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Metallica Thrill Camping Fans

More than 400 fans of heavy rockers METALLICA spent three days camping out in a rain-soaked parking lot to make sure they got the chance to meet their heroes on Saturday (19Apr08). The Enter Sandman...

Lee Denies Metallica Collaboration

EVANESCENCE singer AMY LEE has denied she is to record a collaboration with METALLICA for the heavy metal band's forthcoming album. Lee was rumoured to have teamed up with the legendary rockers to rework their...

Reading And Leeds Festivals Sell Out In Record Time

Tickets for the Reading and Leeds Festivals have sold out in record time with 200,000 being sold within 24 hours of going on sale.The tickets went on sale at 19:00 BST on March 31st and...

By on 04 April 2008

Reading And Leeds Festivals Sells Out In Record Time

Tickets for the Reading and Leeds Festivals have sold out in record time with 200,000 being sold within 24 hours of going on sale.The tickets went on sale at 19:00 BST on March 31st and...

By on 03 April 2008

Killers, Metallica And Rage To Headline Reading, Leeds

The Killers, Metallica and Rage Against the Machine have been announced as this year's headline acts for the Reading and Leeds festivals.The three groups will stagger performances across the main stages at each venue during...

By on 31 March 2008

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 Sign Up For Record Store Day

METALLICA will make a rare in-store appearance to mark America's Record Store Day in April (08). The heavy rockers will host a signing and meet-and-greet session at Rasputin Music's Mountain View store, near San Francisco,...

Arctic Monkeys Take Three Prizes At 2008 Nme Awards

Arctic Monkeys have claimed three prizes at the 2008 NME awards including the best British band prize.The Sheffield indie kids also claimed the best track award for their fan favourite Fluorescent Adolescent while the video...

By on 29 February 2008

Mock-rock Video Man Closed Down By Youtube

A Finnish man who mocked rockers SLASH, METALLICA and STEVE VAI by posting poorly dubbed re-recordings over actual footage of them online has been accused of copyright infringement. Guitarist Santeri Ojala had his YouTube.com...

Heavy Rock Designer Creates High-end Women's Clothing Line

The man behind BON JOVI, METALLICA, JUDAS PRIEST and BLACK SABBATH's 'style' is to launch a new women's clothing line. Ray Brown, who created stage outfits for Priest's Rob Halford and heavy rock guitar greats...

Metallica Star Drops House Price

METALLICA star KIRK HAMMETT has dropped the price of his San Francisco, California estate to $10 million (GBP5 million) after failing to sell it. The Georgian mansion was put on the market for $12.5 million...

Led Zeppelin Bonnaroo Rumours Quashed

LATEST: The organisers of Tennessee's Bonnaroo Festival have quashed internet rumours that reformed rock legends LED ZEPPELIN and METALLICA will headline the 2008 summer event. Reports circulated on Monday (26Dec07), prompting Led Zeppelin fans to...

Vedder And Metallica Join Neil Young Benefit Gig

Rockers EDDIE VEDDER, METALLICA and TOM WAITS have joined the all-star line-up for NEIL YOUNG's Bridge School Benefit Concert next month (Oct07). Pearl Jam's Vedder has agreed to play alongside his drummer bandmate Jack...

Hetfield Laughs Off 'Terrorist Arrest' Claims

METALLICA frontman JAMES HETFIELD has laughed off claims he was detained by airport staff in London because of his 'Osama Bin Laden-like' beard. The rocker is even more amused the media believed the story, which...

Hetfield Avoided Press At Live Earth

METALLICA frontman JAMES HETFIELD made sure he avoided the media during the band's appearance at the London leg of Live Earth in July (07), because he dislikes "talking politics". The Enter Sandman rocker agreed with...

Bbc Apologises To Metallica Fans

British TV bosses have apologised to METALLICA fans for not screening the rockers' Live Earth set in its entirety earlier this month (Jul07). BBC producers have come under fire for cutting short the band's appearance...

Metallica Star Caught Neighbour Having Sex With His Dog

METALLICA guitarist KIRK HAMMETT is still scarred by the childhood memory of his neighbour having sex with his dog. The rocker was just 11 when stumbled across his pet dog Tippy being penetrated by his...

Metallica Rocker Denies Airport 'Beard' Row

METALLICA frontman JAMES HETFIELD has laughed off reports he was temporarily detained by security officials at a British airport. It was rumoured the rocker was interrogated by officials at Luton airport ahead of Saturday's (07Jul07)...

Diana Concert Ratings Beat Live Earth

Live Earth drew a smaller TV audience than the Concert for Diana on Saturday, according to figures released today.The Al Gore-headed Live Earth series achieved viewer stats of less than a third of the total...

By on 09 July 2007

Metallica Play Live Earth Venue Two Days In A Row

Rockers METALLICA didn't have far to go after performing at LIVE EARTH London on Saturday (07Jul07) - they're playing the same venue on Sunday (08Jul07). The U.S. band are headlining their own concert at the...

Metallica Play Live Earth Venue Two Days In A Row

Rockers METALLICA didn't have far to go after performing at Live Earth London on Saturday (07Jul07) - they're playing the same venue on Sunday (08Jul07). The U.S. band are headlining their own concert at the...

Rio's Live Earth Back On

Rio de Janeiro's Live Earth concert is now back on after security concerns raised by local authorities have been eased by the concert organisers.Earlier this week the gig was cancelled after local police wanted to...

By on 06 July 2007

Metallica Rocker Questioned At British Airport

METALLICA frontman JAMES HETFIELD was temporarily detained by security officials at a British airport, according to U.K. reports. The rocker jetted into Luton airport ahead of Saturday's (07Jul07) Live Earth London gig - where his...

Slayer: 'Metallica Are Too Old'

SLAYER guitarist KERRY KING has blasted fellow rockers METALLICA - by branding them "too old for success". King reveals he lost all respect for the metal band's after watching their 2004 documentary Metallica: Some Kind...

Live Earth Gig Scrapped

Next month's Live Earth music event suffered a setback yesterday when it was announced that Turkey would no longer stage one of several concerts which are taking place across the world to raise awareness of...

By on 27 June 2007

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...

Beatles + Metallica Salute Tribute Act

The publishers behind the BEATLES' back catalogue and rockers METALLICA have given tribute 'mash-up' act BEATALLICA permission to revamp classic album SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND. The quirky group has cleverly given Beatles classics...

Wembley Hosts First Concert In Seven Years

George Michael has become the first singer to perform at the rebuilt £757 million Wembley stadium.Last night's gig was the first concert at the renowned sporting and entertainment venue since it was closed for redevelopment...

By on 10 June 2007

Metallica Score Big With Album Back Catalogue In Finland

Heavy rockers METALLICA have created history in Finland after announcing an upcoming show there and watching 10 of their albums crash back into the country's top 40. The group recently announced a July (07) concert...

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