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Metallica with Volbeat at Gillette Stadium

Metallica today announced their WorldWired 2017 North American tour in support of their new album Hardwired… To Self-Destruct. The WorldWired 2017 tour is produced by Live Nation and kicks off on May 10th in Baltimore, MD at M&T Bank Stadium. The tour will crisscross its way across North...
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Avenged Sevenfold Talk Tour with Metallica, Share Video for God Damn

Avenged Sevenfold shared their official video for “God Damn” off 2016’s The Stage. Filmed in early 2017, it features fans who volunteered to help bring the video to life. According to the band, they were all about getting fans involved to bring the high energy of the song to the video. The band’s...
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Local H To Perform Select Dates On Metallica's North American Tour

Grunge duo Local H has been announced the winner of the "Hit The Stage" contest to perform a 30-minute opening set for Metallica for select dates on their "WorldWired" North American tour, hitting stadiums all over the country. Local H will appear with Metallica on the following dates: May 19 -...
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Korn Has Nothing But Praise For 12-Year-Old Bassist Tye Trujillo

Tye Trujillo may be the son of Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo , but his skills as the temporary bassist for Korn has already earned the respect of his peers at only 12-years-old! "It's good, we're having fun! He's having a great time," said Korn guitarist James 'Munky' Shaffer told NME . “His...
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Iggy Pop & Metallica's Lars Ulrich Reflect On Working With Lou Reed

During their three-day stint in Mexico City earlier this year, Metallica brought on one of the biggest forces to ever emerge in rock n' roll: the godfather of punk, Iggy Pop . The two covered a few Stooges hits onstage together, including a heavy version of "T.V. Eye" which can be viewed below...
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Kirk Hammett Comments On Metallica Possibly Working With Lady Gaga Again

Despite the technical mishap that occurred during their performance at the 59th Grammy Awards , Metallica fans seem eager to see another collaboration with pop singer Lady Gaga . Drummer Lars Ulrich told Chilean newspaper La Tercera that as much fun as it was performing with her, they probably won'...
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Metallica's James Hetfield Goes Shirtless In Celebration Of Iggy Pop's 70th Birthday

Even at the age of 70 years old, punk rock icon Iggy Pop lives like there is no tomorrow. That, and there is no age where you should be ashamed to take off your shirt. Which is why, in celebration of this milestone, James Hetfield recorded a short video message wishing Iggy a happy birthday, and of...
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Metallica's "Hardwired... To Self-Destruct" Reaches Platinum Status

Metallica 's 10th studio album Hardwired... To Self-Destruct was first released on November 18th, 2016. Five months and one million units later, it has officially reached Platinum status, what has happened to every single one of their albums thus far! According to the RIAA, Hardwired... To Self-...
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Watch Robert Trujillo's Son, Tye, Make His Debut As Korn's Bassist

Like father like son. Tye Trujillo , the twelve-year-old son of Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo made his debut as Korn 's temporary bassist in Columbia as part of the band's South American tour. Tye came to play with Korn after bassist Feldy ran into "unforseen circumstances" that prevented him...
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Kirk Hammett Defends Metallica's Lou Reed Collaboration 'Lulu'

While many Metallica fans may not be too fond of the band's Lou Reed collaboration Lulu , guitarist Kirk Hammett maintains his stance on it by calling it "one of the most important albums" he has ever participated in. Released in 2011, Lulu featured the late Velvet Underground vocalist mixing both...
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