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  1. 10 Greatest Original Lineups in Rock + MetalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... on this list wasn't the band's best, but still legendary. Metallica , for example, started with James Hetfield , Lars Ulrich , Dave Mustaine and Ron McGovney. Metallica has certainly employed greater bassists since McGovney's exit, but to many, Dave ...

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  2. 32 Years Ago, Metallica Releases 'Ride The Lightning'Read the original story

    Wednesday | WAAF-FM Brighton

    After Metallica released Kill 'Em All July 25th, 1983, they set the bar high not only for themselves, but for their colleagues as well. With bands like Slayer, Anthrax and Exodus hot on their tails with new albums of their own, Metallica took the next step forward to stay ahead of the competition, let alone of all rock bands with the release of Ride The Lighting on July 27th, 1984.

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  3. This Is What Would Sound Like If Lars Played In Slipknot And Joey Jordison Played In Metallica [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In two of his recent videos, drummer Josh Steffen shared a pretty accurate take on what would it sound like if Lars Ulrich and Joey Jordison swapped places. In the clips, the musician rocked Slipknot 's " Psychosocial " with Ulrich's signature drum style , and also presented " ...And Justice for All " in Joey's style.

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  4. Concert preview: Korn now the old souls of nA1 4-metalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... el performance. Twenty-two years in the business hasn't softened Munky's edge to the point that he now resembles Lars Ulrich discussing his fine-art collection.

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  5. Here's What Megadeth's 'Symphony' Would Sound Like If Lars Played Drums On It [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Drummer Josh Steffen presented a funny little clip driven by the idea of what would Megadeth classic " Symphony of Destruction " sound like if Metallica 's Lars Ulrich played drums on it. From facial expressions to the playing itself, the man did an impressive job in imitating Lars.

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  6. Meowtallica Isn't The Metallica/Kitty Mash Up We Deserve, But It's The One We Need [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... oh, and it's an infomercial. Sounds weird. It is. Check it out below! In recent Metallica news, drummer Lars Ulrich recently responded to reports that the band had planned to fire him back in 1986 , saying that he'd not been aware of it at the time: ...

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  7. Introducing Meowtallica, An All-Cats Remix of Metallica's Classic SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Billboard

    ... '90s TV infomercial, which you can watch below. For an update on actual Metallica music, check out our story on Lars Ulrich saying the new album will be finished this summer.

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  8. Lars Finds Out Metallica Planned To Fire Him In 1986, Reacts [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich was recently asked to comment on the band's plans to fire him back in 1986. This story originally began circulating as a rumor from Dave Mustaine , and was then confirmed by Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian , and more importantly by Kirk Hammett , who said that around '86, the gang was quite unpleased with Lars.

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  9. Red Hot Chili Peppers Mistaken for Metallica in Belarus, Forced to Sign Metallica MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... ca this year. Television host and narrator Mike Rowe, after consuming a few mimosas, confused James Hetfield for Lars Ulrich after a happenstance run-in. He issued a lengthy apology riddled with small, humorous anecdotes as he explained the mix-up.

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  10. Lars Ulrich Admits He Didn't Know Metallica Considered Firing HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has had to develop a pretty thick skin over the years - and he had it back on display during a recent interview with Metal Forces , in which he discussed the band's secret, short-lived plan to fire him in the '80s. "It's certainly not something that I was ever aware of," Ulrich admitted.

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  11. Lars Ulrich: New Metallica Album Will Sound Raw, And NOT Overproduced [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Chatting with the US Library of Congress regarding their induction of "Master" into the permanent registry, Lars also talked about what the new album will sound like. He said: "Obviously 'Master' has resonated with not only the Library, but with fans and critics.

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  12. Metallica's 10th Studio Album Reportedly Set to Arrive in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... what we do. We love playing, and the next album is exactly what it's supposed to be, so we're excited about it." Lars Ulrich also promised Metal Forces that the record will be recorded, mixed and mastered this summer, attributing any foreseeable ...

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  13. Metallica drummer says he was not aware of 1986 plan to fire himRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | KPNT-FM Saint Louis

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich told Metal Forces that he was unaware of a plan to throw him out of the band back in 1986. The long-running rumor was confirmed last November by guitarist Kirk Hammett in an interview with an Albany, New York radio station.

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  14. NewsMetallica's new album reported to be coming later this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | NME

    ... last album 'Death Magnetic', the longest gap between studio albums in the band's history. Metallica's drummer Lars Ulrich recently suggested that family commitments had made finding time to record more difficult. "I think what's happened is our ...

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  15. Metallica's much anticipated new album release date setRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Metallica 's new album is fast approaching - and, according to a German newspaper, the exact release date could finally be here, Gigwise said. Back in April, the band's drummer, Lars Ulrich, confirmed that the band's first album in 8 years - the follow-up to 2008's Death Magnetic - was "pretty close."

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  16. Metallica's New Album Will Reportedly Drop On October 14 [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... the date, but it is in keeping with the band's claims of a Fall release. In other Metallica news, drummer Lars Ulrich recently revealed that he struggles to listen to the band's classic 1986 album, " Master of Puppets ," because he thinks it's too ...

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  17. Lars Ulrich Was Unaware of Metallica's Apparent Plans to Fire Him in 1986Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WWBN-FM Burton

    In the fall of 2014, Scott Ian 's book I'm the Man was released and fans immediately latched on to one of the juiciest bits where the Anthrax guitarist recalled a time where he was told by members of Metallica that the band had plans to fire drummer Lars Ulrich back in 1986. Last year, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett admitted that the idea of firing Ulrich had been discussed at some point.

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  18. Lars Says He Didn't Know Metallica Thought About Firing HimRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WBOS-FM Boston

    Part of Metallica lore includes the rumor that the band were close to kicking Lars Ulrich out of the band in 1986, and said rumor garnered more attention as of late with Scott Ian writing about it in his 2014 book I'm The Man and Kirk Hammett confirming it in an interview in November 2015 with PYX 106 . Turns out, Lars was completely unaware of his potential axing until now.

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  19. Lars Ulrich Didn't Know He Was Almost Fired From MetallicaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    Back in 2009, former Metallica guitarist and Megadeth founder Dave Mustaine said in a Rolling Stone interview that there was a point in Metallica's history where there was a plan to get drummer Lars Ulrich fired from the band. That rumor was later fueled by Anthrax 's Scott Ian 's memoir, "I'm The Man: The Story Of That Guy From Anthrax" who also touched down on the topic.

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  20. James Hetfield: Who's To Blame For Metallica's 'Load' Image [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... and that's what came up." Admitting that loads of backlash the record caused caught him by surprise, drummer Lars Ulrich added: "The whole thing with the haircuts and all that was obviously nonsense because you know, Jason cut his hair on the ' ...

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