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Metallica - who performed with Lady Gaga at this year's Grammys - are bringing their WorldWired Tou to Europe with five dates in the UK.
The tour has been carried out in support their latest album, Hardwired… To Self-Destruct, which was released on November 18, 2016 on Metallica's own Blackened Recordings record label.
It debuted at No. 1 around the world, selling over 800,000 copies worldwide in its first week.
Metallica will play five dates in the UK - London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Manchester - beginning at The O2 Arena on October 22, with Norway’s Kvelertak as support.
Tickets are priced at £96.43 / £79.55 / £57.05 (includes admin fees and 80p facility fee) + £2.55 fulfilment fee per order, and go onsale March 24. Fan club members can buy pre-sale tickets on March 22.
Every ticket purchased includes a choice a standard physical or a standard digital copy the album. You can find links to buying tickets here.
Metallica UK tour dates
October 22 – London, The O2 Arena
October 24 – London, The O2 Arena
October 26 – Glasgow, SSE Hydro
October 28– Manchester, Arena
October 30 – Birmingham, Genting Arena
Metallica Europe tour dates
Sep 4, 2017 Amsterdam, Netherlands Ziggo Dome
Sep 6, 2017 Amsterdam, Netherlands Ziggo Dome
Sep 8, 2017 Paris, France AccorHotels Arena
Sep 10, 2017 Paris, France AccorHotels Arena
Sep 12, 2017 Lyon, France Halle Tony Garnier
Sep 14, 2017 Cologne, Germany Lanxess Arena
Sep 16, 2017 Cologne, Germany Lanxess Arena
Nov 1, 2017 Antwerp, Belgium Sportpaleis
Nov 3, 2017 Antwerp, Belgium Sportpaleis
Feb 1, 2018 Lisbon, Portugal MEO Arena
Feb 3, 2018 Madrid, Spain Wizink Center
Feb 5, 2018 Madrid, Spain Wizink Center
Feb 7, 2018 Barcelona, Spain Palau Sant Jordi
Feb 10, 2018 Turin, Italy Pala Alpitour
Feb 12, 2018 Bologna, Italy Unipol Arena
Feb 14, 2018 Bologna, Italy Unipol Arena
Feb 16, 2018 Mannheim, Germany SAP Arena
Mar 27, 2018 Herning, Denmark Jyske Bank Boxen
Mar 29, 2018 Hamburg, Germany Barclaycard Arena
Mar 31, 2018 Vienna, Austria Wiener Stadthalle
Apr 2, 2018 Prague, Czech Republic O2 Arena
Apr 5, 2018 Budapest, Hungary Sports Arena
Apr 7, 2018 Stuttgart, Germany Schleyerhalle
Apr 9, 2018 Stuttgart, Germany Schleyerhalle
Apr 11, 2018 Geneva, Switzerland Palexpo
Apr 26, 2018 Munich, Germany Olympiahalle
Apr 28, 2018 Krakow, Poland Tauron Arena
Apr 30, 2018 Leipzig, Germany Leipzig Arena
May 2, 2018 Oslo, Norway Telenor Arena
May 5, 2018 Stockholm, Sweden Ericsson Globe
May 7, 2018 Stockholm, Sweden Ericsson Globe
May 9, 2018 Helsinki, Finland Hartwall Arena
May 11, 2018 Helsinki, Finland Hartwall Arena