Blue Öyster Cult original members Allen Lanier (keyboards, guitars), Albert Bouchard (drums, percussion), Joe Bouchard (bass), Donald "Buck Dharma" Roeser (guitar) and Eric Bloom (lead vocals, rhythm guitar) reunited for part of the their historic New York City/Times Square show at the Best Buy Theater on Monday, November 5th.
The band are celebrating the release of the Blue Öyster Cult - The Columbia Albums Collection which brings together the group's 14 official Columbia Records albums - including newly-mastered editions of On Your Feet Or On Your Knees, Fire Of Unknown Origin, The Revölution By Night, Mirrors, Cultösaurus Erectus, Extraterrestrial Live, Club Ninja and Imaginos - alongside the two bonus discs: Rarities and Radios Appear: The Best Of The Broadcasts.
According to Setlist.fm the band performed the following:
'This Ain't the Summer of Love'
'Golden Age of Leather'
'Burnin' for You'
'Then Came the Last Days of May'
'Lips in the Hills'
'Shooting Shark' (with Bruce Kapler - saxophone)
'I Love the Night'
'Harvester of Eyes' (acoustic)
'Gil Blanco County' (acoustic)
'Death Valley Nights' (with Albert Bouchard vocals, acoustic)
'In Thee' (with Allen Lanier guitar, acoustic)
'Summa Cum Laude'
'OD'd on Life Itself' (with Allen Lanier, Albert Bouchard, Joe Bouchard)
'Career of Evil' (with Allen Lanier, Albert Bouchard, Joe Bouchard)
'The Red & The Black' (with Allen Lanier, Albert Bouchard, Joe Bouchard)
'(Don't Fear) The Reaper' (everyone)
Check out fan-filmed footage below:
Photo courtesy of Ron Douros from the Eric Bloom Facebook page.