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Kevin RC Wilson, Loudwire

Metallica’s James Hetfield Names His Favorite Thrash Bands Outside the Big Four, Sends Loving Message to Cliff Burton

Metallica frontman James Hetfield spoke about his favorite non-Big Four thrash bands and what he’d say to Cliff Burton if possible.

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WIlson Lee Photography
WIlson Lee Photography

Metal Allegiance Honor Metallica’s Cliff Burton + Late Bassist’s Father Before Launching Into ‘Seek & Destroy’

The all-star band performed Metallica’s 'Seek & Destroy' after inviting the father of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, Ray Burton, onto the stage.

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WIlson Lee Photography
WIlson Lee Photography

Metal Allegiance Perform Metallica’s ‘Disposable Heroes’ in Honor of Cliff Burton

At Metal Allegiance‘s show in Anaheim, Calif., on Jan. 20, one of the highlights was a rendition of Metallica's "Disposable Heroes" in honor of Cliff Burton.

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WIlson Lee Photography
WIlson Lee Photography

Ray Burton Joins Metal Allegiance Onstage To Pay Tribute to Metallica’s Cliff Burton

Metal Allegiance were joined onstage by Cliff Burton's father, Ray, prior to playing 'Disposable Heroes' in the late bassist's honor.

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Ian Gavan / Fin-Costello - Redferns, Getty Images
Ian Gavan / Fin-Costello - Redferns, Getty Images

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Reveals What Bands Cliff Burton Listened to on Tour Bus

Guesting on the 'Talk Is Jericho' podcast, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich revealed which albums Cliff Burton used to play on the tour tour bus.

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Ian Gavan, Getty Images / Fin-Costello / Redferns, Getty Images
Ian Gavan, Getty Images / Fin-Costello / Redferns, Getty Images

Metallica’s Robert Trujillo Wrote Bass Part on New Album as ‘Tip of the Hat’ to Cliff Burton

Robert Trujillo paid tribute to deceased Metallica bassist Cliff Burton on a song off the band's new record, 'Hardwired... To Self-Destruct.'

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Christopher Polk, Getty Images
Christopher Polk, Getty Images

James Hetfield: Cliff Burton Would Have Shown ‘Resistance’ to Metallica’s 1990s Albums

In a new interview, James Hetfield reflected on Metallica's '90s period, revealing he doesn't feel late bassist Cliff Burton would have enjoyed the direction.

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Fin Costello/Redferns, Getty Images

30 Years Ago: Metallica Bassist Cliff Burton Dies in Tragic Bus Crash

On Sept. 27, 1986, Metallica's Cliff Burton was killed in a bus crash.

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Ex-Megadeth Guitarist Chris Poland Recalls Dave Mustaine’s Reaction to Death of Cliff Burton

In an interview, Chris Poland reflects on the 'Peace Sells' album and shares a bit about Dave Mustaine's reaction to the death of former bandmate Cliff Burton.

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YouTube: Metallica TV
YouTube: Metallica TV

Cliff Burton’s Father Opens Up ‘Metallica: Back to the Front’ Photo Book

Cliff Burton's father, Ray, flips through the forthcoming 'Metallica: Back to the Front' photo book, a look back on the 'Master of Puppets' album and tour.

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