FIN, Helsinki - Dream Theater: Progressive Nation European Tour

Location: Finland, Helsinki (Ice Hall)
Date: 23 September 2009


Who was there?

Ivor (Estonia) 100%
AnarChrist (Estonia) 100%
Black_Sheep 100%
Tursti 100%
.mrt (Estonia) 100%
Martsu 100%
mustamakia 50%

All dates of this tour

Date City Audience
23.09.2009 FIN, Helsinki 7
25.09.2009 SWE, Stockholm 5
26.09.2009 NOR, Oslo 4
27.09.2009 DEN, Copenhagen 2
29.09.2009 GER, Berlin
30.09.2009 POL, Bydgoszcz 3
02.10.2009 GER, Hamburg
03.10.2009 GER, Dusseldorf
04.10.2009 FRA, Paris 3
06.10.2009 FRA, Lille 1
07.10.2009 NED, Rotterdam 3
09.10.2009 GBR, Manchester 1
10.10.2009 GBR, London 7
Date City Audience
11.10.2009 GBR, Glasgow 2
17.10.2009 BEL, Brussels 1
18.10.2009 GER, Frankfurt
19.10.2009 GER, Ludwigsburg
22.10.2009 POR, Porto 15
23.10.2009 ESP, Madrid 2
24.10.2009 ESP, Barcelona
26.10.2009 ITA, Milan 5
27.10.2009 ITA, Rome
29.10.2009 ITA, Bologna
30.10.2009 ITA, Conegliano
31.10.2009 SLO, Ljubljana 13


Comments: 2   Visited by: 16 users
20.09.2009 - 22:00
Ok I will be there. But it seems that Unexpect won't be playing the Helsinki gig. They will be there for the rest of the tour though.
oh my fucking god, fucking dinosaurs
24.09.2009 - 17:10
Well it was quite amazing. I only caught the last 2 songs of Bigelf, but they were a huge surprise, i bet their psychedelic 70s-vibed hard rock/heavy metal was actually the freshest thing this evening considering we all know what to expect from Opeth and DT.
Opeth was as perfect though as they were in Tallinn 7 months ago when I first saw them, and we were treated with 3 songs that never been played live before, so a pleasing set definately.
I saw Dream Theater for the first time and well I still kinda knew what I was going to get. Everything was polished close to perfection performance-wise, but no surprises whatsoever, and the computer-graphic visuals on screens were quite awful. I still enjoyed the set very much and left the arena with extreme satisfaction

Opeth setlist:
The Lotus Eater
Reverie/Harlequin Forest
White Cluster
Hex Omega

Dream Theater setlist:
A Nightmare To Remember
A Rite Of Passage
Hollow Years
The Spirit Carries On
As I Am
The Count Of Tuscany
oh my fucking god, fucking dinosaurs

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