The Latest Metallica News, Video, Interviews and Features

The News Metallica's Kirk Hammett: "I still feel like we haven't really peaked; we're still real hungry"

Reflecting on Metallica’s 40th anniversary this year, Kirk Hammett looks ahead to the band’s future and how he doesn’t see any signs of us slowing down”.

The News Metallica and Vans team up for Black Album-themed collection

Metallica and Vans really missed a trick by not calling it Enter Vanman…

The News Green Day, Metallica and more announced to play Global Citizen Live

The line-up for September’s 24-hour Global Citizen Live event has been announced – with Green Day, Metallica and more taking part.

The News Metallica announce 40th anniversary celebration gigs

Metallica have announced a weekend of celebrations” for the band’s 40th anniversary in their hometown base of San Francisco.

The News Metallica unveil 1991 'rough mix' version of The Unforgiven

Listen to Metallica’s 1991 rough mix’ of The Unforgiven, taken from the Rough & Alternate Mixes 2CD from their upcoming Black Album deluxe reissue.

The News New Zealand mum names her three kids Metallica, Slayer and Pantera

Stuck on baby names? Just call your kids after three of the biggest metal bands on the planet. Simple.

The News Listen to Biffy Clyro's dazzling cover of Holier Than Thou from The Metallica Blacklist

Biffy Clyro’s cover of Holier Than Thou from The Metallica Blacklist is here, and it’s brilliant… obviously.

The News Metallica share Sad But True performance from first “proper” gig of 1991 Black Album tour

Watch Metallica perform Sad But True on their 1991 Black Album tour in Copenhagen, Denmark – just a stone’s throw away” from where Lars Ulrich was born…

The News St. Vincent and Sam Fender have shared two very different covers of Metallica's Sad But True

Two more covers from The Metallica Blacklist are here: St. Vincent and Sam Fender (separately) take on the mighty Sad But True…

The News Listen to Metallica's previously unreleased Sad But True demo

Metallica have shared take 36” of Sad But True from the Rough & Alternate Mixes section of their huuuuuuge Black Album deluxe reissue.

Features The 50 best albums from 1991

From Metallica and Melvins to Bolt Thrower and Bathory, these are the 50 greatest rock and metal albums released in 1991

The News See Lars Ulrich's heartwarming Zoom call to a two-year-old cancer patient

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich joined two-year-old fan Milan on Zoom following a campaign by the Montreal Children’s Hospital.