Metallica returned home from their 1986 European tour a changed band, struggling to find a way forward while coping with the sudden death of bassist Cliff Burton.
Metallica fans have long wondered how differently the band might have proceeded if Dave Mustaine hadn't been fired in 1983.
The next Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame battle of 2014 finds Metallica and Stevie Ray Vaughan fighting for the right to claim this 100-percent fan-voted honor.
Five years after Morgan Harrington disappeared and was found murdered following a Metallica concert, authorities have made an arrest in connection with the case.
Rock in Rio has announced the first bands who will appear at next year's inaugural Rock in Rio USA festival.
With the 28th anniversary of Cliff Burton's tragic death arriving today, the Metallica bassist's legacy looms large for fans and friends -- including Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian.
Metallica were on top of the metal world in 1986. But the band's year ended with a crushing blow after bassist Cliff Burton died in a bus accident while touring overseas.
A list of the Top 10 Cliff Burton Metallica songs, featuring the band's late bass player.
Metallica's 2004 documentary, 'Metallica: Some Kind of Monster' (the one where they aired their dirty laundry for everyone to see), will get a special 10th-anniversary Blu-ray edition in November.
Exclusive, little known facts about the chaotic Metallica / Guns N' Roses 1992 tour.