All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Metallica’

‘Metallica Through The Never’ Hits Netflix

Metallica Through the Never is now available on Netflix’s streaming service in the U.S. This didn’t appear on our most recent list of coming releases, but sure enough, here it is. The Netflix description is as follows: Veteran heavy metal band Metallica is captured live in 3D in this spectacular concert film, highlighted by a staged accident involving a crew …

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Comic-Con 2013 Includes Metallica, Godzilla

Comic-Con International has always been a melting pot of fans, actors, musicians, cosplayers, and writers (as well as readers); every year, San Diego sees thousands of fans gather to celebrate the diverse things they love under one roof. This year, the attendees are expected to be even more diverse than usual. Metallica will be in attendance this year, for instance, …

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Here’s Metallica Performing The Star-Spangled Banner

Metallica frontman/guitarist James Hetfield and guitarist Kirk Hammett played “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the Giants/Dodgers game a few days ago, in a segment that in some ways felt like it could have been the intro to a Metallica album of yesteryear (think “Fight Fire With Fire,” “Battery,” or “Blackened”). Unfortunately, what followed was just a baseball game and not five …

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Sean Parker and Lars Ulrich Are Buddies Now

In the year 2000, Metallica’s Lars Ulrich was fuming over the fact that an unfinished Metallica track had wound up on the Sean Parker-founded filesharing service Napster. That led to a famous lawsuit and the eventual demise of Napster as we knew it. Now, in the year 2012, Lars Ulrich and Sean Parker are partners and apparent new buddies. Yesterday, …

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Spotify Adds New Follow & Discovery Features, Now Rocks Metallica

Spotify has just announced a significant update to the service, one that focuses on music discovery. It’s all based on the theory that Spotify users complain about not knowing what to listen to, “and artists say they want to connect more closely with fans” – at least according to CEO Daniel Ek. Soon, Spotify users will be greeted with two …

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Metallica Helps FBI Search for Virginia Killer

Metallica helps the FBI in their quest to locate a Virginia killer, according to the Associated Press. The band recently released a public service announcement, asking their legion of fans to come forward with any information they may have regarding the murder of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington. The woman was last seen at a 2009 Metallica show in Charlottesville, …

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