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Metallica Debuts Funny Behind-The-Scenes Videos Of Brioni Photoshoot

Recently, Metallica had the honor of becoming the new face of luxury mens wear brand "Brioni." But even though they're one of the hardest-rocking bands on the planet, and Brioni is a top-shelf fashion line, it still doesn't mean they don't have a sense of humor! Under the direction of creative...
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Metallica Becomes Face For Luxury Menswear Brand

With a brand new album on its way, Metallica has also become the new face of Italian luxury menswear, "Brioni." According to Metallica's Facebook page, "We are beyond thrilled to have been invited to be the face of Italian luxury menswear powerhouse Brioni as they kick off the first creative...
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Robert Trujillo Shows Off Vocals In New Metallica Album

Metallica fans are patiently and eagerly awaiting the arrival of the band's first album in over eight years since the release of Death Magnetic in 2008. Bassist Robert Trujillo recently spoke with their fan club, the "Met Club" about his experience recording, as well as some very exciting news...
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Lars Ulrich Explains Why Metallica Waited 8 Years To Make A New Album

When speaking with Humanity Magazine , Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich mate note of the sound of their new album and how it contrasts with their 2008 album, Death Magnetic . "It definitely sounds like Metallica . It's probably a little less frenetic than the last record. The last one [producer] Rick...
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Metallica Mixing New Album; James Hetfield Featured On Heart's New Album

In the latest update for their highly-anticipated album, Metallica made the announcement today that they have begun the mixing process of their currently unnamed project. In an article posted on their website, the interviewer stated that he had "to corner Lars [ Ulrich ] and James [ Hetfield ] at...
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Metallica Performs The National Anthem At Game 4 Of Stanley Cup Finals

Before Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals between the San Jose Sharks and the Pittsburgh Penguins, Metallica 's James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett rip out a killer rendition of the National Anthem to open the game. Avid Sharks fans, Hammett and Hetfield gave permission to the team to skate to their...
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Lars Ulrich Promises New Metallica Album Will Be Completed This Summer

With their tenth studio album on its way, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich assures fans that they will be done working on the new record this summer. "We're now coming towards the end of the musical creative process and we're starting to look ahead and the process of how we're gonna share this record...
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Watch James Hatfield's Acoustic 'Motorbreath' Performance

As part of the "Acoustic-4-A-Cure" benefit concert in San Francisco, CA, James Hetfield performed an acoustic rendition of Metallica 's "Motorbreath" to help raise money to benefit the Pediatric Cancer Program at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. In addition to "Motorbreath", Hetfield also...
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Lars Ulrich Was Almost Considered Replacing James Hetfield In Metallica

Back in the early '80s there was a brief moment in time where Metallica 's drummer Lars Ulrich was considered for replacing frontman James Hetfield . In an interview with Metal Hammer , Metallica's former manager Jon "Jonny Z" Zazula explains that due to Hatfield's fluctuating confidence in himself...
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Watch Metallica's Full Record Store Day Performance

As the Record Store Day Ambassadors of 2016, Metallica performed a special show in front of the Rasputin Music Store in Berkley, CA. What made the band's setlist even more special was that they performed many of the songs from their late-80's catalogue, featuring songs from 1983's Kill 'Em All and...
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