Metallica

25 Outrageous Rock N' Roll Quotes

Rock stars can be belligerent, crass, crude, angry, silly, and many times... profound. Over the ages, many of the greatest rockers that have lived and died have left behind memorable words to live by. And sometimes they can also leave a little too much information. “I’m not God but if I were God, ¾...
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34 Years Ago, Kirk Hammett Thought His Metallica Audition Was An April Fool's Joke

When Kirk Hammett first got the call from Exodus' manager Mark Whitaker asking him if he were interested in auditioning for Metallica on April 1st, 1983, he thought it was nothing more than an April Fool's prank and hung up on him. A second phone call from Whitaker proved that he wasn't kidding,...
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AC/DC's Brian Johnson Interviews Metallica, Def Leppard, Led Zeppelin Members For New TV Series

To witness Brian Johnson perform live with AC/DC is a privilege. But to see him in the same room in deep conversation with other legendary rock stars sounds too good to be true. Airing on Sky Arts in late April 2017, "Brian Johnson's Life On The Road" follows Johnson over the course of six episodes...
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That Time Metallica's Robert Trujillo Schooled Kirk Hammett On The Guitar

Everybody knows that Kirk Hammett is a masterful and technical guitarist. Look to him to dish out well-crafted guitar solos at the drop of a dime. Then we have Metallica 's bassist Robert Trujillo , a one-man powerhouse that produces thunderous bass lines using only his fingertips. No picks for...
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Sammy Hagar & James Hetfield Announce Star-Studded Lineup For 4th Annual 'Acoustic-4-A-Cure' Concert

For the fourth year in a row, Sammy Hagar 's 'Acoustic-4-A-Cure' concert has risen to be one of the top benefit shows that every music lover is aching to attend. Attracting some of the biggest names in rock n' roll, the Acoustic-4-A-Cure concert has hosted special performances by John Mayer ,...
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Jason Newsted Approves Of Metallica's New Album

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted has taken a listen to the band's 10th studio album Hardwired... To Self-Destruct and he likes what he hears, saying it has "substance." In an interview with Ultimate-Guitar.com Newsted described the Hardwired album as, "[Hardwired] is a bit different than the...
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Metallica Fans Can Preview Upcoming James Hetfield Biography

As the co-founder of one of the biggest bands in the world, James Hetfield has been playing, recording and touring with Metallica for the last thirty years. Soon fans will be able to read all about the frontman's life story in the upcoming book "So Let It Be Written: The Biography Of Metallica's...
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Eight Awesome Times Metallica Was Covered From Other Bands

Metallica have a real conucopia of musical range in their catalogue. They have their classic thrash sound that hits you hard and fast with songs like "Master of Puppets." But they also have been known to share some of their passionate and emotional side in songs like "Nothing Else Matters." One way...
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New Metallica Clothing Line Available At Urban Outfitters

Metallica has some of the most recognizeable merchandise out there. You can get them at their live shows, at online vedors, at certain rock/metal retail stores at your local mall. But now the band has partnered with retail clothing vendor Urban Outfitters with an exclusive line of Metallica merch!...
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Watch Iggy Pop Join Metallica Onstage In Mexico City For 'TV Eye' Cover

Metallica has been catching a lot of praise for some of their recent collaborations. First they joined forces with pop diva Lady Gaga at the 59th annual Grammys, and now they're teamed up with punk rock icon Iggy pop in Mexico City. “Metallica has much respect for the man coming out here to sing a...
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