Rock And Metal Gigs

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The website gets updated regularly and the updates are highlighted with Red or Blue as can be seen below. Enjoy!

DISCLAIMER: You will not find any bands here in genres starting with “nu” or “emo”. NEVER!

Red: Added 17 December

Blue: Added 20 November


Acid Reign & Shrapnel:
Bridgend Hobos 10th

Black Stone Cherry:
Nottingham Royal Concert Hall 1st, Bristol Colston Hall 2nd, London Shepherds Bush Empire 5th and 6th, Norwich UEA 8th

London Roundhouse 15th, Birmingham Institute 16th, Cardiff Great Hall 17th, Manchester Academy 18th

Colchester Arts Centre 6th, Nottingham Rock City 7th, Stoke Sugarmill 9th, London Boston Music Rooms 10th, Norwich Waterfront 11th, Glasgow Stereo 13th, Newcastle Think Tank 14th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 15th, Leeds Key Club 16th, Reading Sub89 18th, Southampton Engine Rooms 19th

Fields of the Nephilim:
London Shepherds Bush Empire 21st

Geoff Tate:
Cork Crane Lane Theatre 6th, London Academy Islington 19th, Norwich Waterfront 20th, Dublin Voodoo Lounge 22nd, Belfast Empire 23rd **London and Cork dates added**

HRH NWOBHM – Venom Inc & Blitzkrieg & Others:
Sheffield Academy 2nd & 3rd

Iced Earth & Ensiferum & Kataklysm & Unearth:
London Electric Brixton 6th

Lords of Black & Fury:
London Underworld 5th, Newcastle Trillians 6th, Glasgow Cathouse 8th, Birmingham Asylum 9th, Stoke Eleven 10th, Swansea Scene Club 11th, Grimsby Yardbirds 12th

Brighton Concorde 2 6th, Cambridge Junction 7th, Dublin Voodoo Lounge 9th, Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall 10th, Edinburgh Liquid Rooms 11th

Leeds University 1st, Cardiff Tramshed 3rd, London O2 Forum 4th

Moonspell (playing Wolfheart/Irreligious first/second night):
London Underworld 12th &13th **New**

Mostly Autumn:
Bilston Robin 2 11th, Milton Keynes Stables 15th, Manchester Academy 3 16th, Southampton Engine Rooms 18th **New**

New Model Army:
Nottingham Rock City 10th, London Forum Kentish Town 15th

Planet Rockstock – The Dead Daisies & Tyketto & Others:
Trecco Bay 2nd to 4th

Possessed & Belphegor & Absu:
Glasgow Classic Grand 12th, London Islington Academy 13th

Richie Ramone:
Evesham Iron Road 1st, Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms 2nd, Bristol Louisiana 3rd, Wakefield Snooty Fox 4th, Manchester Rebellion 5th, Newcastle Think Tank 6th, Edinburgh Bannermans 7th, Glasgow Stereo 8th, Dublin Fibber Maggees 9th, Dungannon Lulus 10th, Belfast Voodoo 11th, Listowel Mike the Pies 13th, Cork City Cyprus Avenue 14th, Galway Monroes 15th

Shining (SWE) & Taake:
London Underworld 4th

The Cure:
London Wembley Arena 1st, 2nd & 3rd

The Damned:
Portsmouth Guildhall 1st, Weymouth Pavillions 2nd, Exeter Phoenix Centre 4th

The Quireboys:
Leamington Spa Zephyr Lounge 7th, Chester Live Rooms 8th, Cannock Station 9th, Sheffield Corporation 10th, London Borderline 11th, Leicester Musician 13th, Stirling Tolbooth 14th, Edinburgh Bannermans 15th, Newcastle Thinktank 16th, Rushden Athletic Club 17th

The Sweet:
Holmfirth Picturedrome 18th

January 2017

Black Sabbath:
Manchester Arena 22nd, Glasgow SSE Arena 24th, Leeds Arena 26th, London O2 Arena 29th & 31st

Die Kur & Season’s End:
London Unicorn 27th **New**

Evil Scarecrow:
Grimsby Yardbirds 7th, Glasgow Cathouse 26th, Manchester Ruby Lounge 27th, Nottingham Rock City 28th

Glenn Hughes:
Newcastle Riverside 20th, London Islington Assembly Hall 21st, Wolverhampton Robin 2 23rd, Glasgow Garage 24th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 26th, Manchester Academy 2 27th, Reading Sub89 29th, Cambridge Junction 30th **New**

Birmingham Rainbow Warehouse 16th, Manchester Sound Control 17th, London Islington O2 Academy 18th

Bristol Academy 12th, Birmingham Institute 13th, Nottingham Rock City 14th, Glasgow ABC 15th, Belfast Limelight 17th, Dublin Academy 18th, Manchester Ritz 19th, London Kentish Town Forum 20th

Rival Sons:
Belfast Limelight 21st, Liverpool O2 Academy 25th, Sheffield Leadmill 28th **New**

Sabaton & Accept:
Dublin Vicar Street 10th, Glasgow O2 Academy 11th, Manchester O2 Apollo 13th, London Brixton Academy 14th

The Quireboys:
Norwich Waterfront 21st

Liverpool O2 Academy 21st, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 22nd, Newcastle Cluny 23rd, Glasgow ABC 24th, London O2 Academy Islington 26th, Cardiff Fuel 27th, Bristol Thekla 28th, Bilston Robin 2 30th **New**

February 2017

Birmingham Institute 9th, London Kentish Town Forum 10th, Bristol O2 Academy 11th, Nottingham Rock City 13th, Manchester Academy 14th, Glasgow Barrowlands 15th, Newcastle Northumbria University 16th, Norwich UEA 17th **New**

Manchester Bridgewater Hall 27th, Edinburgh Queens Hall 28th

Black Sabbath:
Birmingham Arena 2nd & 4th

Epica & Powerwolf:
London Shepherds Bush Empire 3rd

Evil Scarecrow:
London Electric Ballroom 3rd, Bristol Thekla 4th

Firewind & Manimal & Scar of the Sun:
Glasgow Audio 15th, Manchester Academy 3 16th, Sheffield Corporation 17th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 18th, London Underworld 19th, Southampton Engine Rooms 21st **New**

Ghoul & Lunatic Hooker:
Glasgow Audio 26th, Leeds Temple of Boom 28th **New**

Glenn Hughes:
Leeds Church 1st, Bristol Fleece 2nd **New**

High Spirits:
London Black Heart 23rd, Dublin On the Rox 24th, Newcastle Head of Steam 25th, Edinburgh Bannermans 26th, Southampton Alexandra 28th

Kreator & Sepultura & Soilwork & Aborted:
Manchester Academy 28th

Marco Mendoza:
Manchester Rebellion 7th, Edinburgh Bannermans 8th, Aberdeen Tunnels 9th, Glasgow Hard Rock 10th, Newcastle Think Tank 11th, Wakefield Snooty Fox 12th, London Underworld 13th, Southampton Talking Heads 14th **New**

Metal Massacre Festival – Sodom & Hell & Evile & Others:
Birmingham O2 Academy 11th & 12th

Rival Sons:
Cambridge Junction 1st **New**

Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 10th, Newcastle Cluny 11th, Sheffield Corporation 12th, Edinburgh Bannermans 14th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 15th, London Underworld 17th

London Underworld 23rd, Manchester Rebellion 24th, Leeds Temple of Boom 25th

March 2017

Acid Reign &Shrapnel:
Manchester Sound Control 31st **New**

Anderson, Rabin & Wakeman:
Cardiff Arena 12th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 13th, Brighton Dome 15th, Bournemouth International Centre 16th, London Hammersmith Apollo 19th, Nottingham Royal Concert Hall 21st, Edinburgh Usher Hall 22nd, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 24th, Manchester Apollo 25th

Royal Festival Hall 1st

Battle Beast & Majesty:
Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 22nd, Manchester Ruby Lounge 23rd, London Underworld 24th **New**

Blackberry Smoke:
Oxford O2 Academy 27th, London Roundhouse 28th, Norwich UEA 29th, Manchester Academy 31st

Black Star Riders & Gun:
Cardiff Tramshed 2nd, Wrexham William Aston Hall 3rd, Dublin Academy 4th, Belfast Limelight 5th, Inverness Ironworks 7th, Glasgow ABC 8th and 9th, Newcastle O2 Academy 10th, Leeds O2 Academy 11th, Manchester Ritz 12th, Nottingham Rock City 14th, Norwich UEA 15th, Bristol O2 Academy 16th, London Kentish Town Forum 17th, Birmingham Institute 18th, Bournemouth O2 Academy 19th

Bonafide & Chase the Ace & Killer Bee:
Glasgow O2 Academy 2 5th, Liverpool O2 Academy 2 6th, Sheffield O2 Academy 2 7th, Buckley Tivoli 8th, York Fibbers 10th, Grimsby Yardbirds 11th, Birmingham O2 Academy 2 12th, London O2 Academy Islington 2 13th, Oxford O2 Academy 2 14th, Manchester Rebellion 15th, Norwich Waterfront 16th, Newcastle Think Tank 17th, Edinburgh Bannermans 18th **New**

Children of Bodom:
Manchester Academy 2 11th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 12th **New**

Dan Reed Network:
Swindon Level 3 Club 1st, Wakefield Warehouse 23 3rd, Chester Live Rooms 4th, Cardiff Globe Theatre 5th, Newcastle Cluny 7th, Glasgow Oran Mor 8th, London 100 Club 10th, Sheffield Local Authority 11th, Bilston Robin 2 12th, Manchester Ruby Lounge 14th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 15th

Devin Townsend Project:
Bristol Colston Hall 12th, Manchester Academy 13th, Glasgow Barrowlands 14th, Birmingham Institute 16th, London Eventim Apollo 17th, Nottingham Rock City 18th

Enuff Z’Nuff:
London Underworld 29th **New**

Norwich UEA 24th, Cardiff Students Union 25th, London Kentish Town Forum 26th, Leeds O2 Academy 28th, Glasgow ABC 29th, Manchester Apollo 31st **New**

Ghoul & Lunatic Hooker:
London Underworld 1st **New**

Birmingham Academy 11th, London Forum 12th, Manchester Academy 14th, Newcastle Academy 15th, Leeds Academy 16th, Glasgow Academy 17th, Bristol Academy 18th **New**

Grand Magus:
Dublin Voodoo Lounge 25th, Belfast Limelight 2 26th, Glasgow Classic Grand 28th, Manchester Sound Control 29th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 30th, Southampton Talking Heads 31st **New**

High Spirits:
Hastings Carlise 1st, Birmingham Asylum 2 2nd

HRH Prog V – Hawkwind & Wishbone Ash & Others:
Hafan-Y-Mor 16th to 19th

Jizzy Pearl/Love/Hate:
Edinburgh Bannermans 8th, Chester Live Rooms 9th, Evesham Iron Road 11th, Wakefield Snooty Fox 12th, Newcastle Trillians 16th, Chesterfield Real Time Live 17th, Norwich Waterfront 18th, London Underworld 19th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 23rd, Bristol Thunderbolt 24th, Ballymena Diamond Rock Club 25th, Glasgow Audio 31st **New**

Kreator & Sepultura & Soilwork & Aborted:
Dublin Vicar St 1st, London Forum 2nd

LA Guns:
Belfast Limelight 2 10th, Swansea Scene Club 12th, Buckley Tivoli 15th, Bristol Bierkeller 16th, Wolverhampton Civic Hall 18th, Chester Live Rooms 19th, Doncaster Diamond Live 20th, Sheffield Academy 22nd, Glasgow ABC 24th, London Academy 25th

London Electric Ballroom 29th, Manchester Club Academy 30th **New**

Monster Truck:
Belfast Limelight 2 13th, Dublin Academy 2 14th, Bristol Marble Factory 15th, Birmingham O2 Institute 17th, Manchester Club Academy 18th, Glasgow King Tuts 19th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 21st, London Electric Ballroom 22nd **New**

Napalm Death:
Limerick Dolans 17th, Dublin Voodoo Lounge 18th, Belfast Limelight 19th

Primordial & Fen & Crom Dubh:
London Underworld 31st **New**

Sonata Arctica & Triosphere (up to 20th) & Thunderstone (from 22nd) & Striker:
Southampton Engine Rooms 17th, Bristol Marble Factory 18th, Cardiff Tramshed 19th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 20th, Manchester Club Academy 22nd, Sheffield Corporation 23rd, Glasgow Classic Grand 24th, Belfast Limelight 2 25th, Dublin Academy 26th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 28th **New**

Manchester Academy 2 9th, London Koko 10th **New**

The Quireboys:
Buckley Tivoli 10th, Manchester Academy 3 11th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 12th **New**

The Who:
London Royal Albert Hall 30th

Manchester O2 Apollo 17th, Sheffield City Hall 18th, Newcastle City Hall 19th, Leicester De Montfort Hall 21st, Glasgow SECC 22nd, Cardiff Arena 24th, Southampton Guildhall 25th, Ipswich Regent Theatre 26th, London Hammersmith Apollo 28th, Dublin Vicar Street 30th, Belfast Mandela Hall 31st

April 2017

Acid Reign & Shrapnel:
Newcastle Cluny 2nd, Southampton Talking Heads 7th, London Underworld 8th, Bristol Exchange 9th **New**

Blackberry Smoke:
Dublin Olympia Theatre 1st, Glasgow Barrowlands 3rd, Newcastle O2 Academy 4th, Bristol O2 Academy 6th, Birmingham O2 Academy 7th, Portsmouth Pyramids Centre 8th

Bristol Deathfest – Defeated Sanity & Hour of Penance & Others:
Bristol Bierkeller 15th & 16th

Dream Theater:
Birmingham Symphony Hall 18th, Manchester O2 Apollo 19th, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 20th, Cardiff Arena 22nd, London Eventim Apollo 23rd **New**

Birmingham O2 Academy 1st, Brighton Dome 2nd **New**

Grand Magus:
Cardiff Globe 1st, London Underworld 2nd **New**

Heavy Scotland Festival – Arch Enemy & Behemoth & Others:
Edinburgh Corn Exchange 1st & 2nd

Manchester Club Academy 7th, Glasgow Garage 8th, Leeds University Stylus 10th, Norwich Waterfront 11th, London Academy Islington 13th, Bristol Thekla 14th, Nottingham Rock City 15th **New**

Joe Bonamassa:
Edinburgh Usher Hall 18th, London Royal Albert Hall 20th & 21st, Blackpool Winter Gardens 22nd, Sheffield Arena 24th

Lords of the Land Festival – Autopsy & Mayhem & Primordial & Others:
Glasgow Barrowlands 1st & 2nd

Ofermod & Possession & Barshasketh & Deitus:
London Boston Music Rooms 22nd

Ritual Festival 2017 – Ihsahn & All Pigs Must Die & Others:
Leeds Canal Mill 8th **New**

Soen & Madder Mortem:
London Academy Islington 1st **New**

The Quireboys:
Ballymena Diamond Rock Club 7th & 8th, York Fibbers 13th, Holmfirth Picturedrome 14th, Doncaster Diamond Live 15th, Aberdeen Lemon Tree 20th, Glasgow Classic Grand 21st, Newcastle Riverside 22nd, London Islington Academy 23rd, Bristol Thelka 27th, Birmingham Asylum 28th, Grimsby Yardbirds 30th **New**

The Who:
London Royal Albert Hall 1st, Liverpool Echo Arena 3rd, Manchester Arena 5th, Glasgow Hydro Arena 7th, Sheffield Arena 10th, Birmingham Barclaycard Arena 12th

May 2017

Eric Clapton:
London Royal Albert Hall 22nd, 24th & 25th

Iron Maiden:
Nottingham Arena 4th, Dublin Arena 6th, Manchester Arena 8th, Sheffield Arena 10th, Leeds Arena 11th, Newcastle Arena 14th, Glasgow Arena 16th, Aberdeen Arena 17th, Liverpool Arena 20th, Birmingham Arena 21st, Cardiff Arena 24th, London O2 27th & 28th

Glasgow SSE Hydro Arena 27th, Birmingham Barclaycard Arena 28th, Manchester Arena 30th, London O2 Arena 31st **New**

Manchester Ritz 20th, London Forum 20th **New**

The Mission:
Bournemouth Academy 17th, Oxford Academy 18th, Liverpool Academy 19th, Newcastle Academy 20th, Sheffield Academy 26th, Leicester Academy 27th **New**

June 2017

Guns N’ Roses:
London Olympic Stadium 16th & 17th **New**

Iron Maiden:
Nottingham Arena 4th, Dublin Arena 6th, Manchester Arena 8th, Sheffield Arena 10th, Leeds Arena 11th, Newcastle Arena 14th, Glasgow Arena 16th, Aberdeen Arena 17th, Liverpool Arena 20th, Birmingham Arena 21st, Cardiff Arena 24th, London O2 27th & 28th

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard:
Manchester Albert Hall 14th, London Kentish Town Forum 15th **New**

Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow:
Manchester Arena 22nd, Glasgow Hydro Arena 25th, Birmingham Genting Arena 28th **New**

Stone Free Festival – Ritchie Blackmore’s Rainbow & Others:
London O2 Arena 28th **New**

July 2017

Steelhouse Festival – Saxon & Inglorious & Others:
Ebbw Vale 29th & 30th **New**

Ramblin Man Fair – ZZ Top & Kansas & Others:
Maidstone Mote Park 29th & 30th **New**

Techfest – The Black Dahlia Murder & Obscura & Others:
Newark Showground 6th to 10th **New**

ZZ Top:
Manchester Apollo 25th, Glasgow Academy 26th, Dublin Arena 28th **New**

August 2017

Beermageddon 2017 – Outright Resistance & Totengefluster & Others:
Stoke Prior 25th to 27th **New**

September 2017

Thrashathon 2017 – Tankard & Others TBC:
Glasgow TBC 23rd

October 2017

Royal Albert Hall 13th **New**

Wishbone Ash:
London O2 Academy Islington 19th **New**

November 2017

Alice Cooper & The Mission & The Tubes:
Leeds Arena 11th, Glasgow Hydro Arena 12th, Birmingham Arena 14th, Manchester Arena 15th, London Wembley Arena 16th **New**

Deep Purple & Europe:
Birmingham Barclaycard Arena 17th, Manchester Arena 18th, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 20th, Glasgow SSE Hydro Arena 22nd, London O2 Arena 23rd **New**

Hard Rock Hell – Airbourne & Others TBC:
Hafan-Y-Mor 9th to 12th **New**

Gigs are as accurate as possible but please confirm with venues before going down there.

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