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Metallica is an American heavy metal band based in San Rafael, California. The band was formed in 1981 in Los Angeles when vocalist/guitarist James Hetfield responded to an advertisement posted by drummer Lars Ulrich in a local newspaper. Metallica's current line-up comprises founding members Hetfield and Ulrich, longtime lead guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo. Guitarist Dave Mustaine (who went on to form rivals Megadeth) and bassists Ron McGovney, Cliff Burton and Jason Newsted are former members of the band.

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Orlando Citrus Bowl in Orlando, US


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Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, US


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SunTrust Park in Atlanta, US


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Comerica Park in Detroit, US


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Plains Of Abraham in Quebec City, Canada


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Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada


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Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada



Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada


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Rose Bowl in Pasadena, US

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Metallica in the News

James Hetfield: Metallica Don't Pick Supporting Acts Based on Who Is 'Hot Right Now'

Rather than just packaging together metal's hottest bands, Metallica's James Hetfield explains the band has a different way of selecting their opening acts. Continue reading…

via Loudwire at June 24, 2017

Metallica's Lars Ulrich Names His Top 15 Hard Rock + Metal Albums

Get a sense of Lars Ulrich's musical taste through the years as he picks his favorite hard rock and metal albums. Continue reading…

via Loudwire at June 23, 2017

See Metallica's Lars Ulrich Talk Rolling Stone's Metal List

via Rolling Stone at June 23, 2017

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