Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:37:33 GMT
Dawson Dressler holding his finished guitar, inspired by James Hetfield of Metallica's custom-made Gibson Explorer. Students in Mark Wilson's electrical class work on years-long projects.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:03:30 GMT
The heavy metal band - formed in 1981 - will take the stage at LA's Staples Center for a 'unique and special' performance. James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo also scored a best rock song nomination for Hardwired from their latest LP.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:37:23 GMT
Headlining concert as in full-setlist headlining show, not including special events with trimmed-down setlists. List of songs available inside.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:32:08 GMT
Kirk Hammett says the hundreds of riff ideas he lost when he forgot his cellphone in a cab probably weren't that good after all. As many fans will recall, Hammett had recorded, by his estimate, between 250 and 300 riff ideas onto his cell phone when he accidentally left the device in a cab while in Denmark.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:49:47 GMT
After a decade of helping people find fulfilment, Annette Greenwood says life coaching is not just for the rich and famous. Stuart Minting reports HAVING dedicated decades of her life to working at British Sugar, redundancy hit Annette Greenwood like a juggernaut.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:15:07 GMT
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Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:13:05 GMT
Metallica , the late David Bowie and Bruce Springsteen are among the many artists who have been nominated for the 2017 NME Awards. The metal legends received a nod for the Best International Band prize; Bowie, aptly, is in the running for the Hero of the Year award; and Springsteen's memoir Born to Run scored a nod for the Best Book honor.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:30:34 GMT
Inside a Sao Paulo garage the first chords of a heavy metal song blast out and the lyrics speak of Jesus Christ and salvation. The venue is the Crash Church, an evangelical church attended by rock lovers seeking to learn about the word of God via music.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:02:24 GMT
Metallica played the first date of their worldwide tour in support of their new album Hardwiredto Self-Destruct today in Seoul, South Korea. The show saw the live debut of the album's songs "Halo on Fire" and "Now That We're Dead."
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:47:15 GMT
When Metallica , Slayer , Megadeth and Anthrax joined forces for select concerts billed as the "Big 4," it was a concrete move that signaled that the longstanding feud between Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine and his former Metallica bandmates was indeed over. But how did this whole endeavor come to be? Metallica frontman James Hetfield revealed how he got the ball rolling while guesting on Marc Maron's WTF podcast .
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:59:18 GMT
The first song Dave Mustaine remembers writing was "Jump in the Fire," a foot-stomping rager, which he brought to Metallica in 1982, helping to set the template for thrash metal. "I was writing about myself being young and sitting in my room and feeling dejected – I had my head in my hands and didn't know what to do," he tells Rolling Stone .
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:41:01 GMT
At the time, young Sonny John Moore was only 11 years old. Anyhow, Het noted: "A little side note/interesting thing: the artist Skrillex who is somewhat popular - he was in the audience at that gig.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:39:56 GMT
" so often gets boring after all these years. The guitarist told Eddie Trunk : "From my point of view, from a guitar-playing point of view, Metallica songs are really fun to play.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 03:23:26 GMT
The demands of life on the road can be grueling, especially when you've been doing it for more than 30 years. With touring being an essential way of life especially following the collapse of album sales, it's rougher than ever.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 01:23:34 GMT
Apple's upcoming Carpool Karaoke series will feature a different host every episode, according to new details on the show shared by Variety . Based on James Corden's Carpool Karaoke bit during the "Late Late Show," Apple's version will feature a format "that is more of an interview series" with rotating hosts.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 21:10:38 GMT
'Lulu' was released in 2011 to mixed reviews. NME wrote at the time : "You're unlikely to play this record at your next soirA©e but the breadth and ambition is to be applauded.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:46:17 GMT
It's been more than 30 years since the world lost Metallica bassist Cliff Burton . His innovative style flipped the script for bassists and as he is still one of metal's most vaunted four-stringers.