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Metallica - Man Arrested For Urinating On Family During Concert

Now, this is pissy. As you may know, Metallica are currently touring in North America showcasing their current album, Hardwired... To Self-Destruct. It was supposed to be a fun night. However, a New Mexico man was arrested for allegedly urinating on a family at their concert last Friday night in Glendale, Arizona. Daniel Francis Daddio, of Albuquerque, is suspected of peeing on a family of three, including a ten-year-old girl, during the show, according to court records. Don't forget to use the bathroom before a concert, kids!

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Posted: 10.08.2017 by Bad English | Comments (14)


Metallica - Announce Facebook Live Event 'Now That We're Live'

Metallica's North American tour kicks off on Monday, May 10th in Baltimore in support of their album, Hardwired… To Self-Destruct. For many of their fans, it's more than just a show and the band seems to sense this excitement and has a surprise for them; on the eve of their tour's kickoff, the legendary metal outfit will stream an exclusive Facebook live feed on Tuesday, May 9th at 9:00 PM EST from the M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.

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Posted: 03.05.2017 by nikarg | Comments (5)


Korn - Recruit Metallica Bassist's Son For South American Tour

On their next South American tour, Korn's bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu won't be on stage with the band, due to "unforeseen circumstances". However, the band will be joined by a special guest. Filling in for bass duties will be Tye Trujillo, the 12-year old son of Metallica's Robert Trujillo and member of the group The Helmets. Like father, like son.

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Posted: 16.04.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (3)


Metallica - Announce European Tour Dates

Metallica have announced that their WorldWired Tour is going to hit European arenas starting this September and will last until May of 2018. It is due to kick off on September 4th in Amsterdam, following the rescheduled Copenhagen show on September 2nd. Norwegian blackened hardcore punks Kvelertak will be the supporting act for the duration of the European part of the tour. The band has made clear that no additional shows will be added in this part of the world in the immediate future.

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Posted: 17.03.2017 by nikarg | Comments (11)


Metallica - Postpone Tonight's Copenhagen Show, Hetfield On Vocal Rest

Metallica's string of shows in Denmark isn't exactly going according to plan. The band was forced to abbreviate their set on February 3rd in Copenhagen after frontman James Hetfield said he was ill and they now postpone tonight's show in Denmark because the singer has been put on vocal rest. The metallers still have two shows at the Royal Arena on the 7th and 9th of February and promise to give updates on that soon.

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Posted: 05.02.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (4)


Metallica - To Perform At Grammy Awards

Metallica are among the nominees for "Best Rock Song" with "Hardwired" at the 59th annual Grammy Awards. But the metallers will also perform at the event. The last time Metallica performed at the Grammy Awards, they played the song "One" and were joined on stage by Chinese concert pianist Lang Lang. Now they promise something special once again.

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Posted: 16.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Halestorm - Cover Metallica, Soundgarden, Whitesnake On New EP

Halestorm have just released a new EP via Atlantic, titled ReAniMate 3.0: The CoVeRs eP, where the band covers songs by Whitesnake, Sophie B. Hawkins, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Twenty One Pilots, Soundgarden, and Metallica. This is their third covers EP. Below you can listen to their covers of Metallica's "Ride The Lightning", Whitesnake's "Still Of The Night" and also Soundgarden's "Fell On Black Days".

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Posted: 08.01.2017 by BloodTears | Comments (5)


Metallica - Release Videos For All Tracks On New Album

Metallica are releasing videos for all tracks on their upcoming new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct. Since it is a double album, you will get 13 videos, leading up to the album's release tomorrow. That's a lot of videos! Well, the band has started premiering them yesterday every two hours and the last one, "Lords Of Summer" (bonus track), just premiered as well. The clips were created in several different locations around the globe.

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Posted: 17.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (19)


Metallica - Announce Special Live Performances, To Livestream London Gig

As you know, Metallica's new double album Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, is about to hit the streets (November 18th) and the band has planned a special performance to mark its release. On Friday, they celebrate it with an intimate performance at the House of Vans in London, England for Fifth Members and lucky winners of the Vans ticket contest. If you can't be there, the good news is that the band will livestream their performance at 21:00 GMT.

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Posted: 15.11.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (0)


Heavy Music Artwork - Third Issue Feat. Metallica, Opeth, In Flames, Neurosis And More

The third issue of Heavy Music Artwork will be out in January 2017. Following the second installment dedicated to Folklore, Heavy Music Artwork's third installment is called "Human" and is an introspective outlook on music and art. Among other things, it features interviews with Opeth, Devin Townsend, In Flames, Neurosis, Dark Funeral, Alter Bridge, plus artists profiles and interviews with Dave McKean, Seth Siro Anton, Orion Landau and many more.

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Posted: 09.11.2016 by hmartwork | Comments (6)


Metallica - Premiere New Track

Metallica has chosen Halloween to premiere a brand new track. Is it any good though? First of all, it's called "Atlas, Rise!" and it's also the third track the band unveils from the upcoming double album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct. You can listen to the track on the video below, where you can also watch footage of the band in the studio.

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Posted: 31.10.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (63)


Metallica - Debut New Song And Video

To build the anticipation even more for Metallica's new double record, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, today is the day to hear another brand new tune. The legendary metal group just premiered track number two from the offering, "Moth Into Flame" and a corresponding video to go with it, directed by Tom Kirk of Muse fame. To listen to the pumping song, head over here. Do you dig the new Metallica song?

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Posted: 26.09.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (44)


Metallica - Release Live Clip Of New Song

Metal icons Metallica just recently revealed their thrashy new single and new album, Hardwired...To Self-Destruct. Shortly after that, the group also debuted the new song live for the first time at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis and filmed the occasion. You can now watch that performance here and see how the brand new song works in a live setting.

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Posted: 23.08.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (13)


Metallica - Reveal New Album Details And New Song

A new Metallica song has been released! In fact, the legendary band decided to reveal all about their new album as well. After a long wait following 2008's Death Magnetic, the heavy metallers are releasing a double album titled Hardwired...To Self-Destruct everywhere on November 18th. How is Metallica sounding nowadays? Check out "Hardwired" to find out.

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Posted: 19.08.2016 by Dominus | Comments (45)


Metallica - Discuss Early Years In New Spotify Documentary Series

With the new Spotify Landmark documentary series, Landmark - Metallica: The Early Years, fans will get a chance to look back on the start of Metallica's career. Spotify's first music documentary will debut on August 18th and will feature four episodes. For now, a trailer has been released to whet your appetite. Watch it here!

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Posted: 17.08.2016 by BloodTears | Comments (5)