July 19, 2001
We would like you all to know that James Hetfield has entered a rehabilitation facility to undergo treatment for alcoholism and other addictions.
July 12, 2001
Metallica and Napster, Inc. today announced the settlement of their legal dispute. The settlement will enable the parties to work together to make Napster a positive vehicle for artists and music enthusiasts alike.
May 17, 2001
Lars, Skylar and Myles welcomed the newest addition to their family on Sunday, May 6th.
May 5, 2001
It's been nearly two weeks since the band entered the studio and there is some very interesting material being produced. Yesterday was the last day of recording/jamming before a short break, while Lars goes on maternity leave.
February 21, 2001
On February 21st, Metallica won their sixth Grammy. They took home the award for "Best Rock Instrumental Performance" for their symphonic performance of "The Call of Ktulu," from S&M.
January 23, 2001
If you thought Metallica is taking a rest, you are dead wrong. The boys are rolling along at full speed. The next project for the band is to complete and release the much anticipated Fan Can #4!
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.