Tag: 2018

New North American date

New North American date

Metallica is going back to Philadelphia to celebrate WMMR’s 50th birthday on October 25th at the Wells Fargo Center. Fan Club Ticket Pre-Sale is Tuesday, May 29th beginning at 9 AM EDT for Legacy Members followed by Fifth Members at 11 AM EDT. The Public On-Sale is Friday, June 1st at 12 PM EDT. Additional…

By Greta 2018-05-20 0

“We’re still right about Napster”

“We’re still right about Napster”

Nearly 20 years on, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett still firmly believes that the band were right to sue file-sharing company Napster in 2000. Despite all the negative attention it brought them. “The whole Napster thing – it didn’t do us any favours whatsoever”, he admitted to Swedish TV show Nyhetsmorgon. “But you know what? We’re still…

By Greta 2018-05-18 0

Ernie Ball winners

Ernie Ball winners

Ernie Ball and Metallica have announced the winners of the “Hetfield + Hammett Experience” contest. The three grand prize winners won a trip to meet James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett at the METALLICA HQ, the band members’ inner sanctum in San Rafael, California where they record, write, and houses memorabilia from their 30-plus years of touring worldwide. Trevor, Kim, and Anthony had the opportunity to pick the metal…

By Greta 2018-05-18 0

#MetallicaDiet challenge

#MetallicaDiet challenge

Metallica is revered as the kings of heavy metal. But when the band arrives in Boise for a concert, its members want things to be significantly lighter. On Wednesday morning, Metallica issued a 29-second video through Twitter and Facebook accepting a #MetallicaDiet Challenge from radio personality Big J of Boise station 100.3 FM The X.…

By Greta 2018-05-08 0