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Entertainment Weekly: For S&M2, Metallica aimed to balance the past and present

Oct 9, 2019

The members of Metallica are known as notorious perfectionists. Why, then, would they perform two arena concerts with a symphony, then allow themselves less than a month to turn the filmed footage into a full-length concert movie/documentary? “All those questions seem to be way more appropriate after the fact,” laughs drummer Lars Ulrich, who formed the Bay Area band in 1981 with singer-guitarist James Hetfield. “It’s that Metallica spirit — jump, and we’ll figure out where we’re going to land as we’re midway through free-falling.”

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