Yesterday (Oct. 23), news spread that Metallica were apparently planning to play a gig in Antarctica. Today, Metallica have confirmed that it will indeed happen on Dec. 8. As outlandish as it sounds, there’s no argument that Metallica is the exact band to embark on such a voyage. Furthermore, Metallica fans in South American are eligible to enter a contest for a chance to witness the historic gig.
The press was first tipped off about the Antarctic concert through Coca-Cola’s Columbian website. Buried in small print, Metallica’s name was found and after a quick translation, the news hit the web. Shortly before, Lars Ulrich dropped some hints about something “very interesting” coming in December, and this seems to be it. Read more on this story here.
Article by: Graham ‘Gruhamed’ Hartmann, Loudwire