Motorhead and Anthrax announce Scottish show as part of UK tour

Motorhead and Anthrax Glasgow gig
Motorhead and Anthrax Glasgow gig

Hard-rock legends Motorhead have revealed a November tour with “very special guests” Anthrax – including a date in Glasgow.

The pair play the O2 Academy in Glasgow on Friday November 9, with tickets on sale 9am on Friday April 27 from or

Motörhead have been described as “a mindset, a belief, a way to live your life, a way to both survive and beat a society that sometimes seems intent on trying to grind you down”.

The Ace of Spades trio – comprising the legendary Lemmy Kilmister, Phil Campbell and Mikkey Dee – last year released The Wörld Is Ours Vol 1 - Everywhere Further Than Everyplace Else DVD to celebrate 35 years on the road.

Just in time for the upcoming November dates, The Wörld Is Ours Vol 2 will be released.

Meanwhile thrash metal titans Anthrax have achieved sales in excess of 10 million. The band has also received multiple Gold and Platinum albums, multiple Grammy nominations, and a host of other accolades from the media, industry and fans.

The UK dates in November are as follows:

  • Monday 5 – Wolverhampton Civic Hall
  • Tuesday 6 – 02 Apollo Manchester
  • Thursday 8 – Newcastle City Hall
  • Friday 9 – 02 Academy Glasgow
  • Sunday 11 – Leicester Demontford Hall
  • Monday 12 – Cambridge Corn Exchange
  • Wednesday 14 – Portsmouth Gulidhall
  • Thursday 15 – Bournemouth Solent
  • Saturday 17 – London 02 Academy Brixton
  • Sunday 18 – Bristol Colston Hall

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