Metallica to Live Stream Final North American ‘WorldWired’ Show
Shortly after Metallica released Hardwired… To Self-Destruct last year, fans began speculating that the thrash titans would be supporting the album with a North American stadium tour. The rumors proved to be true and now this leg of their “WorldWired” tour is coming to a close with quite the bang.
Fans at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton in Alberta, Canada won’t be the only ones watching Metallica’s concert tonight (Aug. 16) as the band will be streaming the show live for all to see at a dedicated webcast website and on their YouTube channel. Tune in at 8:45PM Mountain Time (10:45PM ET / 9:45PM CT / 7:45PM PT). You can watch the show in the player above.
“What a summer!! Thank you to some of the craziest, most passionate, intense avid fans on the planet!! This has been another memorable and special summer run for us seeing so many new faces along with lots of old friends as you welcomed us back for our first tour of North America in over eight years. As we near the end, we want to share one more evening with all of you by streaming the final night of the ‘WorldWired’ North American stadium tour live, this Wednesday, Aug. 16th, from Edmonton,” says a statement on Metallica’s website.
Metallica have also been nominated for Metal Album of the Year and Metal Artist of the Year in the 2017 Loudwire Music Awards. Voting is already underway here where you can also see the full list of nominees. Winners will be announced live at a ceremony and concert held on Oct. 24 with performances coming from Judas Priest‘s Rob Halford, Anthrax, Nothing More, Halestorm, Body Count, Starset and Power Trip. For tickets, head to this location.
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