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Primal Thrash Therapy? Lessons from the Life of Metallica's James Hetfield
17 Nov 2013 // 8:14 PM
From an odd and tragic childhood, to life as an underground metalhead, to crazy success, James Hetfield has managed a mountain of rage quite well.
Still Pulling Your Strings: 'Master of Puppets' 25 Years Later
20 Sep 2011 // 4:00 PM
Master of Puppets not only rocketed Metallica into stardom upon its 1986 release, but it also blew a hole in the industry’s unwritten rule that a band without commercial aspirations could not make it and, as a result, helped undermine music censorship.
Metal Up Yours, Mine & Metallica's
5 May 2009 // 4:00 PM
Metallica’s got identity and projection issues -- James Hetfield repeatedly directs a string of insights or even accusations at some mysterious "you", only to concede by song's end that he is talking to himself.
Metallica: Hardwired... to Self Destruct
17 Nov 2016 // 8:25 PM
The metal greats' first proper album in eight years shows a renewed commitment to discipline, craftsmanship, and best of all, fun.
Metallica School Audience in Rock at Intimate New York Show
29 Sep 2016 // 5:00 AM
The group's strong core is immutable as Metallica proved at Webster Hall.
Artists and Audience Rally International Support Around Social Causes for Global Citizen Festival
11 Oct 2016 // 4:10 AM
Relive highlights of the 2016 Global Citizen Festival including songs Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Metallica and Chris Martin & Eddie Vedder.
Blood and Thunder: Anathema Falls and Rises at Roadburn 2015
23 Apr 2015 // 3:00 AM
For a moment, Anathema looked like they would close out the 2015 Roadburn Festival on a completely flat note. Then they pulled off a comeback for the ages.
Heavy metal brushstrokes: Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted finds a new gig , as a painter
26 May 2010 // 1:07 AM
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — Nicole Leigh Smith and her man were at their Montana ranch, where he was moping with his right arm in a sling,
Metallica proves its metal
27 Jan 2009 // 9:20 PM
When most bands start focusing on death, writing about "The End of the Line" or "My Apocalypse," it's generally not a good sign. When that