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Metallica Project Manager Thomas Ayad Died at Le Bataclan Attack in Paris
During the Nov. 13 attacks on Paris, Metallica project manager and friend of the band, Thomas Ayad, lost his life at Le Bataclan.
Kirk Hammett Admits Metallica Once Pondered Ousting Lars Ulrich
Metallica were considering kicking drummer Lars Ulrich out of the band following the tour where bassist Cliff Burton lost his life in a bus accident.
Kirk Hammett Confirms Metallica Are Recording New Songs, Expresses Desire to Create Horror…
Kirk Hammett spoke about Metallica being able to work at their own pace and his personal interest in creating his own horror film.
Budweiser Unleashes Monstrous Metallica Beer Tanker
Make way for Budweiser's massive Metallica beer truck!
Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Weighs in on Music Streaming Debate
Although many musicians have taken issue with various music streaming sites as of late, Ulrich has a surprisingly accepting viewpoint on the subject.
Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Metallica’s Robert Trujillo Discuss Thrash Revolution + More
Here's a look into some discussion on metal, featuring two of thrash's most celebrated bassists -- Metallica's Robert Trujillo and Megadeth's David Ellefson.
Metallica Producer Says James Hetfield Was Influenced by Chris Isaak on ‘Black Album’
Two years before the Black Album was released, Chris Isaak released his signature single, "Wicked Game."
Metallica to Headline 2015 Rock in Rio Brazilian Festival
Metallica will headline Rock in Rio Brazil in 2015, and it will be the band's eighth appearance at the festival.
Metallica’s James Hetfield: You Wouldn’t Like Me if You Knew My Story + the Horrible Thing…
In this clip, Metallica's James Hetfield opens up in a way few have ever seen.
Metallica’s Robert Trujillo, Torche’s Rick Smith + More Collaborate for New Project
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo has teamed up with Torche drummer Rick Smith, among others, for a yet-to-be-named project.