Sep 10, 2021Rolling Stone: See Metallica, Miley Cyrus Perform ‘Nothing Else Matters’ on ‘Howard Stern Show’
Cyrus and Elton John also discuss their love of “Black Album” classic, “one of the best songs ever written”
As part of ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ effort, which is out now and features 12 Metallica songs covered by 53 artists, Corey Taylor (Slipknot, Stone Sour) has revealed his “Holier Than Thou” rendition — check out the tune below.
Metallica’s self-titled 1991 LP alienated a lot of the diehard fans who once clawed onto their every downstroke. The trade-off? A genre-defining album and a sphere of influence that still burns bright three decades later
Sep 10, 2021Variety: Metallica’s Black Album Sees a New Dawn with 53 (Count ‘Em!) Celebrity Covers in ‘The Metallica Blacklist’: Album Review
Artists as diverse as Miley Cyrus, Phoebe Bridgers, J Balvin, Jason Isbell, Dave Gahan, Chris Stapleton and Kamasi Washington have their way with Metallica's so-called "Black Album."
Sep 10, 2021Rolling Stone: ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ is An Enormous Tribute to an Enormously Influential Album
Everyone from Miley Cyrus to Kamasi Washington to Juanes takes a crack at one of Nineties rock’s most beloved LPs.
Fall 2021 print edition also features Whitechapel, Full of Hell and others
Sep 10, 2021Louder: Metallica's Black Album reissue reinforces its place as one of rock's greatest albums
Metallica's The Black Album reissue goes from landmark to landmass in mammoth collection of over 24 hours' studio outtakes and a 53-track covers record
Sep 10, 2021The Sun: HARD-ROCK GOD Metallica’s Lars Ulrich on the 30th anniversary of The Black Album
When we chat this week, the drummer at home in California and me in London, there’s no middleman from his management team connecting the call.
Sep 10, 2021NME: Various artists – ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ review: a sprawling tribute to ‘The Black Album’
With 53 artists – from Miley Cyrus to IDLES and Rina Sawayama to Biffy Clyro – let loose on the 1991 classic, the result is a fitfully thrilling hodgepodge
From Miley Cyrus to Corey Taylor through country rock to Ghost - all 53 tracks of The Metallica Blacklist ranked from the sad to the true
Covers. We’ve heard a few. And when it comes to big names reinterpreting classic tracks, less is more. The Metallica Blacklist Album begs to differ. More is more. And there’s even more.
Sep 10, 2021Louder: Listen to Miley Cyrus front Metallica on killer live version of Nothing Else Matters
Hear MileyTallica deliver powerful live performance of Nothing Else Matters on The Howard Stern Show
Sep 10, 2021Revolver: HEAR COREY TAYLOR AND GHOST'S BLACK ALBUM COVERS OFF 'METALLICA BLACKLIST' COMP
Slipknot singer takes "Holier Than Thou" and occult-rockers do "Enter Sandman"
Sep 9, 2021Rolling Stone: Metallica’s Black Album Transcended Metal. A New Covers Album Extends Its Reach
With the release of The Blacklist, Lars Ulrich and the band’s many musician fans unpack the record’s genre-spanning appeal
Sep 9, 2021Independent: Album reviews: The Metallica Blacklist and Common – A Beautiful Revolution Pt 2
Artists including Miley Cyrus, Phoebe Bridgers and Rina Sawayama celebrate Metallica on their eye-watering 53-track tribute album, while Common sounds more hopeful than ever
The performance comes ahead of the release of 'The Metallica Blacklist' tomorrow (September 10)
It's happening today (Thursday 9th September)
Sep 9, 2021Music Radar: Hear Rodrigo y Gabriela’s jaw-dropping acoustic cover of Metallica’s The Struggle Within
Ahead of the release of The Metallica Blacklist, you can listen to Rodrigo Sánchez tackle Kirk Hammet’s solo on a classical guitar…
Sep 9, 2021AV Club: Which of the 53 new covers of songs from Metallica’s self-titled Black Album are the best?
From Jason Isbell to J Balvin, IDLES to Off!, here are the most inspired new versions of the songs from the Metallica classic
Imagine a giant all-you-can-eat buffet, row after row of hot, steaming offerings. The thing is, there are only 12 items on the menu, like seven trays of meatballs each cooked by a different chef.
Sep 9, 2021The Wall Street Journal: How Metallica’s ‘Black Album’ Became the Biggest Metal Album Ever
In the 1980s, Metallica’s breakneck tempos, baroque melodies and anti-commercial attitude set the standard for underground metal. Then the band bucked expectations by entering uncharted territory—the mainstream.
Sep 8, 2021Guitar World: Hetfield and Hammett revisit Metallica's Black Album, plus the true origins of Eddie Van Halen's Frankenstein – only in the new Guitar World
Also in this issue: Christone "Kingfish" Ingram, Dirty Honey, Danko Jones, Ernie Isley, mighty mini pedals and more