Oct 8, 2020Louder Sound: Lars Ulrich picks a British rock star as his favourite songwriter of all time
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich selects his favourite songwriter in the new issue of Classic Rock magazine
Oct 7, 2020The New York Times: Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: Eddie Van Halen ‘Blew Open Everyone’s Minds’
The guitarist remembers the multitalented musician, who died this week at 65.
San Francisco’s contributions to rock ’n’ roll are typically defined by the 1967 “Summer of Love” and its thriving punk culture starting a decade later. With the documentary “Bay Area Godfathers,” heavy metal rattles its head into that history book.
Oct 2, 2020Polk State College: Metallica Scholar: Polk State provides tangible skills that will never leave you
Williams is on track to graduate with Polk State’s first class of Metallica Scholars on October 9. The College is currently enrolling for the next class of Metallica Scholars that will start on October 12.
Oct 2, 2020Metal Hammer: “Metallica’s best years are ahead of us”: 12 months in the life of metal’s biggest band
Rehab, cancelled shows, a global pandemic and the long-awaited release of S&M2 – Lars, Kirk and Robert look back on 12 rollercoaster months in the life of Metallica
Heavy metal band Metallica’s nonprofit All Within My Hands will donate $250,000 to help West Coast wildfire relief.
Spirited Gifts are bringing Metallica’s Blackened whiskey to the UK and Germany for the very first time with this epic Batch 100 set
The band Metallica tweeted Tuesday that they plan to donate $250,000 to aid in West Coast fire relief efforts as a part of their #MetallicaGivesBack campaign in which they participate in and donate to various charity events.
Metallica have donated $250,000 to five organizations on the front lines of the state's devastating wildfire crisis through their All Within My Hands charity.
"Wildfires have become a cruel and unwelcome annual benchmark in California."
Metallica announced Monday that the band is donating $250,000 to five organizations providing relief to those affected by the wildfires along the west coast.
Sep 24, 2020Vulture: Lars Ulrich on the Most Underrated of Metallica and What Makes a Great Drummer
You have to give Lars Ulrich credit: You can never accuse him of not following his gut. “I try to give you the truth of the moment,” says the Metallica drummer and co-founder over the phone.
Sep 24, 2020Rolling Stone: See Metallica’s Virtual National Anthem Before San Francisco Giants Game
Team keeps Metallica Day tradition alive despite crowd-free 2020 season
Since 2000, metal has shape-shifted drastically. From primal nu-metal and core anthems, to the zenith of tech-death and prog, to a revival of classic thrash and occult doom, and post-genre amalgamations filled with contrary dynamics, metal remains the most innovative and fascinating subculture on the planet.
Sep 22, 2020Rolling Stone: The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time
The classics are still the classics, but the canon keeps getting bigger and better
Some Lone Star College students are on their job site rocking some new work boots and T-shirts courtesy of Wolverine. The national footwear and apparel brand donated $50,000 as part of their financial commitment to LSC and the Metallica Scholars Grant to assist students in earning the workforce training necessary for them to excel.
Sep 17, 2020The Howard Stern Show: Who Is the Greatest Drummer of All Time? Lars Ulrich Settles the Debate
Lars Ulrich joins Howard and the Stern Show staff in deciding whether John Bonham or Neil Peart is the greatest drummer of all time.
Metallica, Dave Matthews and Friends, The White Stripes, James Brown and My Morning Jacket are among the 13 headline acts topping the bill with live archival performances as part of the Bonaroo’s Virtual Roo-Ality event on YouTube Sept. 24-26
Sep 15, 2020Flying V!
‘Flying V’ chronicles the origin of the most unique guitar on earth and its incredible influence on the history of rock and roll and heavy metal. Hear from the rock stars themselves as they describe how, when, and why the Flying V forever changed their careers and altered their entire approach to guitar playing.
Sep 10, 2020Collider: Metallica’s Lars Ulrich on ‘S&M2,’ ‘Mission: Impossible 2’ and His Movie Buff Credentials
Legendary drummer Lars Ulrich had agreed to talk movies and music with me. To say this interview was a dream come true would be an understatement.
Sep 9, 2020Billboard: Metallica & San Francisco Symphony's 'S&M2' Starts Atop Rock, Classical Charts
Metallica scores its third No. 1 on Billboard's Top Rock Albums chart, as S&M2 bows atop the ranking dated Sept. 12.
Metallica have always been a future-focussed beast. An unstoppable force in heavy music, the thrash icons simply power through any obstacles in their way – whether that’s record industry politics, the shifting critical tides, or even a global pandemic.
Sep 8, 2020Woodlands Online: Lone Star College, Metallica Scholars and Wolverine Team Up to Celebrate Labor Day
Lone Star College and Wolverine Footwear & Apparel have partnered to help students get the workforce training they need by donating $50,000 as part of the Wolverine x LSC Metallica Scholars Grant. Wolverine are also providing work boots and t-shirts to help these LSC students get off on the right foot.
Metallica come out swinging on Australia’s albums chart as S&M2 (Virgin/Universal) bows at No. 1, while Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion’s “WAP” (Atlantic/Warner) enters a third straight week atop the national singles survey.