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Glastonbury Festival 2014

Metallica and James Hetfield - Glastonbury Festival 2014 - Performances - Day 3 - Metallica - Glastonbury, United Kingdom - Saturday 28th June 2014

Metallica and Kirk Hammett
Metallica and Kirk Hammett
Metallica and James Hetfield
Metallica and Kirk Hammett
Metallica and James Hetfield

Glastonbury Festival 2014 - Performances - Day 3

James Hetfield - Glastonbury Festival 2014 - Performances - Day 3 - Metallica - Glastonbury, United Kingdom - Friday 27th June 2014

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Sonisphere Festival - Performances

Metallica and James Hetfield - Sonisphere Festival held at Hietaniemi beach - Performances - Helsinki, Finland - Wednesday 28th May 2014

Metallica and Robert Trujillo
Metallica and James Hetfield
Metallica and Robert Trujillo
Metallica and James Hetfield
Metallica and Robert Trujillo

2014 MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert - Arrivals

James Hetfield - 2014 MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 12th May 2014

James Hetfield and Robert Trujillo
James Hetfield, Robert Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield, Robert Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett
James Hetfield, Robert Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett
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2014 Pre-Grammy Gala & Grammy Salute to Industry Icons - Clive Davis

Francesca Hetfield and James Hetfield - 2014 Pre-Grammy Gala & Grammy Salute to Industry Icons - Clive Davis at The Beverly Hilton Hotel - Beverly Hills, California, United States - Sunday 26th January 2014

James Hetfield and Francesca Hetfield

Metallica Through The Never - Teaser Trailer


Trip is a young and inexperienced roadie who is charged with the important mission of finding a damaged delivery vehicle and retrieving a valuable item that was on its way to sold-out Metallica concert. However, distracted as he is by the apparent complication of the task ahead, Trip's tour bus is crashed into side-on by a speeding car. Miraculously, he manages to escape with barely more than a scratch though only to find himself amidst a brutal looking battle between a sea of riot police and an army of masked, weapon wielding anarchists. Vehicles have been set alight and a murderous horseman is on the loose in this dystopic street scene as Metallica blare out their loudest, most aggressive hits on stage.

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CMT Awards 2012 - Results Are Top Secret For First Time Ever


Rascal Flatts Hayden Panettiere Jason Aldean Lady Antebellum Kenny Chesney Sheryl Crow Morgan Freeman Sammy Hagar Metallica James Hetfield Kid Rock Miranda Lambert Mike Fisher The CMT Awards

The 2012 CMT Country Music Awards took place on Monday (December 3, 2012) in Nashville but this year, the winners will be kept top secret until Saturday December 8, when the star-studded show will be broadcast at 10pm on CMT. The 90 minute special will be hosted by Rascal Flatts and Hayden Panettiere and will feature performances from some of country music’s biggest stars, as well as appearances from a number of A-list sports and entertainment stars.

Amongst those treading the boards for the illustrious awards show were Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum, Kenny Chesney and Sheryl Crow and also making an appearance on the night were the Academy Award winning actor Morgan Freeman, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Sammy Hagar, Metallica’s James Hetfield, the shock-rocker Kid Rock and Miranda Lambert. From the world of sport, the Atlanta Braves’ Chipper Jones put in an appearance, as did the Nashville Predators’ Mike Fisher.

This is the first year that CMT have kept the lid on the list of honorees. As a result, country music fans will have to wait until the weekend if they want a slice of the action, when the 90-minute special is aired. According to CMT’s press release, the show will be “the most exclusive gathering of country music superstars of the year and celebrates the class of 2012 with an incredible evening of wall-to-wall performances and special appearances from others in entertainment.”

Mission to Lars Review


Excellent
Not only is this documentary warm-hearted and thoroughly entertaining, but it has a lot to teach us about how families can rise to the challenge of mental disability. As if that weren't enough, all of the film's profits are going to charity.

Tom Spicer has Fragile X syndrome, a form of autism that reveals itself in social anxiety and the need for order and predictability. He repeatedly tells his big sister Kate, a journalist, and his little brother Will, a filmmaker, that he wants to meet Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich. So they decide to make it happen. This is a huge challenge for the Kate and Will, who have never properly bonded with their brother. But the three fly from Britain to Los Angeles, then drive a motorhome to Las Vegas and Sacramento, following Metallica's concert tour. They also visit Yosemite and Fragile X expert Hagerman along the way.

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Metallica: Some Kind of Monster Review


Excellent
Metallica's St. Anger - the legendary metal band's first album of new material since the touchy-feely twin horrors Load (1996) and Re-Load (1997) - is a dense, sonically messy one-note return to their speed metal roots. Metallica: Some Kind of Monster, Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky's documentary about the trials and tribulations surrounding the making of that comeback album, however, is a full-blown opera of metallic drama, passion, and misery. Filled with the torment and rage that fuels the band's finest work, it's a piercing vision of an iconic band teetering on the brink of collapse, and a fascinating portrait of the creative process as explosive, potentially destructive, and, ultimately, cathartic.

Berlinger and Sinofsky's film began as a simple record label-financed project to help promote the band's new record, yet soon morphed into a marathon three-year venture as the group - reeling from the departure of its long-time bassist Jason Newsted, and with the remaining members struggling to cope with newfound adult responsibilities and long-held bad habits - began to fray at the edges. Forced to attend group sessions with therapist-to-the-stars Phil Towle after Newsted's sudden exit, the band's remaining three members seem thoroughly fed up with each other - diminutive drummer and band spokesperson Lars Ulrich refuses to see eye to eye with singer (and struggling alcoholic) James Hetfield, who exasperatedly rolls his eyes at Towle's "Metallica Mission Statement" and ignores guitarist Kirk Hammett's pleas to make nice with Ulrich. A dysfunctional family with Ulrich as the band's de facto mommy, Hetfield as the controlling, liquored-up daddy, and Hammett as the timid child trying to stop the fighting, the group seems ready to explode. Then, with inter-band relationships at their most strained, Hetfield unexpectedly leaves for rehab, bringing an abrupt halt to sessions for the new album and awkwardly placing his band members' professional lives on indefinite hold.

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