Metallica

Metallica modeled this part of their career after the Grateful Dead

In an interview with CNBC, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich spoke at length about the impact the Grateful Dead had on their business model. In short, Metallica aims to control as many elements of their brand as possible much like the Grateful Dead did.
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What other Rock bands do we want to see on 'Saturday Night Live' this season?

For a show that often serves up fresh artists, this season of SNL has broken from character and has leaned on some veteran rockers. While it may be uncharacteristic, it’s been more than welcome & our TV’s have been turned up to 11 this entire time.
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You will never unhear this Metallica and Mariah Carey mash-up for Christmas

Mariah’s “All I Want For Christmas” meets Metallica’s “For Whom The Bell Tolls…” This mash-up of two incredibly different classics could be the one, crazy thing that holds the family together this holiday season.
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Foo Fighters, Metallica, and Chili Peppers members have 'epic' jam session with Post Malone

Post Malone is bridging the gap between music generations with his latest collaboration that includes Foo Fighters‘ Taylor Hawkins, Metallica‘s Rob Trujillo and Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ Chad Smith.
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Metallica bassist Rob Trujillo was once smashing pumpkins on a 1982 Halloween episode of 'CHiPs'

Trujillo was 18 years old when he made his appearance on the episode famous for its Kiss-inspired storyline. He played the character, Flippy who, get this, was arrested after he put pumpkins in the street for cars to smash as they ran over it.
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Nothing Else Matters: Miley Cyrus has a Metallica covers album in the works

Even though she promised us more new music, Miley Cyrus is on a cover roll, and to be honest, our obsession with her runs deep so we’ll take what we can get. Good thing that what we’re getting is pretty freaking epic, a Metallica covers album.
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Rise! Metallica makes 'The Star-Spangled Banner' rock

Part of what would have been the 8th annual “Metallica Night” at San Francisco’s Oracle Park, which has been forced to go virtual this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.
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Here's Why Metallica Will Be Featured in a Disney Movie

Metallica will provide a symphonic version of their classic track “Nothing Else Matters” to the latest upcoming Disney movie Jungle Cruise.
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Metallica and Elton John Make Big Donations to Australian Wildfires Relief

Two of the biggest names in music are making large donations to Australian wildfires relief efforts. Metallica is pledging $750,000 to the NSW Rural Fire Service and the Country Fire Authority in Victoria. The band made the announcement in an Instagram post that included a picture of a lone...
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Pink, Metallica, Garth Brooks Among Top Grossing Tours of 2019

No artist grossed more money on global tours than Pink in 2019, but artists like Metallica and Garth Brooks did just fine for themselves as well. Check out the full list.
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