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The Many Faces of Metallica’s Lars Ulrich [Watch]
In this collection of photographs, we've compiled some of Ulrich's greatest facial works into one all-encompassing spectacle.
Metallica Plan to Release 27 Live Albums as Box Set
The legendary thrashers are planning the release of 27 live albums, and they'll all become available before 2014 is finished.
Dave Mustaine Wishes Metallica’s James Hetfield a Happy Birthday: ‘We Changed the World Br…
Mustaine wished Hetfield a happy birthday, adding, "We changed the world brother!"
Lars Ulrich Responds to Bruce Dickinson’s Claim That Iron Maiden Are Better Than Metallica
Is Iron Maiden better than Metallica? Bruce Dickinson certainly thinks so. Now, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has responded to Dickinson's boasting.
Metallica Cover Beatles, Deep Purple + More at MusiCares Tribute To Ozzy Osbourne
Last night (May 12), the 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert was held at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Black Sabbath legend Ozzy Osbourne and Village Studios owner / CEO Jeff Greenberg were the night's honorees, but Metallica were also an important part of the show, performing a four-so…
Metallica Unleash Epic Ronnie James Dio Medley ‘Ronnie Rising’
Metallica have their share of naysayers, but after hearing the band's new Ronnie James Dio tribute medley, 'Ronnie Rising,' we have a feeling the lips of those naysayers will be sewn shut. The nine-minute song is masterfully put together, combining the iconic tracks 'A Light in t…
Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: ‘We’re Just a Little Thrash Band From San Francisco’
Kirk Hammett may play guitar for metal's most successful band, but the Metallica shredder remains humble to this day. In a new interview with Hammett, the guitarist puts Metallica's success into perspective while claiming that the titans are "just a little thrash band from San Fra…
Metallica to Perform at 2014 Grammy Awards with Classical Pianist Lang Lang
Not planning to watch the 56th Annual Grammy Awards? You may want to reconsider, because Metallica will be performing at the show! In typical Grammy fashion, Metallica won't be simply playing a song straight-up. Instead the thrash band will collaborate with Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang.
Metallica Issue Downloads of ‘Freeze ‘Em All’ Antarctica Concert
Chances are you didn't get to see Metallica's Antarctica performance in person, but no worries, the band has you covered. Metallica's entire 'Freeze 'Em All' concert is now available for download straight from Metallica themselves. In addition, the band has posted an of…
Metallica Perform ‘Freeze ‘Em All’ Concert in Antarctica [Videos + Photos]
Metallica made history yet again by performing in Antarctica on Dec. 8. Contest winners were brought to Carlini Station to enjoy the sub-zero Metallica concert, which the band dubbed 'Freeze 'Em All.'