Category Archives: Metallica

If you take into account ticket sales and album sales combined, all indications are that the biggest band in the world right now might be, Metallica. And that opinion is shared by many. The music industry trade publication, Pollstar, showed that the music giants have sold more than 22 million concert tickets since 1982, grossing more than $1.4
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It might not be too long a wait for Metallica fans to hear new music from their favourite band. Guitarist Kirk Hammett says that the next album might not take as long to complete. Hammett told Australia's Mixdown magazine that once the band's "WorldWired" tour is done (it’s currently scheduled to last until November 2019),
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For fans wondering how long more the wait will be for a new Metallica album, bassist Robert Trujillo has some hope for you. Appearing on this week's "The Music" podcast ahead of Metallica’s forthcoming Australian stadium tour, Trujillo said that the next studio album will arrive "a lot sooner than the previous two did."
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The success of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and what looks like another potential revenue-generator, “Rocket Man,” the upcoming biopic on Elton John, is certainly opening up doors and ideas for new ventures. The latest news is that a big-screen documentary about Phil Lynott is in the works, and that it will feature appearances by members of Metallica,
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Wednesday (January 16), the LA Forum came alive with sound and words, in honour of Chris Cornell. The venue was the site for “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell” which brought together artists as diverse as Metallica and Foo Fighters and Miley Cyrus and Ziggy Marley. The smorgasbord of music performers also included,
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