Rock And Metal Gigs

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

Red: Added 3 February

Blue: Added 9 January

February 2016

Blaze Bayley:
Stamford Voodoo Lounge 26th, Bewdley Cock & Magpie 27th (acoustic set) **New**

Dragged Into Sunlight & Gnaw Their Tongues:
London Borderline 12th

Dream Theater:
London Palladium 18th & 19th

Ensiferum & Metsatoll:
Bristol Marble Factory 18th, Manchester Sound Control 19th, Dublin Voodoo Lounge 21st, Glasgow Classic Grand 23rd, Birmingham Rainbow Warehouse 24th, London O2 Islington Academy 25th

Birmingham Asylum 25th, Newcastle Riverside 26th, Aberdeen Tunnels 27th, Glasgow Cat House 28th, Belfast Limelight 29th

Graham Bonnet & Evyltyde:
Glasgow O2 ABC 2 5th, Newcastle O2 Academy 6th, Sheffield O2 Academy 2 7th, Manchester Rebellion Bar 10th, Liverpool O2 Academy 2 11th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 12th, Norwich Waterfront 13th, Brighton Haunt 16th, Swansea Sin City 17th, Southampton Talking Heads 18th, Bristol Bierkeller 19th, London O2 Academy Islington 20th

Helloween & Rage & Crimes of Passion:
London Forum 3rd

Birmingham O2 Academy 27th **New**

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

Luca Turilli's Rhapsody:
Glasgow Audio 8th, London O2 Academy Islington 9th

Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 1st, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 2nd, Norwich Waterfront 3rd, London Underworld 4th, Southampton Joiners 5th, Bristol Thekla 6th

Old Corpse Road:
Rugby West Indian Social Club 6th, Bolton Alma 7th, Nottingham Old Angel 26th, London Black Heart 27th **New**

Pussycat and the Dirty Johnsons & The Extraverts:
London T.Chances 19th **New**

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

Shadows of Violence & Countless Skies & Redeye Revival & Others:
Leeds Fenton 5th **New**

Sons of Icarus:
Guildford Boileroom 5th, Birmingham Asylum 2 6th, Wrexham Rewind 7th, Manchester Star and Garter 8th, Newcastle Think Tank 9th, Glasgow Garage 10th, Leeds Key Club 11th, Norwich Waterfront 12th, Camden Barfly 13th, Southampton Joiners 14th

Symphony X:
Wolverhampton Robin 2 12th, Manchester Academy 13th, Sheffield Corporation 15th, Glasgow Garage 16th, Bristol Bierkeller 18th, London Islington Assembly Hall 19th

Tesseract & The Contortionist:
Bristol Thekla 3rd, Birmingham Institute 4th, Manchester Academy 5th, Glasgow Garage 6th, Leeds University Union 7th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 9th, Oxford O2 Academy 10th, Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms 11th, London Koko 12th

The Cult:
Bristol Conlston Hall 25th, Manchester Albert Hall 26th, London Brixton Academy 27th, Nottingham Rock City 29th **New**

The Who:
London Hammersmith Apollo 11th, London Wembley Arena 13th

The Winery Dogs:
Bristol Academy 2nd, Manchester Ritz 4th, Birmingham Institute 5th **New**

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall 15th, Bristol Colston Hall 16th, Glasgow SECC 18th, Sheffield Arena 19th, London SSE Arena 20th

Tyr & Darkest Era & Aloeswood:
York Fibbers 19th **New**

Sheffield Riverside 4th, Glasgow 13th Note 5th, Newcastle Northumberland Arms 6th, Nottingham Chameleon 7th, Cambridge Portland Arms 20th **New**

Xandria & Serenity & Jaded Star:
London Underworld 10th

March 2016

Amon Amarth:
London Underworld 22nd **New**

Bristol Fleece 18th, Manchester Sound Control 19th, Dublin Button Factory 20th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 22nd, London Academy Islington 23rd, Glasgow Cathouse 24th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 25th **New**

Manchester Catle Hotel 26th, Bristol Exchange 27th **New**

London Forum 8th

Blaze Bayley:
Newcastle Trillians 1st, Glasgow Ivory Blacks 2nd, Kendal Bootleggers 3rd, Grimsby Yardbirds 4th, Manchester Sound Control 5th, Wakefield Snooty Fox 6th, Cardiff Fuel 16th, Hastings Carlisle 17th **New**

Cradle of Filth:
Chester Live Rooms 12th, Dublin Academy 13th, Belfast Limelight 1 14th

Damn Dice:
London Barfly 18th, Nottingham The Old Salutation Inn 19th **New**

Dan Reed Network & Tyketto:
Sheffield Corporation 10th, Manc
hester Academy 13th

Darkness Over Cumbria – Old Corpse Road & Iced Out & Uir & Others:
Fellfoot Wood 19th **New**

Doom Over London – Moonspell & In the Woods & Others:
London Dome 25th to 27th

London Dome 17th, London Underworld 18th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 19th

Dublin Button Factory 1st, Liverpool Academy 2nd, York Fibbers 3rd, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 4th, London Underworld 5th, Brighton Haunt 6th, Southampton Talking Heads 8th, Bristol Fleece 9th, Plymouth Hub 10th, Cardiff Globe 11th, Southend Chinnerys 13th

Fleshgod Apocalypse & Xerath:
Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 10th, Leeds Key Club 12th, Glasgow Audio 13th, Manchester Sound Control 15th, Bristol Fleece 16th, London Underworld 17th

London Palladium 2nd

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

HRH AOR On the Road - The Quireboys & Faster Pussycat & Bonafide & Others:
Manchester Ritz 16th, Glasgow O2 ABC 17th, Bristol O2 Academy 18th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 19th, Newcastle O2 Academy 20th, Sheffield O2 Academy 24th, London Islington O2 Academy 25th, Birmingham O2 Academy 26th

Joe Bonamassa:
Birmingham Arena 19th, Bournemouth BIC 20th, Plymouth Pavilions 21st

Machine Head – An Evening with:
Norwich Open 2nd, Nottingham Rock City 3rd, Belfast Limelight 5th, Dublin Olympia 6th, Manchester Academy 8th, Cardiff Great Hall 10th, London Hammersmith Apollo 11th, Glasgow O2 Academy 12th

Monster Magnet:
London Kentish Town Forum 19th

London Dome 26th, Manchester Sound Control 27th, Glasgow Audio 28th, Dublin Button Factory 29th

Mountain Feet & Trevors Head & Others:
London T.Chances 12th **New**

My Dying Bride:
London Islington Assembly Hall 31st **New**

Old Corpse Road:
Sheffield Corporation 5th, Newby Bridge Fell Foot Wood 19th **New**

London Underworld 26th

Reckless Love & Santa Cruz:
Bristol Thekla 4th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 5th, Leeds Key Club 6th, Newcastle O2 Academy 2 7th, Glasgow Cathouse 9th, Manchester Gorilla 10th, Nottingham Rock City 12th, London Scala 31st **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

Secrets of the Moon & Dodheimsgard & Thulcandra & Our Survival Depends On Us:
London Underworld 10th **New**

Seven Sins Festival – Triaxis & Damn Dice & Others:
Neath Nidum Arts Centre 26th & 27th **New**

Sylosis & Decapitated:
Bristol Marble Factory 2nd, Birmingham Rainbow 3rd, Glasgow Garage 4th, Manchester Academy 3 5th, London Electric Ballroom 6th, Colchester Arts Centre 8th, Plymouth Hub 9th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 10th, Brighton Concorde 2 11th, Norwich Waterfront 12th

The Cult:
Birmingham Institute 1st, Aberdeen Music Hall 3rd, Glasgow Barrowlands 4th, Dublin Vicar Street 5th, Belfast Nelson Mandela Hall 6th, Leeds Beckett University Union 8thh, Newcastle City Hall 9th, Norwich UEA 10th **New**

The Quireboys:
Dublin Voodoo Lounge 12th

Von Hertzen Brothers:
Norwich Waterfront 17th, London Brooklyn Bowl 18th, Manchester Academy 3 20th, York Duchess 22nd, Birmingham Oobleck 23rd, Bristol Fleece 24th

Wrongstock II – Evile & Karybdis & Stoneghost & Others:
London Underworld 19th

April 2016

Alwaid & Suddenlash & Orpheum:
London T.Chances 15th

Black Tor Gathering – Old Corpse Road & Ulfarr & Others:
Camden various venues 29th to 1st May

Desertfest – Eletric Wizard & Conan & Others:
Camden various venues 29th to 1st May

Destroyer666 & Bolzer & Trepaneringsritualen & Dungeon:
London Nambucca 5th **New**

Cardiff Tramshed 14th, Glasgow ABC 15th, Holmfirth Picturedrome 16th, Wrexham William Aston Hall 17th, Gateshead Sage 18th, Nottingham Rock City 19th, Leamington Spa Assembly 20th, Norwich UEA 23rd, Stamford Corn Exchange 24th **New**

Jeff Lynne's ELO:
Liverpool Arena 5th, Nottingham Arena 7th, Leeds Arena 9th, Manchester Arena 10th, Glasgow SSE Hydro 12th, Newcastle Arena 14th, Birmingham Arena 16th & 17th, London O2 Arena 20th & 22nd

Kenn Nardi of Anacrusis:
London Underworld 22nd

Korpiklaani & Moonsorrow:
London Islington Academy 20th, Manchester Club Academy 21st, Dublin Button Factory 22nd, Belfast Limelight 2 23rd, Glasgow Classic Grand 24th, Leeds Stylus 25th, Birmingham Academy 2 26th, Bristol Fleece 27th, Southampton 1865 28th **New**

Misthyrming & Nadra & Nornahetta & 0:
London Barfly 18th **New**

Monster Club:
London 100 Club 5th **New**

Morgoth & Incantation & Darkrise & Omophagia:
London Nambucca 20th, Glasgow Audio 21st, Southampton Talking Heads 22nd **New**

The Quireboys & The Texas Flood:
Norwich Waterfront 1st, Wakefield Warehouse 23 2nd

Ballymena Diamond 2nd, Sutton in Ashfield Diamond 8th, Bathgate Dreadnoughts 9th, London Underworld 15th, Cardiff Globe 16th, Birmingham Asylum 2 20th, Grimsby Yardbirds 21st, Buckley Tivolis 22nd, Oxford Bullingdon 22nd

Overkill & Vader & One Machine:
Birmingham Rainbow Warehouse 5th, Manchester Sound Control 6th, Leeds Stylus 7th, Glasgow Classic Grand 8th, Belfast Limelight 1 9th, Dublin Academy 10th, Bristol Fleece 12th, London O2 Islington Academy 13th

Skreamer & Alone With Wolves & Designs of Chaos:
London Underworld 9th

The Burning Crows:
Edinburgh Bannermans 28th, Glasgow Ivory Blacks 29th, County Durham Steph's Club 30th **New**

The Treatment:
Norwich Waterfront 27th, Birmingham Oobleck 29th, Cardiff Clwb Ifor Bach 30th **New**

Theatre Des Vampires & Alwaid & Suddenlash & Orpheum:
Selby Venue 16th

Thrashesaurus Festival – Acid Reign & Reign of Fury & Others:
Norwich Brickmakers 30th & 1st May **New**

UDO & Anvil:
Manchester Academy 13th, Newcastle Riverside 14th, Sheffield Corporation 15th, Buckley Tivoli 16th, Norwich Waterfront 17th, London Islington Academy 19th **New**

Dublin Olympia Theatre 8th, Manchester Academy 9th, Newcastle Academy 10th, Glasgow Academy 12th, Leeds Academy 13th, Nottingham Rock City 14th, Birmingham Academy 16th, Bristol Academy 17th, Southampton Guildhall 18th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 20th **New**

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 27th, Newcastle City Hall 29th, Manchester O2 Apollo 30th

May 2016

Blind Guardian:
Glasgow QMU 17th, Manchester Ritz 18th, Dublin Academy 19th, Nottingham Rock City 21st, London Forum 22nd **New**

Blaze Bayley:
Merthyr Tydfill New Crown Inn 26th, Winchester Railway 27th, London Underworld 28th **New**

Breaking Bands Festival – Reign of Fury & Evil Masquerade & Blaze Bayley & Others:
Bromsgrove Stoke Prior Sports & Country Club 27th to 29th **New**

Dementia Aware Fest 2016 – Colour of Noise & Others:
Birmingham Roadhouse 1st

Hastings the Carlisle 5th, Southampton Firehouse 6th, Worthing Bar 42 7th, Wolverhampton Gifford 8th **New**

Incineration Festival – Dark Funeral & Marduk & Others:
London Dome 7th & 8th

Newcastle Cluny 23rd, Glasgow Audio 24th, Manchester Ruby Lounge 25th, Birmingham O2 Institute 26th, Brighton Haunt 27th, London Garage 28th, Bristol Fleece 29th **New**

Oathbreaker & Soul Grip:
London Underworld 14th

The Burning Crows:
Sheffield Corporation 5th, Ebbw Vale Institute 6th, Evesham Iron Road 7th, Grimsby Yardbirds 12th, Newcastle Think Tank 13th, Belfast Diamond 14th, Dublin Fibber Magees 15th, Norwich Waterfront 19th, Lincoln Rock Haven 20th, London Barfly 21st **New**

The Treatment:
Sheffield Corporation 1st, Oxford O2 Academy 2 2nd, Portsmouth Wedgewood Rooms 4th, Leeds Key Club 5th, Wolverhampton Slade Rooms 6th, Stoke Sugarmill 7th, Newcastle O2 Academy 2 9th, Glasgow Stereo 10th, Manchester Satan's Hollow 11th, Nottingham Rescue Rooms 12th, London O2 Academy Islington 13th **New**

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

June 2016

London Olympic Stadium 4th, Manchester Etihad Stadium 9th **New**

Download Festival – Black Sabbath & Iron Maiden & Rammstein:
Donington Park 10th to 12th

London Palladium 7th **New**

George Benson:
Liverpool Philarmonic Hall 20th, Gateshead Sage 21st, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall 22nd, Manchester Bridgewater Hall 24th, Bournemouth International Centre 25th, Birmingham Symphony Hall 27th, London Royal Albert Hall 28th

London Royal Albert Hall 29th, Manchester O2 Apollo 30th **New**

Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow:
Birmingham Genting Arena 25th

Stone Free Festival – Alice Cooper & Rick Wakeman & Others:
London O2 Arena 18th & 19th

Temples Festival – All Pigs Must Die & Others:
Bristol Motion 2nd to 5th

Wildfire Festival – Tim Ripper Owens & Others:
Wiston Lodge Biggar 24th to 26th

ZZ Top:
Birmingham O2 Academy 23rd **New**

July 2016

Buddy Guy:
London Apollo 2nd **New**

Glasgow Royal Albert Hall 2nd, Birmingham Symphony Hall 3rd **New**

Joe Bonamassa:
Preston Hoghton Tower 2nd, Glasgow Clyde Auditorium 3rd, Bristol Colston Hall 5th, London Greenwich Music Time 7th, Newark Castle 8th **New**

Ramblin Man Festival – Whitesnake & Europe & Others:
Maidstone Mote Park 23rd & 24th **New**

London Forum 6th

August 2016

Bloodstock Festival – Twisted Sister & Mastodon & Slayer & Others:
Walton Catton Park 11th to 14th **New**

Cambridge Rock Festival - Carl Palmer & Pink Fairies & Focus & Others:
Cambridge Haggis Farm Polo Club 4th **New**

Ministry & Devil Driver:
Cardiff Tramshed 16th, Glasgow O2 ABC 17th, Birmingham O2 Institute 18th, Manchester O2 Ritz 19th, London O2 Forum 20th **New**

September 2016

David Gilmour:
London Royal Albert Hall 25th, 28th, 29th & 30th

Kee Marcello:
Bilston Robin 2 22nd, Glasgow Audio 23rd, Cardiff Fuel Rock Club 24th **New**

October 2016

The Mission:
Dublin Academy 1st, Belfast Limelight 2nd, Glasgow O2 ABC 3rd, Manchester O2 Ritz 5th, Nottingham Rock City 6th, Bristol O2 Academy 7th, London Shepherds Bush Empire 8th

HRH Doom vs Stoner Festival – Candlemass & Orange Goblin & Others:
Sheffield O2 Academy 1st & 2nd **New**

Y & T:
Norwich Waterfront 25th, Southampton Brook 27th, London O2 Academy Islington 28th, Bilston Robin 2 29th, Liverpool O2 Academy 30th **New**

November 2016

Hard Rock Hell X – Ugly Kid Joe & Ratt & Others:
Camp HRH, North Wales 10th to 13th **New**

The Cure:
Manchester Arena 29th

Wishbone Ash:
Holmfirth Picturedrome 18th **New**

Y & T:
York Fibbers 1st, Glasgow O2 ABC 3rd, Newcastle O2 Academy 4th, Nottingham Rock City 5th, Bristol O2 Academy 6th **New**

December 2016

The Cure:
London Wembley Arena 1st, 2nd & 3rd **New date added on 3rd**

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