Metallica released Load on June 4, 1996 and on June 5, 2003, they released St. Anger. Given the timing of these two anniversaries, we pulled out all the stops to celebrate them on the most recent edition of The Ultimate Metallica Show.

Sure, these are a couple of Metallica's most-maligned albums, but that didn't stop us from giving them the tributes they deserved. And we even heard from Lars Ulrich and James Hetfield about the records, too.

If you missed the show, you can stream it online and hear what Ulrich and Hetfield had to say right here; check out the full playlist below.

The Ultimate Metallica Show — Hour 1

The Ultimate Metallica Show — Hour 2

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