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Fascinating Fact 9986

16th September 2010

Rockers METALLICA have rewarded 300 student volunteers and emergency workers who helped in the clean-up efforts after an earthquake struck New Zealand's South Island on 4 September (10) - they've handed out tickets to the...

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Metallica To Rock On Despite Earthquakes

6th September 2010

Rockers METALLICA are refusing to let New Zealand's recent earthquakes stop them from performing for fans there.Devotees feared three big quakes over the past five days, including a 7.1-magnitude one that hit the country's South...

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Metallica Reward New Zealand Campaigner

27th July 2010

Heavy rockers METALLICA have rewarded a fan who campaigned to bring the band's tour to New Zealand by giving him free tickets to one of their upcoming shows in the country.Jamie Woods organised a petition...

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Fascinating Fact 9711

25th July 2010


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Ulrich: 'We Were Stupid To Make Some Kind Of Monster'

16th July 2010

METALLICA regret airing their problems in 2004 movie SOME KIND OF MONSTER, insisting they were "stupid" to go public with therapy sessions and band disputes.Drummer Lars Ulrich admits the documentary has become the bane of...

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Ulrich Delighted With Movie Debut

7th July 2010

METALLICA star LARS ULRICH jumped at the chance to make his acting debut in new movie GET HIM TO THE GREEK - because he relished the challenge of relinquishing "control" on the movie set.The Danish...

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Kerrang! Awards Nominations Revealed

23rd June 2010

Rock bands Paramore and 30 Seconds To Mars are nominated for four prizes each at this year's Relentless Energy Drink Kerrang! Awards.The two nominees - who are voted for by the public - are to...

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Fascinating Fact 9503

18th June 2010

More than 81,000 rock fans attended the first BIG FOUR concert in Warsaw, Poland on Wednesday night (16Jun10), making it one of the biggest music events ever staged in the city. METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and...

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Ozzy Osbourne's Hunt For New Talent

14th June 2010

Ozzy Osbourne feels obligated to help new talent.The veteran rocker will choose an unsigned act to support him at his iTunes festival concert at London's Roundhouse next month after music expert Gill Mills - who...

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'Cool Girl' Bradley Cooper

1st June 2010

Bradley Cooper used to get mistaken for a girl.The 'A-Team' actor - who is currently dating Renee Zellweger - insists he never used to receive much female attention when he was younger because of his...

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The Things They Say 16683

27th May 2010

"I don't need drink or drugs. That's straight-edge life. Obviously I'm not straight edge - a true, hardcore straight-edge has never had any of it in his or her whole life. But I'm a reborn...

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Historic Big Four Spectacular To Beam Into Cinemas

24th May 2010

METALLICA's historic festival hook-up with the rest of the 'Big Four' metal acts, ANTHRAX, MEGADETH and SLAYER, is to be beamed onto cinema screens around the world.The four groups will perform on the same bill...

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Metallica Remember Dio At Portugal Show

20th May 2010

Rockers METALLICA paid tribute to late heavy metal legend RONNIE JAMES DIO during a concert in Lisbon, Portugal on Tuesday (18May10) by playing one of his classic BLACK SABBATH songs.The stage at the Pavilhao Atlantico...

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Ronnie James Dio Dies

17th May 2010

Heavy metal legend Ronnie James Dio has died.The musician - who replaced Ozzy Osbourne as the frontman of Black Sabbath in 1979 - passed away yesterday (16.05.10) at the age of 67 at a hospital...

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Ulrich Pens Moving Tribute To Dio

17th May 2010

METALLICA drummer LARS ULRICH has penned a moving tribute to RONNIE JAMES DIO, while rock stars including SLASH and OZZY OSBOURNE have also honoured the rocker, who died on Sunday (16May10).The heavy metal legend lost...

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Horses Quarantined At Metallica Concert Site

13th May 2010

Croatian rock promoters have assured METALLICA fans the band's upcoming Zagreb show will go on despite an outbreak of leptospirosis at the horse farm site.Almost 60 horses have been quarantined following the discovery of the...

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Fascinating Fact 9289

13th May 2010

A portion of the sales from every copy of METALLICA star JAMES HETFIELD's upcoming unauthorised biography, The Wolf At Metallica's Door, will be donated to charity Cancer Research - to honour the rocker's parents, who...

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Metallica's Master Of Puppets Named Top Heavy Metal Album

29th April 2010

METALLICA's MASTER OF PUPPETS has topped a new list of heavy metal albums.The group's 1986 release beat Iron Maiden's Number of the Beast and Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses on the joint

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Hetfield Robbed In Russia?

27th April 2010

METALLICA star JAMES HETFIELD fears his signature was forged in a Russian restaurant scam after realising he'd been charged double for a band meal in Moscow over the weekend.The heavy rocker and his bandmates were...

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Hammett Facing Tour Bus Fear In Volcano Chaos

21st April 2010

METALLICA guitarist KIRK HAMMETT has been forced to face his fear of tour buses in the aftermath of Iceland's volcanic eruption - the band is back on the road 23 years after their bassist was...

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Metallica Drummer's Sock Demands

21st April 2010

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich doesn't even put his own socks on. The US heavy metal drummer is so demanding, he even likes to have a member of road crew put his socks on for him,...

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Shows Will Go On For Metallica Despite Volcano Chaos

20th April 2010

METALLICA aren't letting a little volcanic ash wreck their European tour - they've taken to the continent's roads and railways to get to their Lithuanian and Russian shows this week (beg19Apr10).Last week's (14Apr10) eruption of...

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Lemmy Blasts The Boss

13th April 2010

Motorhead frontman Lemmy reckons Bruce Springsteen is a "poncer".The outspoken bass player and singer doesn't consider Bruce - known as The Boss - to be a true rock 'n' roll frontman and thinks he doesn't...

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Metallica Rock Golden Gods

9th April 2010

Heavy rockers METALLICA and MOTORHEAD's LEMMY were among the big winners at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards in Los Angeles on Thursday night (08Apr10).The Enter Sandman hitmakers were lauded with the Best Live Band honour,...

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Metallica & Black Sabbath Team Up For Record Store Day

1st April 2010

METALLICA and BLACK SABBATH have teamed up to give April's (10) Record Store Day a big boost.The heavy rock supergroups will feature on a limited edition double-A-side, which will be released to coincide with the...

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Slash Too Shy To Approach Singers

22nd March 2010

Slash was scared to call up stars and ask them to guest on his solo record. The former Guns 'N' Roses guitarist is set to release his debut solo album - which features a range...

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Metallica Plot Landmark Tour

18th March 2010

Metallica are plotting a new tour to rival Pink Floyd's 'The Wall'. The 'Enter Sandman' rockers are set to play 10 huge shows with a musical undertaking said to be huge enough to rival the...

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Metallica Step Up Security To Thwart Caracas Riot

13th March 2010

Heavy rockers METALLICA have boosted security at their upcoming Caracas show in Venezuela in an effort to make sure there isn't a repeat of riots that soured recent shows in Chile and Colombia.The band was...

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Fans Arrested In Metallica Concert Riot

12th March 2010

Police in Bogata, Colombia failed to prevent riots at a METALLICA concert on Wednesday night (10Mar10) - more than 100 fans were arrested after violence erupted outside the venue.Members of the nation's military were drafted...

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Bogata Police Ready For Metallica Mayhem

10th March 2010

Police in Bogata, Colombia are going to extreme measures to prevent a repeat of the trouble which marred METALLICA's concert in Chile in January (10) - more than 1,500 officials will patrol the streets around...

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