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Metallica Influenced Edm?

26th September 2013

Metallica hope they have influenced dance music.The 'Creeping Death' band are known for pioneering the thrash metal genre and were...

Metallica Play To Retiring Baseball Star

23rd September 2013

Heavy metal legends Metallica performed at the New York Yankees' stadium on Sunday (22Sep13) in honour of retiring baseball star...

Metallica Want To Play Weddings

18th September 2013

Metallica would love to be asked to play at weddings.The 'All Nightmare Long' band would consider performing special sets for...

Rocker Jason Newsted's Wife Helped Him Beat Addiction Issues

22nd August 2013

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted has credited his wife with helping him through his addiction to painkillers, which left him...

Lars Ulrich: 'Metallica Is A Healthy Band'

16th August 2013

Metallica star Lars Ulrich credits the group's healthy diet and lifestyle for its longevity, insisting all his bandmates eat well...

Metallica Held Secret Concert For Fans At Comic-con

22nd July 2013

Rockers Metallica delighted fans by playing a secret show in San Diego, California on Friday (19Jul13) as part of the...

Metallica Rock Comic-con With Secret Show And Airing Of New Trailer [Video]

22nd July 2013

Metallica rocked out and geeked out at this years San Diego Comic Con International this weekend when they performed a...

Jason Newsted Axes Shows After Falling Ill

22nd July 2013

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted and his solo band have been forced to cancel a handful of upcoming shows after...

Lars Ulrich Engaged - Report

11th July 2013

Metallica star Lars Ulrich is engaged to marry his model girlfriend, according to a U.S. report.The drummer and his partner...

Metallica To Descend On Comic-con

9th July 2013

Rock legends Metallica will mingle with comic book enthusiasts and fantasy fans at this year's (13) Comic-Con gathering in California.All...

Friday Is Movie Day At San Diego Comic-con

5th July 2013

The Friday program at San Diego Comic-Con is a geek’s dream come true. The day kicks off with panels for...

Metallica Tour To 'Get Out The House'

29th June 2013

Metallica's Lars Ulrich loves touring because it gets him ''out of the house''.The 'Enter Sandman' band's founder and drummer is...

Alice In Chains Pleased With 'Ugly' Golden God

18th June 2013

Alice in Chains were pleased with their ''ugly'' Icon award at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods.The grunge band were ecstatic...

Metallica Play Debut Album During Surprise Festival Set

9th June 2013

Rock legends Metallica stunned fans at a Michigan music festival on Saturday (08Jun13) when they took to the stage under...

Fascinating Fact: 3708302

7th June 2013

Heavy metal rockers Metallica are set to play their first ever gig in China this summer (13). The Enter Sandman...

Jason Newsted: 'I Saved Metallica'

3rd June 2013

Jason Newsted believes he ''saved'' Metallica. The bass player joined the 'Enter Sandman' group in 1986 to replace Cliff Burton...

Dane Dehaan Stars In Metallica 'Through The Never' Teaser [Trailer]

28th May 2013

You know you’re making it as an actor when you appear in a Metallica music video, right? That’s what the...

Jason Newsted Falls Off Stage During Gig

23rd May 2013

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted is recovering after he was knocked offstage by an overzealous fan during a gig in...

Lars Ulrich Wants To Direct A Movie

20th May 2013

Metallica's Lars Ulrich wants to direct a movie.The 'Enter Sandman' musician is promoting the band's new 3D concert film, 'Through...

Metallica Still Searching For 'Ultimate Riff'

14th May 2013

Metallica are still searching for the ''ultimate riff''.The 'Nothing Else Matters' rockers, who are currently in the midst of travelling...

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dies

3rd May 2013

Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman has died aged 49.The heavy metal rocker succumbed to liver failure in a Californian hospital on...

Lars Ulrich Comfortable On Camera

13th April 2013

Lars Ulrich doesn't mind people filming his receding hairline. The Metallica drummer has been comfortable with the camera since the...

Metallica Donate To Fan's Garden Design Project

30th March 2013

Rockers Metallica have made a green-fingered fan's dreams come true by handing out funds to help him develop his garden...

Metallica's Orion Festival Reveals 2013 Line-up, Including Red Hot Chili Peppers

25th February 2013

Metallica have revealed the line-up for their second annual Orion Music + More Festival, and as you’d expect from the...

Metallica Objected To Having Their Music Used On Prisoners In Iraq

13th February 2013

U.S. military chiefs agreed to stop using music by Metallica as part of their tough interrogation process in Iraq after...

Metallica To Rock Baseball Game

8th February 2013

Rockers Metallica are set to give the U.S. national anthem a heavy metal makeover when they kick off the first...

Dave Grohl Debuts Sound City Players

21st January 2013

Dave Grohl debuted his Sound City Players supergroup with a three-hour set at the weekend.The multi-instrumentalist performed with his all-star...

Fascinating Fact: 3460152

21st January 2013

Metallica will perform their classic self-titled debut album in its entirety at Australia's Soundwave festival.

Dane Dehaan Joins Metallica Movie

16th January 2013

Dane Dehaan will star in an unusual Metallica concert movie.'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' actor has been cast as a young...

Jason Newsted Opens Up About Painkiller Addiction

13th January 2013

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted became addicted to painkillers as he recovered from a crippling shoulder injury which threatened to...