January 17, 2001
Metallica regrets to announce that after 14 years as Metallica's bass player, Jason Newsted has chosen to leave the band.
January 14, 2001
Lars Ulrich will be participating in an upcoming episode of ABC's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
November 9, 2000
The VH1 MyMusic awards will be held on November 30th at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Not only has Metallica been nominated in four categories but they will also perform live.
August 16, 2000
After spending a month and a half in the "Summer Sanitarium" Metallica just got released. We are all wondering what's next? We caught up with two of the inmates right before their release.
July 25, 2000
Metallica has once again shown the music industry the definition of band/fan loyalty.
July 18, 2000
Metallica played a "secret gig" at the House Of Blues in West Hollywood in front of 1000 surprised contest winners.
July 11, 2000
Lars Ulrich gave a statement before the Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate.
July 7, 2000
Members of Korn, Kid Rock and System of a Down, along with Jason Newsted, took over for James Hetfield tonight in Atlanta at the Georgia Dome as the Het was sidelined with a back injury and spent the evening in the hospital.
June 23, 2000
Metallica headlined the show June 23rd at Memorial Stadium for the Experience Music Project (EMP) in Seattle WA.
May 18, 2000
We have another Hetfield on the Earth!!! Today, May 18, 2000, the world welcomed Castor Virgil Hetfield at 3:23 PM. He's a big boy at nine pounds and six ounces, and 22 1/2 inches long. Mom and son are doing great.