Hardwired... to Self-Destruct

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WATCH: Metallica Play "Spit Out The Bone" Live for the First Time; Announce California Wildfire Benefit

Parts of Northern California were devastated by wildfires earlier this month. In an effort to help provide some relief to the victims of the tragedy, the hometown heroes of Metallica have announced a benefit concert called “Band Together.”
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Drummer Lars Ulrich, lead vocalist James Hetfield and lead guitarist Kirk Hammett of Metallica perform at the 2016 Global Citizen Festival held in New City's Central Park in New York

Metallica Share Professionally Shot "Blackened" Performance

Metallica recently shared professionally shot footage from their July 12 show at Detroit’s Comerica Park. The video (below) features their performance of “Blackened,” the opening track off 1988’s …And Justice For All.
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Metallica's 'Hardwired' Sells 1 Million in the U.S.

After including the 4,000 copies sold in the last tracking week, Metallica’s Hardwired… To Self-Destruct has now officially sold over 1 million copies in the U.S., Billboard reports.
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Metallica perform onstage

Metallica Receive Platinum Award, Share Now That We're Dead Video

In April, Metallica ’s Hardwired…To Self-Destruct was officially certified Platinum (meaning it sold at least one million “units” AKA a specific number of combined physical sales, streams, and digital sales) by the RIAA . It’s about time the guys received their awards, right? Execs from their label...
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Metallica Kicks Off WorldWired Tour With Lots of Spectacle!

When you're back on a tour of the U.S. after a 10-year layoff (and 20 years removed from playing stadiums), you wanna make sure you make and leave a great lasting impression with your fans ... and that's exactly what METALLICA did last night in Baltimore on the opening night of the band's...
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Metallica Releasing Live at Webster Hall on Vinyl

In honor of Metallica ’s upcoming WorldWired tour, the band’s starting to get nostalgic, announcing that they’re going to take us back to where it all began (“it” being their latest studio album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct ). That means the band’s pressing their show at NYC’s Webster Hall—one of...
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