Toronto Rocks Review

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by AVForums Jul 1, 2004 at 12:00 AM

    On July 30th 2003 close on half a million people gathered in Downsview Airport, Toronto for “the biggest party in Toronto's history - Canadians and their international friends, all ages, all races, all here to celebrate a city, a people and a country deeply affected by Sars.” And so in an attempt at allaying fears and putting Canada back on the tourism map a group of (mostly) aging rock stars et all put on a show to end all shows... at least that's what the powers to be would have us believe. With what I would call an “interestingly diverse” line up of stars this Toronto Rocks concert is a little old fashioned for my tastes, and barring the appearance of Justin Timberlake and AC/DC who simply steal the show, all the acts here have seen better days. Then again, who am I to knock a concert that attracted 490,000 fans?!

    With Dan Ackroyd and James Belushi hosting and performing, the scene is set - this is a middle of the road affair, and will most likely appeal to those of slightly maturing years... well I enjoyed it, anyway!

    Track Listing
  • Skybox Ballroom Pump - Jim Belushi & Dan Ackroyd
  • Race For The Prize - The Flaming Lips
  • Do You Realize - The Flaming Lips
  • Dig Myself A Hole - Jim Belushi & Dan Ackroyd
  • Who's That Lady - The Isley Brothers
  • Shout - The Isley Brothers
  • Senorita - Justin Timberlake
  • Time Won't Let Me - Jim Belushi & Dan Ackroyd
  • American Woman - The Guess Who
  • No Time - The Guess Who
  • Limelight - Rush
  • Free Will - Rush
  • The Spirit Of Radio - Rush
  • Back In Black - AC/DC
  • Thunderstruck - AC/DC
  • Start Me Up - The Rolling Stones
  • Ruby Tuesday - The Rolling Stones
  • Miss You - The Rolling Stones with Justin Timberlake
  • Rock Me Baby - The Rolling Stones with AC/DC
  • Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
  • Jumpin' Jack Flash - The Rolling Stones

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