Metallica

Watch Kirk Hammett's Wedding Band Supergroup Cover Black Sabbath, Billy Idol, Motörhead and More

When Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett assembled The Wedding Band, he was going to recruit some of the best musicians around. On bass was fellow Metallica bandmate, Robert Trujillo. On drums was Queens of the Stone Age drummer Joey Castillo. Also on guitar was Bad Wolves guitarist Doc Coyle, and on...
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35 Years Ago, Metallica Strikes Twice With 'Ride The Lightning'

After Metallica released Kill 'Em All July 25th, 1983, they set the bar high not only for themselves, but for their colleagues as well. With bands like Slayer , Anthrax and Exodus hot on their tails with new albums of their own, Metallica took the next step forward to stay ahead of the competition...
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Every Metallica Album As Portrayed by Spongebob Squarepants

If you think about it, Metallica and Spongebob Squarepants have a lot in common. They both have millions of fans around the world. They both have a very diverse catalogue of work. Plus, they both have had significant influence on pop culture. But for those who are not familiar with their entire...
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Metallica's First Four Album Covers To Be Released As Jigsaw Puzzles

Rock Saws, the rock puzzle division of the UK toy manufacturer Zee Productions, will be producing 500-piece jigsaw puzzles of Metallica's first for albums Kill 'Em All, Ride The Lightning, Master Of Puppets and ...And Justice For All , each measured at 390 x 380 mm. The puzzles are currently...
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Metallica Performs To Nearly One Percent of Finland's Population

Metallica is known for playing to thousands and thousands of fans at their concerts. But during their show at Hämeenlinna, Finland, their audience tallied at 55,000 people. Although those number may seem normal for Metallica, that means that nearly 1% of Finland's total population of 5.503 million...
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Metallica Praises Latin Rocker Juanes For His Cover of "Seek & Destroy"

Colombian rocker Juan Esteban Aristizábal Vásquez, aka "Juanes," recently broke out a fiery cover of Metallica's "Seek & Destroy" at Rock al Parque festival in Bogota, Colombia. Video of Cover Juanes - Seek and destroy (Metallica) Sonido HQ Rock al Parque 2019 HD Juanes' performance didn't just...
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Metallica To Release ABC Children's Book

There's good parenting, and then there's great parenting. Written by the members of Metallica and Howie Abrams (The Merciless Book of Metal Lists, Hip-Hop Alphabet), and illustrations by Michael "Kaves" McLeer, the book uses rhymes and illustrations to teach the next generation of rockers their ABC...
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Metallica and Guns N' Roses Among Forbes' Highest Paid Celebrities of 2019

Have you ever wondered what it is like to make so much money that you don't know what to do with it? Then you may want to ask some one of the 100 people on Forbes Highest-Paid Celebrities list. While many pop culture icons like Taylor Swift, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and LeBron James topped the...
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Watch Metallica Get Drenched While Performing "Master of Puppets"

During their concert in Manchester, England, Metallica withstood a torrential downpour of rain. But getting a little wet wasn't enough to deter the band, nor the fans, from enjoying a night filled with rock. The band shared a pro-shot video of themselves getting soaked while performing "Master of...
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James Hetfield

Metallica's James Hetfield Rocks Out to Slayer in the Car

The frontman gets into it while behind the wheel
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