Via an Anonymous Source, Posted by Warner Music Group Tours

Live Daily is reporting that Metallica has begun announcing dates for a 26-city fall/winter of North America in support of their 2008 album, Death Magnetic.

This week, the band releases their first Guitar Hero game, aptly title Guitar Hero: Metallica.

September 14, 2009Nashville, TNSommet Center
September 15, 2009Cincinnati, OHUS Bank Arena
September 17, 2009Indianapolis, INConseco Fieldhouse
September 19, 2009Montreal, QuebecBell Centre
September 28, 2009San Antonio, TXAT&T Center
September 29, 2009Dallas, TXAmerican Airlines Center
October 1, 2009Ft Lauderdale, FLBank Atlantic Center
October 3, 2009Tampa, FLSt Pete Times Forum
October 4, 2009Atlanta, GAPhillips Arena
October 12, 2009Winnipeg, ManitobaMTS Centre
October 13, 2009Minneapolis, MNTarget Center
October 15, 2009Cleveland, OHQuicken Loans Arena
October 17, 2009Charlottesville, VAJPJ Arena
October 18, 2009Charlotte, NCCharlotte Bobcats Arena
October 26, 2009Toronto, OntarioAir Canada Centre
October 29, 2009Ottawa, OntarioScotiabank Place
October 31, 2009Quebec City, QuebecColisee Pepsi
November 9, 2009Grand Rapids, MIVan Andel Arena
November 10, 2009Buffalo, NYHSBC Arena
November 12, 2009Albany, NYTimes Union Center
November 14, 2009New York, NYMadison Square Garden
December 5, 2009Las Vegas, NVMandalay Bay
December 7, 2009Nampa, IDIdaho Center
December 8, 2009Sacramento, CAARCO Arena
December 10, 2009Anaheim, CAHonda Center
December 12, 2009San Jose, CAHP Pavilion