Engel started the evening with a half-filled hall around eight o'clock. The gig was pretty good, except for the vocal mixing. When the singer was screaming/yelling/growling you could hear him just fine, but when he was doing softer/cleaner vocals they were very muffled and sounded bad.
All in all Engel did what it was supposed to do: warm up the crowd a bit.
Favorite track for gig: Calling Out
Next came Amon Amarth - the band I was most looking forward to for the night - and I would estimate that the house was three quarters full by this time and the air inside was heating up.
Again the vocals were a bit muffled, but that didn't stop the immense power of
Highlights of the setlist:
- Fate Of Norns
- Pursuit of Vikings
And my all-time favourite was also included:
Altho' I'd like to see the day when they perform it as
Siegreicher Marsch ;)