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Will Metallica’s New Album Drop this October?

By Staff

Is the wait for new music from Metallica almost over?

According to the German newspaper Bild, the band may release their tenth studio album on October 14th.

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Fans have been waiting patiently, the group’s most recent LP Death Magnetic was released eight years ago.

There has been no official word from the band regarding the reported date, but perhaps their Twitter account offers a clue to the new album’s direction.

“The creative bar has been raised by @Lin_Manuel,” Lars tweeted earlier this week, posting a photo of the two together. “Grateful to finally experience @HamiltonMusical. Awestruck.”


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