The Story Of Muse’s Spectacular Last-Minute London Show In Eight Photos

Muse played a ‘secret’ gig at the Electric Ballroom in Camden, London on Friday (September 11) to mark the announcement of the ‘Drones’ world tour next year. Check out all the action.

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The trio – Matt Bellamy, Chris Wolstenholme and Dominic Howard – took to the stage at 8.20pm and played a 90-minute set, including encore. Theatrics and special effects were at a minimum for a straightforward, career-spanning setlist.

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Latest album 'Drones' was heavily represented in the early part of the performance, with 'Reapers', 'Psycho' and 'The Handler' three of the first four songs. Only 2003's 'Hysteria' broke the flow of relatively new material.

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The 'Knights Of Cydonia' fans eventually got their wish at the end of the encore that also included 'Supremacy' and 'Uprising'.

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