curve once in a while, in addition to four or five new songs a night. It's a balancing act. If you lay a lot of new music on people, it can be a turnoff. You have to find the balance."
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