Tour Journals

2017

June 18, 2017 at 11:09pm

Chicago!

Metallica's first show at Soldier Field did not disappoint. The whole stadium was packed from front to back! Full setlist is up, pics to come!

2017

June 18, 2017 at 7:44pm

The pathway starts to spiral

Soldier Field is full to the rafters of crazy Metallica fans! Show started off with Hardwired, Atlas, Bellz, Fuel, Unforgiven, and Dead. Moth is just ending and Roam is next!

2017

June 16, 2017 at 9:45pm

Darkest color Blistered earth

An amazing show here for Metallica's first time in AT&T Stadium! Lots of circle pits throughout the floor! Full setlist is up, pics to come!

2017

June 16, 2017 at 7:42pm

2017

June 16, 2017 at 9:23am

AT&T Stadium

Tonight will be Metallica's first time to play AT&T Stadium! They have previously played in the Dallas area 15 times, including the first show in 1985 at the Arcadia, 1992 at Texas Stadium, and the 2008 edition of Ozzfest! The usual schedule today, with doors at 4, MM at 5, Local H at 6, A7x at 7:05, and Metallica around 8:45.

2017

June 14, 2017 at 9:48pm

2017

June 14, 2017 at 8:15pm

2017

June 14, 2017 at 7:41pm

And with dust in throat I crave

Texas size roar overtook the Alamodome as the band took the stage for the first song of the night, Hardwired! Then it was onto Atlas, Bellz, Fuel, Unforgiven, Dead, Moth, and now Roam is on. Halo is next!

2017

June 14, 2017 at 11:04am

Alamodome

Metallica has played in San Antonio 9 times before, from 1983 to 2009. Club, theaters, arenas, a horsetrack, and of course, the site of tonight's show, stadium! MMM opens the show again at 5, while Local H, the band you voted for to open for us on these upcoming 3 shows, starts at 6. Avenged will go on at 7:05, and Metallica will hit the stage around 8:45.

2017

June 11, 2017 at 9:38pm

Sleep with one eye open

This was Metallica's 14th show in Houston, dating all the way back to the first show in 1985 at Cardi's! Setlist is up, pics to come....

2017

June 11, 2017 at 8:17pm

2017

June 11, 2017 at 7:32pm

If you want to live forever

...then first you must DIE!!!! Now That We're Dead is playing now for this energetic crowd here in Houston. The show started with Hardwired, Atlas, Bellz, and Unforgiven. Moth is next!

2017

June 11, 2017 at 12:20pm

NRG Staduim

Tonight's show in Houston is at the NRG Stadium, home of the Texans! Metallica last played in Houston on the Death Magnetic tour in November 2008 at the Toyota Center. Doors are at 4, with Mix Master Mike at 5, Volbeat at 6, Avenged at 7:05, and Metallica will be on around 8:45.

2017

June 9, 2017 at 9:25pm

Terminate its worth

Aston and Dallas came out at the end of the show to thank the crowd for supporting The Native Fund. Visit http://www.thenativefund.org/ to learn how to donate or voulenteer. Also, James dedicated Sad to a heavy band from Iowa, Slipknot! Full setlist is up, pics to come...

2017

June 9, 2017 at 7:42pm

2017

June 9, 2017 at 7:16pm

2017

June 9, 2017 at 12:53pm

Iowa!

Today we are at the Iowa Speedway to benefit The Native Fund. Festival type set up today, with Mix Master Mike starting off at 5, Volbeat at 6, A7X at 7:05, and the boys go on around 8:45.

2017

June 8, 2017 at 12:39am

Bursting with fear

Due to the weather delay, and the hard curfew, a couple songs had to be cut from the full setlist. Even with all of that, the house was still packed and everyone rocked out! Setlist is up, pics to come.....

2017

June 7, 2017 at 9:28pm

Ride The Lighting!

After a weather delay (lots of rain, and some thunder & lightning) band came back on stage and jammed a little bit of Ride! Then it was straight into Dead. Moth is next!

2017

June 7, 2017 at 8:15pm

He hears the silence so loud

Denver started off to a huge roar when the band stepped on stage to play the first song of the night, Hardwired! Then it was straight into Atlas, and now Bellz in finishing. Creep is up!