Billy Talent, Tenacious D, Refused, Enter Shikari, Shinedown, Gojira
This was the 12th show that Metallica performed in 2012.
This was the 12th show celebrating 20 Years of The Black Album.
This was the fifth time that Metallica performed in Nurburgring.
Metallica first performed in Nurburgring on May 22, 1999
Metallica last played in Nurburgring on June 7, 2008
This was the first time that the following songs were performed in Nurburgring: "Hit the Lights", "Hell and Back", "The Struggle Within", "My Friend of Misery", "The God That Failed", "Through the Never", "Don't Tread on Me", "The Unforgiven", and "Holier Than Thou".
Metallica performed 20 songs off of five albums and one EP: Kill 'Em All (2), Ride the Lightning (2), Master of Puppets (1), ...And Justice for All (2), The Black Album (12), Beyond Magnetic (1)