Metallica to release box set of all live performances from 2014

Metallica are to release a box set of 27 live albums, all of which have been recorded this year. Rolling Stone reports that the albums will be released in batches of three every Monday until the end of the year and can be purchased through The box set of all 27 performances will be released in December.

Metallica: “Glastonbury is the one festival eluding us”

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has said the band would love to play Glastonbury Festival, saying they are "ready to go" as and when Michael Eavis needs them.

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich: ‘Lou Reed found ‘Lulu’ criticism difficult’

Metallica's Lars Ulrich has revealed that Lou Reed found the criticism of their 'Lulu' collaboration "difficult" to take. Veteran rocker Reed teamed up with the metal legends to release the album, which is based around German dramatist Frank Wedekind's 1913 play about the life of an abused dancer, in October last year. He later claimed that Metallica fans had threatened to shoot him because they had been so unhappy about the LP.

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