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Ulrich Downloads Metallica Album

METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich has revealed that he illegally downloaded the band's latest album DEATH MAGNETIC.The revelation is something of a volte face for the rock musician, who has been one of the most vocal...

By on 10 March 2009

Metallica Cancel Stockholm Show After Singer's Illness

Rock legends Metallica were forced to disappoint 16,000 fans and cancel a concert in Sweden after frontman James Hetfield fell ill.A band statement said the lead singer had contracted a stomach bug on Sunday and...

By on 10 March 2009

Metallica And Linkin Park To Headline New Rock Festival

Rock legends Metallica are to headline a brand new touring rock festival this summer, it has been announced.Sonisphere, created by the minds behind the Monsters of Rock and Download festivals, will tour Europe through June...

By on 10 February 2009

Metallica Inducted Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

Rock legends Metallica and guitar great Jeff Beck are among the new inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The metal four-piece - who have sold more than 90 million albums - will be...

By on 15 January 2009

Ulrich Stunned The Stooges Overlooked For Hall Of Fame

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH is thrilled with the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but shocked fellow nominees, punk icons THE STOOGES were overlooked. The Enter Sandman hitmakers will be honoured...

Lord: 'Ulrich Won't Be Part Of Any Deep Purple Plans'

Former DEEP PURPLE star JON LORD has ruled out reforming the rock group's 'Mark III' line-up without drummer IAN PAICE, dashing METALLICA star LARS ULRICH's dreams of playing with his idols. In a post of...

Ulrich Offers His Services To Deep Purple

Rocker LARS ULRICH is looking to take a break from METALLICA to tour with members of supergroup DEEP PURPLE. Ulrich has offered to join David Coverdale, Glenn Hughes and Jon Lord if the trio reteams...

Ulrich Pelted With Pies

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH was pelted with custard pies during a concert in California - to celebrate his 40th birthday. The musician will reach the landmark age on 26 December (08) and the rest of...

Ulrich Selling Basquiat Painting

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH looks set to cash in on an artwork by late graffiti artist JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT - the piece is going to auction with an estimated value of $11.1 million (GBP6 million). The...

Ulrich Rejects Fan's Album Complaints

METALLICA legend LARS ULRICH has slammed fans for complaining about the sound quality of the group's latest album DEATH MAGNETIC - insisting the unpolished finish was intentional. Hoardes of rock fans have hit online music...

Ulrich Fears Drumming Drama Could End Metallica

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH fears his health will be the catalyst that eventually leads to the end of the heavy rock group - because he won't be able to perform his high-energy routine as he...

Ulrich Hails Noisy U.k. Fans

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH has hailed the band's British followers the most vocal - because they get shouting practice at soccer games. The drummer claims his U.K. fans are much louder than their American counterparts...

Ulrich: 'Downloading Lawsuit Was Never About Money'

METALLICA rocker LARS ULRICH has hit out at claims the band's lawsuit against music download site Napster was about money. The band filed a suit against Napster in 2000, after the service hosted the group's...

Metallica Admit They Are No Good At Guitar Hero

Rock band METALLICA have admitted that they are bad at playing Guitar Hero, despite the fact that one of their albums is set to released for the game According to NME magazine, the group's latest...

By on 09 September 2008

Noel Gallagher Praises Obama's Acceptance Speech

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has said that he wishes the US presidential candidate Barack Obama was British.Writing on a blog he created to document his band's current tour of America, the guitarist noted that he...

By on 02 September 2008

Gallagher Helped Ulrich Battle Drug Demons

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH has given up cocaine - thanks to OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER. The drummer decided to quit the drug after watching Gallagher successfully battle his cocaine demons in the 1990s. Ulrich says,...

Ulrich Denies Dumping Producer

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH denies "turning his back" on longtime collaborator BOB ROCK in favour of music producer RICK RUBIN. The rockers hired Rubin for their tenth studio album Death Magnetic and Ulrich insists they...

Metallica: 'Film Proved We Were Egomaniacs'

METALLICA stars LARS ULRICH and JAMES HETFIELD are pleased they starred in 2004 "rockumentary" SOME KIND OF MONSTER - because it forced them to quit arguing with each other. The rockers took part in the...

Ulrich Fears Ruining Album

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH is desperate to release the legendary band's new album - fearing they'll "f**k it up" if they tweak it too much. The Enter Sandman rockers are infamously fractious in the studio...

Metallica And Kasabian Added To London Live Earth

Metallica, Kasabian and Pussycat Dolls have been added to the line-up for London's Live Earth concert.They will be joined by Terra Naomi, completing the final roster of acts performing at Wembley Stadium on July 7th.The...

By on 20 June 2007

Metallica Star Felt Compelled To Join Live Earth Line-up

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH pushed his bandmates to take part in the upcoming Live Earth global spectacular - because he didn't want his sons to inherit an environmentally-challenged planet after his death. The green-minded rocker...

Baby Joy For Ulrich And Nielsen

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH and his girlfriend, Gladiator star CONNIE NIELSEN, are celebrating the birth of their first child together. The baby boy was born in New York earlier this week (begs21May07), but his name...

Andersen Confirms Kid Rock Romance

Danish model MAY ANDERSEN has confirmed she's dating KID ROCK, adding she thinks the former husband of her namesake, PAMELA ANDERSON, is "really sweet". Rock and Andersen were spotted together at last month's (MAR07) Rock...

Metallica Work 9-5 On New Album

METALLICA's new album is taking longer to make, because the bandmembers have had to shed their wild rocker pasts and become responsible adults. The rock legends spent almost all of 2006 writing tracks for the...

Lars Ulrich And Connie Nielsen Expecting

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH and actress CONNIE NIELSEN are expecting their first child together. The Danish-born couple have been dating for nearly two years. Nielsen's representative, JOY LIMANON, confirms the baby is due next...

Ulrich Explains 2004 Download Festival No-show

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH has spoken out about his no-show at England's Download Festival in 2004, insisting he was so shocked at finding his wife in bed with prostitutes, he was unable to perform. Ulrich...

Metallica Go Back On Their Word

LATEST: Rockers METALLICA have recruited RICK RUBIN to producer their next album - after vowing not to replace longterm collaborator BOB ROCK. Drummer LARS ULRICH recently refuted claims Rubin was being courted, insisting, "I would...

Metallica To Stick With Bob Rock

Rock veterans METALLICA have rubbished rumours they plan to sack longterm producer BOB ROCK and hire RICK RUBIN to make their new album. Drummer LARS ULRICH insists Rock with be in the driving seat...

Ulrich Slams Mustaine

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH has attacked former bandmate DAVE MUSTAINE, accusing him of using the band to promote his own group MEGADETH. Mustaine recently complained about a recent Metallica documentary he appeared in -...

Metallica Fulfill Stones Dream

Rock legends METALLICA fulfilled a lifetime ambition last week (ends18NOV05) when they performed alongside their music heroes THE ROLLING STONES. The band took to the stage in their hometown of San Francisco, California, on...

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