As promised, Cole MacLean of atlanticcanadarocks.com has posted the official announcement of Metallica's show in Halifax today. The article (citing Harold MacKay for all the info) reports that the concert has been named "Rock the Hill 2012" and it's happening Thursday July 14. In addition to Metallica, the lineup will feature support from Seether, Coheed and Cambria and Matt Mays.
TIckets for Rock the Hill 2011 go on sale on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 12:00 noon. Tickets will be available at www.rockthehill.ca or they can be ordered by phone at 1-877-569-7767. Tickets can also be purchased at participating Needs stores throughout the Maritimes.
"Early Bird” General Admission tickets are $99.50 (+tax & service charge) and there are a very limited number of VIP tickets available for $199.50 (+tax & service charge.)
And now, here's the most ridiculous Lars Ulrich face I could find on the internet.