Tag: Metallica

Metallica Holding Competition For Local Bands To Open For Them

Metallica is holding a contest called Hit The Stage that lets local bands win a chance to open for them at five upcoming dates. Band says: This summer the WorldWired tour hits the road in North America to play in your local stadium, and as most of you know we’ve invited along additional bands including special guests Avenged Sevenfold and openers Volbeat or Gojira to join us. However, as a few of you may have noticed, there are a handful of cities (five to be exact!) where only one band from our tour-mates is able to join us. Since we’ve […]

Metallica, The Who Headline 2017 Outside Lands

The San Francisco-based Outside Lands Festival is back for its tenth anniversary. The lineup for the festival was just revealed, with Metallica, The Who and Gorillaz serving as the headliners for the three-day music weekend. Three-day passes in both general admission and VIP options will go on sale beginning this Thursday, April 6 at 10AM PT.

Metallica Announced 2017/2018 European Tour Dates With Kvelertak

Metallica‘s ‘WorldWired’ tour is coming to Europe later this year and early 2018. Support will come from Norway’s Kverlertak. 09/04 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome 09/06 – Amsterdam, Netherlands @ Ziggo Dome 09/08 – Paris, France @ AccorHotels Arena 09/10 – Paris, France @ AccorHotels Arena 09/12 – Lyon, France @ Halle Tony Garnier 09/14 – Cologne, Germany @ Lanxess Arena 09/16 – Cologne, Germany @ Lanxess Arena 10/22 – London, England, U.K. @ The O2 Arena 10/24 – London, England, U.K. @ The O2 Arena 10/26 – Glasgow, Scotland, U.K. @ The SSE Hydro 10/28 – Manchester, England, […]

Watch Metallica And Lady Gaga’s Dress Rehearsal Grammy’s Performance

After all the mishaps that occurred during Metallica and Lady Gaga’s Grammy’s performance, you can watch the much better rehearsal below. Metallica’s statement before the video: Perhaps you’ve heard by now that we experienced a slight bit of a technical difficulty when we hit the stage at the Grammy Awards with Lady Gaga a little over a week ago … hmm, would that qualify as an understatement?!? For those of you who missed it, we’ve posted the live broadcast version here. We’ve had so many of you ask and wonder “what if,” so we thought it might be fun to […]

Metallica Announce 2017 North American Tour With Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat

Metallica has announced a U.S. tour with Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat and Gojira. Tickets will be available for the general public beginning Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. local time here. Every ticket purchase also includes your choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. 05/10 – Baltimore, Md. – M&T Bank Stadium*^ 05/12 – Philadelphia, Pa. – Lincoln Financial Field*^ 05/14 – East Rutherford, N.J. – MetLife Stadium*^ 05/17 – Uniondale, N.Y. – New Coliseum^ 05/19 – Boston, Mass. – Gillette Stadium ^ 05/21 – Columbus, Ohio – Rock On The Range Festival (SOLD OUT) 06/04 – St. […]

Metallica To Perform At The 2017 Grammy Awards

Metallica have announced that they will be performing at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards and promise to have something special planned. First, it was a total honor to be nominated, but now this?!!? We’re beyond excited that we have been invited to perform on the 59th annual Grammy Awards telecast on Sunday, February 12, 2017. It’s been three years since we were lucky enough to participate in the awards show when we last performed with world-renowned Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang and we’re thrilled to be asked back. We have something very unique and special planned for this celebratory night, […]