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 12 May

Blue: Added 7 March

May 2015

Arcturus & Vulture Industries & Attic & Caronte:
London Dome 7th **New**

Dames of Darkness Festival – Sirenia & Leaves Eyes & Others:
Bilston Mount Pleasant 9th & 10th

Def Con One:
Birmingham Scruffys 1st **New**

Dir En Grey:
London O2 Academy Islington 23rd & 24th **New**

Electric Wizard:
London Roundhouse 15th

Enuff Z'Nuff:
London Underworld 13th, Doncaster Leopard 14th, Swansea Scene 15th, Cardiff Globe 16th, Ballymena Diamond 17th, Edinburgh Bannermans 18th, Sutton-In-Ashfield 19th, Evesham Iron Road 20th **New**

Eric Clapton:
London Royal Albert Hall 14th, 15th, 17th, 18th, 20th, 21st, 23rd

Flotsam and Jetsam:
London Underworld 18th, Nuneaton Queens Hall 19th, Glasgow Stereo 20th **New**

FM & Romeo's Daughter & No Hot Ashes:
Bristol Bierkeller 1st, Wolverhampton Robin 2 2nd, Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms 3rd, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 5th, Glasgow Classic Grand 6th, Newcastle O2 Academy 8th, Manchester Academy 2 9th, London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire 10th

London Islington Academy 9th **New**

Heavens Basement:
Cardiff Globe 27th, Tunbridge Wells Forum 28th, Sheffield Corporation 29th **New**

Incineration Fest – Shining & Necrophobic & Aura Noir & Others:
London Electric Ballroom, Camden Underworld, Black Heart 9th (various venues)

Brighton Green Door Store 20th, Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach 21st, Sheffield Corporation 22nd, Manchester Satans Hollow 23rd, Edinburgh Mash House 24th, Glasgow Stereo 25th, London Borderline 27th **New**

Negura Bunget:
Plymouth Tiki Bar and Grill 5th, Brighton Green Door Store 6th, Dublin Pint 7th, Limerick Dolans 8th, Cork Cyprus Avenue 9th, Belfast Voodoo 10th, Newcastle Cluny 2 12th, Liverpool Zanzibar 13th, Glasgow Audio 14th, Edinburgh Bannermans 15th, London Boston Music Room 16th **New**

Ozric Tentacles:
London O2 Academy Islington 12th, Southampton Talking Heads 13th, Bristol Bierkeller 15th, Norwich Waterfront 16th, Glasgow O2 ABC 2 17th, Newcastle O2 Academy 2 18th, Liverpool O2 Academy 19th, Birmingham O2 Academy 20th, Manchester Academy 22nd, Oxford O2 Academy 24th, **New**

Ram It Down Festival – Xerath & Winter in Eden & Toledo Steel & Others:
Aberdeen Garage 23rd **New**

Rock the Rivers Festival – Soldier & The Mighty Wraith & Isolation & Others:
Cheltenham Two Rivers 1st to 3rd

Skyforger & Necro Ritual & Praesepe & Morktar:
London Electrowerkz 2nd

Slam Cartel & Evyltyde & The Self Titled & Signal Flare:
London Pipeline 30th **New**

Sonata Arctica & Freedom Call:
London O2 Academy Islington 1st

Technically Dead :
Perth Corinna 23rd **New**

Temples Festival – Converge & Sunn O))) & Pig Destroyer & Others:
Bristol Motion 29th to 31st

The Blue Carpet Band & Phoenix Chroi:
London Macbeth 19th **New**

The Infernal Sea & HAAR & Enneract:
Aberdeen Downstairs 22nd

Falmouth Princess Pavilion 1st, Exeter Phoenix 2nd, Oxford O2 Academy 6th, London Forum 7th

Uriah Heep:
Bristol Marble Factory 5th, Southampton Engine Rooms 6th, Cardiff Y Plas 7th, Brighton Old Market 8th, London Koko 10th **New**

Varathron & Horna & Grave Miasma & Fides Inversa:
London Dome 2nd **New**

London Underworld 20th **New**

Vorum & Maveth & Sheol & Sturmtiger:
London Nambucca 24th **New**

Wovenwar & As Lions:
Nottingham Rock City Basement 27th, Manchester Sound Control 28th, London Underworld 29th, Bristol Exchange 30th, Glasgow King Tuts 31st

June 2015

Glasgow Hampden Park 28th

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 **New**

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 **New**

London Underworld 20th **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**

Glasgow Broadcast 1st, Birmingham Oobleck 2nd, London 100 Club 3rd **New**

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

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

July 2015

Dublin Aviva Stadium 1st, London Wembley Stadium 4th

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

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

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

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

London O2 25th

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

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 **New**

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

London Scala 24th **New**

Def Con One:
Norwich Arches 29th **New**

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

King Crimson:
Aylesbury Waterside Theatre 31st **New**

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

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

Colchester Arts Centre 1st **New**

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

September 2015

London Forum 18th **New**

Birmingham O2 Academy 30th

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 **New**

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

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 **New**

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

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

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 **New**

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**

London Brooklyn Bowl 2nd **New**

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**

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 **New**

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

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**

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**

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

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

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

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**

Oxford O2 Academy 2nd, Manchester Academy 1 3rd, Bournemouth O2 Academy 4th **New**

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

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

Wakefield Warehouse 23rd **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 **New**

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

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

November 2015

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

Buckley Tivoli 21st **New**

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

Birmingham Asylum 2 21st **New**

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**

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

New Model Army:
Manchester Academy 5th **New**

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

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 **New**

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**

March 2016

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

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