‘No Leaf Clover’ – Ultimate Metallica Music Video
Released on Nov. 8, 1999, the music video for ‘No Leaf Clover’ follows Metallica’s performance of the song in Berkeley, Calif., during the recording of their live two-disc album ‘S&M.’
The video was directed by Wayne Isham, a familiar director by now who worked with Metallica on other music videos including ‘Enter Sandman’ and ‘Fuel.’ Isham not only directed the music video for ‘No Leaf Clover,’ but handled all filmmaking duties for the recording of ‘S&M.’
‘No Leaf Clover’ marked Metallica’s fourth No. 1 hit on the Billboard Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, and stayed on top for seven consecutive weeks. After debuting the song to fans on ‘S&M,’ Metallica would play ‘No Leaf Clover’ at future live concerts using a recorded track of the orchestra.
‘S&M’ was filmed and recorded on April 21-22, 1999, at the Berkeley Community Theatre.