Metallica

Metallica Donates $279,000 to Romanian Children's Hospital

Metallica rocked Romania this week, and also left the European nation with a special gift. The heavy metal legends have donated $279,000 to help build the first pediatric oncology and radiotherapy hospital in the country. The money will go to Daruieste Viata (The Give Life Association). “The...
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Woman Uses Metallica Music to Scare Off Cougar

“I would love to contact them someday and tell James Hetfield that he saved my life,” Dee Gallant quipped. The Vancouver Island, British Columbia woman says she used Metallica music to scare off a cougar. Gallant told KelownaNow she was walking her dog in a wooded area when she felt eyes on her...
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Metallica's 'S&M2' Concert Coming to Theaters for One Night Only

Metallica is again joining forces with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra for a reprise of their famed 1999 performance . The celebration of album S&M ’s 20th anniversary sold out almost immediately, so the band is now offering a different way for fans around the world to experience the...
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See Kirk Hammett's Horror Movie Museum Exhibit

Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett loves heavy riffs and scary movies, and his passions are on full display at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection features 90 items from his collection of classic horror and sci-fi movie...
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Four Metallica Jigsaw Puzzles Can Be Yours

Metallica is continuing its efforts to corner the children’s metal market. The band is making four jigsaw puzzles available for sale. Each 500 piece puzzle depicts one of the band’s first four album covers: Kill 'Em All , Ride the Lightning , Master of Puppets and ...And Justice for All . The...
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Metallica is Publishing a Children's Book

Kids need Metallica too – whether they realize it or not, and the metal legends are making sure their younger audience is served. The band is offering a crash course on its history in the form of a children’s book. The ABCs of Metallica will be published on November 26, with a portion of the...
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Kirk Hammett Says Metallica are Huge Ghost Fans in Interview With Tobias Forge

By Tiana Timmerberg Ghost are earning the respect of just about every other rock band. After receiving huge praises from Avenged Sevenfold, the Swedish rockers are being showered in even more compliments from tourmates and overall legends Metallica . “It's our honor” guitarist Kirk Hammett said in...
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WATCH: Iggy Pop and Metallica Duet

Metallica added to their recent string of duets last night. During the last of three shows in Mexico City, the band was joined by Iggy Pop to perform the Stooges’ 1970 hit, “T.V. Eye.” Iggy was shirtless, as per usual (save for a leather jacket), and the show kicked off with “Hardwired” and wrapped...
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WATCH: Master of Puppets Turns 31 Today

It might seem like just yesterday, but as of today (March 3rd, 2017), Metallica 's iconic album, Master Of Puppets , is turning 31 years old. Praised by fans and musicians alike, the album isn't just a masterwork by the band, but for the entire metal genre. Over the span of eight songs, Master Of...
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Could Metallica Replace Beyonce at Coachella?

Could Metallica replace Beyoncé at Coachella this year? How about Tool? If you think you know the answer to that question, it may be time to call Vegas to put your money where your mouth is. A popular sports betting website has put together some odds on who Beyonce’s replacement will be at...
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