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KISS

The last ever tour from the monochrome-made up rock guys, fronted by Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley. The quartet have sold over 80 million albums worldwide since the band formed in New York in 1973 and were named by VH1 in their top ten list of the ‘100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock’.

Birmingham Arena

Tue 9 Jul

£770 / 0871 945 6000

Manchester Arena

Fri 12 Jul

£45–£770 / 0844 847 8000

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Thu 11 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

With special guests.

Also at:

ArnoCorps

California-based gonzo hardcore heavy metal group who worship the films of Arnold Schwarzenegger (all their lyrics are culled from Terminator, Commando, Predator, Total Recall, etc).

Audio, Glasgow

Fri 12 Jul

£16.50

Jacaranda Records - Phase One, Liverpool

Wed 17 Jul

£13.20

Joiners Arms, Southampton

Fri 19 Jul

£14.30 / 02380 225612

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Bands in the sand Quiver paddleboard centre

10 bands from 10:30 am till 11pm

Mannings Amusements, Felixstowe

Sat 29 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01394 282370

Dead Kennedys

Legendary American punk act, renowned for their political bile behind the classic tracks 'California Uber Alles' and 'Too Drunk To Fuck' (no longer featuring Jello Biafra after a rather messy court case back in 1987).

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Tue 6 Aug

£27.50 / 0113 275 2411

Concorde 2, Brighton

Thu 8 Aug

£28.13 / 01273 673311

Electric Ballroom, London NW1

Fri 9 Aug

£27.50 / 020 7485 9006

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The Scala, London N1

Fri 5 Jul

£8 / 020 7833 2022

Glenn Hughes

Classic heavy rock vocalist who has fronted Trapeze, Deep Purple, Hughes/Thrall and Black Country Communion.

Cheltenham Town Hall

Thu 21 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 576 2210

Fri 22 Nov

£32.25 / 0844 576 2210

City Hall, Salisbury

Sun 17 Nov

£30.25 / 01722 434434

De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-on-Sea

Sat 16 Nov

£31.25 / 01424 229111

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Pete Way Band

Best known as the bassist of British space metal band UFO, Pete Way and his band are ready to make some noise. With new solo album Walking On The Edge (which features guests like Slash) he's ready to get back out on the road and do what he loves best, play live.

Assembly, Aberdeen

Sun 18 Aug

Cancelled / 01224 633336

The Cathouse, Glasgow

Sat 17 Aug

£18.70 / 0141 248 6606

Church, Dundee

Sat 30 Nov

£17.60 / 01382 203875

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Alice Cooper

Old school shock rock at its very best.

Brighton Centre

Tue 8 Oct

£45–£55 / 0844 847 1515

With : The Stranglers + MC50.

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Mon 7 Oct

£41.30–£56.30 / 0844 248 1585

With : The Stranglers + MC50.

Manchester Arena

Fri 4 Oct

£41.30–£56.30 / 0844 847 8000

With : The Stranglers + MC50.

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Animals As Leaders

Instrumental progressive metal from Washington DC.

Manchester Academy

Mon 5 Aug

2

£23 / 0161 275 2930

SWX, Bristol

Sun 4 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 0117 945 0325

Black Stone Cherry

Southern fried rock meets timeless metal in this Kentucky band's set.

Academy, Dublin

Wed 17 Jul

€26.50

Barrowland, Glasgow

Tue 16 Jul

£31.90 / 0141 552 4601

CADW: Caerphilly Castle

Sat 13 Jul

£43.45 / 029 2088 3143

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Dir En Grey: Tour20 The Way To Self-destruction

Valid ID includes passports, driving licences, over 16+ zip oyster photocard and citizen cards. Photocopies will not be accepted.

Islington Assembly Hall, London N1

Wed 5 Feb 2020

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7527 8900

Gloryhammer

LIVE NATION PRESENTS GLORYHAMMER TUES 22ND OCT / THE MILL 7:30-11 £18 ADV 14+

Academy, Dublin

Thu 24 Oct

€25

Heaven, London WC2N

Fri 18 Oct

£20 / 0844 847 2351

Manchester Academy

Sat 19 Oct

£18 / 0161 275 2930

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Gojira

The heavy-metal four-piece of Joe Duplantier, Mario Duplantier, Christian Andreu and Jean-Michel Labadie's hailing from Bayonne in south-west France, return to the UK fresh from supporting Alter Bridge, in support of latest album Magma, released in 2016 on Roadrunner Records.

O2 Academy Birmingham

Sat 29 Jun

£27.50 / 0121 622 8250

O2 Academy Brixton, London SW9

Sun 30 Jun

£30 / 0844 477 2000

O2 Apollo Manchester

Mon 1 Jul

£27.50 / 0844 477 7677

Motörheadache

Tribute to rock god Lemmy and Motorhead.

Dreadnought Rock, Bathgate

Sat 21 Sep

£11 / 01506 632879

Exchange, Bristol

Fri 23 Aug

£13.44 / 0117 930 4538

Fibbers, York

Sat 12 Oct

Cancelled / 01904 651250

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Okilly Dokilly

Metalcore band from Phoenix who invented their own subgenre of metal 'Nedal' based around Ned Flanders from The Simpsons.

The Cobblestones, Bridgwater

Sat 9 Nov

£18.70

Corporation, Sheffield

Sun 3 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0114 276 0262

The Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes

Wed 30 Oct

£13.80 / 01908 313864

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Rammstein Warm Up Party Milton Keynes

Unit Nine & Rammlied present: RAMMSTEIN WARM UP PARTY in MILTON KEYNES

Unit Nine, Milton Keynes

Fri 5 Jul

The Underdog Jam

Open mic/jam session night.

The Dog House, Edinburgh

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00

Tue 2 Jul

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00

Tue 9 Jul

Free / 0131 629 0275

  • 21:00 – 01:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Jul

Woes

Pop punk from the Edinburgh band who are signed to Rude Records.

The Anvil, Bournemouth

Wed 3 Jul

£6.60 / 01202 295898

The Bodega, Nottingham

Sun 30 Jun

£7.75 / 0845 413 4444

The Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes

Thu 4 Jul

£8.05 / 01908 313864

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Abyssal Southampton 2019

Doom/stoner metal festival.

Firehouse, Southampton

Sat 27 Jul

£13.20 / 07938 019123

Alter Bridge

Current stomping ground for Creed guitarist Mark Tremonti and bass player Brian Marshall, named after a bridge near where Tremonti grew up in Detroit. Lead singer Myles Kennedy also moonlights fronting Slash's band.

Birmingham Arena

Wed 18 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0871 945 6000

Manchester Arena

Sun 15 Dec

£53.15 / 0844 847 8000

Motorpoint Arena Cardiff

Fri 20 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 02920 224488

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Amon Amarth

Swedish viking metal.

O2 Academy Birmingham

Thu 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0121 622 8250

O2 Academy Brixton, London SW9

Sat 30 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 2000

O2 Apollo Manchester

Fri 29 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 7677