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Scott Ian: 'Metallica Almost Fired Drummer Ulrich'

Metallica came close to firing drummer Lars Ulrich 30 years ago, according to Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian.The rocker has confirmed the story many rock fans believed was just a myth in his new autobiography, I'm...

Lars Ulrich Backs U2 Over Music Giveaway

Metallica's drummer Lars Ulrich has come out in support of Irish rockers U2 following their free album giveaway, branding the stunt cool, creative and radical.Last month (Sep14), U2 teamed with technology giant Apple to install...

Lars Ulrich Inspired By U2 Album Download

Metallica's Lars Ulrich has praised U2 for giving away their album on iTunes.The drummer has come out in favour of U2's controversial decision to make their new album, 'Songs Of Innocence', an automatic and free...

Lars Ulrich Calls Oasis' The Soundtrack' To His Life

Lars Ulrich says Oasis have been the ''soundtrack'' to his life.The Metallica drummer has opened up about his love for the influential Britpop band and insisted he has been obsessed with them for the last...

Lars Ulrich Fuels Ac/dc Glastonbury Rumour

Metallica star Lars Ulrich has fuelled rumours rock veterans Ac Dc will headline Britain's iconic Glastonbury festival next year (15).The Enter Sandman hitmakers headlined at the annual event last month (Jun14) and drummer Ulrich admits...

Noel Gallagher Inspired Ulrich To Quit Cocaine

A Noel Gallagher interview inspired Metallica star Lars Ulrich to quit cocaine.The rocker, a longtime Oasis fan, began to realise his drug of choice was no longer cool when Gallagher opened up about his decision...

Metallica Promise To Return To The UK

Metallica have vowed to return to the UK ''very soon''.The heavy metal rockers closed the Sonisphere festival at Knebworth House, Hertfordshire, East England last night (06.07.14) and enjoyed that performance, and their headline slot at...

Paolo Nutini: I'm Not Interested In Metallica

Paolo Nutini has dismissed Metallica's Glastonbury set insisting the metal band just play the ''same song over and over again''.The 27-year-old musician didn't bother to go and watch the 'For Whom The Bell Tolls' rockers'...

Bradley Cooper Parties At Glastonbury

Bradley Cooper and Michael Fassbender partied until 4am at Glastonbury festival.The A-list actors stunned revellers with their hard partying on Saturday night (28.06.14) in scenes reminiscent of Bradley's hit movie, 'The Hangover'.The Oscar-nominated stars partied...

Metallica: We Won't Perform Into Our 70s

Metallica claim they won't perform into their 70s like The Rolling Stones. The heavy metal band - made up of James Hetfield, Rob Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett - are in their 50s and...

Metallica: We Won't Perform Into Our 70s

Metallica claim they won't perform into their 70s like The Rolling Stones. The heavy metal band - made up of James Hetfield, Rob Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett - are in their 50s and...

Metallica Release New Song

Metallica will release a new song today (20.06.14) ahead of their headline set at Glastonbury festival. The 'Enter Sandman' band, who will be the first heavy metal act to top the bill at Worthy Farm...

Lars Ulrich Accepts Chad Smith And Will Ferrell's Drum Battle Challenge

Metallica rocker Lars Ulrich has accepted a drum battle challenge from Red Hot Chili Peppers star Chad Smith and Will Ferrell.Last month (May14), Smith and his actor look-alike went head-to-head on The Tonight Show Starring...

Chad Smith And Will Ferrell Plotting Lars Ulrich Drum Battle

Red Hot Chili Peppers star Chad Smith and Will Ferrell have set their sights on challenging Metallica rocker Lars Ulrich in a new drum battle.Last month (May14), Smith and his actor doppelganger went head-to-head on...

Lars Ulrich: 'Glastonbury Criticism Is Ridiculous'

Metallica star Lars Ulrich has dismissed the controversy over the band's upcoming appearance at Britain's Glastonbury festival as "ridiculous".The band is set to become the first heavy metal act to headline the fabled music event...

Mogwai Laugh Off "Sh*te" Metallica, Call Lars Ulrich "Terrible" Drummer

Of course, anyone who's remotely interested in music would choose to see Scottish post-punk heroes Mogwai over Metallica at the Glastonbury Festival 2014 and the Glaswegian band have been doing their best to pull the...

Petition To Ban Metallica From Glastonbury

Animal rights activists have launched a petition to ban Metallica from headlining this year's Glastonbury festival.The 'Enter Sandman' band are set to be the first heavy metal act to top the bill at Worthy Farm...

Metallica: Glastonbury Opinion Mean People Care

Metallica think the mixed feelings from music fans about their Glastonbury headline set mean ''people still care''.The band - who will be the first heavy metal act to top the bill at the Worthy Farm...

Metallica: Glastonbury Was A 'No-brainer'

Metallica say deciding to headline Glastonbury was a ''no-brainer''.The heavy metal band have been confirmed as the third and final festival headliner, joining Kasabian and Arcade Fire on Worthy Farm's Pyramid Stage, and claim they...

Lars Ulrich Doubles Up As The Face Of Danish Beer

Metallica star Lars Ulrich has become the face of two beer companies in his native Denmark.The drummer is designing one of six new bottles as part of Carlsberg's Stand Out Collection and appears in a...

Metallica Showcase New Song

Metallica have debuted a new track which is ''representative'' of their ''creative headspace''.The group performed eight-minute long 'The Lords of Summer' at their show in Bogota, Colombia, last night (16.03.14) and drummer Lars Ulrich promised...

Lars Ulrich Illegally Downloaded Metallica Songs

Lars Ulrich has illegally downloaded his own Metallica songs to investigate how music piracy works.The band famously sued music download site Napster in 2000 over accusations the website hosted their music without permission, and after...

Lars Ulrich: 'We're One Day Closer' To New Metallica Album

Lars Ulrich says Metallica are in no hurry to finish their upcoming album. The metal band have been busy with their feature film 'Through the Never', but are now working on the follow-up to their...

Lars Ulrich Won't Let Kids Listen To One Direction

Lars Ulrich won't let his children listen to One Direction. The Metallica drummer - who is also one of the founders of the band - made his kids Miles, 15, Layne, 12, and Bryce, seven,...

Metallica And Iron Maiden To Headline Sonisphere 2014

Metallica and Iron Maiden will headline Sonisphere festival 2014.The heavy metal titans will appear at the festival in Knebworth, Southern England, between July 4 and 6 next year. The performances will be the only shows...

Lou Reed Always Worried About Health

Lou Reed always shouted about his health problems in restaurants.The 'Walk on the Wild Side' hitmaker died of liver disease aged 71 at the end of last month, but had other medical issues, including...

Metallica: 'We Are Beliebers'

Metallica rockers James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich have confessed they are huge fans of teen singer Justin Bieber, branding themselves "Beliebers".The Boyfriend hitmaker and self-professed Metallica superfan posted a cover of the group's song Fade...

Lars Ulrich Pens Lou Reed Tribute Essay

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has paid tribute to his hero and friend Lou Reed in a heartfelt letter sent to U.S. publication Entertainment Weekly.The rocker, who worked with the late singer/songwriter on his last major...

Stars Pay Tribute To Lou Reed

Stars have rushed to pay tribute to Lou Reed, who passed away yesterday (27.10.13).The former Velvet Underground star died from complications stemming from a liver transplant earlier this year, and ex-bandmates, friends and fans have...

Lars Ulrich Makes His Kids Rock

Lars Ulrich introduced his children to rock music at a young age.The Metallica drummer is tired of his kids - Miles, 15, Layne, 12, and five-year-old Bryce - fighting over the same favourite band, but...

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