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Metallica, Slash, Dave Navarro + More Honor Ozzy Osbourne at MusiCares Event [Photos]

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Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com

On Monday night (May 12), metal fans and philanthropists alike packed Los Angeles' Club Nokia for the 10th annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert. Proceeds from the event went toward MusiCares’ programs aimed at helping musicians struggling with addiction, and the entire night was filled with success stories from musicians who have overcome their struggles through the work of such programs.

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Metallica Cover Beatles, Deep Purple + More at MusiCares Tribute To Ozzy Osbourne

Metallica's James Hetfield
Frazer Harrison, Getty Images

Last night (May 12), the 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert was held at Club Nokia in Los Angeles. Black Sabbath legend Ozzy Osbourne and Village Studios owner / CEO Jeff Greenberg were the night's honorees, but Metallica were also an important part of the show, performing a four-song set of classic covers.

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Kirk Hammett: Metallica Plan to ‘Buckle Down’ and Create New Album in September

Kirk Hammett
Buda Mendes, Getty Images

We've got a big update on Metallica's next album. In a new interview, guitarist Kirk Hammett shared that this September, the thrash legends will "buckle down" and begin cranking out a brand new record.

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Metallica To Headline 2014 Glastonbury Festival

Mike Barrett, Loudwire
Mike Barrett, Loudwire

Metallica have played nearly everywhere in the world. Last year they played on all seven continents, including Antarctica. But one place they haven't played is the legendary Glastonbury Festival in England. That will change next month.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Takes on 100-Year-Old Track for Unique Compilation

Kirk Hammett
Cory Schwartz, Getty Images

Metallica have covered their fair share of songs over the years, but guitarist Kirk Hammett is taking on a track that most fans would never expect. The rocker is set to cover 'Daisy Bell (Bicycle Built for Two)' for a new compilation.

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Rob Zombie Rocks Metallica + Diamond Head Classics During Myrtle Beach Show

Rob Zombie
Charles Epting, Loudwire

A Rob Zombie show is always a great time and it's quite possible that the rocker will step outside his catalog from time to time to pull out a rock or metal classic. Such was the case during his band's recent performance in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. when he rocked out a pair of tried and true metal staples -- Metallica's 'Enter Sandman' and Diamond Head's 'Am I Evil?'

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Turns Pitchman for Two Danish Beers

Lars Ulrich Carlsberg Beer
Carlsberg Beer

Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich as a pitchman? It's true. While Ulrich and Metallica have been very careful with what they put their stamp on over the years, the drummer has signed on to promote a pair of Danish beers.

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Lars Ulrich: Metallica Are in ‘Fourth Inning’ of New Album Process

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Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

He was born in Denmark and grew up with a tennis background, but Metallica's Lars Ulrich made a baseball reference when talking about the progress of a new studio album. In an interview with Rolling Stone, Ulrich says, "Right now, we're in the fourth inning."

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Metallica Release Live Videos From South American Shows

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The South American leg of Metallica's 'By Request' tour is complete, and now the band has released several videos from the shows. The latest video (watch above) is from the second Buenos Aires, Argentina, concert on March 30.

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Suggests ‘Maybe Next Year’ for New Studio Album

Lars

It's not a concrete or a firm date, but it's something to go on! Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich commented on the band's writing and recording process for its next album, the follow up to 2008's 'Death Magnetic,' in a new interview with Argentina-based media outlet TN (seen above).

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