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This week, Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo of Metallica, received their Polar Music Prize. During the awarding ceremony, Ghost's Tobias Forge a.k.a. Cardinal Copia led a tribute to the band with a cover of 'Enter Sandman.'
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett recently stood by the band's decision to sue Napster in 2000 over copyright issues. Hammett also said that nothing will sound better than vinyl.
Robert Trujillo and Kirk Hammett of Metallica performed A-Ha's hit song 'Take On Me' in Norway on Friday. The song was originally released by A-Ha in 1984.
Metallica lead guitarist Kirk Hammett kicked off the game between the San Francisco Giants and the Washington Nationals by performing the national anthem. Meanwhile, drummer Lars Ulrich threw the first pitch.
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.
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, and Michael Schenker's song, 'Heart and Soul,' has already been released. The two musicians' track is part of the album 'Resurrection.'
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.
This would make 2017 festival lineups that much better.
Times have changed.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 ...