Author Shaun M. Neary

Photo editor at Pure Rawk. Dublin based photographer and occasional writer. Live music is his lifeblood, gig photography is the drug for it. Enjoys pizza, sushi and cycling.

Paramore announce UK and Irish dates in June

With their fifth album ‘After Laughter’ due to drop in the next month, Tennessee’s Paramore are due to come back to Europe for a tour in June and a fistful of UK and Irish dates are listed as part of the tour. You can catch them at the following dates and venues:

15th June: Olympia Theatre, Dublin, IE
16th June: Waterfront Hall, Belfast, NI
18th June: O2 Apollo, Manchester, UK
19th June: Royal Albert Hall, London, UK
21st June: Colston Hall, Bristol, UK
22nd June: Usher Hall, Edinburgh, UK

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Metallica announce UK arena tour dates!

November 2016 saw the release of Hardwired…to Self-Destruct, the tenth studio album from Bay Area thrash titans Metallica. It was a long eight year wait between albums for fans of the four piece but their patience was rewarded with a record that topped charts across the globe and garnered positive reviews wherever it was heard.

After a lengthy run of shows that covers North America, Latin America and Asia, the WorldWired Tour will touch down in Copenhagen on September 2nd to start the European leg. If you’re lucky enough to snag tickets you can catch them in the UK in October at the venues below:

Oct. 22nd & 24th: The O2 Arena, London
Oct. 26th: The SSE Hydro, Glasgow
Oct. 28th: Manchester Arena, Manchester
Oct. 30th: Genting Arena, Birmingham


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