Metallica Polls

Casting a Metallica Movie
Metallica may have made the documentary 'Some Kind of Monster' and the band may be currently hard at work on their own 3D concert film, but what if a biographical feature film was made about the band's career? There is no doubt that Metallica are metal icons, so the individuals portraying them would…
Revisiting 'Garage Days'
Five songs make up Metallica's 1987's 'The $5.98 E.P.: Garage Days Re-Revisited.' These five songs are not 'Tallica originals, but instead they are cover tunes from some of the band's favorite musical groups. Ranging from Diamond Head and Holocaust to Killing Joke and Budgie, not to mention the one …
Favorite 'Master' Track
March 3, 1986 is a day that will forever be a special holiday for Metallica fans across the world. On that day, the legendary rock band released their third studio album, 'Master of Puppets,' and took their heavy music and dark lyrics to a whole new level...
Favorite 'ReLoad' Track
On Nov. 18, 2012, Metallica fans celebrated the 15th anniversary of the release of 'ReLoad.' As the band's seventh studio album, 'ReLoad' has delivered memorable hits like 'The Unforgiven II,' 'The Memory Remains' and most notably, 'Fuel...
Best 'Kill 'Em All' Song - Readers Poll
Released on July 25, 1983, Metallica's 'Kill 'Em All' was not an immediate commercial success. However, it did break new ground for the genre of thrash metal. Nearly 30 years later, 'Kill 'Em All' has become a staple in metal fans' collections across the globe…
'Whiplash' vs. 'Jump in the Fire'
Metallica's debut album, 'Kill 'Em All,' hit storeshelves on July 25, 1983. It would lay the foundation for the future of the band's success, both as a thrash metal band and as one of the biggest acts in the history of music. Recently, songs like 'Seek & Destroy' and 'Hit the Lights' have become…
Hammett's Six Strings
Kirk Hammett has so many beautiful guitars. While he plays everything from Gibson Les Pauls to Jackson Flying Vs, his collection of axes stands out when he picks up his ESP custom guitars. So it should come as no surprise to anyone that his custom guitars display his other passion besides Metallica:…
'Load' vs. 'ReLoad'
Being released less than two years apart, Metallica's 'Load' and 'ReLoad' have become two defining albums for the rock band. They aren't considered defining because of the millions of records they sold or the awards they won, but more because of the new sound and image …
Slappa Da Bass
A position that is sometimes overlooked in other bands, the role of bassist in Metallica has had quite a hectic history. From dealing with the death of one bassist to the quitting of a couple others, Metallica have overcome certain obstacles many bands never have to face...
Best 'Magnetic'
On Sept. 12, 2008, Metallica released their ninth studio album, 'Death Magnetic.' Produced by Rick Rubin, the band returned to their thrash roots with this album after releasing the highly controversial 'St. Anger' five years earlier. Regardless of your opinion on that album, one thing was for certa…

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