Tag Archives: Metallica

Members of Metallica, Guns N’ Roses & more share videos of support for Road Recovery

Posted by on July 28, 2021

    As part of a new push by non-profit Road Recovery, several artists are sharing videos of support for the organization and it’s work with at-risk youth, especially in these trying times.  Artists who participated in the campaign include Metallica’s James Hetfield, Guns N’ Roses’ Slash, Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello, Bad Company’s […]

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Metallica share “Don’t Tread on Me” rehearsal recording

Posted by on July 27, 2021

  Metallica have shared the pre-production rehearsal recording of “Don’t Tread on Me.” The track is taken from the Pre-Production Rehearsals disc included in the massive 30th anniversary deluxe box set edition of the 1991 iconic self-titled record, known as The Black Album. The deluxe box set will be released on September 10th via the […]

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Metallica announce intimate concert in Hollywood, Florida in November

Posted by on July 26, 2021

  While a full tour hasn’t been officially announced, Metallica have been revealing selected celebratory shows across the United States. Today (26th), the legends have announced an intimate concert on November 4th at the Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Tickets go on sale to the general public […]

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Queen, Metallica, Tool among highest paid musicians of 2020 says Billboard

Posted by on July 23, 2021

  Queen tops the list of highest paid hard rock and heavy metal acts of 2020 according to Billboard’s highest-paid musicians of 2020 list. Reaching the no. 7 spot on the list of highest paid musicians overall, Queen tops the hard rock and heavy metal category with $13.2 million in earnings for 2020. Reaching no. […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/22: Cocked & Loaded

Posted by on July 22, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. This week’s releases weren’t as strong as previous weeks but the numbers didn’t fall too far. We also saw some bands fall off, such as Go Ahead And Die, Crypta, Burning Witches, and some […]

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Metallica and Vans make beautiful shoes together (again)

Posted by on July 22, 2021

  In honor of the 30th anniversary of Metallica’s 1991 self titled Metallica: The Black Album, the band has even more to give. They have teamed up with Vans to create limited edition shoes emblazoned with artwork from the iconic artist Pushead. The Sk8 Hi and classic slip on will feature Pushead’s “Sad but True” […]

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Metallica share live 1991 “Wherever I May Roam” performance clip; new Metallica biography “The 24.95 Book” coming in August

Posted by on July 21, 2021

  Metallica have been busy releasing stuff. The 30th anniversary of Metallica, The Black Album has brought with it a nearly endless stream of Metallica videos to prepare us for the September 10th full release of the anniversary box set (pre-order here). Meanwhile, in August, a Metallica book titled, The 24.95, a biography spanning 40 […]

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo perform with Jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington

Posted by on July 20, 2021

  Guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo of the mighty Metallica joined jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington’s band live on stage at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA. Metallica’s “My Friend Of Misery” from 1991’s Metallica, the Black Album was the song choice. This year marks the 30th anniversary of The “Black” Album. Kamasi […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/15: A day behind

Posted by on July 15, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. A day late but the charts are in! To contrast the week prior, not many records had a substantial increase. A couple of bands climb the charts but most had a slight dip in […]

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New Zealand mother of three names her children Metallica, Slayer, and Pantera

Posted by on July 8, 2021

  A crossbow wielding New Zealand mother of three has named her children Metallica, Slayer, and Pantera. This metal mom remains unidentified but the validity of the story has been confirmed by New Zealand journalist and documentary filmmaker David Farrier. Farrier, who broke the story on his twitter, says he has seen the birth certificates […]

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