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Grammys Offer Apology to Metallica For Mic Issues, Theorize Onstage Extra Kicked Out Cable
Along with the apology, a longtime Grammy producer theorized that one of the extras onstage kicked a cable, causing James Hetfield’s mic to go dead.
Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Says James Hetfield Was ‘Livid’ After Grammys Mishap: ‘I Haven’t S…
A few days after Metallica’s ill-fated Grammys performance with Lady Gaga, drummer Lars Ulrich has gone into detail on how pissed off James Hetfield really was.
Metallica + Lady Gaga Rock ‘Moth Into Flame’ at Grammy Awards, Grammys Forget to Turn on J…
James Hetfield looked to be furious after the Grammys forgot to turn on his mic during Metallica's performance of 'Moth Into Flame' with Lady Gaga.
Grammy House Band Plays Metallica’s ‘Master of Puppets’ After Megadeth’s Best Metal Perfor…
In a somewhat awkward turn of events, the Grammy house band played Metallica’s 'Master of Puppets' as Megadeth walked down the aisle to accept their award.
Maynard James Keenan: People Who Marginalize Muslims for ‘Archaic’ Views Are Hypocrites
Maynard James Keenan explains how marginalizing Muslims for their 'archaic' views is an archaic viewpoint in itself.
Steven Adler Wants Guns N’ Roses ‘Appetite’ Lineup to Reunite, Thinks Rock ‘N’ Roll May Be…
Former Guns N’ Roses drummer Steven Adler recently took part in a Reddit AMA where he completely opened up about GN’R’s past and present.
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Get ready for one of the biggest tours of 2017, as Deftones and Rise Against are hitting the road together.