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James Hetfield Criticizes Kiss and Scorpions For Continuing On After ‘Farewell’ Tours

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When Metallica is ready to retire, James Hetfield says he is against the idea of a 'Farewell' tour.

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Hear James Hetfield Narrate History Channel’s ‘The Hunt’

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The first episode of the Hetfield-narrated TV show is streaming on the History Channel's website.

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James Hetfield Hunting Doc Prompts Anti-Metallica Glastonbury Petition

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A group is trying to remove Metallica from their Glastonbury headlining slot because of James Hetfield's hunting TV series.

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James Hetfield To Narrate History Channel Series On Alaskan Bear Hunt

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The TV show caps a busy period for Hetfield, even as Metallica works on a new album.

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James Hetfield Traces His Musical Evolution: ‘I Was on a Quest’

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Metallica's James Hetfield recently sat down with Guitar Center for a wide-ranging interview, offering fans an insight into his early years as a musician and his development as a guitarist. You can watch the 13-minute interview above.

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Jason Newsted Finally Explains Exact Reason He Quit Metallica

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Nearly 13 years to the day after he quit Metallica, former bassist Jason Newsted has finally opened up about his reasons for the split. In a new interview, he reveals that the final straw came when James Hetfield quashed their management's involvement with Newsted's side project, Echobrain.

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James Hetfield Plays ‘Enter Sandman’ With Kids After Receiving Award

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A ceremony honoring James Hetfield's work with children in the Bay Area included a free-form jam that found the Metallica frontman onstage with some very lucky kids.

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James Hetfield Turned Down Sammy Hagar … But It’s Cool

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Almost as interesting as the artists Sammy Hagar is collaborating with on his upcoming 'Sammy Hagar and Friends' album is the list of artists he couldn't find time to record with. One, Metallica's James Hetfield, turned down Hagar's invitation, but the Red Rocker says he understands why.

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James Hetfield – August 2012 Classic Rock Birthdays

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Imposing frontman and all-around rambunctious human being James Hetfield has made quite a mark in the music world as the rhythm guitarist, songwriter and lead singer for Metallica.

His 49th birthday falls on Aug. 3, and things seem to still be blazing for James, Metal

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Aloha From Sammy Hagar + James Hetfield – Pic of the Week

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Greetings from Maui! Check out this Hawaiian rock n’ roll postcard in the making, with Sammy Hagar and James Hetfield hanging poolside with a dreamy landscape of palm trees and ocean in the background.

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