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 18 June

Blue: Added 12 May

June 2015

AC/DC:
Glasgow Hampden Park 28th

Conan:
Edinburgh Bannermans 5th, Birmingham Oobleck 6th, Cardiff Moon 7th, Plymouth Tiki Bar 8th, Bristol Exchange 9th, Brighton Green Door 10th, Colchester Arts Centre 11th, Ramsgate Music Hall 12th, Leeds Brudenell 13th, Manchester Roadhouse 14th, Glasgow Audio 15th

Dead Kennedys:
Manchester Ritz 21st, Bristol O2 Academy 22nd, Birmingham O2 Academy 2 23rd, Glasgow King Tuts 25th, Liverpool O2 Academy 2 26th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 27th

Diamond Head:
Chester Live Rooms 25th, Dublin Fibber McGee's 26th, Belfast Limelight 2 27th **New**

Download Festival – KISS & Judas Priest & Others:
Donington Park 12th to 14th

Evergrey:
London Underworld 20th **New**

Exodus:
London Underworld 23rd & 24th, Manchester Academy 3 25th **New**

Faith No More:
Glasgow O2 Academy 14th, London Roundhouse 17th & 18th **New**

Garage Dayz Revisited – Tygers of Pan Tang & Witchfynde & Tokyo Blade & Others:
London Garage 27th

Les Fest Wildfire Festival – Tygers of Pan Tang & Lawnmower Deth & Others:
Wiston Lodge 26th to 28th

Maruta & Evisorax:
Liverpool Maguire's Pizza Bar 25th **New**

Midnight Messiah & Dry Till Friday:
Bedford Esquires 12th **New**

Motorhead & The Stranglers:
Bodelva Eden Project 27th **New**

Ossiyan & Buffalo Frame & Inn13 & Husk:
Plymouth Exile 27th **New**

Pallbearer:
Glasgow Broadcast 1st, Birmingham Oobleck 2nd, London 100 Club 3rd

Rival Sons:
Swansea Sin City 29th, Wrexham Central Station 30th **New**

The Blue Carpet Band:
London Ryans Bar 12th **New**

ZZ Top:
London Hammersmith Apollo 24th (w/ Thunder), Manchester O2 Apollo 25th

July 2015

AC/DC:
Dublin Aviva Stadium 1st, London Wembley Stadium 4th

Anvil:
London O2 Academy 2 Islington 12th, Birmingham O2 Academy 3 13th, Sheffield O2 Academy 14th, Glasgow ABC 2 15th **New**

Biohazard:
Norwich Owl 5th, Newcastle Think Tank 6th, Bristol Fleece 7th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 8th, London Underworld 9th **New**

Diamond Head:
London Bush Hall 18th **New**

D.R.I & Shrapnel:
Norwich Owl Sanctuary 21st, Glasgow Audio 22nd, London Underworld 23rd

Metal Brew – Satan & Leaf Hound & Amulet & Others:
London Hendon Rugby Park 18th **New**

Mordred & Seething Akira & Kickfist:
Dublin Fibber Magees 30th, London O2 Academy 31st **New**

Negative Plane & Craven Idol & Witchsorrow:
London Black Heart 16th

Ramblin' Man Fair – Scorpions & Greg Allman & Camel & Others:
Maidstone Mote Park 25th & 26th

Rival Sons:
Northampton Roadmender 1st **New**

Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters:
Westonbirt Arboretum 10th, Cannock Chase Forest 11th

Santana:
London O2 25th

Skullflower & Iron Fist of the Sun & Khost & Tunnels of Ah:
Manchester Deaf Institute 23rd **New**

Solstafir:
Nottingham Rock City Basement 28th, Glasgow Audio 29th, Liverpool Arts Club 30th, Birmingham Temple 31st **New**

Steelhouse Festival – Dee Snider & Y&T & Tyketto & Doro:
Ebbw Vale Hafod-Y-Dafal Farm 25th & 26th

Soulfly:
London O2 Academy Islington 25th, Cardiff Globe 26th, Birmingham O2 Academy 27th, Sheffield Corporation 29th, Stoke Sugarmill 30th **New**

The Blue Carpet Band & Cassilda & Arrows of Time & Signal Flare:
London T Chances 3rd **New**

Tim Ripper Owens:
London Camden Devonshire Arms 15th, Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms 16th, London Garage 17th, Norwich Waterfront 18th, Plymouth Exile 19th, Cardiff Fuel Rock Bar 20th, Sheffield South Sea Live 21st, Sutton-in-Ashfield Diamond 22nd, Harlow Square 23rd, Manchester Academy 3 24th, Glasgow O2 ABC 25th **New**

Tyketto:
Liverpool O2 Academy 25th, London Underworld 28th, Norwich Waterfront 29th **New**

August 2015

Bad Religion:
Manchester Ritz 3rd, Leeds O2 Academy 4th, Birmingham Institute 5th, Bristol O2 Academy 7th, London Forum 8th **New**

Beermageddon Festival – Rannoch & M:Pire of Evil & Others:
Stoke Prior 28th to 30th

Brujeria & Cryptopsy & Psycroptic & Nervosa:
London Dome 14th **New**

Deafheaven:
London Scala 24th **New**

Def Con One:
Norwich Arches 29th

Eric Martin:
Nottingham Rock City 12th, Grimsby Yardbirds 13th, Edinburgh Bannermans 14th, Newcastle Think Tank 15th, Bolton Railway 17th, Sheffield Corporation 18th, Chester Live Rooms 20th, Birmingham Oobleck 21st, London Underworld 22nd, Swansea Static 23rd, Illfracombe North Devon Arena 25th, Belfast Voodoo 27th, Dublin Workmans Club 28th

Halestorm:
Liverpool O2 Academy 17th, London KOKO 18th **New**

King Crimson:
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre 31st

Misfits:
London O2 Academy Islington 1st, Manchester Club Academy 2nd, Bristol Motion 4th, Southampton Engine Rooms 5th **New**

Monsters of Rot V Festival – Xerath & Abbaddon Incarnate & Others:
Letterbreen Halfway Inn 1st **New**

MK Rock and Metal Fest – Slash & Motorhead & Others:
Milton Keynes Bowl 29th to 31st

Mordred & Seething Akira & Kickfist:
Aberdeen Downstairs 1st, Glasgow Audio 2nd, Edinburgh Bannermans 3rd, Wakefield Warehouse 23 4th, Birmingham Asylum 5th, Manchester Academy 3 6th, Norwich Waterfront 7th **New**

Queensryche & Death Angel:
Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 4th, Bristol Marble Factory 5th, London Electric Ballroom 6th (w/ Armored Saint), Brighton Concorde 2 7th

Rival Sons:
Sheffield Plug 7th, Sunderland Point 10th **New**

Sepultura:
Dublin Academy 10th, Chester Live Rooms 11th **New**

Solstafir:
Colchester Arts Centre 1st **New**

The Offspring:
Manchester Apollo 25th, London Academy Brixton 26th **New**

September 2015

Abbath:
London Forum 18th **New**

Annihilator:
Birmingham O2 Academy 30th

Byker Grave Festival – Destroyer 666 & Fleshpress & Barshasketh & Others:
Newcastle Cluny 28th **New**

Crosby, Stills and Nash:
London Eventim Apollo 12th and 13th, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 15th, Dublin Bord Gais Energy Theatre 16th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 18th, Brighton Centre 19th, Manchester Bridgewater Hall 21st, Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 22nd

David Gilmour:
London Royal Albert Hall 23rd, 24th and 25th

Enslaved & Grand Magus:
Bristol Marble Factory 23rd, London Islington Academy 2 24th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 25th, Dublin Button Factory 26th, Manchester Academy 3 27th, Brighton Concorde 2 28th

Gun:
Birmingham Temple 29th, Norwich Waterfront 30th **New**

Hordes of Belial Festival VI – Reign of Fury & Diesel King & Others:
Dundee Beat Generator Live! 26th

Jethro Tull the Rock Opera by Ian Anderson:
Basingstoke Anvil 8th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 10th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 11th, York Barbican 12th, Gateshead Sage 13th, Salford Lowry Lyric Theatre 14th

King Crimson:
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre 1st, Cardiff St Davids Hall 3rd, Brighton Dome 5th, London Hackney Empire 7th & 8th, Manchester Lowry 11th & 12th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 14th & 15th, Edinburgh Usher Hall 17th & 18th **New dates added**

Lifelover & Hypothermia & Eye of Solitude & Kall:
London Nambucca 26th **New**

Muthas of Metal Festival – Deep Machine & Avenger & Tytan & Others:
Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre 26th **New**

Nazareth:
London Brooklyn Bowl 2nd **New**

Nile & Suffocation:
Plymouth Hub 6th, Manchester Sound Control 7th, London Dome 8th, Bristol Marble Factory 9th **New**

Paradise Lost:
Dublin Academy 27th, Belfast Limelight 28th, Manchester Academy 2 30th **New**

Powerwolf & Orden Ogan & Xandria:
London Islington Academy 9th **New**

Rich Robinson (Black Crowes):
Belfast Empire Music Hall 27th, Dublin Workman's Club 28th, London Jazz Cafe 30th **New**

Skiltron:
Perth Green Room 17th, Evesham Iron Road 19th, Ilfracombe North Devon Arena 20th, Merthyr Tydfil New Crown Inn 21st, Nottingham Old Salutation Inn 23rd, Edinburgh Bannermans 24th, Aberdeen Moorings 25th, Glasgow Classic Grand 26th **New**

Spock's Beard:
Nottingham Rescue Rooms 29th, Leamington Spa Assembly 30th **New**

Steven Wilson:
London Royal Albert Hall 28th & 29th **New**

Ugly Kid Joe:
Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms 14th, Manchester Sound Control 15th, Glasgow Garage 17th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 18th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 19th, Reading Bowery District 20th, Bournemouth Sound Circus 22nd, Plymouth Hub 23rd, Bristol Marble Factory 24th, Brighton Concorde 2 25th, London Underworld 26th

Venom Inc & Vader & Divine Chaos:
London Scala 21st **New**

W.A.S.P:
London Troxy 11th, Leeds Academy 12th, Newcastle Academy 13th, Manchester Ritz 14th, Dublin Academy 16th, Belfast Limelight 1 17th, Glasgow Academy 18th, Nottingham Rock City 19th, Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall 21st, Bristol Motion 22nd **New**

Warhorns Festival – Solstice & Cnoc An Tursa & Others:
Selby Venue 18th & 19th

Winterfylleth & Voices:
Sheffield Corporation 17th, Glasgow Audio 18th, Leeds Key Club 19th, Manchester Sound Control 20th, Birmingham Oobleck 24th, Bristol Thekla 25th, London O2 Islington Academy 2 26th, Norwich Waterfront 27th **New**

October 2015

A Forest of Stars & Harakiri for the Sky:
Leeds Library 15th, Glasgow Audio 16th, Birmingham Scruffy Murphy's 17th, London Black Heart 18th **New**

Annihilator:
Dublin Button Factory 1st, Glasgow O2 Academy 2nd, Sheffield O2 Academy 3rd, London O2 Academy Islington 4th

Blackwood Gathering – Urfaust & Saor & Mountains Crave:
Newby Bridge Fellfoot Wood 2nd - 3rd **New**

Carcass & Obituary & Napalm Death & Voivod:
London Forum 29th **New**

David Gilmour:
London Royal Albert Hall 2nd and 3rd

Delain:
Bristol Marble Factory 22nd, Birmingham Institute 23rd, Manchester Academy 2 24th, London O2 Academy Islington 25th **New**

Freedom Call:
Birmingham Roadhouse 8th, Glasgow Audio 9th, Sheffield South Sea 10th, London Borderline 11th **New**

Gotthard:
London O2 islington Academy 23rd, Nottingham Rock City 24th **New**

Gun:
Sheffield Corporation 3rd, Leicester Academy 2 4th, Liverpool Arts Club 5th, Dublin Academy 2 7th, Belfast Limelight 8th, York Duchess 13th, Bristol Fleece 14th, Plymouth Junction 15th, Southampton Talking Heads 16th, Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms 17th **New**

Hawklords:
Sutton-in-Ashfield Diamond 15th, Worcester Marrs Bar 16th, Hitchin Club 85 17th, Grimsby Yardbirds 18th, Glasgow O2 ABC 2 21st, Aberdeen Moorings 23rd, Wakefield Warehouse 23 24th, Newcastle Cluny 28th, Bolton Railway 29th, Chester Live Rooms 30th, Liverpool O2 Academy 31st **New**

Hawkwind:
Oxford O2 Academy 2nd, Manchester Academy 1 3rd, Bournemouth O2 Academy 4th

Joe Bonamassa:
Newcastle Arena 21st, Liverpool Arena 23rd, Leeds Arena 24th, Nottingham Arena 25th, Cardiff Arena 27th, Bournemouth International Centre 28th, Brighton Centre 31st

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion:
London Electric Ballroom 20th, Bristol Fleece 21st, Manchester Sound Control 22nd, Birmingham Oobleck 23rd **New**

Killing Joke:
Cardiff Great Hall 25th, Brighton Concorde 2 26th, Exeter Lemon Grove 27th, Nottingham Rock City 28th, Birmingham Institute 31st **New**

Leprous & Rendez-Vous Point:
London Garage 13th, Manchester Ruby Lounge 14th, Bristol Fleece 15th **New**

Mammoth Fest – Onslaught & Feed the Rhino & Hang the Bastard & Others:
Brighton 2nd to 4th (various venues)

Nazareth:
Wakefield Warehouse 23rd **New**

Paradise Lost:
Glasgow Garage 1st, Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall 3rd, London KOKO 4th **New**

Rich Robinson (Black Crowes):
Leamington Zephyr Room 1st, Sheffield Greystones 2nd, Manchester Deaf Institute 3rd **New**

Riverside:
London Islington Assembly Hall 20th, Bristol Marble Factory 21st, Manchester Ritz 22nd, Glasgow O2 ABC 2 23rd, Northampton Roadmenders 24th, Southampton the 1865 25th **New**

Robert Cray:
Salford Lowry 3rd, Nottingham Royal Concert Hall 5th, Cardiff St Davids Hall 6th, Truro Hall for Cornwall 7th, Basingstoke Anvil Arts 9th, Norwich Theatre Royal 10th, London Barbican Centre 12th, Gateshead Sage 13th, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 14th, Birmingham Town Hall 16th, Salisbury City Hall 17th, Dartford Orchard Theatre 18th, Turnbridge Wells Assembly Hall Theatre 19th, Cheltenham Town Hall 21st, Cambridge Corn Exchange 22nd, St Albans Alban Arena 23rd

Sisters of Mercy:
Glasgow ABC 12th, Leeds Beckett University 14th, Nottingham Rock City 15th, Manchester Ritz 17th, London Roundhouse 18th **New**

Spock's Beard:
Glasgow Classic Grand 1st, London Islington Academy 2nd, Manchester Academy 3rd **New**

The Fires of Samhain Festival: Initium: Necros Christos & Destroyer 666 & Others
Dublin Voodoo Lounge 30th & 31st

Uriah Heep:
Southampton Brook 28th, Bilston Robin 2 30th, London O2 Academy Islington 31st

Wolfsbane:
London Dome 15th (w/ Quartz), Manchester Academy 3 17th, Birmingham Asylum 22nd, Winchester Railway 24th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 30th **New**

November 2015

Apocalyptica:
Wolverhampton Wulfrun Hall 24th, Nottingham Rock City 25th, Glasgow ABC 26th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 27th, Manchester Academy 2 28th, Bristol Academy 29th **New**

Damnation Festival – At the Gates & Others TBC:
Leeds University Union 7th

Doro:
Norwich Waterfront 20th, Buckley Tivoli 21st, London Garage 22nd **New**

Epica & Eluveitie & Scar Symmetry:
Bristol O2 Academy 11th, Manchester Ritz 12th, Glasgow Garage 14th, London Forum 15th **New**

Hawklords:
Sheffield Corporation 1st, Bilston Robin 2 3rd, Nottingham Doghouse 6th, London Under the Bridge 7th **New**

Joe Satriani:
Manchester O2 Apollo 1st, Birmingham Symphony Hall 2nd, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 3rd, Sheffield City Hall 4th, Cardiff St Davids Hall 5th, Southend Cliffs Pavillion 7th, Bristol Colston Hall 8th, Portsmouth Guildhall 9th, London Eventim Hammersmith Apollo 10th

Killing Joke:
Manchester Ritz 1st, Glasgow O2 ABC 3rd, Leeds Beckett University 4th, London Roundhouse 6th **New**

Leaves Eyes:
Southampton Talking Heads 3rd, Bristol Marble Factory 4th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 5th, Sheffield Corporation 6th, Manchester Academy 3 7th, Glasgow Audio 8th, London O2 Islington Academy 10th **New**

Marilyn Manson:
London Eventim Apollo 19th, Wolverhampton Civic Hall 21st, Glasgow O2 Academy 22nd, Manchester O2 Apollo 23rd **New**

Motley Crue & Alice Cooper:
Newcastle Arena 2nd, Manchester Arena 3rd, Birmingham Genting Arena 4th, London SSE Arena 6th **New**

Paradise Lost:
Liverpool Academy 12th, Nottingham Rock City 13th **New**

Satan:
Birmingham Asylum 2 21st

Slayer & Anthrax & Kvelertak:
Newport Centre 21st, Plymouth Pavilions 22nd, Manchester O2 Apollo 24th, Glasgow O2 Academy 25th, Birmingham O2 Academy 27th, Leeds O2 Academy 28th, London Brixton Academy 30th **New**

Stratovarius:
London Islington Academy 3rd **New**

The Darkness:
Norwich Open 30th **New**

Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats:
Bristol Fleece 18th, Manchester Gorilla 19th, Dublin Whelans 20th, Belfast Limelight 2 21st, Glasgow Cathouse 22nd, Newcastle O2 Academy 2 24th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 25th, London Scala 26th **New**

December 2015

Deep Purple:
London O2 Arena 3rd

Def Leppard & Whitesnake:
Dublin Arena 6th, Belfast Odyssey 7th, Newcastle Metro Arena 9th, Glasgow Hydro Arena 10th, Birmingham Genting Arena 12th, Nottingham Capital Arena 13th, Manchester Arena 15th, Cardiff Motorpoint 16th, Wembley Arena 18th, Sheffield Arena 19th **New**

Fields of the Nephilim:
London Shepherds Bush Empire 19th **New**

Gamma Ray & Serious Black:
London O2 Academy Islington 8th **New**

Nazareth:
Bilston Robin 2 3rd, Stockton Arc 4th, Glasgow Oran Mor 11th, Aberdeen Lemon Tree 12th **New**

New Model Army:
Manchester Academy 5th

Nightwish & Arch Enemy & Amorphis:
London Wembley Arena 19th

Orange Goblin:
Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 3rd, Bristol Bierkeller 4th, Norwich Waterfront 5th, Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms 6th, Oxford Academy 7th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 10th, Stoke Sugarmill 11th, Leeds Key Club 12th, Newcastle Academy 13th, Glasgow King Tuts 15th, Manchester Sound Control 16th, London Electric Ballroom 17th **New**

The Darkness:
Cambridge Corn Exchange 1st, Nottingham Rock City 2nd, Newcastle O2 Academy 4th, Leeds O2 Academy 9th, Manchester Academy 10th, Birmingham O2 Academy 11th, Bristol O2 Academy 13th, Southampton Guildhall 14th, Bexhill De La Warr Pavilion 15th, Bournemouth O2 Academy 17th, Oxford O2 Academy 19th, London Roundhouse 20th **New**

Uriah Heep:
Cardiff Globe 1st, Manchester Academy 3rd, Edinburgh Liquid Room 5th, Newcastle Academy 6th, Nottingham Rock City 7th, Buckley Tivoli 8th, Dublin Opium Rooms 10th, Belfast Limelight 1 11th, Oxford Academy 13th

January 2016

Giants of Rock Festival – Michael Schenker & Wishbone Ash & Nazareth:
Butlins Minehead 29th to 1st February **New**

Michael Schenker:
Bilston Robin 20th, Holmfirth Picturedrome 21st, Edinburgh Queens Hall 22nd, Inverness Iron Works 23rd, Gateshead Sage 25th, Liverpool Academy 26th, Manchester Academy 2 28th, Nottingham Rock City 29th, London Islington Assembly Hall 30th **New**

Steven Wilson:
Brighton Dome 25th, Bristol Colston Hall 26th, London Eventim Apollo 27th, Manchester O2 Apollo 29th, Newcastle City Hall 30th **New**

February 2016

Kataklysm & Septic Flesh & Aborted:
Bristol Fleece 15th, Glasgow Audio 16th, Dublin Voodoo Lounge 17th, Manchester Sound Control 18th, Nuneaton Queens Hall 19th, London Underworld 20th **New**

Sabaton & Alestorm & Bloodbound:
Norwich UEA 26th, Manchester Academy 27th, Birmingham O2 Academy 28th, Southampton Guildhall 29th **New**

March 2016

Hammerfest 8 – Exodus & Others TBC:
Pwllheli Haven Holiday Park 10th to 12th **New**

Sabaton & Alestorm & Bloodbound:
Aberdeen Music Hall 2nd, Glasgow Barrowlands 3rd, Belfast Limelight 1 4th, Dublin Vicar Street 6th, Cardiff Tramshed 7th, Bristol Motion 8th **New**

April 2016

Yes:
Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 27th, Newcastle City Hall 29th, Manchester O2 Apollo 30th **New**

May 2016

Yes:
Liverpool Philarmonic Hall 2nd, Sheffield City Hall 3rd, Bristol Colston Hall 4th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 6th, Brighton Centre 7th, Oxford New Theatre 9th, London Royal Albert Hall 10th **New**



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