OPETH: Review, Photos Of New York City Anniversary Concert Available

April 8, 2010

Swedish progressive metallers OPETH are commemorating their twentieth anniversary by playing six exclusive shows that are taking place across the globe in Stockholm, Sweden; Essen, Germany; Paris, France; London, U.K.; New York City and Los Angeles. At each show, OPETH is performing two sets. The first set features the band playing its breakthrough epic "Blackwater Park" in its entirety. The second set consists of mixed material from the band's extensive catalog. The band is playing for over two hours at carefully selected venues in order to achieve an element of intimacy and exclusivity, and an overall "You had to be there" vibe!

OPETH's setlist for the April 7, 2010 concert at Terminal 5 in New York City was as follows:

01. The Leper Affinity
02. Bleak
03. Harvest
04. The Drapery Falls
05. Dirge For November
06. The Funeral Portrait
07. Patterns In The Ivy
08. Blackwater Park
09. Forest Of October (Orchid, 1995)
10. Advent (Morningrise, 1996)
11. April Ethereal (My Arms, Your Hearse, 1998)
12. The Moor (Still Life, 1999)
13. Wreath (Deliverance, 2002)
14. Hope Leaves (Damnation, 2002)
15. Harlequin Forest (Ghost Reveries, 2005)
16. The Lotus Eater (Watershed, 2008)

A review of the concert, including photos, can be found at Brooklynvegan.com.

OPETH will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Friday, April 16 during Bruce's weekly BBC 6 Music radio program, dubbed "The Bruce Dickinson Friday Rock Show". Listen to the broadcast live via the Internet between 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. (midnight) U.K. time at BBC.co.uk.

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