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Bon Scott Fest

Fans from all over the world descend on the sleepy Angus town of Kirriemuir for a celebration of its most rock'n'roll son, AC/DC front man Bon Scott.

Kirriemuir Town Hall

Fri 1 May

£19.12

The Devin Townsend Project

Veteran thrash and progressive metal guitarist from Canada.

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Sat 11 Apr

£22.50 / 0844 477 2000

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Mon 13 Apr

£20–£50 / 020 7589 8212

Full Metal Ceilidh 2

Robert Burns meets Metallica at this metal ceilidh.

Studio 24, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Apr

£12 (Students £10) / 0131 558 3758

Tickets include entry to club night Keep it Steel after.

Gurt, Bongcauldron, Pist

A trio of metal bands: Gurt (sludgey noise), BongCauldron (occult doom) and Pist (sludge metal). Sponsored by Terrorizer Magazine.

Audio, Glasgow

Sun 5 Apr

£6.95

Bannerman's, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 556 3254

With Bacchus Baracus.

Nihility

The Southampton-based group performs metal. With support from Realm Of Torrent and Put Down.

The Prince Albert, Brighton

Thu 2 Apr

£5 / 01273 730499

  • 19:30 Nihility The Prince Albert, Brighton
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Obey The Brave

Metalocore combo featuring ex-members of Despised Icon and Blind Witness.

Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff

Mon 6 Apr

£8.50 / 029 2023 2199

With Malevolence, Napoleon and Kublai Khan.

Corporation, Sheffield

Tue 7 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0114 276 0262

With Malevolence, Napoleon and Kublai Khan.

Ivory Blacks, Glasgow

Wed 8 Apr

£11.25 / 0141 248 4114

With Malevolence, Napoleon and Kublai Khan.

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Sack Sabbath

Tribute to the classic heavy metal titans.

Fibbers, York

Fri 24 Jul

£11.20 / 01904 651250

With Hi-On Maiden.

Abbath

Norwegian metal artist and founder member of Immortal.

The Forum, London NW5

Fri 18 Sep

£25 / 020 7428 4099

AC/DC

The world's greatest rock band, with an envious back catalogue featuring 'Back in Black', 'For Those About to Rock' and the booming 'Thunderstruck', are 'Rock or Bust' on their latest world tour.

Hampden Park, Glasgow

Sun 28 Jun

£65–£70 / 0141 616 6000

Wembley Stadium, London HA9

Sat 4 Jul

£65–£72.50

AC/DC: Rock Or Bust World Tour

The Australian hard-rockers perform in support of their latest album, Rock Or Bust.

Wembley Stadium, London HA9

Sat 4 Jul

To be confirmed, tickets on sale Dec 17 2014

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Aghast

The London-based foursome performs its extreme metal material. With support from Perdisian, Countless Skies, Basilisk.

Esquires, Bedford

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 01234 340120

  • 20:00 Aghast Esquires, Bedford

Alone With Wolves

The band plays heavy rock/metal with support from Vant and The Sonic Jewels.

The Horn, St Albans

Wed 22 Apr

£3 / 01727 853143

Amplifier

The Manchester-formed quartet plays progressive metal, space-rock and hardcore, industrial-rock.

Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

Tue 21 Apr

£12 / 0113 224 2066

Exchange, Bristol

Wed 22 Apr

£13.50 / 0117 987 4144

With Black Moth.

Gorilla, Manchester

Fri 24 Apr

£12 / 0161 407 0301

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Anaal Nathrakh

The Birmingham-based pairing of Mick Kenney and David Hunt performs its extreme metal originals.

Audio, Glasgow

Wed 15 Apr

£13.75

Anaal Nathrakh

The band plays evil necro-metal.

Sound Control, Manchester

Tue 14 Apr

£12.50 / 0161 236 0340

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Anoxide: Purge The Idols Of Illusion

The band plays heavy metal.

The Garage, London N5

Thu 9 Apr

£6.25 / 0844 847 1678

Arcane Roots

Prog rock metal outfit from London fronted by guitarist and vocalist Andrew Groves. With support from Solemn Sun and Gallery Circus.

The Forum, Tunbridge Wells

Fri 15 May

£10 / 01892 530411

Arcite

Melodic metalcore from Newcastle.

O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 27 Apr

£7.05 / 0844 477 2000

  • 19:00 Arcite O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Arcite

Melodic metalcore five-piece from Newcastle.

O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 27 Apr

Phone for prices / 0844 477 2000

  • 18:30 – 22:00 Arcite O2 Academy Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Arcturus

Arcturus plus Vulture Industries, Attic and Caronte live at The Dome, Tuffnell Park.

The Dome, London N19

Thu 7 May

£18

  • 18:00 – 23:00 Arcturus The Dome, London
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Arnocorps

California-based heavy metal group.

Queen's Students' Union, Belfast

Mon 3 Aug

£17 / 028 9097 3106

Attila

American deathcore quintet.

Manchester Academy

Tue 13 Oct

£9 / 0161 275 2930

  • 19:00 Attila Manchester Academy

The Avalanche Diaries

The band plays metalcore with support from Kill The King, Confront The Carnage and Mercury Rising.

The Hope, Brighton

Sun 5 Apr

£5 (£4)

Awake By Design

Melodic metal outfit Awake By Design celebrate the launch of their album awaited album Carve The Sun. With support from Mallen And The Mighty Wrath.

Little Civic, Wolverhampton

Sat 16 May

£6 / 0870 320 7000

Bad Guys

Hirsute London scuzz rock/metal quartet with a sense of humour.

Nice'n'Sleazy, Glasgow

Thu 2 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 333 0900

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