How James Hetfield Channeled Childhood Pain on ‘The Unforgiven’
Song centered on front man's tumultuous upbringing.
Metallica Detailed Triumphs of the Road on ‘Wherever I May Roam’
Thundering Black Album single was released on Oct. 19, 1992.
James Hetfield Recalls Metallica Recruiting a Different Singer
Band had a frontman they "really, really" wanted, but got turned down.
Metallica Resented Jason Newsted for Quitting, Says Lars Ulrich
James Hetfield also reflects on why they didn't fight to keep bassist who left in 2001.
Metallica’s Real-Life ‘Spinal Tap’ Moment at Wembley Stadium
Guitarist Kirk Hammett was afraid he was going to "screw it up" during the band's big moment.
Metallica Return With Surprise Club Show: Video, Set List
This is the first time the band has performed for a live crowd in some two years.
Metallica and Various Artists, ‘The Metallica Blacklist': Album Review
More than 50 artists take on rock legends' 1991 classic for occasionally wobbly, sometimes engaging tribute record.
Watch Metallica Play a Small Chicago Club Way Back in 1983
I would like to invite you to join me in the DeLorean as we attempt to hit 88 mph and travel back in time to the days when Metallica still played small clubs. I have found a new share of an old bootleg of the band play a small club in Chicago and it's vintage Metallica in every sense of the word.
Metallica Announce New Book, ‘The Black Album in Black and White’
Photo volume highlights band's working process and tour in support of breakthrough LP.