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Say what you will about Metallica (I'm prone to superlatives, personally), but those dudes have a pretty good sense of humor about themselves (check Lars' cameo in Get Him To The Greek for evidence…   Read Story »
Metallica came under some fire before their headlining performance at Glastonbury after some festival fans tried to ban the band from appearing because of James Hetfield's views on big game hunting.…   Read Story »
Glastonbury, the world's biggest and wettest music festival, is going down this weekend and despite what M.I.A. claims the BBC has been broadcasting bits of all the performances from the legendary…   Read Story »
Metallica have been slowly creeping toward a new album, their first since 2008's Death Magnetic, and that prospect began to come into slight focus back in March, when the band debuted a new track,…   Read Story »
Chad Smith and Will Ferrell are famous for different reasons, but they've also been famous, for a minute, for looking exactly like each other. They took that whole celebrity-resemblance thing to its…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, Metallica did a sublimely weird four-song acoustic set 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert, and last night, the band's frontman, James Hetfield, did another unplugged…   Read Story »
Metallica have spent the last eight months or so doing really cool shit, from their weird-but-fun concert flick Through The Never to their one-time-only sets at the Apollo and Antarctica to Kirk…   Read Story »
Have you ever wondered what famous album covers might look like from a different perspective? A user on Flickr by the name of Harvezt has worked to answer that question with a new series called The…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Metallica has been revealed as a headliner, and the final lineup also includes Jonny Greenwood, St. Vincent, Haim, Yoko Ono, and the War On Drugs. The updated poster is…   Read Story »
I spent the second week of March at SXSW, and I spent a pretty good percentage of my SXSW at metal shows. In truth, most of the people I talked to at the festival seemed to agree that this year's…   Read Story »