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A Very Resourceful Canadian Woman Scared Off a Cougar by Blasting Metallica

She called the lurking animal a “bad kitty” and played "the noisiest thing on [her] phone."
Josh Terry
8.1.19
News

Metallica's New Children's Book Will Have Your Kids Sleeping With One Eye Open

'The ABCs of Metallica,' which is out November 26, might make you think "Enter Sandman" was foreshadowing.
Josh Terry
7.11.19
Internet Exploring

Ja Rule and Metallica’s Lost Rap-Metal Atrocity Is Worse than Fyre Festival

Watch this hilarious 2002 video of Swizz Beatz convincing these rap and metal titans that “We Did It Again” is actually a good song.
Jabbari Weekes
Phil Witmer
1.24.19
Internet Exploring

The $598 Metallica Tour Pass Is Actually a Pretty Good Deal

The metal titans are selling a "Wherever I May Roam Black Ticket" that gets you into all the shows of their upcoming tour.
Phil Witmer
2.28.18
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The Guide to Getting into Metallica

With ten studio albums, a handful of official live releases, and an extensive reissue campaign well underway, it may seem a bit daunting to find a suitable entry point, so here are five.
Gary Suarez
11.22.17
Internet Exploring

Anthrax's Scott Ian Remembers Metallica's "Orion" in Reissue Essay

"Seriously, did they find a bottle of Beethoven pills?"
Phil Witmer
9.26.17
Noisey News

Metallica Are Releasing a Deluxe Reissue of 'Master of Puppets'

Featuring never-before-bootlegged tracks from the band's "personal collection."
Phil Witmer
8.30.17
It's Lit

Metal Blade's Brian Slagel Looks Back at 35 Years of Metal Domination

Read our interview with the legendary label founder, and check out an exclusive excerpt from his new book on the wild, triumphant history of Metal Blade Records.
Alex Deller
8.22.17
Internet Exploring

Producer Says Blame Metallica for Shitty Sound on '...And Justice for All'

How a metal classic was robbed of its bass, according to those who produced it.
Phil Witmer
8.15.17
Op-Eds

13 of the Raddest Moments in Metal Songs That You Forgot Were Awesome

From the accent hits in "Dead Skin Mask" to the opening riff of "Sons of Northern Darkness," you know 'em when you hear 'em.
Chris Krovatin
6.14.17
Internet Exploring

Lars Ulrich Isn't Metal's First Knight, Christopher Lee Is

You can't beat the guy who was Saruman.
Phil Witmer
6.13.17
heavy metal backstops

Meet Kyle Higashioka, the Yankees Backup Catcher Who Shreds

When Gary Sanchez went down with an injury, the Yankees turned to the next man on the depth chart. It turns out he really likes Metallica.
David Roth
4.10.17
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