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Creeping Death needs little introduction to any fan of Metallica or fan of heavy metal. The only single released off of the masterpiece that is Ride The Lightning, Creeping Death is 6 and a half minutes long, is pure thrash metal and is a real fan favourite. 314 more words
Wow! What a well researched book this is. This is the second book taking you from the years 1991 all the way to present 2014. Writers Paul Brannigan and Ian Windwood were present at a lot of Metallica’s most famous moments and have a tremendous collection of interviews with all the members of the band. 228 more words
Today’s Question: Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett celebrates his 52nd birthday today (November 18th).
Hammett just made his first official, non-demo recording with the group he was in prior to Metallica this year, guesting on a cut on their recently released album. 316 more words
Today, November 18th (aside from being my nephew’s and a close friend’s birthday), is the 52nd birthday of Metallica’s lead guitarist Kirk Hammett. While memories of his exquisite mastery of his craft flood my mind, I am immediately brought back to the first song featuring his guitar prowess…”Creeping Death” from before they went commercial. 209 more words
Good friendly violent fun
Bay Area thrash metal pioneers Exodus are back in 2014 with new long-player Blood In Blood Out. This band have ploughed through 30 years of adversity, trends, line-up changes and even the death of original vocalist Paul Baloff in 2002 to bring us this, the tenth Exodus studio album – and it doesn’t disappoint. 614 more words