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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich: ‘There Was No Musician Like Jon Lord in the History of Hard Rock’

After the passing of legendary Deep Purple keyboardist Jon Lord yesterday (July 16), there has been an incredible outpouring from both fans and some of rock most iconic musicians. Most recently, Metallica‘s Lars Ulrich took some time to write an earnest, in-depth tribute about the influence he took from both Deep Purple and Jon Lord.

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Watch Metallica’s ‘Nothing Else Matters’ Lull an Infant Child to Sleep

They may be one of the hardest rocking bands going, but apparently some kids find metal soothing. And we’re not referring to the infant from the Clive Owen film ‘Shoot ‘Em Up.’

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Metallica Frontman James Hetfield Unveils Limited Edition Sunglasses

Rock ‘n’ roll and fashion are forever linked. Most self-respecting rockers sport t-shirts (or at least patches!) with their favorite band logos. Some even wear band tattoos, which are an accessory of the more permanent sort. Musicians often do the same. Now, Metallica frontman James Hetfield, who has always boasted an evolving yet infinitely cool look, which has settled into a rockabilly style at this point in his career, is taking it a step further, by partnering with Sutro Eyewear to craft a limited edition pair of shades.

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James Hetfield Films New PSA To Help Bring Justice for Murdered Metallica Fan

Many metal fans will remember the tragic story of 20-year-old Morgan Harrington. Back in 2009 the Virginia Tech student disappeared after hitchhiking home from a Metallica concert on the college campus. Three grueling months later, her remains were found in a field just 10 miles from the venue.

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5 Songs That Remind Me of High School [VIDEOS]

I was just thinking of this the other day while driving and hearing the song "A Girl Like You" from The Smithereens. It made me think of some of the top songs that remind me of ye ol' high school.

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Metallica Power Through Black Album at Download Festival

Last night (June 9) Metallica headlined night two of the massive stage at the Download Festival at Castle Donington in Leicestershire, U.K. but according to Download Festival booker Andy Copping, the dream show almost never happened.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Says He’s Written 400 Riffs for New Album

Metallica won’t be hurting for any lack of material when they do finally decide to sit down and record a new album.

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Metallica Share Footage From Sonisphere – Getafe Open Air Spain

Metallica have shared official footage from their appearance at Sonisphere – Getafe Open Air in Madrid, Spain on May 26.

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Metallica’s Rock AM Ring Gig To Stream Live

This weekend is the annual Rock AM Ring Festival in Nurburgring, Germany, with Metallica headlining on Saturday, June 2. They’ll will be performing their 1991 self-titled album, known as ‘The Black Album,’ in its entirety, and you’ll be able to watch it from the comfort of your own home, thanks to a free live stream.

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Megadeth’s David Ellefson: Metallica / Megadeth Supergroup ‘Would Be a Blast’

In a new interview with MetalSerbia.com, Megadeth bassist David Ellefson offers his thoughts on a possible Metallica/Megadeth supergroup.

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Metallica’s James Hetfield: ‘I Only Have 846 Riffs’ Written for New Album

As Metallica prepare for their Orion Music + More Festival and upcoming 3D concert film, the band is also busy working on a new album. One could say that Metallica have a ton of songs on the table, as frontman James Hetfield revealed that the band has collected 846 different riffs.

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Dave Mustaine Apologizes to James Hetfield for Megadeth / Metallica Supergroup Comments

After Metallica frontman James Hetfield recently called Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine a ‘big mouth’ for publicly stating that he’d like to form a Metallica / Megadeth supergroup, Mustaine has now apologized to Hetfield, promising that he’ll never speak of the subject again.

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