Unfortunately for Szitizens around the world, Metallica is too high-profile (and probably too expensive as well) to join the lineup of an event of the size of Sziget. This doesn't mean, though, that those willing to see them live can't do both. The American rock legend has already started its WorldWired tour this October and will continue to play in stadiums and arenas all over the world. And just so happens that Metallica has tour dates in Central/Eastern Europe that coincide with Sziget Festival. Metallica "WorldWired" Tour Metallica has released its latest studio album, Hardwired... to Self-Destruct, back in 2016, after staying away from the
...or just an April Fools' joke? The Sziget Festival Last.fm page lists Metallica for Sziget Festival 2009, but we don't know what to believe just yet. We'll just have to wait for an official confirmation and see... They are available during that time, according to their official site, so who knows? Still, just a joke, probably... Later edit: as we suspected, just a joke. But who knows, it just might come true...
Metallica have just confirmed headlining the Sonisphere Festivals, to take place in Holland, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Finland and the U.K. between June 20 and August 2. We wonder if this means we have a chance of seeing them at Sziget this year... What do you all think?
Even if it's not even remotely Sziget festival season, Metallica have announced a few tour dates recently and tickets are going on sale tomorrow. Still, we found out that you can get them today by clickingÂ hereÂ and we wanted to help you avoid the rush.