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Overdrive has teamed up with Universal Music Group Ireland offering Metallica fans the chance to win one pair of tickets to a Dublin cinema of their choice to hear Metallica’s new album in full before anyone else. Enter below…

Photo Credit: Tim Saccenti

With the release of Metallica’s new studio album ’72 Seasons’ set for global release on April 14th, Overdrive and Universal Music Group Ireland [UMGI] are offering one Metallica fan the opportunity to hear the album in full at one Dublin cinema before general release.

For one night only on Thursday, April 13, 72 Seasons will play exclusively for cinema audiences worldwide— including Irish Cinema locations in Dublin, Donegal, Limerick, Mayo, and Waterford, with every one of the new songs featuring its own music video, and exclusive commentary from the band.

Overdrive and UMGI are offering one lucky winner the chance to choose between cinema locations in Blanchardstown, Coolock, or Stillorgan.

Fans can also experience Metallica like never before in Dolby Atmos® [where available], an audio experience that will immerse listeners inside each song to reveal details with unparalleled clarity and depth. Check this link or contact your local movie theater for ticketing information on this one-night-only event in Dolby Atmos (where available).

To enter the competition, simply follow the instructions below:

  1. You must like & Follow Overdrive on Facebook and Instagram.
  2. Share this link on your news feed AS A PUBLIC POST
  3. Tell us which Dublin cinema you wish to attend
  4. Tag a friend to bring and get them to do the above steps.




One winner will be chosen at random and contacted privately on Monday, April 3rd at 10 am. Please note, the cinema location is subject to availability. 18+ only.

Metallica72 Seasons – Global Premiere will offer fans an unforgettable night as they see and hear 72 Seasons first and fully on the eve of its April 14th release.

Photo Credit: Tim Saccenti

View a Metallica72 Seasons – Global Premiere trailer below:

Preceded by the just-released “If Darkness Had a Son,” new track “Screaming Suicide” and first single ‘Lux Æterna‘, 72 Seasons will be released on April 14 via Metallica’s own Blackened Recordings. Produced by Greg Fidelman with Hetfield & Ulrich, and clocking in at over 77 minutes, the 12-track 72 Seasons is Metallica’s first full-length collection of new material since 2016’s Hardwired…To Self-Destruct.

The album will be released in 2LP 140g black vinyl and limited-edition variants, CD digital, and in Dolby Atmos (streaming where available).

For a full listing of configurations, pre-orders, and further information visit this link.

Tickets are on sale now for Metallica and Trafalgar Releasing’s worldwide listening party for Metallica’s forthcoming 12th studio album, 72 Seasons, via this link.

Pre-order ‘72 Seasonsvia this link.

Oran O’Beirne 2023