Watch Muse kick off their ‘Simulation Theory’ tour


Muse kicked off their eagerly anticipated ‘Simulation Theory’ tour with an expansive show in Houston, Texas.

Armed with an array of LED dancers to go alongside a flamboyant giant robot skeleton, the show marked the start of their massive new tour in support of their eight studio album.

Going through their expansive back catalogue and mixing their set with new material, Muse opened up with ‘Algorithm’ at the Toyota Centre before rolling into the likes of ‘Propaganda’, ‘Pray’ and plenty of other fan favourites.

It was only last year that lead singer Matt Bellamy told the NME: “We’re going to do the biggest tour and just blow people’s minds with stuff they’ve never seen before. We’re going to come up with something that no one’s ever seen before.

“We’re always interested in the latest technology and what’s cutting edge, so we’re always thinking of the new thing that nobody’s ever used before in a concert. And we found something and we’re going to use that,” he added.

Well, it would appear that Bellamy has lived up to his promise: