Category Archives: Metallica

Along with the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, the Austin City Limits Music Festival has always been admired for its eclectic and diverse acts. Organizers for the 17th annual Austin City Limits Music Festival have turned things up a notch - they will deliver one of the most exceptional lineups of this year's festival
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April 11, 1983 is a date that probably has much significance for metal fans. It was the day that Dave Mustaine was kicked out of the band that he helped found, Metallica. With the 35th anniversary of what at the time might have seemed a minor move, Mustaine, the band’s original lead guitarist, reflected and acknowledge
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Luthiers everywhere, unite! Metallica’s James Hetfield has shared a story that combines the location where his band rehearsed in their early days, and how he used the wood from the garage in that home to build a new guitar. You can hear Hetfield talk about "Carl" in the video below. The address, 3132 Carlson Boulevard
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Right from the start of their career, Metallica stood out. In a crowded hard rock/metal field, Metallica were destined to be different. In a recent interview (March 23) at the Online Marketing Rockstars (OMR) festival, drummer Lars Ulrich spoke specifically about his band's ability to set themselves apart from others. When asked what his band
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As previously reported, Metallica is set to receive Sweden’s Polar Music Prize, the musical equivalent to the Nobel Prize. The award, which recognizes international excellence in music, comes with a cash prize which the band will donate to its own All Within My Hands - an organization which aids communities in need with workforce
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