Afternoon events, Music, Metal

19 events

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Scottish Drum Fair

A drummy good afternoon, featuring appearances from Steve White, who has played alongside the likes of Paul Weller and The Style Council, Hungarian drumming sensation Gabor Dornyei and UK drummer Robin Guy. There's also a trade display area with some big names from the world of drums and percussion.

St Mungo's High School, Falkirk

Sun 2 Nov

£10 / 01324 628202

Blitzallica Festival

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

Shildon Civic Hall

Sat 25 Oct

£20 / 01388 772902

Crookfest Rock Jam

One day festival featuring over 20 tribute bands playing across two stages.

Crook Town FC

Sun 3 May 2015

£15 / 01388 762959

Dragged Into Sunlight

This four-piece band from Liverpool performs its extreme metal material. With support from Bong, 11Paranoias, Necro Deathmort, Ghold.

Exchange, Bristol

Sun 9 Nov

£10 early bird / 0117 987 4144


Brutal and complex industrial metal pioneers.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 13 Dec


With Guests.

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London-based prog metal unit.

The Fleece, Bristol

Sun 26 Oct

£16.50 / 0117 945 0996

  • 16:00 Haken The Fleece, Bristol

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


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 Hypefest The Roadhouse, Birmingham

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

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Wed 5 Nov

£15 / 0844 477 2000


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!.

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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

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

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 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 Pariso Joiners Arms, Southampton

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


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 Throne The Macbeth, London

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


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

Unity Works, Wakefield

Sat 13 Dec


  • 16:00 Vardis Unity Works, Wakefield