Metallica is Europe bound in late spring and summer for a string of festival dates beginning June 6 at Germany's Rock Im Park. Other German festivals include Rock Am Ring and Werchter Rock Festival. The rockers will also play festivals in Italy, Denmark and the UK.
This will be the first Metallica tour since bassist Jason Newsted left the group. For their new album, producer Bob Rock has been playing bass, but a permanent replacement has not been found yet.
Metallica Tour Dates:
June 6 Nuremberg, Germany Rock Im Park
June 7 Berlin, GER Wuhleide
June 8 Nurburgring, GER Rock Am Ring
June 13 Imola, ITA Heineken Jammin' Festival
June 26 Roskilde, DEN Roskile Festival
June 28 Werchter, BEL Werchter Rock Festival
Aug 21 Dublin, IRE TBA
Aug 22 Leeds, UK Leeds Festival
Aug 24 Reading, UK Reading Festival