METALLICA: First European Tour Dates Announced!

METALLICA will be returning to Europe in December for a full-scale indoor tour.

Confirmed dates so far are as follows:

Dec. 05 - Hannover, GER @ Preussag Arena
Dec. 06 - Arnhem, NETH @ Gelredome
Dec. 08 - Zurich, SWI @ Hallenstadion
Dec. 09 - Paris, FRA @ Palais Omnisports de Bercy
Dec. 11 - Bologna, ITA @ Palamalaguti
Dec. 13 - Erfurt, GER @ Messehalle
Dec. 14 - Mannheim, GER @ Maimarkthalle
Dec. 16 - Köln, GER @ Kölnarena

Tickets for the German dates go on sale this Friday, September 12.

METALLICA will embark on a South American tour in late October and will follow it up with Japanese dates in early November. An Australian tour in conjunction with the country's Big Day Out festival will take place in January.

Previously announced METALLICA tour dates:

Oct. 25 - Buenos Aires, ARG @ River Plate Stadium
Oct. 28 - Santiago, CHL @ Pista Atletica
Oct. 30 - Rio De Janeiro, BRA @ ATL Hall
Nov. 01 - Sao Paulo, BRA @ Pacaembu Stadium
Nov. 06 - Tokyo, JPN @ Yoyogi Taiikukan
Nov. 07 - Tokyo, JPN @ Yoyogi Taiikukan
Nov. 09 - Sapporo, JPN @Sapporo Ice Arena
Nov. 11 - Saitama, JPN @ Saitama Super Arena
Nov. 13 - Osaka, JPN @ Castle-Jo Hall
Nov. 14 - Nagoya, JPN @ Rainbow Hall
Jan. 19 - Brisbane, AUS @ Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Jan. 21 - Sydney, AUS @ Sydney Ent'ment Centre
Jan. 28 - Melbourne, AUS @ Sydney Myer Music Bowl


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