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Metal By Numbers 5/24: Of Seether and Soundgarden

Posted by on May 24, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   It’s always a somber affair looking at the charts after the death of a renowned musician. I’m of course speaking of the passing of Chris Cornell and the fact that Soundgarden’s Superunknown is currently at […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield shares his thoughts on Chris Cornell’s death

Posted by on May 24, 2017

Last weekend we saw Metallica pay a tribute to the late Chris Cornell after his unexpected death. We are sure certain musicians will continue paying homage to the late icon, and while Metallica was in Boston for their show on Friday (19) in Foxborough, frontman James Hetfield spoke with rock station WAAF about the loss. […]

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Watch Metallica’s special tribute to Chris Cornell

Posted by on May 22, 2017

Last Friday (19), Metallica performed at the Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, MA and during their show, they honored the late Chris Cornell not once, but twice. The first was made by frontman James Hetfield during the end of the song “The Unforgiven.” In a soft and sorrowful voice, Hetfield took the microphone and said, “We […]

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Metal By Numbers 5/17: Motionless In White make a grave debut

Posted by on May 17, 2017

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   We’re still operating on limited info for Metal By Numbers, but I do have a treat for you. A few weeks ago I mentioned having total sales numbers for the Big Four, a […]

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Hot Topic having massive metal t-shirt sale

Posted by on May 16, 2017

If you were raised in the woods of Norway or live in a major city, the thought of a Hot Topic might not appeal to you, but in suburbs and mall culture everywhere, they’re really a gateway to metal. Once a place to buy CDs, it’s also where you could pick up a metal shirt […]

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Metallica give “Now That We’re Dead” it’s late night premiere on ‘Colbert’

Posted by on May 16, 2017

Metallica have been pulling out all the stops for Hardwired… to Self Destruct. In fact, with last night’s performance of “Now That We’re Dead,” on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, they’ve played The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Colbert, a hat trick of late night TV shows. The performance is almost like a live […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield discusses farts, family, missing Cliff, and more with a 12-year-old

Posted by on May 15, 2017

Yesterday (14) Metallica performed at Metlife Stadium in NJ and we were there to see all of its glory. Elliott Fullam of Little Punk People managed to arrange the time to speak to the mighty James Hetfield before the band went on stage. During this interview Hetfield talks about feeling nervous before playing shows and […]

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Photos: Metallica brings ‘WorldWired’ to NJ’s MetLife Stadium, 5/14/17

Posted by on May 15, 2017

From the looks of it, Metallica’s WordWired tour is going to be the metal concert experience to beat this year. The enthusiasm from fans and band, the set list, and the stage show all have been extremely well-receieved, and even though we’re just three dates into it, it’s hard to see how any other stadium […]

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich freaks out Philly fans

Posted by on May 15, 2017

If you’re one of the many people that were on their way to see Metallica’s Philadelphia show at Lincoln Financial Field, it’s probably something you’d been looking forward to for years.  The second show on their WorldWired tour, their first U.S. tour in seven years, and was close to sold-out. Drummer Lars Ulrich decided to […]

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Lars Ulrich talks about who’d hypothetically replace him in Metallica

Posted by on May 11, 2017

Lars Ulrich will probably never leave Metallica. As solid as James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett are in the band, Lars is the band’s unfofficial spokesperson, a hyperactive, enthusiastic mouthpiece for them. The fact that he’s not the most technical drummer these days and can’t quite keep up with some of their older material hasn’t slowed […]

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