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Metallica Rides (Out) The Lightning At A Rain-Soaked Rock On The Range

Muscle memory is wild, man. James Hetfield reminded his Rock On The Range audience on multiple occasions that Metallica have been thrashing away for 36…
Chris DeVille | May 23, 2017 - 3:54 pm

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Here’s Metallica’s James Hetfield As A Cop In The Ted Bundy Movie

Yesterday, we learned that James Hetfield had landed his first acting role as a cop in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, And Vile, an upcoming Ted…
Peter Helman | February 13, 2018 - 7:42 pm

James Hetfield Lands First Acting Role As A Cop In Ted Bundy Biopic Starring Zac Efron

Metallica's James Hetfield has been cast in the upcoming film Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, And Vile, in which Zac Efron plays the infamous serial killer…
James Rettig | February 12, 2018 - 12:47 pm

Watch Metallica’s James Hetfield Fall In A Hole Onstage In Amsterdam

Darkness! Imprisoning me! Because I just stepped into a hole onstage! It's always funny when musicians fall into holes onstage. It was funny when Diddy
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2017 - 12:06 pm

James Hetfield Disses Kirk Hammett Again For Not Contributing Ideas To Metallica’s Latest Album

Way back in April 2015, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett went on Jamey Jasta's podcast and revealed that he'd somehow "lost [his] iPhone with 250 musical…
Michael Nelson | July 18, 2017 - 4:28 pm

Chris Cornell’s Funeral: Chester Bennington Sings “Hallejulah,” Mourners Include Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Alice In Chains, Hole, Soundgarden Members

Among those who attended Chris Cornell's private memorial today were his Soundgarden bandmates Kim Thayil and Matt Cameron; Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament; Nirvana's Krist Novoselic;…
Associated Press | May 26, 2017 - 5:07 pm

James Hetfield Narrates Documentary About Porn Addiction

Metallica's James Hetfield serves as the narrator for Addicted To Porn: Chasing The Cardboard Butterfly, a new documentary from director Justin Hunt about the perils…
Peter Helman | January 18, 2017 - 8:27 pm

Hear Marc Maron Interview Metallica’s James Hetfield On WTF

Marc Maron is still pulling down some really, really big guests on his great interview podcast WTF. Last week, he had Bruce Springsteen. And today,…
Tom Breihan | January 9, 2017 - 9:44 am

Hear Metallica Break Down “Moth Into Flame” On Song Exploder

The Song Exploder podcast invites musicians to break down some of their music in great detail, and on a recent episode, Metallica's James Hetfield and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 6, 2017 - 9:25 am

Watch James Hetfield Rate Celebrities In Metallica Shirts

A lot of celebrities wear Metallica shirts. And in a new video for BuzzFeed Mexico, Metallica frontman James Hetfield cracks some jokes while attempting to…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2016 - 12:45 pm

Watch James Hetfield Play Metallica’s “Motorbreath” Acoustic At San Francisco Charity Show

The members of Metallica do not exactly do a whole lot of solo-acoustic shows; they are, after all, in Metallica. But last night at the…
Tom Breihan | May 16, 2016 - 9:40 am

Watch Metallica’s James Hetfield Cover Adele’s “Crazy For You” With His Daughter

Metallica frontman James Hetfield played the second annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure concert in San Francisco on Friday night, and closed his short set with a cover that's…
James Rettig | May 17, 2015 - 1:40 pm

Watch James Hetfield, Billie Joe Armstrong, & Joe Satriani Mash Up Bob Seger & Green Day At Acoustic-4-A-Cure

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…
Michael Nelson | May 16, 2014 - 3:14 pm

Metallica Play With Two Bassists, But Not Eminem, At Rock Hall Induction

The Rock Hall shifted gears this year for its induction ceremony, trading the swanky/stuffy hotel cocktail soiree of years past for a return to Cleveland,…
Amrit Singh | April 6, 2009 - 9:59 am