It's a metal fest north of the border....

MARILYN MANSON and DEFTONES have announced shows in Scotland.

The God Of Fuck, who releases his new album ‘The Golden Age Of Grotesque’ on May 12, will play at the Glasgow Braehead Arena on June 2, while Deftones will play at the same venue the following night.

Both are confirmed to appear at the Download Festival at Donington Park on May 31.

Tickets are on sale now. For availability, Manson or Deftones. Or call the NME Ticketline on 0870 1 663 663.