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Metallica Launch Iphone Application

Heavy rockers METALLICA have launched a new iPhone application to allow fans to listen to its live show recordings on the move.The band has teamed up with Apple to allow subscribers to its website, which...

Hetfield Thinks Big Four Concert Tour Would Be Great

METALLICA} star JAMES HETFIELD has added weight to a proposed world tour with Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth by insisting the 'Big Four' show is a good idea.Bandmates Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo have already dismissed...

Metallica Shows Raise $20,000 For Charity

Heavy rockers METALLICA have donated $20,000 (£13,666) to a local charity in Canada.The group played two sold-out shows in Montreal, Quebec at the weekend (19-20Sep09) and gave the box office takings - totalling 21,462 Canadian...

Metallica Raise Funds With First Ever Hometown Gig

Heavy rockers METALLICA have raised $200,000 (£133,333) to help their local community in California, by playing their first ever hometown concert.The group played a sold-out show at the Marin Veterans Memorial Auditorium in San Rafael...

Trujillo Casts Doubt Over Heavy Rock Supertour

METALLICA bassist ROBERT TRUJILLO has cast doubt on plans for a heavy rock supertour with MEGADETH, SLAYER and ANTHRAX - insisting the rockers will never agree on who gets to headline the shows.Slayer guitarist Kerry...

Lemmy Rocks Out With Metallica In Nashville

Rock icon LEMMY KILMISTER made a shock appearance at a METALLICA concert in the U.S. on Monday night (14Sep09) when he joined the band onstage.The Motorhead frontman appeared during Metallica's encore at Nashville, Tennessee's Sommet...

Ulrich Planning Heavy Rock Mega-tour

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH is secretly plotting a heavy rock supertour, which will include his band, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX.Slayer guitarist Kerry King has let it slip that negotiations have started during an interview with...

Mustaine Blasts Ulrich Over Hall Of Fame Snub

DAVE MUSTAINE has blasted his former METALLICA bandmate LARS ULRICH for leaving him out of the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.Mustaine wasn't among the Metallica members, past and present, in...

Metallica Moviemaker Shoots Rainforest Horror Documentary With Styler

The director behind METALLICA's gripping movie SOME KIND OF MONSTER has teamed up with STING's wife TRUDIE STYLER to shoot a new documentary about the destruction of the rainforest.The film, Crude, chronicles an eye-opening trip...

Stars To Compete For Tattoo Prize

GREEN DAY, METALLICA and LINKIN PARK lead the list of tattooed rockers up for the Best Band/Artist honour at the first Inked True Colors Awards.The rockers will compete for the top prize at the event,...

Slipknot's Double Win

Slipknot won double at the Kerrang! awards last night (03.02.09).Lead singer Corey Taylor - who was also co-host of the event - picked up the awards for Best Live Band and Best International Band, on...

Slipknot & Metallica Honoured By Kerrang!

SLIPKNOT and METALLICA have been honoured with the top prizes at the 2009 Kerrang! Awards in London.Slipknot walked away with Best Live Act and Best International Band at Monday's (03Aug09) prizegiving, which frontman Corey Taylor...

Slipknot & Metallica Honoured By Kerrang!

SLIPKNOT and METALLICA have been honoured with the top prizes at the 2009 Kerrang! Awards in London.Slipknot walked away with Best Live Act and Best International Band at Monday's (03Aug09) prizegiving, which frontman Corey Taylor...

Metallica's Moody Music

James Hetfield loves being in a bad mood because it improves his songwriting.The Metallica frontman says he pens his best tracks when he is either feeling miserable and angry, or incredibly happy and waits to...

Rock Legends Line Up For Hall Of Fame Anniversary

Music legends BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, U2, SIMON & GARFUNKEL, ARETHA FRANKLIN, CROSBY, STILLS & NASH, STEVIE WONDER, METALLICA and ERIC CLAPTON will unite on stage this autumn to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Rock and...

Ulrich 'Proud' To Crush Napster

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH is "proud" he helped to destroy internet file-sharing website NAPSTER - but insists he doesn't revel in "glory".The Enter Sandman hitmakers made headlines around the world in 2000 when they prompted...

Ulrich Hunts Missing Pendant

METALLICA rocker LARS ULRICH is begging fans to help him find a pendant he lost during the band's tour of Spain.The drummer claims he lost the jewellery while jogging before the band's gig in Madrid...

Cliff Burton Biography To Hit Stores

Late METALLICA rocker CLIFF BURTON's life is to be immortalised in a new biography.The guitarist was killed when the band's tourbus crashed in Sweden back in 1986. His surviving bandmates honoured him this year (09)...

Ulrich & Hetfield Plan Hometown Concert For Museum

METALLICA bandmates LARS ULRICH and JAMES HETFIELD are to rock their adopted Marin, California for the first time in a bid to raise funds for a planned museum exhibit.The two musicians have stepped in to...

Sonisphere Is Heaven & Hell's Only UK Festival Show

Metal supergroup Heaven & Hell will make their only UK festival appearance of the year at Sonisphere, it has been confirmed.The lineup for the Knebworth event already includes Metallica and Linking Park and now rock...

By on 20 May 2009

Black Eyed Peas Top Singles Chart

The Black Eyed Peas have topped the UK singles chart this week.The group's latest release Boom Boom Pow topped the chart on its first week of release and follows the success in the US where...

By on 17 May 2009

Hetfield Proves 'Poison' Restaurant Is Safe

METALLICA rocker JAMES HETFIELD has nerves of steel - he has revisited a restaurant blamed for his bout of food poisoning in March (08). The Enter Sandman hitmakers were forced to cancel a show in Stockholm,...

Ulrich: 'Norwegian Death Metal Music Is Much Better For Torture'

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH has urged the military minds who use his group's music as a torture device to check out Norwegian death metal. He insists the dark music of Scandinavian rockers is far more likely...

Ulrich Wins Kids Over As Guitar Hero

Rock legend LARS ULRICH has finally earned his kids' respect - after appearing as a video game star in METALLICA's Guitar Hero. The drummer has won nine Grammy Awards and repeatedly hit the top of the...

Metallica To Open St. Petersburg's New Sports Arena Next Year

New Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members METALLICA are to open St. Petersburg's much-publicised new city stadium in 2010 as part of a whistle-stop Russian tour. The heavy rockers are among the biggest draws ever...

Metallica Rockers Were Offered Fans' Girlfriends

Rock icons METALLICA were inundated with offers of sex from groupies during their heyday - with male fans even offering up their own girlfriends to bandmembers. Drummer Lars Ulrich admits he and his bandmates were so...

Cop's Plea Deal Over Metallica Gig Assault

A Massachusetts cop who urinated over fans at a METALLICA concert has pleaded guilty to a series of charges in connection with the incident. Joseph Houston was accused of exposing his privates and harassing a family...

Late Stars Remembered At Hall Of Fame Induction

METALLICA, RUN-DMC, JEFF BECK and BOBBY WOMACK entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday (03Apr09) at an emotional ceremony in Cleveland, Ohio. Red Hot Chili Peppers rocker Flea inducted headliners Metallica; who were...

Trujillo To Play With Metallica At Hall Of Fame Ceremony

METALLICA will be a two-bass beast when the rockers perform after their Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction on Saturday (04Apr09) - ROBERT TRUJILLO has decided to join the man he replaced onstage. Former bandmember...

Trujillo To Sit Out Of Metallica Hall Of Fame Performance

METALLICA bass player ROBERT TRUJILLO has opted not to perform with his bandmates at their Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Ohio on Saturday (04Apr09) - because he wants to witness a...

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