This was the 6th time that Metallica performed a full show in Cologne.
Metallica first played Cologne on December 5, 1984 at Stadthalle Köln-Mülheim.
Metallica last performed in Cologne on May 17, 2009 at Lanxess Arena
This was the first time that “Hardwired,” “Atlas, Rise!,” “Through the Never,” “Now That We’re Dead,” “Dream No More,” “Halo On Fire,” “Stone Cold Crazy” and “Moth Into Flame” were performed in Cologne.
This was the first time in four years that “Stone Cold Crazy” was played live. It was last performed on August 14, 2013 in Shanghai, China.
This was the first time in 14 years that “Blackened” & “Creeping Death” were played in Cologne. They were last played here on December 16, 2003.
Believe it or not, this was the first time in almost thirty years that “For Whom the Bell Tolls” was performed in Cologne. It was last performed here on October 26, 1988.
Metallica performed 18 songs off of eight albums: Kill ‘Em All (1), Ride the Lightning (2), Master of Puppets (1), …And Justice for All (2), Metallica (4), Garage Inc. (1), Death Magnetic (1), Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (6)
- Atlas, Rise!
- Seek and Destroy
- Through the Never
- The Day That Never Comes
- Now That We're Dead
- Dream No More
- For Whom the Bell Tolls
- Halo On Fire
- Stone Cold Crazy
- Creeping Death
- Moth Into Flame
- Sad But True
- Master of Puppets