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Metallica Added To 60th Anniversary Record Book

Metallica's December (13) gig in Antarctica has landed the heavy rockers in the new Guinness World Records 2015 book.The band made history by becoming the first group to perform concerts on all seven continents when...

John Legend, Metallica And Billy Joel's Representatives Slam Nfl's Pay-for-play Request

Representatives for John Legend, Metallica and Billy Joel have blasted National Football League bosses for reportedly asking next year's potential Super Bowl half-time performers to donate a portion of their post-show tour profits in order...

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...

Metallica: Recording Is Like Mountain Climbing

Kirk Hammett finds making an album ''like scaling a mountain''.The Metallica guitarist is ready for the group - whose last LP, 'Death Magnetic', was released in 2008 - to return to the recording studio...

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...

Metallica Poke Fun At Critics With Bear Hunt Video

Metallica poked fun at British critics who opposed singer James Hetfield's love of hunting prior to the band's headlining slot at the Glastonbury festival on Saturday (28Jun14) by posting a video, in which they dressed...

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'...

Michael Eavis: Glastonbury 2015 Headliners Are Booked

Michael Eavis has already booked next year's Glastonbury headliners.The 78-year-old festival promoter has closed deals with three big acts for next year's event, including a non-British band whose manager signed a contract while watching Metallica...

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 Invite Hundreds Of Fans Onstage At Glastonbury

Rock legends Metallica celebrated their controversial debut at Britain's iconic Glastonbury festival on Saturday night (28Jun14) by inviting hundreds of fans onstage to watch the performance up close.More than 200 mud-spattered festival-goers - many of...

Metallica: Glastonbury Offer Is 'Remarkable'

Metallica think it's ''remarkable'' they are the first heavy metal band to headline Glastonbury festival. The 'Enter Sandman' band - made up of James Hetfield, Rob Trujillo, Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett - will take...

The 1975 Stop Surprise Glastonbury Performance Due To Fight

The 1975 stopped their secret Glastonbury performance after a crowd member threw a can on stage.The indie rock band halted their set as the music festival got under way on Thursday (26.06.14) when a fight...

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...

Skrillex Wants Kasabian Collaboration

Skrillex wants to work with Kasabian.The DJ is a big fan of the Glastonbury headliners and is hoping he can join forces with the 'Fire' hitmakers for a musical collaboration in future.He told NME: ''I...

Skrillex Wants Kasabian Collaboration

Skrillex wants to work with Kasabian.The DJ is a big fan of the Glastonbury headliners and is hoping he can join forces with the 'Fire' hitmakers for a musical collaboration in future.He told NME: ''I...

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...

Glastonbury Festival Goers Told To "Prepare For Rape" By Bbc

Glastonbury Festival goers were warned to "prepare for rape" by a subtitle blunder during the weather report on BBC News at Ten. The weatherman told the audience to "prepare for rain" but the caption instead...

Glasto Organisers Say Prince Is Not Performing

Glastonbury organisers are adamant Prince ''isn't coming'' to this year's festival. The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker, who was in talks to headline the event but pulled out because of ''social media rumours'' that he would be...

Metallica Release New Song To Celebrate Glastonbury Set

Heavy rock legends Metallica have released their first new material in three years to celebrate their summer (14) festival shows.The Enter Sandman hitmakers are scheduled to headline Britain's Glastonbury Festival on Saturday night (28Jun14), marking...

Metallica Tried To Play Glastonbury For Years

Metallica have asked to play Glastonbury festival every year.The heavy metal band will make history by headlining the Pyramid Stage on Saturday night (28.06.14) and have apparently been asking to perform at the Worthy Farm...

Glastonbury Weather 2014: It's Going To Rain. Loads.

Glastonbury festivalgoers are famously robust whatever the weather, packing willies, umbrellas and waterproof ponchos to ensure their heads don’t drop should the heaven decide to open. It Could Be A Muddy Glastonbury Festival. Photo: Getty...

Prince Pulled Out Of Glasto Because Of Rumours

Prince decided not to headline Glastonbury festival after becoming upset over ''social media rumours''.The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker, who is still rumoured to be making a surprise appearance at the event later this week, was discussing...

5 Things You Can Do With Free Wifi At Glastonbury 2014

Glastonbury revellers will be able to enjoy free wifi this year thanks to a heard of special cows dotted around the festival. The EE cattle won’t be hard to spot. Artist Hank Kruger decorated them...

Prince In Talks For Surprise Glasto Set

Prince is reportedly in talks to play a surprise set at Glastonbury festival this week. The 'Raspberry Beret' hitmaker, who was rumoured to be headlining the event at Worthy Farm, was ruled out after Metallica,...

Kasabian Don't Know Much Metallica

Kasabian's Serge Pizzorno admits he doesn't know any of Metallica's music. The 'Eez-eh' hitmakers will be headlining the Glastonbury festival alongside Arcade Fire and the legendary heavy metal band next week and they think...

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...

Glastonbury Founder Michael Eavis Defends Festival Headliners Metallica

Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis has defended the decision to have Metallica headline the festival this year. There has been growing opposition regarding Metallica performing at the festival by festival-goers who don’t feel a heavy...

Metallica Will Be "Fantastic" At Glastonbury, Says Kasabian's Tom Meighan

Tom Meighan, lead singer of rock band Kasabian, has offered his two cents regarding the fuss that's been surrounding Metallica headlining at Glastonbury Festival. There has been a heated debate over whether the heavy metal...

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...

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