Cliff Burton and The Netherlands Metallica gigs of 1984

Cliff Burton died on 27 September 1986, aged 24. Fusewire.nl. Marko van Haren has shared his memories of Metallica's two performances of 1984 in The Netherlands. @metallica Photo: Marko van Haren/Fusewire.nl

Metallica to host The Helping Hands concert and auction

Metallica will host The Helping Hands concert and auction on 16 December 2022 at The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The previous show was live-streamed on 14 November 2020 and raised more than $1.8 million.

Hellfest 2022 / Metallica close a truly legendary festival in rock and Metal history

Sunday morning begins at Hellfest 2022 with a sense of anticipation in the air and long lines at merch stands for Metallica EU '22 tour shirts.Photo: @aggieanthimidou @metallica @kahmel_farahani @hellfestopenair #hellfest

James Hetfield / New Metallica book suggests there is no better lyricist in Metal

William Irwin - Meaning of Metallica: Ride the Lyrics (ECW Press) - Release Date: 19 April 2022"For my money, there is no better lyricist in Metal… and frankly, I think he stands well in comparison to lyricists of any popular genre.." @metallica @metallicastpod

Metallica Foundation supporting Ukraine through World Central Kitchen

Through their All Within My Hands Foundation, Metallica wants you to help them support World Central Kitchen's work aiding in the humanitarian crisis in Eastern Europe.Exclusive march available online, all proceeds going to the campaign.

Watch ‘Em All / Metallica release exclusive streams on The Coda Collection

Metallica release streaming films on The Coda Collection. The collection includes the Metallica 40th Anniversary shows and A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica.Full release schedule and content can be found at MetalTalk.net @metallica @thecodacollection

Metal Blade Records to celebrate 40 years of Heavy Metal

Metal Blade Records re-release Metal Massacre Volume One on limited edition vinyl.This is part of the celebrations of the independent record label's 40th anniversary.@metalbladerecords @metallica

Metallica / Kirk Hammett announces debut solo EP Portals

Metallica maestro Kirk Hammett will release his four-track EP Portals on 23 April 2022. Edwin Outwater, San Franciso Symphony conductor for S&M2, co-writes two songs. @metallica @kirkhammett @eoutwater @metallicastpod

Metallica / Eight episode podcast to celebrate The Black Album

The Metallica Podcast has been launched, with Volume One set to cover The Black Album. Each weekly episode will look at the legacy of, and stories behind, the best selling album in...

Joey Jordison and Metallica / The one where Lars goes missing

On 5 June 2004, 100,000 fans filled Donington Park for the annual Download Festival. Being the biggest summer music festival in England for Metal and Rock fans, the festival has attracted some...

Metallica to honour The Black Album with two anniversary releases

Metallica will celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Black Album with two new definitive releases. The remastered version of The Black Album and The Metallica Blacklist will both hit the shops on 10...

Watch Kirk Hammett and Billy Gibbons play Peter Green’s The Green Manalishi

Kirk Hammett and Billy Gibbons were part of an all star cast who joined Mick Fleetwood in a show at the London Palladium 25 February 2020 celebrating the music of Peter Green....

Metallica / $1.3 Million raised so far by Helping Hands live show

The recent Metallica live show and auction has so far raised in excess of $1.3 Million for the All Within My Hands foundation.The show which was a global smash also included an auction...

Heavy Metal History turns full circle as Diamond Head cover Metallica’s ‘No Remorse’

Diamond Head have today released the video for their track 'No Remorse', a cover of the Metallica track which will appear on the re-recording of their debut album 'Lightning To The Nations'.'Lightning...

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