BackStore News Archive

Gift Ideas!

Cyber Monday may have passed, but we are still working to bring you some great deals. Plus we still have new products coming in daily, so keep an eye on our New Arrivals section.

Still searching for the perfect gift for the Met-fan in your life?  Look no farther than the Met Store Gift Ideas section or grab a gift certificate and let your lucky recipient pick out their own Met-gift!

Cyber Monday!

Done cruising the shopping malls and back to work? Celebrate Cyber Monday with a 24-hour sale from 9:00 AM PST today until 9:00 AM PST tomorrow! Look for great deals on Met gifts for all your friends and family, treat yourself, or gear up with Enter Santa shirts and ornaments for holiday cheer. Also 10% off all jewelry, so get your shopping done early! And if you don't know what to get - let them choose with a gift certificate.

Blackened Friday

Phew... Blackened Friday is in the books and you guys KILLED IT this year! The orders are flowing out as fast as we can pack 'em. Don't feel too bad if you missed out - you can still find plenty of great items at great prices through the rest of the holiday season!

Don't forget to check out New Arrivals to stay on top of the latest and greatest... we will also have some brand spanking new deals on tap for Cyber Monday!

New Arrivals

New merch keeps rolling in here at HQ...we can barely reach our computers to keep you guys in the loop! Keep both eyes trained on the New Arrivals section for the most up-to-date listing of new, awesome gear. Anyone seen the One T-Shirt yet? How about the Ride the Lightning and Master of Puppets Crew Neck Sweatshirt?

New Arrivals is also the place to go for the latest restocks. The Four Horsemen T-Shirt is back in stock in all sizes, along with Creeping Death T-Shirt, King Nothing T-Shirt and other old-school favorites! Plus, new sizes are available in the Kill 'Em All T-Shirt and Damage Inc. T-Shirt!

What are you waiting for? The holidays aren't going away, and the 'Tallica elves need shelves to stock and orders to ship!


The Hits Keep Coming

We hope that you have been watching the store...we are getting new merch faster than we can keep up! 

Brand new shit keeps rolling in for your perusal. Have you seen the new Metallica Patch Trucker Hat - Black w/ White and Metallica Patch Beanie? If not, take a look. While you are at it, you might as well keep an eye on the New Arrivals section of the store. The newest and coolest gear is listed there for your convenience...because we care!

And don't forget to check out some new 'Tallica holiday favorites...the EXCLUSIVE TO 2014 Enter Santa Glass Christmas Ornament, Enter Santa 2014 T-Shirt (+ Button), and the classic Master of Puppets Holiday Sweater are flying out the door!

Time to Start Shopping!

Can you believe it's already November? Believe it or not, it's time to start holiday shopping, and we want to make it easy for all 'Tallica fans to get the coolest merch around!

Keep an eye on the front page for the newest arrivals -- The EXCLUSIVE TO 2014 Enter Santa Glass Christmas Ornament, Enter Santa 2014 T-Shirt (+ Button), and Enter Santa 1.25" Button are already going fast! And so is the classic Master of Puppets Holiday might as well lock up "Best Dressed" at your office Christmas party today.

That's just the tip of the iceberg -- we have the Harvester of Sorrow T-Shirt back in stock, just received the awesome Metalus Maximus Crew Neck Sweatshirt (incorporating classic Metallica flyer art) and Distressed Metallica Logo Pullover Hoodie, and upped our accessory game with the Vulturus Logo Stainless Steel Water Bottle...we have something for everyone, so get to exploring!

New Season

It's time for the Holidaze, and all of us at HQ are excited for all the new season has to bring. We've got new items galore, and trust us...there is plenty more on the way! 

Our new Enter Santa design is pretty sharp if we do say so ourselves -- check out the Enter Santa Glass Christmas Ornament, Enter Santa 2014 T-Shirt (+Button), and Enter Santa 1.25" Button and get off to a very 'Tallica start this holiday season. As a friendly heads up, this design is exclusive to 2014, so don't sleep!

Don't forget to check out the Metalus Maximus Crew Neck Sweatshirt (incorporating classic Metallica flyer art) and the Distressed Metallica Logo Pullover Hoodie as the weather gets probably wouldn't hurt to snag the excellent Got Riff? T-Shirt (with art by our very own James Hetfield) and the Scary Guy Skullhawk T-Shirt as well!

Halloween and More!

Still procrastinating on your costume? We have a few of the limited Jump in the Fire Mask left, but they are going fast -- don't sleep!

Get your James, Lars, Kirk and Rob on with the Riff Life Gloves, the Lars Ulrich "Scary Guy" Signature Series Drum Sticks, the very scary Too Much Horror Business, and the Ride the Lightning Anniv. Basketball Jersey. Or do it (literally) with the Names T-Shirt.

Between new items like the Got Riff? T-Shirt, Scary Guy Skullhawk T-Shirt, M Logo - Jacquard Reversible Beanie and the Ninja Star iPhone / iPad / iDevice Button and classic Pushead designs like the Damage Inc. T-Shirt, Doris Jersey, and Harvester Of Sorrow T-Shirt, you are covered on all fronts.

And how could we forget...HAPPY BIRTHDAY to bass player extraordinare Robert Trujillo! That Ride the Lightning Anniv. Basketball Jersey is looking even better with age.

Get Your Costumes!

Halloween is just over two weeks away, so it's time to pull your costume together. As usual, we are more than happy to help. The limited Jump in the Fire Mask is beckoning -- we are down to the last few of this amazing piece, so get yours now!

Dressing like your favorite band member and need some inspiration? The Riff Life Gloves (fingerless and full-fingered) are modeled after James' tattoos, the Lars Ulrich "Scary Guy" Signature Series Drum Sticks are available in both red and silver, Rob rocked the Ride the Lightning Anniv. Basketball Jersey all summer long, and Kirk can provide costume ideas galore through his amazing horror memorabilia collection in his book, Too Much Horror Business.

And hey, it wouldn't be Halloween in the Met Store without Pushead! Check out favorites like the Crash Course in Brain Surgery T-Shirt and Damaged Justice Women's T-Shirt and gear up for the season.

No Rest for Metallica

It's been a busy couple of weeks in Metallica-land! Helping curate film festivals, our friends at the San Francisco Giants in the playoffs, announcing a show in Vegas next year, releasing three live recordings every week...we hope you have been able to keep up! 

To make your lives a little easier, we thought we would highlight some of the newer items in our store. The Helsinki and Los Angeles CDs feature the first performance of "The Frayed Ends of Sanity" in its entirety and an acoustic performance of four cover songs, respectively, making them pretty special entries in our Live Metallica catalog! You can check out those and more killer shows in the Live Metallica CDs section under Multimedia.

Check out more tour-related gear this week -- The Four Horsemen T-Shirt and Phantom Lord T-Shirt are both based on tour favorites (and we actually have a few of the Phantom Lord 2013 Tour T-Shirt left), the By Request Frisbee is a new favorite, and there is plenty more for you to explore!