Kirk Hammett Recalls False Hawaii Missile Warning Moment
Metallica guitarist was doing yoga when his son told him about false threat alert.
Lars Ulrich Explains Why Metallica May Be Changing Too Much
Drummer discusses thought process behind moving away from progression of first four LPs to the Black Album style and beyond.
Robert Trujillo Discusses His Role as Mediator in Metallica
Bassist says other bands have followed his colleagues’ lead in seeking therapy to stay together.
Metallica and Bon Jovi Top 2018 Half-Year Album Sales Chart
“Hardwired … to Self-Destruct” is biggest seller of 2018 to date – but it’s sold less in that period than it did in its first week of release.
Dave Mustaine Says Lars Ulrich is Afraid to Play with Megadeth
Megadeth leader restarts his feud with Metallica drummer over Big Four tour chances and “No Life ’til Leather” demo, and claims James Hetfield is afraid of Ulrich.
Deep Purple, Ghost and Motorhead Members to Help Honor Metallica
When the band heads to Sweden to accept the Polar Music Prize next month, some famous friends will be there to help out.
‘Cynicism’ Kept Metallica’s Charity Work Secret For Years
Lars Ulrich explains why Metallica decided to move out from “under the radar” for charity day of service.
Dave Mustaine Doubts Metallica Demo Tape Will Ever Be Released
"They want to say things happened one way, and it didn’t happen that way. I can’t go along with that. I can’t fabricate stuff.”
Kirk Hammett Still Believes Metallica ‘Were Right’ to Sue Napster
The dawn of the file-sharing era for mainstream music fans came with a lot of messiness between hardcore consumers and the record industry.