St. Patrick’s Day is approaching, the weather is getting warmer and the Philadelphia concert season continues to get better. From heavy metal music to alternative rock music, this month will rock your socks off.
March 2nd-Welsh heavy metal band Bullet for My Valentine grace the stage in support of their fifth studio album Venom at The Fillmore in Philadelphia with English metalcore bands Asking Alexandra and While She Sleeps. Tickets are $25.50 on Live Nation before fees and the standing room only event starts at 7:30 while doors open at 6:30.
March 3rd–The Fillmore will have two back-to-back metal shows with American thrash metal band Slayer performing in support of their 12th studio album Repentless with thrash metal band Testament and British melodic death metalers Carcass. Tickets are $35 on Ticketmaster before fees and is standing room only. Doors open at 6:30 and the show starts at 7:30.
March 5th-On Saturday, American Progressive rockers Coheed and Cambria return to Philadelphia with alternative rock bands Glassjaw, Silver Snakes and I the Mighty at The Fillmore. The event is standing room only and doors open at 7:00 while the show starts at 8:00. Tickets on Live Nation are sold out, however tickets are available for resale on the website or on Stub Hub.
March 7th-Phoenix, Arizona natives blessthefall celebrate their fifth studio album To Those Left Behind with a show at the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia. They are bringing some friends with them including metalcore bands Miss May I, The Plot In You, Sirens & Sailors and A WAR WITHIN which you can see for the amazing price of $18 a ticket on Live Nation or a 4-pack offer of $13.50 a ticket. Doors open at 5:00 for the standing room only event.
March 13th-It wouldn’t be St. Patrick’s Day without American Celtic punk rock band Dropkick Murphys celebrating their 20th anniversary at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia. They bring Los Angeles psychobilly band Tiger Army and Boston punk rockers Dark Buster on the tour and the 18+ event starts at 8:00. Tickets are sold out on Ticketmaster but are available for resale on Stub Hub.
March 15th-Canadian rock back Metric perform at The Fillmore in support of their sixth studio album Pagans in Vegas with American indie rock band Joywave presented by Radio 104.5. Tickets are $26 on Ticketmaster before fees and is general admission standing room only. Balcony standing room only is first come first serve and doors opens at 7:00 while the event starts at 8:00.
March 20th-American thrash metalers Megadeth return to Philadelphia at the Electric Factory in support of their fifteenth studio album Dystopia produced by lead singer Dave Mustaine. Joining them are American thrash metal bands Suicidal Tendencies, Havok and melodic death metalers Children of Bodom. Tickets are $45 on Ticketmaster before fees and the standing room only show starts at 8:00.