San Francisco’s metal titans brought the latest leg of their tour in support of Hardwired…To Self-Destruct back to Manchester for a victory lap.
Roofs serve two main functions, keep stuff out and keep stuff in. Manchester’s Etihad Stadium doesn’t have such a luxury, so there was nothing to stop the torrential rain soaking one of the biggest headlining gigs that San Franciscan metal bemoths Metallica have played in the UK.
Jun 21, 2019NME: Ghost and Metallica at Twickenham Stadium: Thrilling rock theatre and a band still on fire
"It’s the newer songs that show the storied career of metal’s flagship band is far from over"
Jun 21, 2019Evening Standard: Metallica review: Subtlety in short supply, but plenty of heavy thrills
“Do YOU like your music heavy?” asked Metallica frontman James Hetfield. If the answer to that question is ‘no’, you’d have been advised to leave Twickenham Stadium faster than a flying full-back.
Jun 21, 2019Planet Rock: Watch Metallica cover Iron Maiden's 'Killers' at London Twickenham Stadium
Metallica covered Iron Maiden’s seminal 1981 song 'Killers' during their show at London’s Twickenham Stadium last night (Thursday 20th June).
After donating £40,000 to a homeless charity in Manchester on Tuesday, the ever-genial chaps in Metallica made two further charity donations at London’s Twickenham Stadium last night (20th June).
Metallica brought the fire to their first headline show at Twickenham Stadium in London
Jun 21, 2019The Arts Desk: Metallica, Twickenham Stadium review - heavy metal titans bring the noise
The thrash veterans show 'em how it's done in spectacular style
Sound problems, stadium hate, eyebrow-sizzling pyro and a metal masterclass
While Twickenham Stadium is commonly dubbed “the home of rugby”, the greatest heavy metal act of all time drop kicked the posts out its roof for one night, blasting through pyro and fireworks after plunging their flagpole into its residence.
Jun 21, 2019Express: Metallica at Twickenham Stadium LIVE review: Masterclass in metal as titans smash London
METALLICA bring their WorldWired Tour to Twickenham Stadium for a night of thrash metal glory in their only London show of 2019.
The Kerrang! Awards took place at the Islington Assembly Hall in London last night (Wednesday 19th June) with Jimmy Page, Motörhead and Metallica among the big winners.
Jun 20, 2019Metro: Rock royalty graces Kerrang! Awards as Metallica, Jimmy Page and Skunk Anansie win big
Metallica were the big winners on a night of celebrating rock music old and new at the 2019 Kerrang! Awards.
Metallica’s sizable donation will fund the charity for a full year.
Jun 20, 2019Rolling Stone: Watch Metallica Cover the Stones Roses’ ‘I Wanna Be Adored’ in Manchester
Bassist Robert Trujillo and guitarist Kirk Hammett lead the crowd in a singalong rendition in the hometown of the Stone Roses
Chief executive Hendrix Lancaster said he had no idea about the size of the donation until they received it.
Jun 19, 2019NME: Metallica donate £40,000 to Manchester homeless charity ahead of Etihad Stadium show
Metallica made a substantial donation to a homeless charity in Manchester ahead of their show at the city’s Etihad Stadium.
Metallica were the big winners at the Kerrang! music awards, where they were named best international act and best international live act.
Metallica, Bring Me The Horizon, Ghost and more win big at this year’s Kerrang! Awards
The thrash titans seem to control the weather during this dramatic, cathartic show of absolute power
Jun 19, 2019Manchester Evening News: Metallica's incredible donation to Mancunian homeless charity will keep it going for the next year
The heavy metal legends' astonishing donation is enough to keep Northern Quarter-based Coffee4Craig going for the next 12 months
Jun 19, 2019Express & Star: Metallica rock crowd at Manchester's Etihad Stadium - review with pictures
An estimated 60,000 fans packed their way into the stadium for a very wet evening of the band’s famous hits and new content from their tenth studio album Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, released in 2016.
Metallica made a huge donation to a Manchester-based homeless charity before their sold-out gig at the Etihad Stadium.
Vickie Scullard watches the thrash gods raise hell at the Etihad - and even after 40 years it's an untouchable live spectacle