The residency coincides with the 10-year anniversary of Metallica’s documentary, ‘Some Kind of Monster,’ and the release of the band’s new single.
HBO will allow cable providers to broadcast the live event to nonsubscribers free of charge.
In which Scott pukes on a girl, recalls the sacking of Dave Mustaine, and reveals which member of Metallica turned him on to R.E.M.
The dual-weekend festival will separate artists by genre, with rock acts playing May 8-9, followed by pop acts May 15-16.
The list of Metallica releases to collect this year just got longer.
For 25 of the shows, Metallica’s setlist was created by their fans as part of their By Request Tour.
Metallica, Shakira and Katy Perry also earned records in the latest edition of the book, out next week.