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Metallica Confirm Antarctica Show

24th October 2013

Heavy rockers Metallica have confirmed reports suggesting they're heading off to Antarctica for a historic gig at the bottom of the worldThe Enter Sandman band will perform near the heliport of the continent's Carlini Argentine...

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Metallica To Perform In Antarctica

23rd October 2013

Metallica are to perform in Antarctica.The 'Enter Sandman' rockers will take to the stage on the Earth's southernmost continent - which is mostly covered in ice at least 1.6km thick - at some time between...

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Metallica Planning Secret Antarctica Gig - Report

23rd October 2013

Metallica are heading to Antarctica for a very special winter concert.The heavy rockers have teamed up with Coca-Cola bosses for the top secret show, which will reportedly take place between 2 and 15 December (13)....

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Lars Ulrich Makes His Kids Rock

19th October 2013

Lars Ulrich introduced his children to rock music at a young age.The Metallica drummer is tired of his kids - Miles, 15, Layne, 12, and five-year-old Bryce - fighting over the same favourite band, but...

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Lars Ulrich Desperate For Metallica To Play Glastonbury

15th October 2013

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has urged the boss of Britain's Glastonbury festival to hire the band as headliners amid fears he'll never get to grace the stage at the iconic event.The rockers have yet to...

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Metallica's 'Surreal' 3d Movie

29th September 2013

Metallica's 3D movie is a ''surrealistic journey''.The iconic rock band are set to star in their own concert movie 'Through the Never', which will also be combined with a fictional story, and the film is...

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'Metallica Through The Never': Prepare For A 3d Rock Movie Like No Other

By Lauren James | 27th September 2013

Metallica's action music movie, Metallica Through The Never, is smashing into IMAX theaters today in the USA and is preparing to blast wannabe concert documentaries (cough-OneDirection-cough) out of the stadium with a mind-blowing mash-up of...

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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 one of the fastest bands around in the early 80s, which they think may have...

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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 Mariano Rivera.The sportsman was feted in a special presentation prior to a game against the...

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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 their friends, but sadly claim there aren't so many happy occasions among them.When asked if...

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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 battling crippling depression.The rocker started popping pills to numb the pain in his shoulders following...

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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 and try to live balanced lives when they're not on the road.The drummer tells Nylon...

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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 city's Comic-Con festivities.The group was at the convention to promote new 3D Imax film Metallica...

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

By Joe Wilde | 22nd July 2013

Metallica rocked out and geeked out at this years San Diego Comic Con International this weekend when they performed a surprise show at the California gathering, where they also aired a clip from their upcoming...

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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 the star was diagnosed with walking pneumonia.The 50 year old and his group Newsted were...

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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 Jessica Miller reportedly celebrated the impending nuptials by hosting an engagement party in Las Vegas...

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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 four members of the heavy metal band - James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and...

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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 “The World’s End” at 10AM and the upcoming Veronica Mars movie, at 11.15. For non-Marshmallows...

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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 a family man but admits playing in a loud heavy metal band is easier than...

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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 to win the title at the award ceremony in London last night (17.06.13) shouting ''we're...

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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 a fake name and played their debut album in its entirety.Fans at the Orion Music...

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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 hitmakers will take to the stage in Shanghai at the Mercedes-Benz Arena on 13 August.

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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 - who had died in a road accident - and left in 2001 after relationships between...

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

By Contributor | 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 up and comer Dane DeHaan must be reckoning, after the star of the forthcoming Amazing...

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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 New York on Tuesday (21May13).The 50 year old was performing a rendition of Whiplash at...

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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 the Never', at the Cannes film festival in France, where he revealed his ambitions to...

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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 the world performing various gigs, are looking forward to releasing a follow-up record from 2008's...

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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 Thursday (02.05.13), two years after contracting a rare skin disease, leaving his bandmates ''devastated''.Jeff -...

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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 band made warts-and-all documentary film 'Some Kind Of Monster', released in 2004, and he insists...

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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 design for a prestigious British horticultural competition.Arek Luc's garden design, inspired by the band's track...

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