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Kirk Hammett Admits Metallica Once Pondered Ousting Lars Ulrich

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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.

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Kirk Hammett: New Metallica Album Most Likely in 2016, At Worst Early 2017

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Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

According to Kirk Hammett, it is likely a new Metallica album will arrive next year, but he doesn't guarantee it, offering early 2017 as a possibility, as well.

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Metallica to Play ‘The Night Before’ Super Bowl 50 Concert With Cage the Elephant

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The Bay Area heroes will rock San Francisco's AT&T Park for 'The Night Before' Super Bowl 50 concert with special guests Cage the Elephant.

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Metallica Share Video of James Hetfield Recording New Album

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Metallica.com

After James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett recently confirmed that Metallica are working on their first new studio album since 2008's 'Death Magnetic,' the band has now posted footage of Hetfield recording in the studio.

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Metallica Overhaul Website, Make Fan Club Free and Reveal Deluxe Vinyl Releases

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Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

There's a lot going on with Metallica this week! The band just redid their website, are now offering free fan club membership and just announced a 16-LP set.

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Kirk Hammett: New Metallica Music Along the Lines of ‘Death Magnetic’

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Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com

The Metallica guitarist offers an update on the sound of the band's next album and gives insight into the album creation process.

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Kirk Hammett Confirms Metallica Are Recording New Songs, Expresses Desire to Create Horror Film

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Kirk Hammett spoke about Metallica being able to work at their own pace and his personal interest in creating his own horror film.

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Robert Trujillo’s ‘Jaco’ Documentary Soundtrack Revealed

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Check out the track listing for 'Jaco: Original Soundtrack.' The film 'Jaco' was produced by Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo and details the short but influential career of the legendary Jaco Pastorius.

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James Hetfield: Metallica Are ‘Recording an Album’ Right Now

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During an interview about his guitars, Metallica's James Hetfield reveals that the band is 'recording right now.'

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Metallica Guitarist Kirk Hammett’s Company To Release ‘Ghoul Screamer’ Guitar Pedal

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Kirk Hammett's company KHDK Electronics is the Ghoul Screamer guitar pedal, which will be available beginning Oct. 31.

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