Thursday, March 3, 2011

Metallica: Big 4 announce Sweden date

The anticipation must be killing metal fans.

The Big 4 - Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax – are announcing 2011 tour dates…one at a time.

Here’s the latest news from Metallica:

“The final announcement in our recent series of European adventures finds us in Gothenburg, Sweden on July 3, 2011. Of course Anthrax, Megadeth and Slayer will all be there for our first Big 4 show in Scandinavia!

Tickets go on sale Monday, March 7 at 9:00 AM local time. Met Club members should check for more details about a special pre-sale this week.

That's it with announcements... for now!”

Big 4
2011 Tour

Apr 23 - Indio, CA - Empire Polo Club
Jul 02 - Gelsenkirchen, Germany - Veltins Arena
Jul 03 – Gothenburg, Sweden - Gothenburg Ullevi
Jul 06 - Milan, Italy - Fiera Open Air Arena
Jul 08 - Knebworth House, UK - Sonisphere UK
Jul 09 - Amneville, France - Sonisphere France

Metallica Metallica

Metallica - Enter Sandman
The Big Four: Live From Sofia, Bulgaria DVD

See also:

Metallica guitarist featured in absent fathers film
Metallica: Big 4 show announced for Germany, more to come
Megadeth: pray for more Big 4 US shows
Metallica talk about Big 4 Festival
Metallica: The Big 4 announce single US date