September 12, 2001
"By the fans, of the fans, for the fans", was the slogan of the night at the Maritime Hall in San Francisco on September 1st. A Metallica convention was held that was put together by various fans across the U.S.
September 12, 2001
Yesterday was a truly awful day in both the US and world history. Many lives have been senselessly lost and many more affected and scarred by the sheer enormity of this tragedy.
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."