Legendary metal-band, Metallica have announced plans to bring their “Worldwired Tour” to The UK and Europe in late 2017.

The tour comes in support of their tenth studio effort, “Hardwired . . . To Self-Destruct”, the band’s first studio album since 2008’s “Death Magnetic”. A double album, “Hardwired . . . To Self-Destruct” was released in November 2016 and features the singles, “Hardwired”, “Moth Into Flame” and “Atlas, Rise!”.

Metallica will kick off their European leg of the tour in Amsterdam on 4th September 2017, before playing shows in Paris (8th and 10th), Lyon (12th), Cologne (14th and 16th), London (22nd and 24th October 2017), Glasgow (26th), Manchester (28th), Birmingham (30th) and Belgium (1st and 3rd November 2017). The tour is scheduled to take in dates in Portugal, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Poland, Sweden and Finland in early 2018.

Tickets for UK & European dates go on-sale on Friday 24th March 2017 at 9am