Afternoon events, Music, Metal

21 events

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Aces High Festival

Two days of metal, punk and hard rock featuring Emperor Chung, Massive Wagon, Honeycomb Love, Skam, Bad Touch, Hot Money, Death Valley Knights, Black Star Bullet and more.

Doghouse Studios, Nottingham

Sat 4 Oct

£8 per day; £13 weekend ticket

Sun 5 Oct

£8 per day; £13 weekend ticket

Blitzallica Festival

Featuring heavy metal legends Diamond Head and Dumpy's Rusty Nuts.

Shildon Civic Hall

Sat 25 Oct

£20 / 01388 772902

  • 16:00 – 00:00

Breaking Point

The quintet from the South of England performs its hardcore metal originals. With support from Renounced, Outrage CC, Mind X Control, Ego Trip, Blind Authority, Feeding Chain, Earthly Rage.

Sub89, Reading

Sat 11 Oct

£8 / 0118 959 5395

  • 14:00 – 20:00

Godflesh

Brutal and complex industrial metal pioneers.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec

£19.25

With Guests.

Haken

London-based prog metal unit.

The Fleece, Bristol

Sun 26 Oct

£16.50 / 0117 945 0996

  • 16:00
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Headbangers Balls London

A one-day metal event featuring performances by Fleshrot, Flayed Disciple, Meta-stasis, Morgue Orgy, Reign Of Fury, Reprisal, One For Sorrow, Seven Deadly and Virus.

Boston Arms, London N19

Sat 15 Nov

£7 adv / 020 7272 8153

  • 13:30

Hypefest

A one-day metal event, bands appearing include Terraform, A Promise To Forget, Borders, This Concept and Empty Hands.

The Roadhouse, Birmingham

Sun 26 Oct

£5 / 0121 624 2920

  • 15:00

Impericon Never Say Die! Tour 2014

Touring metal and hardcore line-up of Terror, Comeback Kid, Stick To Your Guns, Obey The Brave, More Than A Thousand, No Bragging Rights and Capsize

The Garage, Glasgow

Tue 4 Nov

£15 / 0141 332 1120

  • 17:00

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Wed 5 Nov

£15 / 0844 477 2000

Kerbdog

A performance by the alternative metal band from Kilkenny, Ireland.

The Forum, London NW5

Sun 16 Nov

£18 / 020 7428 4099

With Amplifier, Hawk Eyes and Hey You Guys!.

The Ritz, Manchester

Sat 15 Nov

£16 / 0161 236 3234

With Nine Black Alps, Hawk Eyes and Hey You Guys!.

Live Evil Festival 2013

A two-day metal event featuring Satan, Midnight, Pentagram, Arkham Witch, Necrowretch and many others.

Boston Music Room, London N19

Sat 18 Oct

£10–£25

Sun 19 Oct

£10–£25

The Dome, London N19

Sat 18 Oct

£10–£25

Sun 19 Oct

£10–£25

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Nightmare Festival

Multi venue Halloween party featuring King Charles, Night Engine, Hawk Eyes, Blood Red Shoes, InMe, Howling Bells, Guy McNight, The Hell, Brawlers and many more.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sat 1 Nov

£20 early bird / 0844 847 2514

  • 12:00

Nightmare Festival on Camden High Street

Nightmare Festival, a gloriously rock n'roll one day festival set to honour the horror of Halloween like it has never been celebrated before.

Camden High Street, London NW1

Sat 1 Nov

£25; £20 early bird

  • 12:00 – 01:00

Orange Goblin

Self-penned heavy metal by the well-established four-piece band who are resident in London. With support from St. Vitus.

The Limelight, Belfast

Fri 31 Oct

£20 / 028 9032 7007

The Underworld, London NW1

Sat 18 Oct

£12; £10 Early Bird / 020 7482 1932

An all day mash up of progressive and heavy live bands ready to blow the ampage.

  • 15:00 – 22:15

Oxjam Clapham Music Festival

One day festival of music in aid of Oxfam as over 60 up-and-coming bands fill seven of Clapham's best venues for a good cause. Line-up includes: Silhouettes, Didjitalis EPK, Rocco, Saturday Sun, The Mysterious Blues Experience, Mark Mathews and many more.

Clapham Library, London SW4

Sat 11 Oct

£8 in advance; £10 on the day / 020 7926 0717

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Pariso

The five-piece band who are London-based performs its own take on heavy metal. With support from Egos At The Door, Lost Ground, Crossburner.

Joiners Arms, Southampton

Sun 2 Nov

£6 / 023 8022 5612

  • 16:00

Scotland Calling

Feating The Exploited and The Damned.

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr 2015

£27 / 0141 332 2232

Seven Deadly

The band plays ferocious heavy metal, with support from Destroyed Beyond Belief, The Heretic Order, Our World Below?, Eyes Of The Raven, Rogue Reflection, Silence The Weak, The Final Chapter and Slaughter Horse.

Little Civic, Wolverhampton

Sat 13 Dec

£7 / 0870 320 7000

  • 15:00

Throne

The London-based unit plays heavy rock and metal with stoner and other influences. With support from Weirds, Lords Of Bastard, Taman Shud, Sage, Prom, Riddles.

The Macbeth, London N1

Fri 28 Nov

£5 / 020 7749 0600

  • 15:00 – 01:00

A Tribute To …

All the metal tribute acts your wee heart could desire, including Deep Purple in Rock, Ozzborn, Judas Rising, Heaven or Hell (Dio) and Blackout (Scorpions).

O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 27 Dec

£15.75 / 0844 477 2000

Vardis

Classic metal by the Wake-filed-based veterans of the NWOBHM, led by Steve Zodiac.

Unity Works, Wakefield

Sat 13 Dec

£15

  • 16:00