Metallica Announce Collaboration With Dogtown Skateboards

Metallica have joined forces with Dogtown Skateboards to create a new limited edition skateboard deck and t-shirt inspired by 1980’s Dogtown and Metallica skateboard shapes and graphics. You can purchase those HERE. The board shape and airbrush paint were designed by Jim “Red Dog” Muir, the older brother of Mike Muir (Suicidal Tendencies), and they were produced by Professor Schmitt at PS STIX. The art was also blended by Sean Cliver.


Metallica Share Official Footage Of “The Unforgiven” From November 2018 Acoustic Show

Metallica have shared official footage of “The Unforgiven” from their special November 3, 2018 acoustic show at the Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA. That concert and charity auction raised over $1.3 million for the group’s All Within My Hands foundation. The set was also released as a limited edition vinyl, titled “Helping Hands…Live & Acoustic At The Masonic,” back in February. The latest clip from the concert arrives on the same day as the group’s second annual day of service (May 22).

Nominees Announced For 2019 Kerrang! Awards

The nominees have been revealed for the 2019 Kerrang! Awards. You can check those out below and vote for your favorites HERE. The ceremony will be held on June 19 (location TBA).


Best British Breakthrough Act:

1. Yonaka
3. Scarlxrd
4. Svalbard
5. Black Peaks

Best International Breakthrough Act:

1. Vein
2. The Interrupters
4. Simple Creatures
5. Angel Du$t

Best Song:

1. FEVER 333 – “Burn It”
2. Slipknot – “All Out Life”
3. Rammstein – “Deutschland”
4. While She Sleeps – “ANTI-SOCIAL”
5. Frank Iero – “Young And Doomed”

Best Album:

1. Architects – “Holy Hell”
2. Bring Me The Horizon – “amo”
3. Ghost – “Prequelle”
4. Behemoth – “I Loved You At Your Darkest”
5. Greta Van Fleet – “Anthem Of The Peaceful Army”

Best British Live Act:

1. Architects
2. Employed To Serve
3. Frank Carter And The Rattlesnakes
4. Enter Shikari
5. Don Broco

Best International Live Act:

1. FEVER 333
2. Metallica
3. Parkway Drive
4. Ghost
5. Mastodon

Best British Act:

1. Architects
2. Enter Shikari
3. Bring Me The Horizon
4. Iron Maiden
5. Biffy Clyro

Best International Act:

1. Slipknot
2. Foo Fighters
3. Metallica
4. Panic! At The Disco
5. Rammstein

Watch Metallica’s Robert Trujillo & Kirk Hammett Cover Johnny Hallyday’s “Ma Gueule” In Paris

During Metallica’s May 12 show in Paris, France, Robert Trujillo and Kirk Hammett performed a live cover of Johnny Hallyday’s “Ma Gueule” as part of their “doodle” segment. You can see footage of that below: