Avril Lavigne in concert @Stadium Merdeka (2014)

UPDATE:
My written piece out in the Malay Mail! 🙂

MMAIL_20140320_026 (1) Avril Lavigne

I had never thought I would attend a Avril Lavigne concert.
Admittedly I did enjoy a few of her songs but I wasn’t exactly a fan.

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Still it was a good experience to watch her live. I only wished that she lived up to her punk princess and energetic bad girl screen persona for on stage she was really underwhelming and lacked the energy to keep the crowd going.

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She started her performance with “Hello Kitty”, one of the new songs on her latest album. Her outfit was appropriately Harajuku-ish and embellished with Hello Kitty dolls.

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To be honest I had a shock when I saw that. I mean.. what???

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Thankfully she ditched that flounce and was sensibly garbed in her bad girl outfit of leather and loose top thereafter.

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We were only allowed photography for the first 3 songs so that’s about all the photos Daniel (my partner in crime) got during the concert.

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Here’s the song list for that night:

  1. Hello Kitty
  2. Girlfriend
  3. Rock N Roll
  4. Here’s To Never Growing Up
  5. Always Get
  6. Hush Hush
  7. Let Me Go
  8. My Happy Ending
  9. Don’t Tel Me
  10. Complicated
  11. Bad Girl Intro / Bad Girl
  12. He Wasn’t
  13. Losing Grip
  14. Drum Solo
  15. Sk8er Boi
  16. What The Hell
  17. Smile
  18. I’m With You

Would you have paid to watch Avril Lavigne live?
Well these people did! Avril performed to a strong 7,000 crowd.

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But Avril, seriously you could do so much better.

This Post Has 9 Comments

    1. Rebecca Saw

      Thank god for that! Hope all her fans weren’t disappointed!

  1. jane

    nice shots! trying to find if you have some pics of my sister and I but you were early there haha we’re seat letter J. I’ve got some few videos too. x0~

  2. Gregory Loh

    Well it’s still a good experience watching her live. And now we know she’s not that great on stage. LOL

  3. Francesca

    I saw you and yelled but you didn’t see me! You were so preoccupied with your laptop earlier and during I lost you. LOL

  4. Lim Yimei

    Ah if I had known I would have tried to spot you and maybe say hi. Hope to catch ya at another event if I’m not to shy haha

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