Taylor Swift Explains Why She Changes Her ‘Eras Tour’ Setlist

Taylor Swift Explains Why She Changes ‘Eras Tour’ Setlist Between Concerts: ‘We’re Tricksy'

Taylor Swift

All a part of her grasp plan! When Taylor Swift kicked off her Eras Tour, devoted Swifties have been intrigued by her rotating playlist of shock additions to the setlist — and the pop star has a superb purpose for doing it.

“One factor we stated in regards to the Eras Tour: ‘You suppose you may simply go browsing, you suppose you may simply scroll and know the setlist?’” Swift, 33, quipped throughout her Friday, March 31, present in Arlington, Texas, per social media footage. “’You suppose you may simply come ready with little flashcards [that list the song order and my outfits]?’”

The “Mastermind” songstress added: “Let it’s stated in regards to the Eras Tour, we’re tricksy. That’s what we’re [and] we get pleasure from a superb, wholesome setlist hijinks.”

Taylor Swift Explains Why She Changes ‘Eras Tour’ Setlist Between Concerts: ‘We’re Tricksy'

Taylor Swift
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Swift — who started the Eras Tour final month in Glendale, Arizona — tweaked her opening Folklore observe on Friday from “Invisible String” to “The 1.” She added: “So, we added a brand new track [tonight]. Did you prefer it? Did you will have enjoyable?”

The “Anti-Hero” singer’s Eras Tour is her first live performance tour since 2018’s Fame exhibits, designed to have fun all of her previous LPs and re-recorded albums. Swift’s setlist features a rotating number of Swift’s hit singles (and costumes!) from the likes of Fearless, Converse Now, 1989, Evermore and Midnights.

“I’m enchanted to announce my subsequent tour: Taylor Swift | The Eras Tour, a journey by the musical eras of my profession (previous and current!),” Swift wrote by way of Instagram in November 2022. “The primary leg of the tour will probably be in stadiums throughout the US, with worldwide dates to be introduced as quickly as we are able to!”

She continued on the time: “Feeling just like the luckiest particular person alive as a result of I get to take these sensible artists out on tour with me: @paramore, @radvxz, @phoebebridgers, @girlinred, @whereismuna, @haimtheband, @gracieabrams, @gayle and @owennmusic. I can’t WAIT to see your beautiful faces on the market. It’s been a very long time coming 🥰.”

The “Teardrops on My Guitar” artist kicked off her three-night gig in Arlington on Friday, the place she added shock performances of “Unhappy Lovely Tragic” and “Ours” to the musical lineup. Swift has additionally provided followers transient behind-the-scenes glimpses of her tour life by way of social media.

“That’s my entire world 💕,” the Pennsylvania native captioned a Friday TikTok video backstage throughout rehearsals and hanging together with her mother and father, Scott and Andrea Swift, as they bedazzled an acoustic guitar collectively. Taylor’s video was set to her track “Miss Americana & The Heartbreak Prince,” which options the identical lyrics that she used as her social media caption.