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Tag Archives: Metallica

‘Aquaman’ star Jason Momoa reveals he builds his characters from metal songs

Posted by on December 11, 2018

Whether you know Jason Momoa from his performance in Game of Thrones as Khal Drogo, or his earlier roles from TV series including North Shore and Stargate: Atlantis; you may have questioned where he gets his inspiration. Next Friday (21st), Momoa’s roles continue to grow as he will make it to the big screen for […]

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Metallica set to release limited edition vinyl in February

Posted by on November 27, 2018

Metallica’s All Within My Hands Organization held it’s first-ever benefit concert on November 3rd and raised 1.3 million dollars to fund ongoing efforts to fight hunger and strengthen communities through workforce education along with AWMH partners, Feeding America and the American Association of Community Colleges. Helping Hands… Live & Acoustic At The Masonic is a […]

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Media implicates Metallica in man’s murder of his family

Posted by on November 23, 2018

The mainstream media has an extended history on sensationalizing the idea linking violent acts with heavy metal music. Unfortunately, these ties have happened pretty much since the existence of the electric guitar. NME published an article on this subject over seven years ago, asking why metal bands are always being blamed for violence in America. […]

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ESP announce new James Hetfield signature guitar

Posted by on November 19, 2018

  ESP guitars has announced the new James Hetfield Signature Series guitar! The LTD Snakebyte SE Baritone is the latest collaboration between iconic guitar maker ESP, and the legendary guitarist and frontman of Metallica. This latest version is a replica of the original model currently played by Hetfield on Metallica’s WorldWired tour. ESP’s Signature Series represents […]

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Watch Metallica’s entire ‘All Within My Hands’ acoustic set

Posted by on November 19, 2018

  Metallica recently celebrated the one year mark of the All Within My Hands charity by performing a rare acoustic set earlier this month at the Masonic in San Francisco, CA. In Addition to hearing some unplugged Metallica classic’s, the legends went onto play covers of Deep Purple, Nazareth, Blue Oyster Cult and Bob Seger.  Metallica […]

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Chris Cornell tribute to feature former-bandmates, Foo Fighters, Metallica, etc.

Posted by on November 13, 2018

On January 16th, 2019, I Am The Highway: A Tribute To Chris Cornell will be held at The Forum in Los Angeles, CA. Jimmy Kimmel will host the event as members of Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave are scheduled to perform as well as Foo Fighters, Metallica, Ryan Adams and more special guests. […]

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Guns N’ Roses, KISS, Rob Zombie, Kirk Hammett, Yoshiki, etc. pay tribute to Stan Lee

Posted by on November 13, 2018

Yesterday (12th) was a sad day as the legendary writer, editor, and publisher Stan Lee passed away at the age of 95. TMZ reported an ambulance fled to his Hollywood Hills home early yesterday morning and was rushed to Cedar-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The Marvel Comics legend, known for his superhero creations including […]

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Watch Aziz Ansari cover Metallica at Goddamn Comedy Jam

Posted by on November 7, 2018

NY Comedy Festival is currently celebrating 15 years of laughter with over 100 shows running from Monday (5th) through Sunday (11th). Last night’s (6th) Goddamn Comedy Jam had more than humor and laughs as the event surprised the audience with a metal treat at the Warsaw in Brooklyn. Aziz Ansari who wasn’t on the scheduled […]

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Metallica closes 30 years of ‘Justice’ video series with 2014 ‘Heavy Montreal’ performance clip of title track

Posted by on November 5, 2018

After a few months of celebrating 30 years of Metallica’s 1988’s …And Justice For All, it looks like their commemoration is coming to a close. We’ve seen quite the assortment of videos and audio clippings as we previously mentioned these legends shared works ranging from different eras of their career such as 2014, 1988 x2, 2011, 1989, 2004, 1999, 1996, 1992, 1991, 1989.  However, they saved the […]

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Metallica mourns death of Dave Pickerell, distiller behind band’s ‘Blackened’ Whiskey

Posted by on November 2, 2018

Master distiller Dave Pickerell has passed away yesterday (1st) in San Francisco. Whiskycast reports the 70-year-old was scheduled to be part of tonight’s WhiskyFest, which happened to be at the same location as his next distillery project. Pickerell had been touring with Metallica to promote their Blackened American Whiskey and the next stop for their […]

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