|View Poll Results: Who is the best band on the Metal Masters tour?|
|Heaven and Hell||8||17.39%|
|Voters: 46. You may not vote on this poll|
Metal Masters -- Pittsburgh, PA -- August 16th, 2008
One of the most incredible shows I was ever at. In addition to all four band sounding tremendous, the lighting crew was amazing, set changes were short and they crowd was into the show from beginning to end. We arrived about 20 minutes prior to the gates opening, the line was at least 500 deep waiting to get in … at 4:40 p.m.
Over The Wall
The New Order
Practice What You Preach
More Than Meets The Eye
The Formation of Damnation
First time since 1990 I saw Testament and they played probably the best 30 minute set I ever saw. Three classics and three new songs.
Be My Baby
Over The Top
In The Name Of Tragedy / Drum Solo
Just 'Cos You Got The Power
Going To Brazil
Killed By Death
Ace Of Spades
“We are Motorhead. We play rock n’ roll.” That says it all right there. Would have liked to hear Iron Fist, but no complaints. Three dudes make a lot of music. Mikkey Dee’s drum solo was short and sweet, about five minutes.
Heaven and Hell
The Mob Rules
Children Of The Sea
The Sign of the Southern Cross
Falling Off The Edge Of The World
Tony Iommi solo
Heaven And Hell
First time seeing Dio-era Black Sabbath. Once again, RJD was amazing. Great stage setup with gargoyles, chain curtains and claws holding crystal balls. They did songs only from their three releases. For a dude who could be as old as 72, Dio can work the stage and had total and complete crowd control.
Dawn of Creation
Eat Me Alive
Between The Hammer and the Anvil
Breaking the Law
The Hellion / Electric Eye
Rock Hard, Ride Free
Hell Bent for Leather
The Green Manalishi
You've Got Another Thing Coming
I was a little worried going into Priest’s set after the negative reviews they received from Wacken, but Rob was hitting his notes flawlessly. He had about half a dozen costume changes. Loved the studded cape and walking stick he wore during Prophecy. Downing/Tipton nailed every song.
I loved this show. Like I said, front to back, there wasn’t a dull moment. Pittsburgh was definitely lucky to be just one of about 15 cities to get the Metal Masters show.
Great set, but in my opinion the last band will be:
HEAVEN & HELL, Judas Priest will be the opener...
But in general Judas Priest it's a great band i'll see them,
they'll come to mexico
Your Friendly Neighborhood Creepy Old Guy
|heaven and hell, judas priest, motorhead, testament|