Tour 1990
Supporting Album None
Tour Start Date May 11, 1990
Tour End Date May 26, 1990
Number of Tour Legs 1
Number of Shows 9
Other Acts Dio, Bonham, Warrior Soul, Metal Church
Tour Chronology
Previous Tour
Damaged Justice
Next Tour
Monsters of Rock '91

Tour 1990 is a interim mini tour by American heavy metal band Metallica. The first date being on May 11, 1990, and the last being on May 26, 1990. It would also feature the live debut of The Shortest Straw. The first show would be a surprise gig, Metallica went under the name The Frayed Ends.

Typical Setlist

  1. Creeping Death
  2. For Whom the Bell Tolls
  3. Welcome Home (Sanitarium)
  4. Harvester of Sorrow
  5. No Remorse (Short Version)
  6. The Four Horsemen
  7. The Shortest Straw
  8. Bass Solo
  9. Whiplash
  10. Fade to Black
  11. Seek & Destroy
  12. Blackened
  13. One
  14. Master of Puppets
  15. Guitar Solo
  16. Battery
  17. Last Caress (The Misfits cover)
  18. Am I Evil? (Diamond Head cover)
  19. Helpless (Diamond Head cover)
  20. Breadfan (Budgie cover)
  21. Motorbreath

our Dates

Date City Country Venue Extras
May 11, 1990 London England Marquee Club Setlist
May 16, 1990 Zwolle Netherlands IJsselhallen Setlist
May 17, 1990 Dortmund Germany Westfallenhalle Setlist
May 19, 1990 Hanover Messehalle Setlist
May 20, 1990 Leiden Netherlands Froenoordhallen Setlist
May 21, 1990 Paris France Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy Setlist
May 23, 1990 London England Wembley Arena Setlist
May 25, 1990 Birmingham NEC Arena Setlist
May 26, 1990 Glasgow Scotland SECC Setlist


Album Song Times
*Please note that the song counts are based on available setlists from
Kill 'Em All (1983) The Four Horsemen 9
Motorbreath 8
Whiplash 8
No Remorse 9
Seek & Destroy 8
Ride The Lightning (1984) For Whom the Bell Tolls 9
Fade to Black 8
Creeping Death 9
Master of Puppets (1986) Battery 8
Master of Puppets 8
Welcome Home (Sanitarium) 9
...And Justice for All (1988) Blackened 8
One 8
The Shortest Straw 9
Harvester of Sorrow 9
Covers Am I Evil? (Original Artist: Diamond Head) 8
Blitzkrieg (Original Artist: Blitzkrieg) 1
Breadfan (Original Artist: Budgie) 6
Helpless (Original Artist: Diamond Head) 6
Last Caress (Original Artist: The Misfits) 9


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