James Hetfield

James Hetfield Believes Cliff Burton Would Have Protested Metallica's Radio-Friendly Transition

At the start of their careers as professional rock stars, Metallica owes a lot of their success to late bassist Cliff Burton . In an interview with Metal Hammer , lead singer James Hetfield contemplated how Burton would have approached Metallica's more radio-friendly work from "The Black Album" of...
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James Hetfield Hilariously Reacts To Celebrities Wearing Metallica Shirts

With Metallica promoting the upcoming release of their 10th studio album Hardwired... To Self-Destruct , they've taken the music world by storm with anticipation. With the concept of fame being one of the running themes in the album, frontman James Hetfield stopped by Buzzfeed Mexico to evaluate...
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Listen To Metallica's Newest Song "Atlas, Rise!"

What better way to have a Happy Halloween than to the sound of new Metallica music? The band had promised that they would release a new song off of their new album Hardwired... To Self-Destruct on Halloween, and they delivered with the tune, "Atlas, Rise!" Listen to "Atlas, Rise!" below!
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Metallica Knows Exactly Why They'll Never Play The Super Bowl Halftime Show

The often fantasized idea of Metallica performing at the Super Bowl halftime show has crossed the minds of every rock and football fan more times than once. It would surely be a lot more entertaining than last year's disastrous dumpster fire that was Coldplay , Bruno Mars and Beyonce . More people...
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30 Years Ago: Cliff Burton Of Metallica Dies In Tragic Bus Crash

When they were first breaking out into the rock & metal scene, Metallica would soon grow to be one of the biggest, influential bands in the world. With Kill 'Em All, Ride the Lightning and Master of Puppets under their belts, many believed that James Hetfield , Lars Ulrich , Kirk Hammet and...
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Metallica Releases New Music Video For 'Moth Into Flame'; Rocks The Global Citizen Festival In Central Park

With Metallica 's highly-awaited tenth album, Hardwired... To Self-Destruct set to be released on November 18th, fans are in for another treat. Metallica has released their second music video off of their new album for the track, "Moth Into Flame." Frontman James Hetfield notes "Moth Into Flame" as...
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Metallica Performs 'Hardwired' Live, Releases Official Album Trailer

Now that Metallica has broken its 8-year gap with their tenth studio album Hardwired... To Self-Destruct , as well as the release of its heart-pounding title track and single "Hardwired," Minnesota fans were in for an even bigger treat as they became the first audience to see them perform it live...
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Metallica Officially Announces New Album "Hardwired... To Self Destruct"; Releases 'Hardwired' Music Video

It's been a long time, but it's finally here... November 18th. Metallica has officially announced its tenth studio album titled Hardwired... To Self-Destruct . Along with the release date and album art, Metallica simultaneously released the music video for its title track "Hardwired," which can be...
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Watch The First Full Chapter Of "Metalllica: The Early Years" Documentary

With Metallica 's tenth studio album on its way, it seems like 33 years have just flown by since Kill 'Em All first hit store shelves. The upcoming mini docu-series "Metallica: The Early Years" dives back into the band's past to where James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich first met, to starting on their...
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Metallica Reveal Their Humbly Loud, Early Years In New Documentary

Before they became one of the most influential bands in the world, Metallica was no different than any other band starting up in the 1980's. In a new documentary "Metallica: The Early Years," the band reflects on their humble beginnings as a group of teenage misfits starting out in 1981 to their...
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