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Metallica Expands WorldWired Tour With 34 New North American Shows

Metallica announced a 34-date North American tour as part of the band's WorldWired Tour to promote the album 'Hardwired... to Self-Destruct.' The band will perform in several locations that were not included in last year's tour.

Metallica To Be Honored With ‘Nobel Prize Of Music’

The Polar Prize announced this year's laureates: Metallica and the Afghanistan National Institute of Music. Both will receive 1 million Swedish kronor or about $120,000.

Metallica Guitarist Kirk Hammett Collaborates With Idol Michael Schenker For 'Heart And Soul'

Metallica guitarist, Kirk Hammett, and Michael Schenker's song, 'Heart and Soul,' has already been released. The two musicians' track is part of the album 'Resurrection.'

Metallica Fans Successfully Petition ‘Cliff Burton Day’ In California

Metallica bassist Cliff Burton will forever be remembered by his family, friends, and fans in his hometown. His supporters in Alameda, California successfully petitioned Feb. 10 as Cliff Burton Day.

7 Artists Who Should Headline 2017 Festival Circuit: Frank Ocean, Arcade Fire & More

This would make 2017 festival lineups that much better.

Demi Lovato Replaces Selena Gomez On 2016 Global Citizen Festival Lineup

After Selena Gomez announced that she will take a break from her music career due to her current health condition, Demi Lovato has stepped in to take her place as a headliner at the upcoming 2016 Global Citizen Festival in New York City.

Metallica Releases Behind-the-Scenes Footage for ‘Hardwired’ Music Video

More than a week after Metallica debuted the music video for "Hardwired," which is the flagship single for their upcoming album Hardwired... to Self-Destruct, the band released a short film showing how the clip was made.

Selena Gomez, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar & Metallica Headlining Global Citizen Festival

Selena Gomez, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar and Metallica are gearing up to headline Global Citizen Festival. Another headliner includes Major Lazer and the festival is set to be hosted by comedian Chelsea Handler.

Red Hot Chili Peppers Confused With Metallica by Customs Officials

While on a tour around Europe, members of the Red Hot Chili Peppers were stopped by the custom officials at an airport in Belarus. According to the band's bassist, Flea, the officials thought they were Metallica.

Lars Ulrich on New Metallica Songs, Album Slated to be Finished Summer 2016

Metallica’s tenth studio album is slated to be finished in summer 2016, following 'Death Magnetic,' which was released in 2008. Reportedly, the group has been spending tireless hours in the studio in San Rafael, California with their producer Greg ...

Dave Grohl Covers 'Ace of Spades' With Pantera, Metallica, Slayer Members [WATCH]

Dave Grohl joined members of Pantera, Metallica and Slayer on stage at Dimebash in Los Angeles to pay tribute to late Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister.

Metallica Issue Cover Band Sandman Cease and Desist Letter, Apologize and Blame Lawyer

Metallica's lawyers had reportedly issued a 41-page cease and desist letter to Canadian cover band Sandman after noticing that the tribute outfit's logo paid an uncanny resemblance to the band's own logo. After fans began criticizing the ...

Motorhead Drummer Mikkey Dee Talks Lemmy Kilmister's Death in New Interview

As the rock world mourns the death of Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister yesterday (Dec. 29), his drummer Mikkey Dee is talking his final months in a new interview. While he asserts that the band is essentially "over," as Kilmister was the only ...

Lemmy's Fierce Vocals Own Motorhead Cover of Metallica's 'Enter Sandman' [LISTEN]

As we mourn the death of one of rock and roll's greatest frontmen, Lemmy Kilmister, we take a look back at the singer's fierce vocals on Motorhead's 1998 cover of Metallica's "Enter Sandman," one of heavy metal's most-covered songs.

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