Timeline

1991

February 20, 1991

Band Wins Grammy

Metallica wins second Grammy in Best Metal Performance category for "Stone Cold Crazy."

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April 29, 1991

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April 30, 1991

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May 4, 1991

Little Mountain Studios work completed

Work on Metallica (The Black Album) at Little Mountain Studios in Vancouver, BC, Canada is completed. James, Lars & Bob return to One On One studios in Los Angeles, CA

1991

June 2, 1991

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June 10, 1991

Mixing Begins

Mixing of Metallica (The Black Album) begins at A & M Studios in Hollywood, CA.

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June 16, 1991

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July 3, 1991

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July 7, 1991

Mixing Ends

Mixing of Metallica (The Black Album) completed at A & M Studios in Hollywood, CA.

1991

July 8, 1991

Mastering Begins

Mastering of Metallica (The Black Album) begins at Sterling Sound in New York, NY.

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July 10, 1991

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July 29, 1991

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July 30, 1991

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August 3, 1991

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August 12, 1991

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September 5, 1991

MTV Video Music Awards

Perform "Enter Sandman" at Universal Amphitheater in Universal City, CA for the MTV Music Awards.

1991

October 28, 1991

"The Unforgiven" Single Released

The various singles feature new recordings of Sweet Savage's "Killing Time" and The Anti-Nowhere League's "So What," and a sticker warning of foul language for "So What."

1991

November 19, 1991