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EXODUS announce Belfast and Dublin return!

October 12, 2015

Everyone at would like to thank the crew at DME for the following announcement. You may made Monday morning worth getting up for. Statement from DME: Monday mornings suck….on that we can all agree. So here’s some news to cheer you up! Thrash masters Exodus will return to Ireland next year! See them at […]

Exodus Part Ways With Rob Dukes

June 15, 2014

Well, it’s been a while thanks to real work – but I wasn’t going to let this story just pass on by. Legendary thrash metal heavyweights EXODUS, have parted ways with Rob Dukes. The story broke last week and it’s already been confirmed that the group’s most prolific frontman, Steve ‘Zetro’ Souza, is set to […]

Review: EXODUS – Live @ The Button Factory, Dublin (Aug 12th, 2013)

August 14, 2013

  ..”I don’t want you here, I fucking rule this place..” Rob Dukes to Security, Dublin 2013. After  three year absence, Exodus are finally back in town. The legendary thrash metallers have been punishing the European festival circuit over the last few weeks and they’re nicely warmed up to give Dublin one of its few […]

EXODUS Announce Dublin Show

February 19, 2013

Banned by Disney and they still bounce back for more \,,/ Amazing news for all thrash metal fans out there. The mighty Exodus have announced a Dublin show for this August! No you haven’t died and gone to Wacken. This is really happening. The ‘War is my Sheppard’ legends will hit the Button Factory on […]

EXODUS: Look What’s Coming to Dublin Next Month!

October 13, 2010

Dublin Metal Events are brining the pain next month as legendary bay area thrashers Exodus arrive to destroy The Village and Dublin! Exodus + Man Must Die takes place on November 20th at The Village, Wexford Street. Tickets are a handy €22 in advance or €25 on the door. A small price to pay for […]

EXODUS – War Is My Sheppard

March 28, 2010

A friend directed me to this song a few weeks ago and by gosh jolly is it insane. Lovin’ Exodus, Lovin’ metal (\,,/) and most of all, Lovin’s WAR!!

Slipknot announce 2016 Belfast show

October 12, 2015

Seems to be a major heavy metal Monday this week. Not only have Exodus announced their return to Belfast and Dublin next year, but Slipknot have also just announced an Irish date for next year’s putting. Fans had found it a bit strange when the Know announced a four date UK arena tour without anything […]

Graspop and Sweden Rock announce 2015 line-ups

November 20, 2014

Oh it’s getting serious now folks, First Download and Hellfest and now Graspop and Sweden Rock have unleashed the beasts for next year’s festivities. Both have fairly enticing attractions so the pressure is now on for decision making. Graspop: 19,20,21 JUNE 15 Graspop is coming out mighty strong this year. As one of Europe’s most […]


November 17, 2014

Hellfest have announced over 120 of the bands that are set to appear on next year’s bill which will take place between the 19th and 21st of June 2015 in Clisson, France. Headlining the event will be Slipknot, Scorpions and Faith No More. with Judas Priest, ZZ Top, Slash, Motorhead, Alice Copper, Marilyn Manson, Venom, […]

Tower Records sell out of Metallica stock after Glastonbury performance

June 30, 2014

Tower Records have confirmed this morning that they have completely sold out of Metallica stock after the band’s headlining performance at Glastonbury on Saturday night. Don’t panic though – fortunately a re-order was logged last week which should be filled tomorrow morning. “We had to re-order all of our Metallica stock, as well as additional […]

Happy New Year from Tickets There

January 2, 2014

Tickets There would like to wish all of our readers, commenters, followers and all the many amazing bands we love so much a very happy new year. 2013 was epically epic and 2014 is looking even stronger. Before the first proper 2014 post (and yet another Tickets There reboot begins), I’d like to thank Psykosis, […]

Review: The Unleashed Festival DAY 01 – Live @ Fibber MaGees (16th August, 2013)

August 18, 2013

What is Ireland seriously lacking? That’s right, a proper metal festival – and some other stuff Tickets There doesn’t deal with. Unlike continental Europe and the U.K., Ireland lacks a serious metal festival despite obvious popularity for the genre. Perhaps M*D and @iken (I disguised their names ;)) are too flooded with Hip Hop/Hipster D4 elitists who lack […]

Congratulations WARPATH – 2013 Irish M2TM Winners!

July 15, 2013

The WARPARTY is heading to England as Warpath have won this year’s Bloodstock Metal To The Masses final. On Saturday night, Warpath competed against some of the finest bands in Ireland to take home the prize. They took on the might of Psykosis (you know we lovvve them), Animator (who were amazing and we love them […]

Dave Lombardo Officially Out of Slayer

May 31, 2013

The news we were all dreading and expecting has arrived. Dave Lombardo is officially out of SLAYER…. Again. Slayer confirmed the news last night and named Paul Bostaph as their new drummer. That’s right, it’s 1992 again. Paul took over the sticks from Dave 19 years ago when the band had their last major falling […]

SLAYER Confirm 2013 Summer Tour Will Go Ahead

May 9, 2013

In the wake of losing SLAYER co-founder, Jeff Hanneman, last week, Tom Araya and Kerry King have just released a statement confirming their summer tour will go ahead as had been widely expected. The band announced the news by posting the following statement on their Facebook page. NOTE FROM TOM AND KERRY TO UK/EURO FANS: […]


October 16, 2012

Tuesdays suck, listen to Testament, Exodus, and Judas Priestinstead! *yes, I will always include Painkiller because it’s so damn awesome!

Review: Voivod – Live @ The Village (October 6th 2012)

October 10, 2012

Not being a massive Voivod fan (no disliking them, just haven’t sat down with them near enough), Tickets There was originally going to skip reviewing this gig. It’s not that we don’t like Voivod, but we didn’t feel we possess near enough knowledge of the band’s catalogue to write a review acceptable to their fans… then […]

Wacken Metal Battle: Final This Saturday

April 19, 2012

The Irish final of the Wacken Metal Battle takes place this Saturday, April 21st at The Pint on Eden Quay. The six finalists from around the country will take the stage and battle for a place in the world final which takes place at the W.O.A. (Wacken Open Air) Festival in August. The six bands […]

Wacken Metal Battle Ireland – Semi-Final 1 This Saturday

February 23, 2012

Wacken Open Air 2012 may be six months away, but the excitement has begun. With tickets sold out and a line-up that boasts Amon Amarth, Saxon, Ministry, Machine Head, Scorpions, Testament, Cradle of Filth, Dark Funeral plus many, many more; W.O.A. 2012 promises to be the must see metal event of the summer! In true […]

W.A.S.P. Playing The Academy Tomorrow Night (Saturday, Nov. 27th)

November 26, 2010

That’s right folks, Blackie Lawless and the boys are hitting Dublin tomorrow night for the second time in less than a year. The boys are still touring their 2009 album Babylon but there’s plenty of older hits in there like On Your Knees, L.O.V.E. Machine, Chainsaw Charlie and many more to keep all fans happy. […]