Maddah confirmed the news via his Twitter account this weekend after a fan quizzed him on rumours that appeared on a Metallica fan forum, indicating that the Soundwave slots were not going to be Black Album shows.
“Not a rumour. They’re not doing Black album,” he tweeted.
The full dates for Soundwave 2013 are as follows
23 – Brisbane, Australia - RNA Showgrounds
24 - Sydney , Australia - Olympic Park
1 – Melbourne, Australia - Flemington Racecourse
2 – Adelaide, Australia - Bonython Park
4 - Perth, Australia - Claremont Showground