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Metallica

Country of origin:
United States
Location:
Los Angeles/San Francisco, California
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1981
Genre:
Thrash Metal (early), Hard Rock/Heavy/Thrash Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Corruption, Death, Life, Internal Struggles, Anger
Current label:
Blackened Recordings
Years active:
1981-present
Metallica was formed by Lars Ulrich and James Hetfield in the fall of 1981. Ulrich (who originally went to the US to play tennis) had, during that summer, met Brian Slagel of Metal Blade Records and had secured an appearance on an upcoming compilation called Metal Massacre but had no band. He quickly found Hetfield, who was playing in Leather Charm at the time, and one day in December of 1981, ...
Current
Lars Ulrich Drums (1981-present)
James Hetfield Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1981-present)
See also: ex-Leather Charm, ex-Obsession, ex-Phantom Lord, ex-Spastik Children
Kirk Hammett Guitars (lead) (1983-present)
See also: ex-Exodus, ex-Spastik Children
Robert Trujillo Bass (2003-present)
See also: Jerry Cantrell, ex-Infectious Grooves, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Black Label Society (live), ex-Mass Mental
Past
Ron McGovney Bass (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Phantasm, ex-Leather Charm, ex-Obsession, ex-Phantom Lord
Dave Mustaine Guitars (lead) (1982-1983)
See also: Megadeth, ex-MD.45, ex-Fallen Angels, ex-Panic
Cliff Burton Bass (1983-1986)
(R.I.P. 1986) See also: ex-Trauma, ex-Agents of Misfortune, ex-EZ-Street, ex-Spastik Children
Jason Newsted Bass (1986-2001)
See also: Newsted, ex-IR8, ex-Sexoturica, ex-WhoCares, ex-Flotsam and Jetsam, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Voivod, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Echobrain, ex-Gangster, ex-Paradox, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Rock Star Supernova, ex-Spastik Children
Past (Live)
Jef Warner Guitars (1982)
See also: Black 'n' Blue
Brad Parker Guitars (1982)
See also: ex-Odin
John Marshall Guitars (rhythm) (1986, 1992)
See also: ex-Blind Illusion, ex-Metal Church
Kenny Olson Guitars (rhythm) (2000)
Bob Rock Bass (2002-2003)
Flemming Larsen Drums (2004)
Joey Jordison Drums (2004)
See also: ex-Modifidious, Scar the Martyr, ex-Ministry, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Anal Blast, ex-Hellpig, ex-Murderdolls, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Slipknot, ex-Korn (live), ex-Rob Zombie (live)
Dave Lombardo Drums (2004)
See also: Fantômas, Grip Inc., Philm, Amen, ex-Melvins, ex-Slayer, ex-Testament, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Escape, ex-Pap Smear, ex-Sabotage
Lars Ulrich Drums (1981-present)
James Hetfield Vocals, Guitars (rhythm) (1981-present)
See also: ex-Leather Charm, ex-Obsession, ex-Phantom Lord, ex-Spastik Children
Kirk Hammett Guitars (lead) (1983-present)
See also: ex-Exodus, ex-Spastik Children
Robert Trujillo Bass (2003-present)
See also: Jerry Cantrell, ex-Infectious Grooves, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Black Label Society (live), ex-Mass Mental
Ron McGovney Bass (1982-1983)
See also: ex-Phantasm, ex-Leather Charm, ex-Obsession, ex-Phantom Lord
Dave Mustaine Guitars (lead) (1982-1983)
See also: Megadeth, ex-MD.45, ex-Fallen Angels, ex-Panic
Cliff Burton Bass (1983-1986)
(R.I.P. 1986) See also: ex-Trauma, ex-Agents of Misfortune, ex-EZ-Street, ex-Spastik Children
Jason Newsted Bass (1986-2001)
See also: Newsted, ex-IR8, ex-Sexoturica, ex-WhoCares, ex-Flotsam and Jetsam, ex-Ozzy Osbourne, ex-Voivod, ex-Dogz, ex-Dredlox, ex-Echobrain, ex-Gangster, ex-Paradox, ex-Quarteto de Pinga, ex-Rock Star Supernova, ex-Spastik Children
Past
Jef Warner Guitars (1982)
See also: Black 'n' Blue
Brad Parker Guitars (1982)
See also: ex-Odin
John Marshall Guitars (rhythm) (1986, 1992)
See also: ex-Blind Illusion, ex-Metal Church
Kenny Olson Guitars (rhythm) (2000)
Bob Rock Bass (2002-2003)
Flemming Larsen Drums (2004)
Joey Jordison Drums (2004)
See also: ex-Modifidious, Scar the Martyr, ex-Ministry, ex-Satyricon (live), ex-Anal Blast, ex-Hellpig, ex-Murderdolls, ex-Roadrunner United, ex-Slipknot, ex-Korn (live), ex-Rob Zombie (live)
Dave Lombardo Drums (2004)
See also: Fantômas, Grip Inc., Philm, Amen, ex-Melvins, ex-Slayer, ex-Testament, ex-Voodoocult, ex-Escape, ex-Pap Smear, ex-Sabotage
Added by: Blastbeats Modified by: aloof
Added on: 2002-07-17 19:20:26 Last modified on: 2014-11-27 17:56:37
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