U.D.O.: Photos From 20th-Anniversary Concert Posted Online

U.D.O. the German band fronted by former ACCEPT singer Udo Dirkschneider celebrated its 20th anniversary by playing two special shows in Germany on April 30 in Solingen at Cobra and May 3 in Tuttlingen at Stadthalle. The three-hour Tuttlingen concert was filmed for a DVD and live CD, to be released before the end of the year.

Check out pictures of the Tuttlingen show on the band's official web site: Part 1, Part 2.

U.D.O.'s setlist for the DVD/live CD recording was as follows:

01. Intro
02. Mastercutor
03. 24/7
04. They Want War
05. The Bullet And The Bomb
06. Midnight Mover
07. Vendetta
08. Mission No. X
09. Midnight Highway
10. The Wrong Side Of Midnight
11. Breaker
12. [Guitar Solo]
13. Princess Of The Dawn
14. One Lone Voice
15. Winterdreams
16. Living For Tonite
17. Thunderball
18. [Drum Solo]
19. Man And Machine
20. Animal House
21. Metal Heart
22. Holy
23. Balls To The Wall
24. Fast As A Shark
25. Burning
26. I'm A Rebel

U.D.O. released a "best-of" album, "Metallized - 20 Years of Metal", on November 30 via AFM Records. The CD booklet is filled with photos from the last 20 years and and includes liner notes written by Metal Hammer journalist Andreas Schwe. The first 12 songs on the collection were chosen by fans via the official U.D.O. web site, while tracks 13 to 16 consist of two unreleased songs, an acoustic version of the ACCEPT classic "Balls to the Wall", and a live version of "The Bullet and the Bomb".

U.D.O.'s latest studio album, "Mastercutor", entered the German Media Control chart at position No. 39 the highest German chart position in the band's history.

Fan-filmed video footage of U.D.O. performing the classic ACCEPT song "Midnight Mover" on December 20, 2007 at the Metropolis Club in Munich, Germany can be viewed below (courtesy of "MartyParty03").


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