Metallica are back to Belfast after 20 years

metallica1“We’re jumping ahead to May as we continue to roll out the dates for 2010 a few at a time. It’s been over 20 years, so needless to say, we are looking forward to returning to Belfast on May 11 at the Odyssey”.

Formed in Los Angeles in 1981 by drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, Metallica has become one of the most influential and commercially successful rock bands in history.

The band have sold 100 million albums worldwide and played to millions of fans the world over. Metallica have garnered numerous awards and accolades including nine Grammy Awards and multiple MTV Video Music Awards. Their 1991 album Metallica has sold 15 million copies in the United States alone and was awarded the prestigious Diamond Award from the Recording Industry Association of America, an award given to those albums with U.S. sales of 10 million or more.
metallica2Metallica recently picked up their 8th and 9th Grammy for Best Recording Package for their most recent album Death Magnetic and Best Metal Performance for My Apocalypse.
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MCD Presents
METALLICA – Show In The Round
11 MAY, 2010

Tickets go on sale December 3 and Met Club members should check for pre-sale info.
In person: From 100 Ticketmaster Outlets Nationwide
From Ticketmaster By Telephone (24 Hour):
Northern Ireland – 0844 277 44 55, ROI – 0818 719 300
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The Odyssey Arena, Belfast
Odyssey Arena Box Office: Tel. 02890 739074
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