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Old 22-09-2017, 03:51 PM   #1650
muse s'amuse
Join Date: 03 April 2010
Location: United States
Muse are the only musical act which have played gigs in the following capital cities of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council during the band's latest worldwide Drones tour (2015-17):

Paris (160,000 tickets sold at 7 shows at AccorHotels Arena and La Tour Eiffel - Champ de Mars)

London (95,000 tickets sold at 7 shows at O2 Arena, Shepherd's Bush Empire, and Electric Ballroom)

Moscow (50,000 tickets sold at 2 shows at Olympijskiy Stadium and Okritie Arena)

Washington, DC (10,865 tickets sold at 1 show at Verizon Center)

Beijing (7,573 tickets sold at 1 show at LeSports Center/MasterCard Arena)

Note: Iron Maiden came close to matching Muse but performed instead at the Jiffy Jube Live venue in Bristow, VA located about 35 miles from Washington, DC during its latest tour. Metallica performed in four of the above cities but not Washington DC. Also, Muse played concerts in 28 European markets and 43 global markets, 2 and 4 more than Iron Maiden, respectively.

Muse artist video streams city rankings during the the past three years (September 2014-September 2017) according to YouTube Artist Insights data compiled by Google:

22. Moscow, Russia 4,018,099 total views

23. New York, NY, USA 3,904,507 total views

24. Los Angeles, CA, USA 3,790,509 total views

Emmy Award winning actress Elisabeth Moss Shares Her Playlist For Preparing For Her Role In Hulu's ‘Handmaid’s Tale’:

1. 'Burn the Witch' - Radiohead (Grammy nominated Best Rock Song 2016)
19. 'Madness' - Muse (Grammy nominated Best Rock Song 2013)

Elisabeth Moss received 6 previous Emmy nominations for playing Peggy Olson on Emmy Award winning AMC drama series 'Mad Men' which featured the following music and movie location familiar to Matt in three episodes during its 7 season run from 2007-2015:

'Telstar' - Tornados (End Credits) - Inspired 'Knights of Cydonia'
'Nocturne Opus 9 No 2 - Chopin (End Credits) - Inspired 'Collateral Damage'
Pirates Cove Beach - Malibu, CA (Clip from 'Planet of the Apes' Final Scene) - Inspired 'Sing for Absolution' music video

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