Danish Metal Rockers Volbeat Hit NYC

The rockers from Denmark sold out the Best Buy Theater.

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Danish metal band Volbeat bring their unique brand of metal to Best Buy Theater. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Canadian rock band Danko Jones opened the show with a 45-minute set. The band is named after their singer, Danko Jones. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Danko Jones' bassist John Calabrese. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Rounding out the band is drummer Atom Willard. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Danko Jones impressed the crowd and served as a perfect warmup for the night. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Fans covered a wide variety of ages, including two young kids in the front row with their parents. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Volbeat's vocalist and rhythm guitarist Michael Poulsen. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Volbeat's bassist Anders Kjølholm. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Volbeat's set spanned over 90 minutes and 18 songs, including two covers. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Rob Caggiano, who used to play in Anthrax, now serves as Volbeat's lead guitarist. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The last member of Volbeat is drummer Jon Larsen, who was hidden behind an absolutely massive drum kit. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The Danish metal band have gained a large devoted following over the years, with one fan claiming to have flown 3,000 miles to see the show. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The band are touring in support of their latest album "Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies" which was released the same day as the show. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Volbeat's main set included a Misfits cover where Danko Jones came back on stage to join them. Photos by Michel Dussack
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Despite being a show in support of their new album, the band drew heavily from their previous albums, with only a handful of songs being from the new one. Photos by Michel Dussack
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After their 14-song main set, the band disappeared offstage while their eager crowd cheered for more. Photos by Michel Dussack
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The band did return for a four song encore, much to everyone's delight. Photos by Michel Dussack
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One of the biggest surprises of the night came in this encore, when the band performed a cover of Young the Giant's "My Body". Photos by Michel Dussack
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Volbeat then closed out their show with "Pool of Booze, Booze, Booze." Photos by Michel Dussack
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Throughout the past 12 years, Volbeat have worked hard to develop the fanbase they have now. And as long as they keep playing live shows as energetic as this one, they're not going anywhere. Photos by Michel Dussack
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