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.
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.
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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.
Anthrax's Scott Ian Remembers Metallica's "Orion" in Reissue Essay
"Seriously, did they find a bottle of Beethoven pills?"
Metallica Are Releasing a Deluxe Reissue of 'Master of Puppets'
Featuring never-before-bootlegged tracks from the band's "personal collection."
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.
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.
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.
Lars Ulrich Isn't Metal's First Knight, Christopher Lee Is
You can't beat the guy who was Saruman.
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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.
The Wild Ass Story of Recording Metallica’s ‘Ride the Lightning’
Author Mark Eglinton shares an exclusive excerpt from his new book, 'So Let It Be Written: The Biography of Metallica’s James Hetfield'
We Talked to the Mad Scientists Who Covered All of Metallica's 'St. Anger' Because Why Would You Ever Do That?
We bet you're frantic-tick-tick-tick-tick-tick-tick-tock to hear this.