Tag Archives: Metallica

Metallica and San Francisco Symphony made history at the Chase Center with S&M2 concert

Posted by on September 11, 2019

Metallica’s first concert with the San Francisco Orchestra ran for two nights on April 21st and 22nd, 1999 at the Berkeley Community Theatre. During this historical performance that took place twenty years ago, these legends performed twenty Metallica tracks including the world premiere of “No Leaf Clover” and “-Human.” Other songs consisted of two tracks […]

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Watch Metallica perform ‘The Outlaw Torn’ live for the first time since 2011

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Metallica have premiered pro video of their live performance of  “The Outlaw Torn.” The band performed this song for the first time in eight years on August 25th at Palastzelt Maimarktgelände in Mannheim, Germany. As expected, the clip has officially been released and we can only guess these giants are dusting off some old tracks in […]

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Watch Metallica perform “The Call of Ktulu” in Germany

Posted by on August 29, 2019

Metallica wrapped up their European WorldWired tour with Ghost and Bokassa on Sunday (25th) at the Palastzelt Maimarktgelände in Mannheim, Germany. During that show, the group surprised the crowd by performing “The Outlaw Torn” for the first time since 2011. While we wait to hopefully see a pro-video performance video of this song, the band […]

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Ghost’s Tobias Forge weighs in on Metallica’s ticket scam

Posted by on August 26, 2019

Ghost mastermind Tobias Forge recently appeared on Loudwire Nights as he was asked to share his thoughts on Metallica’s alleged ticket scam. Billboard issued an extensive report this past July which has sparked a conspiracy on how the band were apparently engaged in the ticket resale market. This allegation is based off of an audio […]

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Listen to new Beyoncé, Rammstein & Metallica mashup “Beyoncé’s Heil (Rammstein In Love)”

Posted by on August 22, 2019

DJ Cummerbund has returned with a new mashup. It wasn’t too long ago when he responded to the recent Tool and Justin Bieber beef by mashing up their music together. Now, the DJ thought Queen Bey, as in Beyoncé, felt “the need to get heavy.” Therefore he mixed a few songs together including Rammstein’s “Waidmanns […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield donates custom cars to Museum

Posted by on August 20, 2019

Metallica’s James Hetfield has donated his collection of ten custom cars to the Petersen Automotive Museum. Hagerty reports, the announcement was made during the museum’s annual press conference at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Hetfield was also named as a founding member of the museum, which is an honor reserved for its most generous donors. […]

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Editorial: Tom G Warrior is right. Metallica’s covers are just not good

Posted by on August 16, 2019

In a very recent interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Celtic Frost and Hellhammer frontman, Tom G. Warrior (who we interviewed this past Spring) engages in sharp criticism of Metallica with statements like: “Metallica have long lost the ability to play true metal in my opinion. Maybe I should go onstage and do a really miserable version […]

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Metallica announce six South American shows in 2020 w/ Greta Van Fleet

Posted by on August 14, 2019

While bassist Robert Trujillo has once said Metallica’s follow-up to 2016’s Hardwired…to Self-Destruct will arrive a lot sooner than their previous two albums, it doesn’t look like the band are stopping anytime soon from their WorldWired tour. With that being said, these giants have announced six headlining South American shows and their special guests will […]

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Metallica’s James Hetfield explains why ‘Justice’ album has no bass

Posted by on August 12, 2019

Last year, Metallica celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of their fourth studio effort, 1988’s …And Justice For All by reissuing the classic record as a special box set edition. While this remastered version didn’t come with a remix, fans still want to know what really happened to the bass on the original mix. Producer Flemming Rasmussen […]

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Metallica grossed over $70 million from 13 shows on summer 2019 tour

Posted by on August 8, 2019

Last month, Metallica were ranked in the top 100 highest-paid celebrities for 2019 and now these giants have grossed more than $70 million from thirteen stops of their European summer 2019 WorldWired tour. According to Billboard’s Boxscore, the highest earning was at Slane Castle in Slane, Ireland with $8,194,075 and the lowest ranking on the […]

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