Next Summer has just got awesome as metal superstars Metallica have announced their return to Europe for a run of stadium headline shows where they will be joined by Ghost and Bokassa.

Metallica’s WorldWired Tour has confirmed its return to the UK and Europe, this time for a staggering May 1-August 25, 2019 run of their own outdoor gigs at stadiums, parks, and even one at a castle.

Tour Dates:

05/01 – Lisbon – Estádio do Restelo
05/03 – Madrid – Valdebebas
05/05 – Barcelona – Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys
05/08 – Milan – San Siro Hippodrome
05/10 – Zürich – Letzigrund
05/12 – Paris – Stade De France
06/08 – Dublin – Slane Castle
06/11 – Amsterdam – Johan Cruijff Arena
06/13 – Cologne – RheinEnergieStadion
06/16 – Brussels – Koning Boudewijnstadion
06/18 – Manchester – Etihad Stadium
06/20 – London – Twickenham Stadium
07/06 – Berlin – Olympiastadion
07/09 – Gothenburg – Ullevi
07/11 – Copenhagen – Telia Parken
07/13 – Trondheim – Granåsen
07/16 – Hameenlinna – Kantolan Tapahtumapuisto
07/18 – Tartu – Raadi Airport
07/21 – Moscow – Luzhniki Stadium
08/14 – Bucharestv – Arena Națională
08/16 – Vienna – Ernst-Happel-Stadion
08/18 – Prague – Airport Letnany
08/21 – Warsaw – PGE Narodowy
08/23 – Munich – Olympiastadion
08/25 – Mannheim – Maimarktgelande

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.