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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

 

Further information and links to Enhanced Experiences are available on Metallica.com.


Teenage Picks: Shaun Neary


In the first of several pieces from the team here at Pure Rawk, we will be looking back at ten albums each we remember from our teenage years. They’re a formative time for every aspect of a young person’s life, and none more so than in music! First in the hot seat is our photo editor, Shaun Neary. His teen years spanned from 1989-1995 (but he’ll tell you he hasn’t reached 30, despite the fact that he’ll never see 30 again!). Continue Reading