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    Posted: January 03 2010 at 03:46
Opeth will do a number of concerts to celebrate their 20th Anniversary.
They will be playing the entire Blackwater Park followed by a big selection from the other albums!

6 gigs are planned around the Easter weekend: Stockholm, Essen, Paris, London, NYC and LA.
It's almost sold out so hurry up. I'll be at the London gig!

http://www.opeth.com/index.php/news/show/id/164
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 06:00
No Chicago? LAME. No excuse!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 06:23
I'll be at London too :D
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 09:27
I agree; no Chicago = LAME. However, since Blackwater park is a phenomenal album, I am excited about whatever live releases may result from this extra pretentious 20th anniversary trendy-city-exclusive mini-tour.
"The music had to stand on it's own before you added the extra weight of the lyrics." - David Gilmour
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 09:33
Yes it's a bit exclusive...
Especially since they will spend the best of the coming 3 months rehearsing, I would expect them to capitalize on it a bit more, but I guess they didn't want to get too involved in touring. Lazy bums!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 13:28
I might go at the Paris show, I hope that by the time that I find out if I really can, they still have tickets. Ermm
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 13:38
Originally posted by harmonium.ro harmonium.ro wrote:

I might go at the Paris show, I hope that by the time that I find out if I really can, they still have tickets. Ermm

If I were you I'd buy the tickets as fast as I can, and if I couldn't go after all, sell them to someone else Smile

The Stockholm show was pretty tempting, but I decided to pass. I'm sure I'll regret at some point.


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 13:43
Good point, I am doing it tonight. Thanks! Star

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 13:50
My pleasure Wink
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 14:49
Stockholm is the closest to where I live but still 521.68 kilometers from Copenhagen so I´ll pass too. Too bad they didn´t chose Malmö instead ( saw Opeth there about a year ago)
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 15:39
Well we're freaks. We saw them twice last year, once in Brussels and another time in NYC on our honeymoon. Romantic Smile
Now we'll see them on a London trip which we were planning for anyway.

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 03 2010 at 15:44
Death growls and distorted riffs! Romantic? Hell yeahLOL.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 04 2010 at 03:19
Originally posted by UMUR UMUR wrote:

Stockholm is the closest to where I live but still 521.68 kilometers from Copenhagen so I´ll pass too. Too bad they didn´t chose Malmö instead ( saw Opeth there about a year ago)
 
 
Stockholm is a bit nearer to me , but only ferry or plane ( no car traveling because of seaLOL). Possibly next timeConfused
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 04 2010 at 07:32
Paris tickets are no more. Ouch
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 08 2010 at 14:13
Stockholm, Sweden sounds just fine by me! LOL
Too bad that they chose Cirkus as their arena. I've seen them recently during the Prog Nation 2009 tour when the band played at Hovet. It was a really nice surprise to hear them perform White ClusterClap
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 13 2010 at 01:55
There's still tickets for the London show.
Just got mine and looking forward to it!
My expectations are extremely high.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 13 2010 at 06:30
I'm just wondering though. I've never been to the Royal Albert Hall in London before. (From Belgium you see)
My tickets have a row and seat number. If we're actually gonna be seated it's gonna be a pretty weird Opeth gig. Confused Does anybody know for sure if it's gonna be standing or seated?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 14 2010 at 09:20
Sweden Rock Festival have just announced that Opeth will be performing!
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This years highlights feature Saga, Bigelf, Magnum and now Opeth!


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 15 2010 at 12:58
Originally posted by mhyriaflib mhyriaflib wrote:

I'm just wondering though. I've never been to the Royal Albert Hall in London before. (From Belgium you see)
My tickets have a row and seat number. If we're actually gonna be seated it's gonna be a pretty weird Opeth gig. Confused Does anybody know for sure if it's gonna be standing or seated?


LOL I had exactly that same question. We Belgians are Royal Albert Hall noobs!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 15 2010 at 16:30
Hope this one is recorded
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