Metallica to perform in UAE

16/09/2011 - Northern Emirates Property & Investment News Posted by Neil King
Metallica to perform in UAE

Abu Dhabi has further established itself as a leading leisure and entertainment destination by announcing a concert featuring one of the world's biggest rock bands.Metallica are due to play a gig on the emirate's Yas Island next month.The news comes shortly after confirmation that Janet Jackson's latest world tour will kick off in Abu Dhabi.Metallica fans will be able to see their heroes in action on October 25th, the band's official website has confirmed.Commenting on what will be a first visit to the UAE, the band said: "We're continuing to find firsts in 2011 as we are extremely excited to announce that we will be playing in Abu Dhabi on October 25th at Yas Island."After 30 years of travel to all corners of the earth, this one is extra special as the show kicks off a week of new territories for us as this show will be followed by two nights in India."