Metallica Details 'WorldWired Tour 2017' for North America; Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat to Support


It’s been eight years since Metallica went on a proper tour of North America, but the classic metal/thrash band will do just that this summer.
On the heels of their Grammy Awards performance of “Moth Into Flame” with special guest Lady Gaga on Sunday night, ‘Tallica unveiled their tour plans for ‘WorldWired 2017,’ a trek that will span baseball and football stadiums around the country.

The schedule of shows:
May 10 – Baltimore, MD – M&T Bank Stadium β€’ †
May 12 – Philadelphia, PA – Lincoln Financial Field β€’ †
May 14 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium β€’ †
May 17 – Uniondale, NY – The New Coliseum Presented by NYCB †
May 19 – Foxborough, MA – Gillette Stadium †
May 21 – Columbus, OH – Rock On The Range @ MAPFRE Stadium**
June 4 – St. Louis, MO – Busch Stadium †
June 7 – Denver, CO – Sports Authority Field at Mile High β€’ †
June 11 – Houston, TX – NRG Stadium β€’ †
June 14 – San Antonio, TX – Alamodome β€’
June 16 – Dallas, TX – AT&T Stadium*** β€’
June 18 – Chicago, IL – Soldier Field β€’
July 5 – Orlando, FL – Camping World Stadium β€’ †
July 7 – Miami, FL – Hard Rock Stadium β€’ †
July 9 – Atlanta, GA – SunTrust Park β€’ †
July 12 – Detroit, MI – Comerica Park β€’ †
July 14 – Quebec City, QC – Festival D’Ete de Quebec***
July 16 – Toronto, ON – Rogers Centre β€’ †
July 19 – Montreal, QC – Parc Jean-Drapeau β€’ †
July 29 – Los Angeles, CA – Rose Bowl β€’ ‑
August 4 – Phoenix, AZ – University of Phoenix Stadium β€’ ‑
August 6 – San Diego, CA – Petco Park β€’ ‑
August 9 – Seattle, WA – CenturyLink Field β€’ ‑
August 14 – Vancouver, BC – BC Place β€’ ‑
August 16 – Edmonton, AB – Commonwealth Stadium β€’ ‑
** Rock On the Range is sold out.
*** Dallas will go on sale on February 18.
**** Quebec City will go on sale on March 9.
β€’ Support from Avenged Sevenfold
† Support from Volbeat
‑ Support from Gojira
Every ticket purchased will also come with a physical or digital copy of Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, Metallica’s new album released back in November.
Some more words from the band on ticket information, via their website:
Finally, we’re proud to also announce the formation of our All Within My Hands FoundationΒ and our collaboration with Crowdrise. We hope we’ve inspired you to make a donation when you purchase your tickets to the upcoming gigs… you can win some pretty cool prizes each night in the States and one lucky winner for the tour will travel with us to a show along the way. Check it out at
β€œHow do I get tickets?” you ask! Presales for Fan Club members begin tomorrow, February 14th. Click here for all the details. Citi card members may purchase tickets beginning at 11:00 AM local time tomorrow, February 14th and for a complete list of other presales, click here. Public onsale is Friday, February 17th at 10:00 AM local time except where indicated below.
It’s been a long time coming and we cannot wait to be a part of a good old-fashioned summer tour from coast to coast. We will see you out there!
And if you missed the band’s performance with Gaga at the Grammys, here you go:


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