Metallica is due to kick off their South American tour with Greta Van Fleet, in Chile on April 27th, 2022. In an article on the news site Duplos, the venue of the stadium is unavailable and organizers are scrambling to find a suitable stadium for the band to perform in. Local support is due to come from the local band Yahaira. The Minister of Sports of Chile commented:
Bourbon & Beyond Festival 2022 has announced its lineup and has major Hard Rock artists as headliners! Pearl Jam, Jack White, Brandi Carlile, Alanis Morissette, Kings of Leon, Greta Van Fleet, and Chris Stapleton, The Doobie Brothers will headline the four-day festival. This year’s event expands to a four-day festival for the first time, with fans descending upon Louisville, Kentucky’s Highland Festival Grounds at Kentucky Exposition Center from September 15th-18th, 2022.
Metallica has announced its only two US shows this summer for Buffalo and Pittsburgh. The concerts will take place at Buffalo’s Highmark Stadium on August 11 and Pittsburgh’s PNC Park on August 14 – both with special guests Greta Van Fleet and Ice Nine Kills! Tickets and travel packages for Pittsburgh go on sale now Tickets at 10 AM EST on Friday, March 4. If you’re a Fifth Member, you’ll have early access beginning Monday, February 28. As of now, aside from their show in Las Vegas, and Bottle Rock Napa, these will be the only Metallica gigs this year on their home turf. The band has resumed touring, but is also expected to make progress on a new album this year which means studio time.
BottleRock Napa Valley, presented by JaM Cellars, has announced the 2022 festival daily lineup and release of single-day tickets. The three-day music, wine, craft brew and culinary festival will take place in the heart of the City of Napa at the Napa Valley Expo on May 27-29, 2022. All 3-day festival tickets have sold out. Single-Day tickets will be available Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. PST. Headlined by Metallica, P!nk, Twenty One Pilots and Luke Combs to this event will totally sell out soon. Get your tickets here:
BottleRock Napa Valley and Metallica have announced that they will be one of the headliners for this year’s festival. It will be held Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-29th 2022 at the Napa Valley Expo in Northern California. The festival returns to its usual weekend after moving to Labor Day weekend in 2021. You can read our full review here. Also performing in addition to headliners Metallica, P!nk, Twenty One Pilots and Luke Combs, the BottleRock Napa Valley lineup includes The Black Crowes, Kygo, Pitbull, Greta Van Fleet, Mount Westmore (featuring Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, E-40 and Too $hort), Rainbow Kitten Surprise, CHVRCHES, Bleachers, Spoon, BANKS, Alessia Cara, SAINt JHN, Vance Joy, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Silversun Pickups, The Wailers featuring Julian Marley, Iration, Greensky Bluegrass, grandson, Amos Lee, Yola, Tai Verdes, MisterWives, Marcus King, FLETCHER, Bahamas, Noah Kahan, Grandmaster Flash, Marc E. Bassy, Fantastic Negrito, Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Skip Marley, Kikagaku Moyo, Royal & the Serpent, Aly & AJ, Justus Bennetts, Wild Rivers, Kinky, Tessa Violet, Dorothy, Foy Vance, The Brothers Comatose, JORDY, Blu DeTiger, Atlas Genius, Jake Wesley Rogers, The Happy Fits, Djo, Ana Tijoux, Allison Ponthier, Hot Milk, Diamante Eléctrico, DE’WAYNE, Madame Gandhi, Liily, The Suffers, Motherfolk, Eliza & The Delusionals, William Prince, James Tormé, Taipei Houston, Bastardane, OTTTO, Niko Rubio, Peter Collins, Jharrel Jerome, Ron Artis II, Full Moonalice, The Alive, Jaleh, Kosha Dillz, Chelsea Effect, The Silverado Pickups and Napa Valley Youth Symphony.
In 2019 things were on the up for the independent LA quartet Dirty Honey; their debut single ‘When I’m Gone’ topped the Billboard Mainstream Rock charts, they toured with Alter Bridge, Guns n Roses, and The Who and sold out their first headline tour in the first two months of 2020 but then covid reared its ugly head put life on hold. Finally things are opening up again and their debut album Dirty Honey is out, and its sound is firmly rooted in 1970s rock.
Rockers Greta Van Fleet will perform on “Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ tomorrow, Tuesday, December 8. The show airs on CBS at 11:35 PM ET/PT, 10:35 CT. The band will perform their latest hit single, “My Way, Soon.” The song is the first new music from their upcoming new album, The Battle At Garden’s Gate, set for an April 16, 2021 release (Lava/Republic Records). Continue reading
Metallica’s “Hardwired… To Self Destruct” track was heard in the closing seconds of the half-season finale of the Showtime series Billions. The main character of the show Bobby Axelrod (Damien Lewis) is a rock and metal fan and heavy music often shows up in the series. Metallica actually appeared and performed on the show in Season 3. Also heard this season are songs by Rainbow, Greta Van Fleet, and Bobaflex.
Following last night’s announcement of a postponement, Metallica has rebooked their South American Tour dates with Greta Van Fleet. As they requested, they would like fans to please hold onto their tickets for the originally scheduled April dates and check in with your ticket provider for the show(s) you plan to attend for additional details or for refund information if you are unable to make the December shows.Continue reading
Metallica has announced they have been forced to cancel their upcoming South American tour this spring with support from Greta Van Fleet. The band is working on rescheduling for later in 2020. Additionally, the Danny Wimmer Presents festivals: Epicenter, Welcome to Rockville, and Sonic Temple we also canceled and addressed in a statement by the band. Also, they have been added to a special Thursday Night show of Louder Than Life on September 17th. Finally, Metallica announced they will host a concert series on YouTube and Facebook, known as #MetallicaMondays starting tonight. We’re kicking it off with an iconic location, so please tune in tonight to watch Metallica: Live at Slane Castle – June 8, 2019. Continue reading