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Metallica Releasing Live Albums Of Every 2014 Concert

September 17th, 2014
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To celebrate a decade of their website Live Metallica, the group is going “old school” and releasing CDs and LPs of every 2014 show. Comprised mostly of their “Metallica by Request” tours of South America and Europe where fans chose the set lists and festival performances at Heavy Montreal and Glastonbury, the massive release will come in weekly segments of three shows. Read more…

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Heavy Montreal Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Including Metallica, Slayer and Anthrax

July 16th, 2014
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Canada’s premiere heavy metal and hard rock festival Heavy Montréal announced the August 2014 lineup for the event’s sixth installment. Presented by Molson Canadian, the festival has consistently expanded the variety of bands to appear at Parc Jean-Drapeau, this year featuring heavy metal legends Metallica, punk rockers The Offspring, Canadian rock band Three Days Grace, Celtic punk rock band Dropkick Murphys, thrash metal quartet Slayer and many more. Read more…

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WATCH: Jack White Covers Metallica at Glastonbury

June 30th, 2014
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During his own set at Glastonbury, Jack White performed a cover of the 1991 Metallica track “Enter Sandman”. Despite the controversy surrounding Metallica during the event, White showed support for them and even served as a reminder of the legend Metallica truly is.
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Metallica Wears Bear Costume and Plays Air Guitar on a Rifle in Short Film

June 30th, 2014
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Metallica released a new short film titled Glastonbury… A Film by Julien Temple. The purpose of the short is to address some of the criticism the band has recently received.
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Metallica’s “Black Album” Sets New Sales Record At 16 Million Copies

May 31st, 2014
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Metallica’s first album to top the charts, the Black Album, continues to be one of the most-sought-after for fans of the band’s style of metal. Shattering previous records for sales, the Black Album has sold an unprecedented amount of copies.

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WATCH: Tori Amos Covers Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters”

May 26th, 2014
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Video footage has surfaced of Tori Amos’s cover of Metallica’s song, “Nothing Else Matters,” earlier this month at a performance in Nottingham, England. The interesting combination of the two genres may seem odd to some listeners, but this isn’t the first time Amos has covered a metal band.

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Arctic Monkeys Say Metallica Shouldn’t Be Headlining Glastonbury Festival

May 20th, 2014
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Alex Turner, frontman of Arctic Monkeys, has said that he doesn’t believe the decision for Metallica to headline Glastonbury Festival adds up.
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WATCH: Metallica Live Debuts New Song “The Lords of Summer”

March 17th, 2014
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Metallica unleashed their first new music since 2008’s Death Magnetic at their show in Bogota, Colombia this weekend. It was the band’s first concert of 2014, and with the new track they’ve boldly proclaimed themselves “The Lords of Summer.”
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Rhino Announces New Ronnie James Dio Cover Album Featuring Tenacious D, Anthrax, Metallica and More

February 8th, 2014
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An all-star group has assembled to celebrate the life and legacy of Ronnie James Dio of Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, and Dio, and to raise funds for the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund. Read more…

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James Hetfield Calls Orion Music + More Festival a “Financial Disaster”

January 31st, 2014
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Apparently there was more to the cancellation of this year’s Orion festival than a busy Metallica touring schedule. Metal’s strongest picking hand shed some additional light during a recent interview.
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