Metallica Join Together With Slipknot For Australia/New Zealand Dates

Josh Lowe for Alternative Revolt

Metallica has announced a tour of Australia and New Zealand in October of this year.

Metallica: “It’s been over six years since we last visited Australia and nine years since we were lucky enough to set foot in New Zealand… we’re long overdue!

“This trip represents another new adventure for us during the ‘WorldWired’ tour; it will be the first time we have ever headlined stadiums in Australia and New Zealand.

“To help us celebrate, our friends in Slipknot will be joining us for the journey… six cities, black tickets, enhanced experiences, free albums and downloads, and more!!

Tour dates:

October 17 – Perth, WA @ Optus Stadium
October 20 – Adelaide, SA @ Adelaide Oval
October 22 – Melbourne, VIC @ Marvel Stadium
October 26 – Sydney, NSW @ ANZ Stadium
October 29 – Brisbane, QLD @ QSAC
October 31 – Auckland, NZ @ Mt. Smart Stadium