Eight years passed between the release of the last two Metallica studio albums: 2008’s Death Magnetic and 2016’s Hardwired...to Self-Destruct. Fortunately, the next album from the metal icons won’t see a similar stretch of time pass.
New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera has been tied to Metallica’s “Enter Sandman” for years because it was his entrance music from the bullpen. It turns out, however, that the unanimously-elected member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame doesn’t care for Metallica’s music at all.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers made headlines with a recent concert announcement at an unconventional venue. Of course, this isn’t the first time in rock history that bands have performed at unlikely concert venues.
As rumors of a 2019 Van Halen reunion swirl, lead vocalist David Lee Roth teased in a recent told Vulture interview that VH could be playing live next summer. Roth also told Vulture that he's contacted the camps of Foo Fighters, Metallica, Guns n' Roses and country artists Jason Alden, Eric Church and Chris Stapleton…
If you’re still on the fence on whether to pre-order Metallica’s acoustic album Helping Hands...Live & Acoustic at The Masonic, you’ll want to check out the latest preview of “The Four Horsemen” from the set.
Today (December 26) is Lars Ulrich’s birthday, and since we’re coming off the announcement of the 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction class, we thought we’d look back to 2009 when Metallica was inducted.