WorldWired Tour 2017
With special guests
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16
Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton
All Ages / General Admission Floor / Reserved Seating
Doors: 4:00PM / Gojira: 6:00PM / Avenged Sevenfold 7pm / Metallica 8:30pm
Facebook Presale: Thurs, Feb 16 from 10am – 10pm
General On sale: Friday, Feb 17 at 10am
Get Tickets: bit.ly/2kjXoQH
Tickets: $55.50, $81.00, $135.00, $183.00 (Incl. GST) + s/c
Metallica today announced their WorldWired 2017 North American tour in support of their new album Hardwired… To Self-Destruct. The WorldWired 2017 tour is produced by Live Nation and kicks off on May 10th in Baltimore, MD at M&T Bank Stadium. The tour will crisscross its way across North America into the summer, marking the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees and Grammy® Award winning band’s first proper North American tour since 2009. Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat will be the main support acts for the tour run. See below for a list of all confirmed dates.
Presale tickets will be available to Legacy Fan Club members beginning on Tuesday, February 14 at 9:00 AM local time, with presale tickets available to all Met Club members beginning on Tuesday, February 14 at 11:00 AM local time. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning this Friday, February 17th at 10:00 AM local time. Each ticket purchased will come with a copy of theHardwired...To Self-Destruct album, available as a physical CD or a digital download. Visit metallica.com for complete ticket info.
Every ticket purchased through official outlets includes your choice of a standard physical or standard digital copy of Hardwired…To Self-Destruct. Fans should expect to receive information from Warner Music Artist Services on how to redeem their albums within 14 business days after their purchase. Full details of how you can gift the album, should you have already purchased, will be given on the redemption page.
Metallica has partnered with CID Entertainment to offer four options of special enhanced experiences on this tour, including premium tickets and amenities, including: early access to the venue, a visit to the 'Memory Remains' exhibit of memorabilia, and meet and greets. For full package details, visit cidentertainment.com/events/metallica-tour-2017/.
Additionally, Metallica has announced the formation of their All Within My Hands Foundation, which will raise funds to support a cross-section of national, local and Bay Area charities that the individual band members support, along with continuing to donate to music education programs and local food banks. Through a collaboration with Crowdrise, the band encourages fans to make a donation when purchasing tickets to the upcoming shows. For more information, visit crowdrise.com/metallica
Hardwired...To Self-Destruct was released on November 18 on Metallica's own Blackened Recordings record label and debuted at No. 1 around the world, selling over 800,000 copies worldwide in its first week. The album was produced by Greg Fidelman with James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich, and is available in various configurations at metallica.com.
Praise for Hardwired...To Self-Destruct includes: The New York Times: «Metallica has embraced its adulthood, reclaiming the attack of its music while jettisoning the image of a hard-rock band as young, fast and out of control;” Rolling Stone: „Metallica's 'Hardwired' shreds back to vintage eighties terror;” Decibel: “Metallica balances legacy, longevity, and longitude with Hardwired...To Self-Destruct;» Kerrang!: «This is Metallica galvanized, refreshed, refocused and rediscovering themselves. Best thing they've done since The Black album? Yep;» The Guardian: «Metallica have just made their finest record in 25 years;» NME: «Metallica remain both vital and innovative;» San Jose Mercury News: «Metallica has once again delivered an album that echoes and underscores the mood of millions;» and much more.
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