Metallica’s Australasian stadium tour to offer enhanced experiences for ticketholders
Live Nation Entertainment's announcement of the return of rock band Metallica to Australia and New Zealand for a series of concerts later this year, will see every ticket purchased include a choice of standard physical or standard digital copy of the band’s 10th and current album.
As with most of Metallica’s WorldWired shows, tickets will also include a free MP3 download of the shows attended, mixed and mastered by the team behind Hardwired...To Self-Destruct album.
The announcement also includes enhanced experience options in partnership with CID Entertainment including premium tickets and amenities ranging from early access to the venue and the "Memory Remains" travelling museum to meeting members of the band.
The tour represent Metallica's first dates in Australia since 2013, and first show in New Zealand since 2010. Dates and venues are as follows:
|17th October||Perth||Optus Stadium|
|20th October||Adelaide||Adelaide Oval|
|22nd October||Melbourne||Marvel Stadium|
|26th October||Sydney||ANZ Stadium|
|31st October||Auckland||Mt Smart Stadium|
The newly announced shows are Metallica’s first ever headline stadium plays in Australia and New Zealand. They continue the WorldWired Tour that has played 130+ shows across the world since its 2016 kick-off. Special guests Slipknot will provide support on all dates.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday 18th March at 3pm in Sydney and 2pm (local time) in all other cities whilst Fan Club Presales being Tuesday 12th March.
17th December 2018 - Crowds - and losses - rise at Stadiums Queensland venues in 2017/18
2nd March 2018 - Live Nation registers record revenues through 2017
14th November 2017 - ‘All access’ memberships sell out at Perth’s Optus Stadium
2nd June 2017 - Auckland Stadiums’ Mt Smart Stadium triple sell-out
25th February 2016 - Live Nation and Unified partner to present new Heavy Music touring force
2nd July 2013 - $250 million vision to transform ANZ Stadium precinct
29th October 2011 - Metallica postponement prompts crowd disturbances in India
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