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The ultimate glam metal band whose off-stage excesses and on-stage antics has guaranteed their stadium-filling potential after all these years. As America’s #1 Gold Record Award winning group of all time, and that’s in every category, KISS can easily be named one of rock’s most influential bands. The Rock N Roll Hall of Famers have released 44 albums and sold more than 100 million albums worldwide. Honored by their peers, KISS received the illustrious ASCAP Founders Award in 2015. Over 40 years of record-breaking global tours have brought KISS to their fans.
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One of the original 80s New Wave of British Heavy Metal bands, and without doubt the most successful. Now back with Bruce Dickenson behind the mic, Iron Maiden are regarded as the greatest metal band of them all, their inspiration spreading far and wide and spanning all ages. Few bands can claim to have kept their original audience and successfully enticed on board a new generation, who weren't even in the cradle when the band first hit the stage running! Yet Iron Maiden have achieved just this in their 25 years plus career.
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System Of A Down
Since their formation in 1994, System Of A Down have earned themselves a worldwide following with their unique blend of thrash metal and alternative rock, and never fail to put on a mind blowing performance. The band has achieved huge commercial success with the release of five studio albums, three of which debuted at number one on the US Billboard album chart and have sold over 40 million records worldwide.
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- Castle Donington
- DE74 2RP