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  • Metallica's New Album Here

    11/19/2016 10:18:49 AM PST · by Mariner · 11 replies
    Youtube ^ | November 18th, 2016 | Metallica
    The Album Hardwired to Self Destruct live in the studio. These guys get better with each passing year.
  • Video: METALLICA Drummer's 'Front Row' Event Disrupted By Mob Violence

    03/19/2016 11:00:10 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 74 replies
    Blabbermouth.Net ^ | March 18, 2016
    An event hosted by METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich at the University of California-Berkeley earlier this month was interrupted by liberal students who stormed the stage in protest of subpar conditions endured by contract workers on campus. One student allegedly assaulted founder Marc Benioff during the incident. Benioff was on campus on March 2 to participate in the public forum intended to explore the creative culture of the Bay Area through conversations with other leading cultural figures from the community, including Ulrich and the drummer's father, Torben Ulrich, who at 87 is still active in music, film and poetry. Members...
  • Metallica’s James Hetfield + Kirk Hammett Perform National Anthem at NBA Finals Game

    06/15/2015 7:17:32 AM PDT · by rktman · 12 replies ^ | 6/15/2015 | Anya Zadrozny
    Game 5 of the NBA Finals took place Sunday night (June 14), and Metallica’s James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett were on hand to perform the National Anthem before the Golden State Warriors hosted the Cleveland Cavaliers. Watch footage of their performance above to see Hetfield and Hammett rock out on their guitars in honor of America.
  • JESUS LOVES METALLICA THIS I KNOW: The Bible Backs Up Hetfield’s Hunting, Boo-Hoo PETA

    06/09/2014 9:28:09 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 3 replies
    Clash Daily ^ | 6/9/14 | Doug Giles
    The anti-hunting dolts have gone into full doofus mode attacking James Hetfield of Metallica for hunting and narrating a bear hunting doc for The History Channel. I believe started the party by being happy that Hetfield does both and posting about it on our site. Check it out here, as the post went viral. Today, I’d like to point out that the Bible actually backs up Hetfield’s hunting. Yes, God actually ordains hunting and eating meat and there’s not one verse in the scriptures that condemns such activities as I write in my brand spanking new book, Rise, Kill...
  • Metallica plays National Anthem

    05/05/2013 2:25:26 PM PDT · by Windflier · 81 replies
    YouTube ^ | 3 May 2013 | Metallica
    A little patriotic interlude on this peaceful Sunday.
  • Metallica aids effort for leads in Morgan Harrington's killing

    06/18/2012 7:28:47 AM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 3 replies
    Roanoke Times ^ | June 14, 2012 | Duncan Adams
    The FBI, the Virginia State Police and the Fairfax police department turned up the heat Wednesday in the search for the abductor and killer of Morgan Harrington, the 20-year-old Roanoke County woman whose skeletal remains were found more than two years ago on an Albemarle County farm. Authorities have launched a multimedia campaign -- which includes a public service announcement by Metallica guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield -- designed to renew public interest and develop leads for investigators in both the Harrington homicide case and an earlier abduction and sexual assault of another victim in Fairfax. DNA evidence has tied...
  • Metallica's Master Of Puppets Turns 25

    03/04/2011 10:48:23 AM PST · by qam1 · 84 replies
    MTV newsroom ^ | 3/4/2011 | Kyle Anderson
    Considering how immediate the best of it feels, it's always a little bit surprising how well metal music ages. While not everything still sounds fresh, many of the genre's cornerstone releases hold up extremely well. Slayer's Reign in Blood still sounds as fresh and vital as it did when it first came out, and Black Sabbath's Paranoid remains top-shelf. While not all of their albums hold up well, Metallica's Master of Puppets — which came out on this day in 1986, a full 25 years ago — remains a stone cold classic and an album by which other metal albums...
  • [Morgan] Harrington case linked to Fairfax assault

    07/01/2010 2:55:30 PM PDT · by freespirited · 2 replies
    Wapo ^ | 07/01/10 | Maria Glod
    The same man who abducted and killed Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington after a rock concert in Charlottesville last year may have sexually assaulted a woman in Fairfax City in 2005, state police said Thursday. The link between the two cases provides the first significant break in the Harrington case, which made national headlines. State police said there is a forensic link between the two cases. Sources said the cases are linked by a DNA match. Both are unsolved. In September 2005, a Fairfax woman was abducted and sexually assaulted as she walked home from a Giant supermarket. City of...
  • Medical Examiner Positively Identifies Remains as Morgan Harrington

    01/27/2010 10:10:18 AM PST · by Pyro7480 · 5 replies · 880+ views
    WTVR ^ | 01/27/2010 | Catie Beck and Misti Davidson
    The state medical examiner has confirmed the remains found on an Albemarle County Farm Tuesday are those of Morgan Harrington. Virginia State Police say the confirmation was made using dental records provided by the family and say the investigation continues into the time and cause of death.... Lt. Joe Rader, the lead investigator in Harrington's disappearance, said the area where the remains were discovered had not been searched previously. He added that the missing person case was now most likely a homicide. He said investigators were combing the area carefully, saying it was "imperative to maintain the sanctity of the...
  • New details released in Harrington investigation (VT girl still missing at UVa.)

    11/20/2009 1:10:23 AM PST · by rabscuttle385 · 7 replies · 1,040+ views
    Morgan Harrington was seen hitchhiking for a ride on the Copeley Road Bridge on the night of her disappearance, according to a police brief released Nov. 13. “After the 9:30 (p.m.) timeframe, we can’t seem to establish any other sightings of her,” said Corinne Geller, spokeswoman for the Virginia State Police. It was also released in the brief that she was wearing a Swarovski Crystal necklace on that night. Harrington might have received a ride or approached someone to borrow a cell phone, Geller said. “She was wearing it that night,” Geller said. “She dropped her purse and her cell...
  • Metallica offers reward for missing fan (in Virginia- an additional $50G)

    10/26/2009 10:02:42 AM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 34 replies · 1,654+ views
    Yahoo! News (AFP) ^ | 10/26/2009 | n/a
    American heavy metal band Metallica has stumped up 50,000 dollars in reward money for a fan who disappeared at one of their concerts, a campaign website said Monday. Police have been searching for blond-haired, blue-eyed Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, since she went missing from a Metallica concert in Charlottesville, Virginia on the evening of Saturday, October 17.... "The Band Metallica is also adding an additional 50,000 dollars to the reward bringing it to 150,000 dollars for Morgan's safe return or information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for Morgan's disappearance," it said....
  • Anti-Obama Theme Song? (Metallica's Eye of the Beholder) - VANITY

    06/17/2009 10:09:12 AM PDT · by Eagle of Liberty · 30 replies · 810+ views
    June 17, 2009 | Kerretarded
    I have pondered over posting this for a few weeks now, and I have posted these lyrics in one or two threads, along with placing them on my profile page, but each day, the lyrics of this song seem to be coming true. They seem to signal out Obama's true goal for our country. I invite you to read these lyrics and to commment.
  • Run-DMC, Metallica lead list of 2009 Rock Hall inductees

    01/16/2009 4:14:41 PM PST · by lainie · 57 replies · 676+ views ^ | 1-14-09 | Nekes Mumbi Moody
    NEW YORK (AP) — Run-DMC once hailed themselves as the Kings of Rock, so it's fitting that the pioneering rappers have been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Run-DMC joins the heavy metal band Metallica, guitarist and former Yardbirds member Jeff Beck; soul singer and guitarist Bobby Womack and doo-wop group Little Anthony and the Imperials as this year's inductee class. Besides the main inductees, rockabilly singer Wanda Jackson got a nod for the early influence category, and the sidemen inductees are session musician Spooner Oldham and two of Elvis Presley's musicians — drummer D.J. Fontana and...
  • Federal Reserve Bails Out Metallica Album

    11/11/2008 5:15:16 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 68 replies · 598+ views
    NewsMutiny ^ | November 11, 2008 | NewsMutiny
    The Federal Reserve is leading a desperate struggle to prop up one of the recording industry's biggest and most well known artists as its latest release continues to languish on store shelves and internet retailer warehouses around the country. Reminiscent of the flurry of bank buyouts conducted by the government in recent months, the Fed said it will pay Warner Brothers Records $30 million dollars for 2 million unsold copies of Metallica's new release "Death Magnetic" to buttress the label, whose exposure to a storm of criticism that the album sucks had led to a crisis in confidence that neither...
  • Death Magnetic -- Metallica Gives You Heavy!

    09/05/2008 8:12:02 PM PDT · by Phantom Lord · 48 replies · 262+ views
    My ears | 09/05/08 | Me
    Death Magnetic, the new Metallica album hitting stores next Friday, September 12th has been partially released by Metallica on their web site. 6 songs are available out of the 10. You can click here to listen to them. I highly recommend "All Nightmare Long", "Cyanide", and "My Apocalypse" of the 6 available to be the first you listen to. I however have heard the entire album. They held back some killers. Like the 1st track, "That Was Just Your Life". Killer and heavy. The days of St. Anger are long gone. So give a listen to those available, especially the...
  • Heavy-metal fence flap in Terra Linda (Metallica Singer's Fence Riles Neighbors)

    08/19/2008 8:58:43 AM PDT · by GSWarrior · 60 replies · 1,453+ views
    Marin Independent Journal ^ | 8/19/08 | Mark Prado
    HEAVY-METAL superstar James Hetfield of the band Metallica has erected a metal fence on his property on a Terra Linda hilltop, closing off a popular trail and angering hikers, bikers and equestrians. Someone scrawled "SHAME DISGRACE" on the 300-foot-long, 8-to 10-foot-high corrugated metal silver fence adorned with barbed wire at its far edges. "Look at the barbed wire. This a serious fence," said hiker Tom McMillan of San Rafael, as he walked along the shiny behemoth late last week. The fence, at the end of a fire road in the Terra Linda-Sleepy Hollow Divide open space preserve, went up in...
  • Metallica concert in Moscow: 160 drunks apprehended

    07/19/2007 5:49:15 AM PDT · by Webby_surfer · 9 replies · 349+ views
    Russia-IC ^ | 19.07.07 | Natalya L.
    On July 18 the legendary band Metallica gave a concert at Luzhniki sports complex in Moscow. More than 3000 police workers kept the peace; the concert went fine except for 160 drunken persons were apprehended.
  • Metal Rocker Detained For Taliban-Like Beard

    07/09/2007 11:47:23 AM PDT · by Millee · 20 replies · 500+ views
    James Hetfield of Metallica may want to re-think the facial hair. The British Broadcasting Corp. reported that Hetfield was detained at London's Luton Airport on Thursday because of his "Taliban-like beard." He was not allowed to leave the terminal but was released after questioning. Metallica performed at the London Live Earth concert on Saturday. Metallica is currently touring in the United Kingdom for their Sick of the Studio summer tour.
  • Metallica: Terrorist threat? (Hetfield Confused for Taliban on way to Live Earth)

    07/08/2007 8:50:52 PM PDT · by mnehring · 52 replies · 2,465+ views
    Metallica singer James Hetfield was investigated by UK airport officials who believed he was a terrorist this week, it has been claimed. The star was barred entry to Luton airport on Thursday and questioned by staff who were concerned about his appearance. Fears that Hetfield might be involved in terrorism were apparently founded on his "Taliban-like beard", according to The Times. He was allowed to leave the airport after a brief interrogation, when he persuaded officials that he was a rock star. Metallica play Live Earth at Wembley Stadium in London tomorrow, before headlining the venue for their own show...
  • Baby Metallica allowed to keep her name

    04/20/2007 2:54:13 PM PDT · by WesternCulture · 118 replies · 1,656+ views ^ | 04/19/2007 | James Savage
    Metallica Tomaro, a seven-month-old girl from western Sweden, is to be allowed to keep her unusual name, after authorities withdrew their objections. Young Metallica's battle has attracted attention from around the world, and has prevented the family from travelling - the youngster has been unable to get a passport before the dispute was solved. "It feels good," Metallica's mother told Göteborgs-Posten on Thursday. The row started when the Swedish Tax Board ruled that Metallica was not appropriate as a name. Officials objected both on the grounds that it is the name of a heavy metal band and that it is...