METALLICA‘s February 1 show in Lisbon, Portugal kicked off the 2018 European leg of the group’s “WorldWired” tour, which will run through May 11 in Helsinki, Finland.
The first European leg of METALLICA‘s “WorldWired” tour launched in Copenhagen, Denmark on September 2 and ran through November 3.
The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame band is touring in support of its tenth studio album, “Hardwired… To Self-Destruct”, which came out in November 2016.
The “WorldWired” trek was Pollstar‘s fifth-highest grossing tour of 2017, with 1.5 million tickets sold and $153 million earned. The band was also the top-selling rock act of the year and had the third best-selling rock album.