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  1. Shawn Drover: Lars Ulrich Was 100% Right About Napster [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    In a new interview, former Megadeth and current Act of Defiance drummer Shawn Drover has stated that Metallica 's Lars Ulrich was right to sue Napster in the early 2000s. Talking with Metal Brainiac about the current landscape for metal bands, he stated that the scene was the best it has been since the 1980s "from an artistic perspective."


  2. Metallica round off Leeds FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | York Press

    At the arena where The Libertines and Mumford and Sons had gone before them over the festival's previous two days, the Enter Sandman band played their collection of hits dating back to the early 80s. The band formed in 1981 after guitarist James Hetfield responded to an advert posted by drummer Lars Ulrich in a newspaper.


  3. Leeds Festival 2016 tickets set to go on saleRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... inch of the stage was used with the band even bringing up selected audience members to rock out behind drummer Lars Ulrich. "Metallica brought us the largest production in the history of the festivals, whilst Mumford & Sons and The Libertines proved ...


  4. Metallica finale puts a golden sheen on Leeds FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... inch of the stage was used with the band even bringing up selected audience members to rock out behind drummer Lars Ulrich. Taking the stage to the sounds of The Ecstasy of Gold , known to most as the music from the film The Good, The Bad and the ...


  5. MTV Awards director dishes backstage secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... - providing Toffler with what he said were some of his proudest moments as producer. In 2000, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich skewered file-sharing site Napster in a skit. The show has included moving tributes to Michael Jackson, Princess Diana and ...


  6. TV picks for today Saturday August 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... Scottish band Franz Ferdinand and the American band Sparks - who announced their formation earlier this year. Lars Ulrich, James Hetfield and the rest of the Metallica lads return to the Reading Festival, the final British outdoor jamboree of the ...


  7. NewsRoyal Blood promise special surprise for Reading And Leeds FestivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NME

    ... pulled me down!" Royal Blood will be playing on the same day as their new friends Metallica. Metallica 's Lars Ulrich joined Royal Blood live onstage during their gig in San Francisco in April of this year, playing set-closer 'Out Of The Black' ...


  8. Reading Festival slot for 12-year-oldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Newsday

    ... film on YouTube of them performing the Metallica classic hit at the Bucklebury Beer Festival. Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said in the video : "You guys rock! You guys are cool, maybe one day we can work something out and open up for you all if ...


  9. Dave Mustaine Says He Would Not Re-Join Metallica If He Was Asked [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    Dave Mustaine has been very active on Twitter over the past few days, responding to a number of posts from Megadeth fans in a Q and A. Inevitably, questions of Mustaine's time in Metallica came up, as well as whether he would consider re-joining the bay-area thrashers. As NME notes, Mustaine stated that while he would be "honored" if asked to reunite with his former band, he would not do it: In the session, he also dodged a question about the possibility of a one-off collaboration with Lars Ulrich and James Hetfield : " @BlueandGold94 : @DaveMustaine if James or Lars asked you to help collaborate or write or record a song together would you do it?" nice try.


  10. Dave Mustaine Would Reject The Chance to Play With Metallica AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    ... this day. After being fired, he and bassist David Ellefson moved on to form Megadeth. When asked about drummer Lars Ulrich whom Mustaine had a tense relationship with, described him as a "friend." " @BlueandGold94 : @DaveMustaine if James or Lars ...


  11. NewsMegadeth's Dave Mustaine says he would reject chance to rejoin MetallicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | NME

    ... if asked. Mustaine replied: "I would be honoured [to be asked], but I would not." He later described drummer Lars Ulrich, who he has experienced tense relations with in the past, as a "friend". Mustaine also again dodged a question of a possible ...


  12. Why hasn't piracy killed artists' incomes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | TeleRead

    15 years ago, during the height of the Napster hearings, Lars Ulrich testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee of his concerns that Napster was going to set off a "creative apocalypse." How were people going to afford to be able to continue ...


  13. Rob Trujillo: 'Metallica Arrangements Are More In Tune With Jazz Than Rock' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 |

    ... it special." He went on to note that the jazz connection also applied to Metallica, particularly for drummer Lars Ulrich : "Now, if you wanna apply that to Metallica, you can, actually. Lars Ulrich is not a jazz drummer, but he grew up listening to ...


  14. Metallica Reading Festival show to be biggest in festival historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Get Reading

    ... massive LED lighting rig, screens all over the stage and a huge pyrotechnics display." Formed in 1981 by drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, Metallica have become one of the most influential and commercially successful ...


  15. Lars Being Cool: How Young Metallica Drummer Traveled Across The Ocean To See An Obscure Band [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 |

    Here's a little something from the archives: way back in the day, briefly before Metallica was formed, drummer Lars Ulrich was a bit fanatic about his favorite bands, and on one occasion, he traveled across the Atlantic just to see an underground NWOBHM band Diamond Head . Although Diamond Head are fairly well-known these days as Metallica's major influence, back then they were only a minor band playing small clubs with a single album under their belt.


  16. The creative apocalypse that didn't happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | MetaFilter

    What really caught my eye in that piece was the quote from Lars Ulrich regarding how much is involved in producing a record: "All the jobs I just talked about will be lost, and the diverse voices of the artists will disappear.'


  17. "Mission to Lars" Documentary Hitting Select Theaters and On DemandRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    ... diagnosed with a form of autism called Fragile X Syndrome. It has been Tom's dream to meet Metallica's drummer Lars Ulrich. With the help of his siblings, Kate (a journalist) and Tom (a filmmaker) they create a documentary surrounding his ...


  18. 'Mission To Lars' Set For US Cinema Release [News]Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 |

    Acclaimed documentary " Mission to Lars " is set for a limited US cinema release and will also be made available via on demand services. The 2012 British film follows journalist Kate Spicer as she tries to make her brother Tom 's dream of meeting Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich come true.


  19. Mission To Lars' Doc Available in North America September 25thRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WBOS-FM Boston

    The critically acclaimed documentary Mission To Lars will be coming to North America for a limited release and on VOD starting September 25th. For those who haven't heard of the U.K. film, Mission To Lars chronicles the story of Tom Spicer , a man with a form of autism called Fragile X Syndrome, who with the help of his sister Kate and brother William set out on a quest to fulfill his dream of meeting Lars Ulrich .


  20. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Q104.5

    It's called Uneasy Rider - The Talented Mr. Blackmore , set for release in October with Richie's full blessing There's Purple bassist Roger Glover , former Purple members David Coverdale and Glenn Hughes , Toto 's Steve Lukather , Brian May , Gene Simmons , Lars Ulrich , Phil Collen , Ian Anderson and many others.