The Five Phases of Metallica: A Case Study in Catalog Organization

The Five Phases of Metallica: A Case Study in Catalog Organization

By William Nesbitt

A layperson takes a stab at music sabermetrics by tracing Metallica's success and failures through these five phases. 18 Oct 2017 // 2:00 AM

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