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  1. Metallica Producer Flemming Rasmussen: 'Jason Newsted Was Technically ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... and he told us that the decision to practically get rid of bass guitar on the album was pretty much entirely Lars Ulrich's decision. Steve said, "We had to get the drum sound up the way he had it. I wasn't a fan of it. So now he goes, 'See the bass ...


  2. Relive Napster's Glory Days in New Doc on 2000sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | RollingStone

    ... walking into a Tower Records and basically stealing a Metallica CD and walking out with it," Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich says of Napster in an archival interview. In the span of just seven months, Napster membership jumped from 1 million to 30 ...


  3. Lars Ulrich Wanted Free Skis From Snow-wear DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 |

    The Enter Sandman hitmakers revealed in February that they had teamed up with designers at Armada Skis to create their own line of equipment and cold-weather clothing, including windbreaker jackets and gloves. Now drummer Ulrich has opened up about the merchandising deal, revealing the main attraction was impressing his children and getting his hands on some free skis.


  4. Ulrich wanted free skisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KRNV-TV Reno

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich only agreed to endorse a range of snow gear so he could get some free skis. Metallica revealed in February that they had teamed up with designers at Armada Skis to create their own line of equipment and cold-weather clothing, including windbreaker jackets and gloves.


  5. BlogWho Came Dressed As A Penis? Who Nicked All The Guest List...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | NME

    ... Burgess was declaring his undying devotion to Catfish and asking for a photo with Justin Young of The Vaccines. Lars Ulrich, having presumably got lost trying to find his way offsite last year and spent the last twelve months in the cow barn, was ...


  6. The Libertines performed secret Glasto gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 |

    The London-based band took to The Pyramid Stage - which had simply read 'To Be Announced' to fill the gap left vacant when Florence + The Machine was pushed up to the headline slot to replace the injured Dave Grohl 's Foo Fighters . The gig had been kept a secret until 8.23pm, when a banner, featuring the cover of the band's 2002 debut album 'Up The Bracket' was hoisted above the video screen at the rear of the stage, and the band, led by Pete Doherty , arrived to a huge roar from the crowd, which included Metallica 's Lars Ulrich and Florence Welch .


  7. Celebrities Conquer Cannes 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... 2015 at theCannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in Cannes, France. Metallica drummer and co-founder Lars Ulrich speaks during the "Music & branding moving 'at the speed of culture'" panel at the Cannes Lions International Festival of ...


  8. Metallica Laying Low On 35th AnniversaryRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WBOS-FM Boston

    The group did hold an extensive celebration during 2011 to celebrate its 30th, with guest-filled fan club shows in San Francisco, but drummer Lars Ulrich tells Billboard he expects the 35th to be a more sedate affair: "When you've been a band as long as we have, you can find an anniversary in anythingYou've got to be careful. You don't wave the flag continuously for old laurels, things you've done in the past.


  9. Metallica's Lars Ulrich Talks Streaming Services + Being in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Back in the early 2000s, Lars Ulrich was one of the loudest voices speaking out against streaming music site Napster. Metallica wouldn't even sell their music via pay-to-download site iTunes until 2006 .


  10. Lars Ulrich On Metallica's Relationship With Spotify: 'We Align...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 |

    In a new interview, Lars Ulrich has spoken about Metallica 's changing attitudes towards digital distribution of music over the years. The band, who infamously sued Napster in 2000, have made their music available on Spotify in recent years, and their catalog is now on Apple Music .


  11. Why The Man Who Destroyed Napster Supports Apple MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Boy Genius

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich can certainly appreciate the importance of looking out for the interests of artists. Back in April of 2000, Ulrich spearheaded a monumental lawsuit against Napster, setting into motion a chain of events that would eventually allow Apple to enter and ultimately dominate the music industry with the one-two punch that was the iPod and the iTunes Music Store.


  12. Metallica Throws Their Support Behind Apple MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Ubergizmo

    ... do not like Apple Music or streaming services in general, there are some that do, such as Metallica's drummer Lars Ulrich was claims that he feels "safe" with Apple Music . Speaking at the Cannes Lions creativity festival, Ulrich pretty much throws ...


  13. How Taylor Swift Transcended Lars Ulrich Status In Her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Billboard

    ... comes from a superstar griping over money issues generated from new technology -- or, simply put, becoming the Lars Ulrich of a new generation. Quick history lesson: 15 years ago, Ulrich and the rest of Metallica filed a copyright infringement ...


  14. Taylor Swift: Music Industry Savior Or Hypocrite?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Fast Company

    ... with Pandora's traditional counterparts. Others have likened Swift's rant against Apple to the Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich's famous campaign against Napster 15 years, a comparison that either paints Swift as a Luddite or Ulrich as a visionary, ...


  15. What Would Metallica Sound Like Without Lars: Listen To 'Orion' With...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 |

    Drummer Samus Paulicelli , known around YouTube as 66Samus , recently presented a neat clip in which he aimed to demonstrate what would Metallica sound like without drummer Lars Ulrich . Samus took the band's classic instrumental " Orion " and replaced Lars' tracks with a MIDI controller featuring Toontrack samples made by renowned metal producer Andy Sneap .


  16. Metallica's Lars Ulrich 'feels safe' with Apple MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Cult of Mac Blog

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has had some issues with music platforms in the past, but when it comes to Apple Music, he's completely on board. The outspoken musician spoke at creativity festival Cannes Lions and declared his complete approval of how Apple is handling its upcoming streaming service.


  17. How is Taylor Swift's rant any different from Lars's comments?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... first cut and thought that the royalties from that would get them out of debt." All well and good. But you know, Lars Ulrich did say the same thing to Congress 15 years ago about Napster. He also pointed out that Metallica make good money but the ...


  18. Metallica's Lars Ulrich on Apple Music: 'I feel very safe with them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | VentureBeat

    Apple may be getting kicked in the face by pop singer Taylor Swift, but it's getting nothing but hugs from heavy metal giant Metallica. During an interview today at Cannes Lions, the international marketing and advertising conference, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said he and his bandmates are excited about the upcoming launch of Apple's new streaming service, dubbed Apple Music, next week.


  19. Justin Bieber Enrages Metal Community By Wearing A Metallica T-Shirt [News]Read the original story

    Monday Jun 22 |

    ... branding themselves "Beliebers." Frontman James Hetfield told Q Magazine , "Are we Beliebers? Yes," with drummer Lars Ulrich adding: "Is it possible to have respect for him without being a Belieber? I think the kid's really talented and obviously to ...


  20. Metallica perform US national anthem at NBA Finals basketball game - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | NME

    ... anthem at the San Francisco Giants baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels at AT&T Park last month. Drummer Lars Ulrich also threw the ceremonial first pitch at the event. Watch Hetfield and Hammett performing at the NBA Finals game below. ...