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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

Attila

American deathcore quintet.

The Cathouse, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar

£9 / 0141 248 6606

Electric Ballroom, London NW1

Fri 6 Mar

£10 / 020 7485 9006

The Fleece, Bristol

Sat 7 Mar

£9 / 0117 945 0996

  • 19:00 Attila The Fleece, Bristol

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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).

King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow

Thu 25 Jun

£17.50 / 0141 221 5279

O2 Academy Birmingham

Tue 23 Jun

£19.68 / 0121 622 8250

O2 Academy Bristol

Mon 22 Jun

£19.68 / 0844 477 2000

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Scott Weiland

Alt.rock from tempestuous frontman Weiland (formerly of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver) and his new band The Wildabouts.

The Garage, London N5

Thu 9 Apr

£23.50 / 0844 847 1678

Dio Apostles

Scottish tribute to the one and only Ronnie James Dio, perhaps the greatest metal vocalist of all time, performing tracks from his days with Rainbow, Black Sabbath and Dio.

Dreadnought Rock, Bathgate

Fri 1 May

£4 / 01506 632879

With Vantage Point.

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Hoobastank, POD and Alien Ant Farm

Triple bill of 90s metal including American rockers Hoobastank best known for their hit 'The Reason', Christian metallers POD and Smooth Criminals AAF.

Cardiff University Student Union

Thu 14 May

£22

Fri 15 May

Y Plas

£22

Engine Rooms, Southampton

Sun 17 May

£24.75

KOKO, London NW1

Thu 7 May

£22 / 0870 432 5527

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Pierce The Veil & Sleeping With Sirens

Co-headline world tour from the American metal and post hardcore bands.

The Forum, London NW5

Fri 10 Apr

£22 / 020 7428 4099

Sat 11 Apr

£22 / 020 7428 4099

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Mon 30 Mar

£20 / 023 9282 4355

O2 Academy Birmingham

Wed 8 Apr

£22.50 / 0121 622 8250

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Seventh Era

The band plays energised heavy metal.

The Boars Head, Kidderminster

Sat 25 Apr

£3 / 01562 861 870

  • 20:00 – 01:00 Seventh Era The Boars Head, Kidderminster

Vader

Death metal from the Polish veterans.

Audio, Glasgow

Thu 19 Mar

£17.60

With Hate and Guests.

The Crew And Queens Hall, Nuneaton

Wed 18 Mar

£16 / 024 7634 7402

  • 19:30 Vader The Crew And Queens Hall, Nuneaton

The Hub, Plymouth

Tue 17 Mar

£16

  • 19:30 Vader The Hub, Plymouth

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The Barfly, London NW1

Fri 27 Feb

£7 adv / 0844 847 2424

UK heavy metal outfit. With support from Subversion.

  • 19:00 – 22:15 Xerath The Barfly, London
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101% Pantera

Tribute to thrash metal overlords Pantera.

The Waterfront, Norwich

Sat 28 Feb

£11.50 / 01603 508050

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

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

Alatyr

The band plays melodic metal with support from Exilium.

Exchange, Bristol

Thu 5 Mar

£5 adv / 0117 987 4144

  • 19:30 Alatyr Exchange, Bristol
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Amaranthe

The Swedish and Danish band plays a pop-inflected mix of metalcore and power metal to promote the album The Nexus.

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Thu 19 Mar

£21.37 / 0141 332 2232

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Tue 17 Mar

£25.31 / 0844 477 2000

The Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

Sat 21 Mar

£19 / 0845 413 4444

Amaranthe

The Swedish/Danish band plays power/melodic death metal with support from Engel, Santa Cruz.

The Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

Sat 21 Mar

£19 / 0845 413 4444

  • 18:00 – 22:00 Amaranthe The Rescue Rooms, Nottingham

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

Andy Timmons

The Indiana-born singer-songwriter and guitarist, known for his work with the band Danger Danger, performs hard rock.

The Borderline, London W1D

Tue 17 Mar

£22.50 / 0870 060 3777

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Angel Witch

Heavy metal band from London. With support from Darkest Era, Rabid Bitch Of The North and Stereo Nasty.

The Limelight, Belfast

Sun 15 Mar

£18 / 028 9032 7007

Architects

The award-winning British metalcore band play songs from their album Lost Forever, Lost Together. With support from Every Time I Die, Bless The Fall, Counterparts.

The Institute, Birmingham

Thu 12 Mar

£15 adv / 0844 844 0444

  • 19:00 – 22:00 Architects The Institute, Birmingham

Motion, Bristol

Mon 9 Mar

£15 / 0117 972 3111

The Ritz, Manchester

Tue 10 Mar

£15 / 0161 236 3234

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Architects

The band plays metalcore with support from Every Time I Die, Bless The Fall, Counterparts.

Rock City, Nottingham

Fri 13 Mar

£15 / 0845 413 4444

Avatar

Swedish metal outfit.

The Turbinia, Newton Aycliffe

Sat 7 Mar

Free / 01325 313034

  • 21:00 Avatar The Turbinia, Newton Aycliffe

Bad Guys

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

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Tue 31 Mar

Free / 0113 275 2411

With Cattle and Pink Rick.

  • 19:30 Bad Guys Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

The Cellars At Eastney, Portsmouth

Sat 28 Mar

£5 / 023 9282 6249

With Bloodbuzz and Protein Window.

The Green Door Store, Brighton

Fri 27 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 07944 693214

  • 19:00 Bad Guys The Green Door Store, Brighton

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