Fan-filmed video from the TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA's January 10th show in Manchester, England, which kicked off their European tour is available below. As promised by guitarist Chris Caffery, the set features several SAVATAGE songs, some of which aren't usually part of the annual North American tour.
Caffery: "So much fun playing songs like 'Hourglass', 'This Is The Time' and 'Gutter Ballet' again!
The complete Manchester setlist was as follows:
'Time and Distance'
'This Is the Time (1990)' (Savatage)
'Handful Of Rain' (Savatage)
'A Last Illusion'
'Gutter Ballet' (Savatage)
'The Hourglass' (Savatage)
'Wish Liszt (Toy Shop Madness)'
'After the Fall'
'Wizards in Winter'
'Dreams of Fireflies (On a Christmas Night)'
'Requiem (The Fifth)'
'Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24)' (Savatage)
Remaining dates on the tour are as follows:
15 - Porsche Arena - Stuttgart, Germany
16 - Mitsubishi Electric Halle - Dusseldorf, Germany
17 - Forest National - Brussels, Belgium
20 - The Arena - Nuremberg, Germany
21 - Festhalle - Frankfurt, Germany
22 - AWD Hall - Hanover, Germany
25 - Tempodrom - Berlin, Germany
26 - Stadthalle - Vienna, Austria
28 - Big Box - Kempten, Germany
TSO celebrated New Year's Eve by playing to over one million people in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany after two shows in the US, all in 27 hours.
A short documentary on the build-up to the show, as well as footage from the performance, is available below: