Lady Gaga won’t be there, as she was when she duetted with Metallica at the Grammy Awards ceremony last night, but the band will be touring this year, and coming to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, on May 14.
Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat will also perform. Tickets, priced from $60.50 to $160.50, go on sale Feb. 17 at 10 a.m., with pre-sales beginning at 9 a.m. Feb. 14; visit ticketmaster.com.
For special packages, including meet-and-greets with band members and other bonus features, visit cidentertainment.com.
North American dates on Metallica’s WorldWired tour, supporting their November album Hardwired … to Self-Destruct, will begin May 10 in Baltimore, and end Aug. 16 in Edmonton, Alberta. Other Northeast venues will include Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, May 12; The New Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., May 17; and Gillette Stadium in Boston, May 19.