Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith drums with Babymetal

Watch as Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith plays live with Babymetal in London

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BABYMETAL ARE PLAYING THE METAL HAMMER GOLDEN GODS

The Golden Gods are receiving a visit from the Fox God

Orange Amplification Presents the Metal Hammer Golden Gods In Association with World Of Warships is proud to announce that Babymetal are playing the award ceremony!

Get your chance to win tickets to the Golden Gods by voting here.

In what is rapidly becoming the greatest show on Earth, Babymetal have now joined the bill for Metal Hammer’s annual award ceremony along with At The Gates, We Are Harlot and Suicidal Tendencies. It’s safe to say that you’re gonna get your chance to mosh, dance and now worship the Fox God as Japan’s prodigal daughters roll into London’s Indigo2.

One more band is left to be announced for the Golden Gods main show, so stay tuned!

If you want to win tickets to this year’s award show, just cast your vote in the Golden Gods here to be entered into the ballot. IT’S FREE!

The Golden Gods takes place at the Indigo2 in London on 15th June and is hosted by Scott Ian from Anthrax. Be there.

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Sonisphere 2014 live review

4th – 6th July
Knebworth UK

By Alex Loach

It has been three long years in the making, but the touring festival behemoth that is Sonisphere has finally returned to its spiritual home – the hallowed grounds of Knebworth house in Hertfordshire. As the organisers have delighted in reminding people in the run-up to the event, this is a celebration weekend, marking forty years of live music at this location. The likes of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin and erm… Robbie Williams have all graced (and disgraced) these picturesque grounds at one time or another.

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