Author: Greta

Ron McGovney interview

Ron McGovney is the original Metallica bassist, and it was his garage that not only hosted auditions for the band but also served as their first rehearsal space! Ron recounts how he met James Hetfield in junior high, what happened to their highschool band, Leather Charm, his first introduction to drummer Lars Ulrich (and what…

By Greta 2018-07-23 0

Polar Music Prize onstage interview with Lars

Music journalist Jan Gradvall interviews Lars Ulrich, co-founder and drummer of Metallica about the band’s beginnings back in the 80s, their musical influences and long and successful career. The interview is based on songs from Metallica and other artists who have had a major impact on the band, to help tell the story of this…

By Greta 2018-07-10 0

Documentary on WorldWired tour production

Metallica’s live shows are famous for having technically ambitious stage setups, complete with pyrotechnics, lasers, projectors and more. Their WorldWired tour has proven no exception with its eye-catching stage design (the band perform under a canopy of 52 LED video cubes, which move up and down with the music) and groundbreaking use of drones (it’s…

By Greta 2018-06-30 0