Metallica Headline at Indian F1

US heavy metal band will take over first race in India
Wednesday , 21 September 2011
Metallica Headline at Indian F1
Metallica are heading to India and Abu Dhabi

Metallica are set to play their first show in India. The heavy metal band will headline the upcoming F1 Rocks concert in Uttar Pradesh on 28 October (2011) just two days before the inaugural Indian Formula One Grand Prix.

More than 30,000 fans are expected to pack into the Leisure Valley venue for the show and Metallica can’t wait for the gig. A statement from the band reads, “We’re so excited to be playing a show in a place we never thought in our wildest dreams we’d get to play.”

Before Metallica's stop in India, the band are heading to Abu Dhabi first on 25 October as part of their World Magnetic Tour. They're performing as part of the Yas Island Show Weekends and it’s set to be hot.

Their concerts are touted as the “most intense, powerful and visually stimulating” on the show line-up so make sure you get your tickets now.

INFO: Tickets cost Dhs295 and Dhs595. 7pm, 25 October. Yas Arena, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. For more information or to buy tickets visit

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