Kill 'Em All

‘Hit the Lights’ – Story Behind the Song
Opening with a thrashy mish-mash of distortion and ear-piercing drums, Metallica’s ‘Hit the Lights‘ is four minutes and seventeen seconds of non-stop metal. As the first track to 1983’s ‘Kill ‘Em All,’ ‘Hit the Lights’ sets the stage for…
Best ‘Kill ‘Em All’ Song – Readers Poll
Released on July 25, 1983, Metallica’s ‘Kill ‘Em All‘ was not an immediate commercial success. However, it did break new ground for the genre of thrash metal. Nearly 30 years later, ‘Kill ‘Em All’ has become a staple in metal fans’ collections …
Metallica, ‘Kill ‘Em All’ – Album Overview
They are fully engrained in mainstream music today, but in the early ‘80s Metallica were a young band helping pioneer speed/thrash metal, which back then was raw, intense and downright dangerous. Their debut album ‘Kill ‘Em All’ changed everything for many music fans. Bef…