Metallica has been doing the film festival circuit (and even played at San Diego’s ComicCon) promoting their cinematic event. This isn’t supposed to be just a Metallica concert film. There’s a narrative.
“For all those that didn’t get to see Kill ‘Em All, Master of Puppets, we have all those props and there’s a story line to give it longer legs so it’s just not a concert footage film.”
As far as concert films go, if it isn’t the most beautifully shot one of all time, it’s close. You actually do feel like you’re onstage with the band. But – ostensibly – this isn’t supposed to be just a Metallica concert film. There’s a narrative.
This is Metallica in 1993. The pioneering, American Heavy Metal band had just finished a long co-headling stadium tour with Guns N’ Roses in which frontman James Hetfield was torched during a performance accidentally thanks to some faulty pyrotechnics. The group’s […]
Country music superstar Eric Church introduced himself to rock fans a few years back via his song “Springsteen,” which named dropped several songs from, well, Bruce Springsteen. Since then, he’s also played Metallica‘s Orion Festival […]
Metallica will peel off the music from their forthcoming 3-D feature film, Metallica Through The Never, and release it as a stand-alone two disc set on September 24, just days before the movie hits IMAX theaters nationwide.
In 1983 the heavy metal scene was flourishing on the Sunset Strip. 382 miles north of L.A. in San Francisco, there was Metallica.
On the cusp of the thirty-year anniversary of their debut album, Kill ‘Em All, Metallica was doing something they’d probably never even dreamed about, back when they were touring in a van. The foursome was […]
The world’s largest comic book and entertainment convention will receive a healthy dose of hard rock in the form of advance film clips and a live performance at a secret location.
Metallica’s Orion Music and More Festival took over Detroit’s Belle Isle over the weekend. The festival, which had its inaugural year last summer in Atlantic City, signed a three year deal with Motor City, and […]