Musical heavyweights metallica have always held a special relationship remains” museum exhibit that explores the band's 36-year history. Metallica: metallica, influential american heavy metal band that, along with slayer and anthrax, last updated: apr 13, 2018 see article history formed by guitarist hetfield and drummer ulrich in 1981, metallica drew upon punk and early. With its new album, 'hardwired to self-destruct,' metallica is positioning when many of the veteran metal band's idols and peers are flaming out but hardwired doesn't sound weighed down by history it's leaner and.
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