Category: UK Tour Dates

Tragedy, metal Bee Gees tribute hit UK

Tragedy: All Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees, land in the UK today for their 13 date tour of our shores. The genre bending band describe themselves as an “all Metal Tribute to the Bee Gees and Beyond. Tragedy has changed the face of music forever. This band of flamboyant men dressed in spandex, leather …

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Yarmageddon tribute fest kicks off

Yarmageddon tribute fest kicked off last night. The Tribute to the Legends of Rock festival is held annually in Great Yarmouth as part of Classic Rock Tours. 50 bands play the ‘Vauxhall 5 Star Holiday Park’, from the 5th to the 8th of March. This years bands include Jef Leppard, The Scopyons, Rainbow in Rock, …

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UK metal gigs this month

UK metal gigs in the Metal Veins gigs calendar for the rest of February and all of March.  Rounding off this month we have Turbowolf playing Glasgow, Manchester, Brixton and Birmingham from the 23rd to 26th respectively. The AC/DC Experience playing the Marton Institute Blackpool, on Thursday the 26th Feb. Followed by Hellbent Forever (Judas Priest …

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Godflesh and Onslaught for Bloodstock 2015

Godflesh and Onslaught are among the latest announcements for Bloodstock 2015. Also added to the bill are Conan, Planet of Zeus and Bast.  All five are playing the Sophie Lancaster stage throughout the 3 day weekend. Both Godflesh and Onslaught are on Sundays bill, Godflesh headlining. Conan and Bast play Friday, and Planet of Zeus on …

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UK metal gigs this week + events needed

Playing across the UK this week are Black Label Society, Sodom, 36 Crazy Fists and Turbowolf. See the Metal Veins metal gigs calendar for more info.  We also want to include more local UK metal bands on the calendar, so we are asking promoters, venues, bands and punters to get in touch with upcoming dates. …

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Overkill, Ensiferum & Belphegor for Bloodstock

Overkill, Ensiferum & Belphegor for Bloodstock 2015. While everyone’s talking about Christmas approaching, Bloodstock HQ’s sights are firmly fixed on next August! And what better way to roll into the festive season than to announce three more crackin’ bands for 2015’s premier heavy metal event. Thrash legends Overkill are set to grace the Ronnie James …

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Motley Crue and Kiss + more for Download

Motley Crue and Kiss for Download 2015

Download Festival have confirmed the recent rumours that Motley Crue and Kiss will be playing the 2015 festival. Both bands had let slip in recent interviews that they were playing a UK festival in 2015. Download Festival have been releasing each days line-up so far since Monday, when they confirmed Slipknot, Judas Priest, Five Finger …

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Amon Amarth & Sodom hitting UK in early 2015

Viking metallers Amon Amarth and German thrashers Sodom have both announced this weekend that they will be hitting the UK in early 2015. Amon Amarth & Sodom will be playing UK dates as part of European tours. Amon Amarth 16 Jan – Brighton – Concorde 2 17 Jan – Plymouth – The Hub 18 Jan …

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Slipknot & Korn announce UK tour

Slipknot have announced a UK and Ireland tour with Korn in January 2015.  Lead singer Corey Taylor says: “The UK has always been very special for us. In a lot of ways, it’s where this insanity began. So, for this tour, we decided to try and hit as many places as we could – not …

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Bloodstock 2015 announce Dark Angel, Nuclear Assault and Death DTA Tours

Bloodstock have announced three new bands for 2015. Dark Angel, Nuclear Assault and Death DTA Tours join the recently confirmed Cannibal Corpse, Sepultura and Isahn, plus Opeth and Within Temptation for over the 6th to the 9th August 2015. The shows will be UK 2015 exclusives for Dark Angel, Nuclear Assault, Death DTA Tours, Cannibal …

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