Metallica to release 27 albums before the end of this year

2014-09-19 13:47

Metallica will release a staggering 27 live albums - one of every show they've played this year - before the end of 2014.

Metallica are Beliebers?

2013-10-31 22:00

Heavy Metal band Metallica are fans of Justin Bieber after he was filmed backstage humming to one of their songs.

Metallica's 'intense' Comic-Con reveal

2013-07-22 14:01

A riot in the streets, a public hanging, bloody handprints, car crashes, a police officer being drowned and giant coffins above the stage — Metallica Through The Never is not your average concert film.

Metallica JHB transport info released

2013-04-26 14:09

Metrorail has announced that it will be running Park & Ride facilities to transport fans to the Metallica concert at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.

Metallica opening acts announced

2013-04-17 12:58

5FM and MK have announced that Van Coke Kartel, Pestroy and Chromium will be the opening acts for Metallica's South African tour.

Metallica venue change: April Fools?

2013-04-03 14:47

These Channel24 users are unhappy with the change of venue for Metallica's Cape Town show as some of them are travelling very far to make it to the concert.

Another botch up by Big Concerts

2013-04-03 09:59

Once again Big Concerts have managed to make a botch up of another tour to South Africa. How can you 3 weeks before a show, decide to change the venue and the dates.

Metallica was money well spent

2012-11-21 14:22

Although there were a few problems, like not enough food and drinks stalls, it was money well spent to see Metallica live at Coke Fest in 2006, says this Channel24 user.

Metallica was epic at Coke Fest 2006

2012-11-21 13:36

Metallica will be returning to SA in April 2013, seven years after their performance at the 2006 Coke Fest. This Channel24 user shares his Metallica experience.

Metallica to perform in SA

2012-11-19 16:28

Big Concerts has announced that US heavy metal band Metallica will be performing in South Africa in April 2013.

Metallica working on 3D film

2012-01-10 14:46

Metallica have announced that they're working on a self-financed 3D concert film for release in summer 2013.

Metallica release new anniversary EP

2011-12-13 21:15

Metallica have released a new four track EP, Beyond Magnetic, in celebration of their 30th anniversary.

Metallica announces Lulu release

2011-08-23 14:50

Metallica are set to release their collaborative album with Lou Reed, titled Lulu.

Metallica named most influential band

2011-06-01 20:00

Metallica have been voted the best rock group of the last 30 years in a poll by Kerrang! magazine.


Metallica release first new song in 6 years! Listen to it here!

2014-06-21 11:00

Metallica have released a new song ahead of their headline set at Glastonbury festival next week.

Jakarta governor gives up Metallica guitar

2013-05-07 11:40

The heavy metal-loving governor of Indonesian capital Jakarta has surrendered a guitar that was a gift from US band Metallica to anti-corruption authorities, an official have said.

Curbing Our Enthusiasm

2013-04-17 15:46

Channel24 have done a thorough audit of just where our heads are at as we take a look at the major live concerts due for SA this year - and found some upcoming events wanting.

Metallica venue change: Good and bad

2013-04-04 14:14

These Channel24 users differ in their opinions on Metallica's venue change in Cape Town, with some saying it will be a more intense experience and others saying it's going to cost them more money.

Velodrome is a 2nd class concert venue

2013-04-03 14:25

Considering the Velodrome is being torn down in a few months or so, I consider it a second class concert venue, has not been maintained in months if not years!! Bad parking, no MyCiti, cramped bathrooms, need I go on?

Metallica CT show changes venue

2013-04-03 08:56

Big Concerts has announced that the Cape Town venue for Metallica has changed and that they will now be performing two Cape Town shows instead of just one.

Metallica bring people together

2012-11-21 13:48

Metallica give something that is above and beyond age groups, colour, ethnicity, wealth and success...they bring people together, says this Channel24 user.

I'll see Metallica again... and again

2012-11-20 10:05

Metallica will be returning to SA in April 2013, seven years after their performance at the 2006 Coke Fest. One Channel24 user looks back at his first Metallica experience.

Next band to tour SA: Metallica?

2012-11-19 13:19

Ahead of Big Concert's announcement, a South African music website has reported that it is US heavy metal band Metallica that will be touring SA in April 2013.

Metallica singer throws stones at media

2011-12-30 20:03

Metallica lead singer James Hetfield hurled stones at photographers taking pictures of him in an ice-cream parlor at a chic Uruguayan resort.

Metallica gig organisers arrested

2011-10-31 07:28

Police said they have arrested the organisers of a Metallica concert in India where violence erupted after the event was cancelled at the last-minute.

Metallica unveil anniversary shows

2011-07-29 12:58

Metallica have announced four exclusive gigs in San Francisco in December to commemorate their 30th anniversary.

Metallica rocks Latin America

2010-01-31 21:28

US heavy metal band Metallica belted out new and old songs from its three-decade career in concerts in Brazil on the weekend, halfway through a Latin America tour.

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