Tag Archives: Lars Ulrich

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich pays a virtual visit to 2yr old fan battling cancer

Posted by on June 24, 2021

  Lars Ulrich, the drummer for Metallica, paid a special virtual visit to an extraordinary little boy. Two-year-old Milan Rossignol will be undergoing chemotherapy to battle a severe form of cancer called Langerhans cell histiocytosis. The affliction has rendered him non-verbal, but the little boy is fully capable of expressing himself in other ways, most […]

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Gojira drummer Mario Duplantier talks influences and why Metallica’s Lars Ulrich is a genius

Posted by on June 15, 2021

Gojira’s Mario Duplantier has been busy promoting the group’s latest release, Fortitude. However, the drummer made time to speak to Louder Sound about his drumming influences. Duplantier names Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich as perhaps his biggest influence and the reason he became a drummer. It was him seeing Lars as the best drummer in the world when […]

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Lars Ulrich shares the Metallica song he never wants to hear again

Posted by on September 29, 2020

  Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich sat down with Vulture and revealed the Metallica song he never wants to hear again. Spoiler- it’s nothing from St. Anger or Lulu.  “There’s a song called ‘Eye Of The Beholder’ on the ‘…[And] Justice [For All]’ album. Wherever I hear that song, it sounds kind of like — I guess we don’t […]

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Lars Ulrich’s favorite Metallica song is…

Posted by on September 1, 2020

  Metallica drummer, Lars Ulrich has revealed his favorite song from the band’s catalog. No need to worry, it’s nothing off of St. Anger or Lulu. Instead, it’s from their fifth album, The Black Album. It’s “Sad But True”… “‘Sad But True‘. I just love playing that song. I play it a little differently each time. I love the tempo and giving […]

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich stands behind “St. Anger” snare sound

Posted by on July 30, 2020

  Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich was on SiriusXM’s “Trunk Nation With Eddie Trunk” and spoke about the snare sound of their 2003 album, St. Anger. During the show he was asked if he still stands behind the sound and insisted that he does. “I stand behind it a hundred percent, because at that moment, that was the truth. “Just […]

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich appears on ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ to talk about food insecurity

Posted by on July 17, 2020

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich made an appearance on comedy news show Full Frontal with Samantha Bee this week to discuss food insecurity and the band’s work with Feeding America.  “The craziest thing if you get into stats is one in six Americans are on track to be food insecure this year and one in four […]

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Watch Metallica’s Lars Ulrich’s sons cover the Beatles

Posted by on April 30, 2020

  Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich’s sons Layne and Myles covered The Beatles’ classic track “Eleanor Rigby.” The performance was part of Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff’s livestream from earlier this week.   Ulrich discussed the performance to Rolling Stone, stating: “It was like this insane, three-minute Blue Cheer, crazy, garage-rock version of ‘Eleanor Rigby. Obviously, there’s […]

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#MetallicaMondays Metallica to stream 2017 ‘Live at Outside Lands’ set tonight

Posted by on April 13, 2020

  We’ve reached another Monday during this time of isolation and social distancing, which means Metallica has announced their next #MetallicaMondays concert stream. Tonight (13th), the group will stream Live at Outside Lands – August 12, 2017 at 8 PM EST.   Read the band’s statement about this show below: “We’re celebrating Golden Gate Park’s […]

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Watch Lars Ulrich join Mumford & Sons on stage & Kirk Hammett’s guest appearance with UFO

Posted by on October 15, 2019

Despite having a break from being on the road, that hasn’t stopped Metallica’s Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett from being on stage. During this past weekend, the drummer and guitarist made a guest appearance.  Kirk Hammett joined UFO on stage on Saturday (12th) at the Megacruise pre-cruise party at the Avalon in Hollywood, CA. Hammett […]

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Tony Iommi and Lars Ulrich sends thoughtful message of support to James Hetfield

Posted by on October 2, 2019

It’s been a week of uncertainty as Metallica have been relatively quiet since they announced postponing their Australian and New Zealand tour due to James Hetfield re-entering treatment. We’re still shocked on this news. The group had an incredible performance roughly twenty days prior at their S&M2 concert, which we will soon see again in […]

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