More Jim Breuer On The Road

When he’s not on stage before we play hosting the Light It Up Pre-show Party, Jim’s going to be out and about playing his own shows in your town. Catch one of his shows and you might be lucky enough to be part of the Light It Up party the next night!

July 23, 2018 News

Save the Date!

We know some of you like to mark those calendars in advance, so we’re here to add one more date for 2018. We’re extremely excited to announce that we’ll be celebrating the formation of All Within My Hands with a special charity event in the San Francisco Bay Area on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Join us to see what we’ve been up to, learn about the charities we’ve supported and we’ll close out the night by hitting the stage for a rare acoustic performance.
June 19, 2018 News

Join All Within My Hands To Help Out In Your Community

A huge thank you to all the Met fans and our hosts at food banks across the country who helped make our first All Within My Hands Day of Service a massive success. Thanks to all of you, hundreds of thousands of pounds of food was packed and will be distributed to those in need. Check out the “thank you” video from the band and all the great photos of your efforts on our socials. Thanks again for making a difference!

North America, Round Two!

May 19 Update: Philly! We’re coming back to celebrate WMMR’s 50th birthday with you on October 25th at the Wells Fargo Center!

Farewell Europe... For Now!

WOW! As another amazing run of European shows comes to an end, we are a little speechless (when does that happen?) and stunned by the overwhelming response and outpouring of love you have all shown us! After 39 shows in 29 cities in front of 650,000 of you crazy die-hard ‘Tallica fans, we regrettably pack up our gear and head home for the summer.

Austin... Here We Come!

We’re excited to announce that we’ve added the world-famous Austin City Limits festival to the Fall edition of the WorldWired Tour! We’re looking forward to playing ACL for the first time as we join the festival line-up for two weekends, October 5-7 and 12-13 at Zilker Park in Austin, Texas.

The Metallica Pop-Up Store Returns: Stockholm

The band is kicking off the final leg of the 2017-2018 European WorldWired Tour, and we couldn’t let it end without one more pop-up store!

Visit the Stockholm pop-up store, open May 5th-7th.

April 25, 2018 News

Reissues Re-Revisited - Garage Days EP Out Now!

It’s been a long wait since 1989, but the time has finally come! For the first time in nearly 30 years, The $5.98 EP – Garage Days Re-Revisited, and now remastered, is available! All formats are back in stock now in the Met Store!

April 12, 2018 News

Teaming Up With Vans Again!

We're psyched to announce that we have once again teamed up with our friends at Vans to bring you two new styles in the Vans x Metallica exclusive collection of footwear, apparel and accessories. The latest installment from the long-time partnership marks the third collaboration between us and the iconic Southern California company.

February 14, 2018 News

Honored With The Polar Music Prize

Update: Check out photos and videos from the ceremony!

We are thrilled to announce that on June 14th we will receive one of the most unique and distinctive honors in music, Sweden's Polar Music Prize. In a ceremony broadcast live on Swedish national television we, along with our fellow laureate Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) and Dr. Ahmad Sarmast, will be extremely proud to accept the award from His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden.

February 14, 2018 News

James and SKOM Director Joe Berlinger Team Up Again!

No rest for the wicked here as James spent a few of his days between tour dates in front of the camera once again for Academy-award nominated director Joe Berlinger as he filmed scenes for Joe's upcoming film Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile. The movie follows the relationship between notorious serial killer Ted Bundy, played by Zac Efron, and his longtime girlfriend, played by Lily Collins, who at the time, had no knowledge of the crimes.

Photo by Brian Douglas

February 12, 2018 News

Sixth Annual Metallica Night with the SF Giants

That's right... Metallica Night number six is on the calendar! On April 23, 2018 we'll take a quick break from the European tour to head back to the Bay Area and celebrate one of our favorite hometown traditions, Metallica Night at AT&T Park with the San Francisco Giants. Members of the band will be on hand to start things off right with the National Anthem and first pitch, sticking around all night to cheer on the team against the Washington Nationals.

February 5, 2018 News

Hardwired Snags Grammy Nominations

We are once again extremely honored and humbled to announce that we have been nominated for two Grammy Awards. Just over a year following its release, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct has been nominated in the Best Rock Album category and “Atlas, Rise!” has received a nom for Best Rock Song.

November 28, 2017 News

All Within My Hands Teams Up With Starbucks and Spotify

As we celebrate the launch of our new website for our All Within My Hands foundation today, we’re also excited to announce that in the spirit of the holidays and their “Give Good” campaign Starbucks and Spotify are donating $1 million to be divided between our foundation, Chance the Rapper’s Social Works and Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. To commemorate the partnership, starting tomorrow (Tuesday, November 28th) limited edition gift cards featuring each artist will be available at 8,000 Starbucks stores throughout the U.S. while supplies last.

November 27, 2017 News Launches

In February of 2017, we announced the formation of our All Within My Hands foundation, dedicated to assisting and enriching the lives of members of the communities who have supported the band for years, as well as encourage participation from fans and friends. We’re excited to take the next step in giving back and today have launched an all-new website,, to let you know what we’ve been up to, keep you posted on new activities, and provide you with a place to read up on the causes we support and ways you can assist.

November 27, 2017 News


Nov. 13 Update: 13-minute video added!

Get all the behind the scenes tales from the creation of Master of Puppets along with Robert’s thoughts on the album and playing those songs live. Be sure to tune in to It’s Electric! the next two weekends, Sunday, November 12th and 19th at 3:00 PM PT and check out video from the recording of the show airing on YouTube this Monday at 9:00 AM PT.

November 10, 2017 News

Lars In Conversation At The 92Y In New York

Join Lars as he takes the stage at 92nd Street Y (92Y) in New York City for a career spanning conversation with Vanity Fair’s Mike Hogan on Sunday, November 5th. Covering ground from his youth on the tennis courts to life on the road today, catch all the behind the scenes stories... nothing is off limits!

October 28, 2017 News

Northern California Wildfire Relief Benefit Concert

11/6 Update: The Band Together Bay Area concert will be streamed live on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter this Thursday, November 9th kicking off at 5:45 PM PST. Head over here to, our YouTube channel or Facebook page to watch the five-hour event... we’ll be up last for a 75-minute set after G-Eazy, Rancid, Dave Matthews, Dead & Company and Raphael Saadiq. The show will also be available to Twitter's logged-in and logged-out audience in the U.S. via @tippingpoint and also here. Contribute to fire relief during the live stream by clicking the “donate” button on the stream or texting “TOGETHER” to 20222.

October 24, 2017 News

The Metallica Pop-Up Shop Returns, Next Up: London

We’re gearing up for the second leg of the European WorldWired Tour and we’re excited to return with our new indoor show, kicking things off in London.  And in the grand tradition that started a little over a year ago in Minneapolis and carried on into Copenhagen and North America in 2017, the pop-up shops are well, popping up again!  We’ll be setting up stores in a few tour cities so that you can grab your WorldWired gear in advance and check out some cool new, exclusive and collectible items.

October 16, 2017 News