live music: BLONDIE x MASONIC x 9.19.13

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Masonic Center, San Francisco, CA. – New wave/punk pioneers, Blondie and X (The Band) stopped by the Masonic Center in San Francisco last month for an amazing performance.

Check out my review in photos…

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

Blondie performs at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

I don’t think I could’ve been more excited to shoot a show then this one. I grew up listening to Blondie and punk and new wave music as a kid. The simple fact that Harry is still in fine form both in looks and her vocals after all these years in tremendous. I forgot to post this set up last month…so here ya go.

Setlist:
One Way or Another
Rave
Hanging on the Telephone (The Nerves cover)
Union City Blue
A Rose by Any Name
The Tide Is High (The Paragons cover)
Drag You Around
Maria
Winter
Rapture (with No Sleep Till Brooklyn … more)
Atomic
What I Heard
Wipe Off My Sweat
Sugar on the Side
Heart of Glass
Encore:
Mile High
Call Me
Relax (Frankie Goes to Hollywood cover)
Dreaming

You can see the rest of these Blondie photos here.

BONUS:
X (The Band) opening up for Blondie:
X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

X (The Band) opens up for Blondie at the Masonic Center in San Francisco, CA. All photos © Joe Russo and Joe Russo Photos. Please do not use without written permission.

You can see the rest of these X (The Band) photos here. Other X photosets can be seen here and here.

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