Tag Archives: Metallica

Are these the four most legendary metal bands?

Posted by on April 23, 2019

While rock music is on the decline if you believe popular culture or big festival lineups like Coachella, metal is doing just fine. There are still millions of metal fans all around the world. If you’re reading this site, you know there are hundreds of bands responsible for that, but we’ve created a list of […]

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett is “ready to go anytime” on recording the next Metallica album

Posted by on April 15, 2019

It took Metallica eight years to release the follow-up to 2008’s Death Magnetic with 2016’s Hardwired…to Self-Destruct. This extensive gap could have been due to a number of reasons including the release of their film Through The Never, Kirk Hammett losing 250 riffs on his iphone, to collaborating with Lou Reed on 2011’s Lulu.  While bassist Rob Trujillo has already […]

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Autistic Metallica fan surprised meeting his hero, Lars Ulrich

Posted by on April 10, 2019

Bay Area legends, Metallica, have done their share of giving back as of late. Tom (who is a Metallica fanatic) has a rare condition called ‘Fragile X Syndrome.’  A YouTube series called Real Stories has published a clip following Tom getting a memorable surprise from his siblings by meeting his hero, which is none other than Metallica’s […]

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Metallica’s ‘All Within My Hands’ foundation reveals second annual Day of Service

Posted by on April 9, 2019

All Within My Hands, created by Metallica, is a foundation dedicated to help feed the hungry. Founded last year, it didn’t take long to start making a difference. In its first six months of existence the foundation donated over $750,000 to food banks across the world. Metallica also donated $10,000 in each city visited on […]

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Metallica respond to angry fans, announce second S&M2 show for fifth members

Posted by on March 26, 2019

Metallica has heard and responded to their angry fans that were beat by bots and ticket scalpers by adding a second show with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra on September 8th at the Chase Center Concert. The group has revealed they need a few days to fix and sort out what happened during the sales […]

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett provides update on new Tool album

Posted by on March 25, 2019

We’ve already heard Tool’s new album may be nearing completion, and now, according to Kirk Hammett, the group are currently working on the artwork. The Metallica guitarist recently spoke to The New Zealand Radio station, The Rock. Somehow, the conversation drifted away from bot and ticket scalpers and closer to an update on the follow-up to […]

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Watch trailer for ‘Murder in the Front Row: The San Francisco Bay Area Thrash Metal Story’

Posted by on March 20, 2019

While we enjoyed Lords Of Chaos that arrived last month and looking forward to see Motley Crüe’s biopic arriving this Friday, it looks we will see more metal films. For those who enjoyed the 1988 classic The Decline of Western Civilization Part II:The Metal Years, you will want to check out the upcoming documentary Murder […]

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Metallica fans whipped into frenzy after being beat by bots for S&M2

Posted by on March 19, 2019

Yesterday (18th), we were excited hearing about Metallica teaming up with the San Francisco Symphony for the first time in two decades for the upcoming inaugural Chase Center Concert on September 6th. While many Metallica Legacy and Fifth Member club members were ecstatic to have their chance to buy tickets a few days early, it […]

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Lars Ulrich reminisces about Metallica’s first show

Posted by on March 18, 2019

It has been 37 years since Metallica played their first show and Lars Ulrich took to Instagram to celebrate the moment in time. The first Metallica experience happened back in March 14, 1982 at Radio City in Anaheim, California. The drummer went through his personal diary for more details and posted some rare findings like […]

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Metallica and SF Symphony to team up for inaugural Chase Center concert

Posted by on March 18, 2019

Metallica fans, now is the time to either take out a bank loan or completely deplete your funds as Metallica hasn’t only announced their Australian/New Zealand tour with Slipknot, but they’ve just announced they will be joining with the San Francisco Symphony orchestra for the first time in twenty years. For many die-hard Metallica fans, […]

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