Metallica presale tickets will be available to Legacy Fan Club members at 9 a.m. PT and general Fan club members at 11:00 am PT Tuesday, October 26. American Express® cardholders can purchase Billy Joel tickets before the general public from Tuesday October 26 at 10 a.m. PT. Raiders presales start Thursday October 28 To 9 a.m. PT for Billy Joel and 10 a.m. PT for Metallica. Live Nation, Ticketmaster and Allegiant Stadium customers will have access to presales starting at 11 a.m. PT for Billy Joel and 12 p.m. PT for Metallica on Thursday October 28. All presales will end Thursday October 28 To 10 p.m. PT. Tickets for both shows are on sale to the general public Friday October 29 To 10 a.m. PT To ticketmaster.com.
Formed in 1981 by drummer Lars ulrich and guitarist / singer James hetfield, Metallica have become one of the most influential and successful rock bands in history, having sold nearly 120 million albums worldwide and generating over 15 billion streams while performing in front of millions of fans on all seven continents. The group’s several multi-platinum albums include Kill them all, ride the lightning, puppet master,… and justice for all, Metallica (commonly known as The Black Album), Charge, Reload, St. Anger, Death Magnetic, and Wired … to self-destruct, released in november 2016 and ranks # 1 in 32 countries.
Metallica’s awards and accolades include nine GRAMMY Awards, two American Music Awards, multiple MTV Video Music Awards and its 2009 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction. In June 2018, the group received one of the most prestigious musical distinctions in the world: from Sweden Polar Music Prize.
On Billy Joel
Having sold over 150 million records, Billy Joel ranks among the world’s most popular recording artists and most respected artists. Over the years, Joel’s songs have acted as personal and cultural touchstones for millions of people, reflecting his own goal of writing songs that “meant something back in my days … and transcended that. era”.
Joel has had 33 Top 40 hits and 23 GRAMMY nominations since signing his first solo recording contract in 1972. In 1990, he received a GRAMMY Legend Award. Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1992, Joel received the award Johnny mercer Award, the organization’s highest honor, in 2001. In 1999, he was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and received the Recording Industry Association of American diamond Award, awarded for albums that have sold over 10 million copies.
Other career milestones include the Library of Congress Gershwin Award for Popular Song, the ASCAP Centennial Award Once a Century, the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honor, One Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Three Awards for cable excellence, numerous ASCAP and BMI awards including the ASCAP Founders Award and BMI Career Achievement Award, Billboard Century Award and MusiCares Person Of The Year 2002 by the MusiCares Foundation and the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
About Live Nation Las Vegas
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company, comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts and Live Nation Sponsorship. Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows by Rod stewart, Bailiff, Sting, Keith Urbain, Reba, Brooks & Dunn and Mariah Carey at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace; Lady Gaga, Aerosmith and Bruno Mars to Dolby Live at Park MGM; Chicago, Stranger, Earth, Wind & Fire, STYX, ZZ TOP and Adam lambert at the Venetian Theater at the Venetian Resort Las Vegas; KISS, Shania Twain, Gwen Stefani and Scorpions at the Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino; and Santana at House of Blues. Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many other top concert venues in the city including Allegiant Stadium, T-Mobile Arena, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Michelob ULTRA Arena, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center. and more. For more information visit www.livenationentertainment.com. Find Live Nation Las Vegas on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter.
About Allegiant Stadium
Located off the famous Las Vegas Strip, Allegiant Stadium is a global events destination and the newest state-of-the-art entertainment venue in Las Vegas. Home of the iconic Raiders and UNLV Football, Allegiant Stadium is ideally located for visitors and locals alike. The technologically advanced stadium is fully enclosed and air conditioned with a capacity of up to 65,000 people. The Allegiant Stadium hosts world-class entertainment, including concerts and sporting events such as the Pac-12 Championship Game and the Las Vegas Bowl. The stadium project is expected to generate an economic benefit of $ 620 million annually while creating 6,000 permanent jobs in Southern Nevada. For more information visit www.allegiantstadium.com.
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