In 1983 the heavy metal scene was flourishing on the Sunset Strip. 382 miles north of L.A. in San Francisco, there was Metallica.
Why launch their 3D movie at Comic-Con? Lars Ulrich tells us: “It’s not like a bunch of 60-year-old music critics smoking cigarettes without filters.”
The world’s largest comic book and entertainment convention will receive a healthy dose of hard rock in the form of advance film clips and a live performance at a secret location.
Metallica’s Orion Music & More Festival took over Detroit’s Belle Isle over the weekend. The festival, which had its inaugural year last summer in Atlantic City, signed a three year deal with Motor City, and […]
KROQ’s Festival Flyaway Destination #4: Win A Trip To ‘Rock In Rio’ Festival In Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
It’s destination #4 of KROQ’s Festival Flyaway, and this week we’re sending you to Rio De Janeiro, Brazil to see Muse, Metallica, 30 Seconds To Mars, The Offspring, Florence + The Machine, Alice In Chains and more at the Rock In Rio Festival!
Dehaan, a mystery band, turned out to be Orion curators Metallica, who played a surprise set on one of the festival’s smaller stages, performing their debut album, Kill ‘Em All, in its entirety.
As Metallica’s giant Orion Music Festival gets underway this weekend, the band sat down to explain why they think Detroit will be the festival’s new and permanent home.
Lost in all the hoopla about the state of Metallica was the music of Metallica, and they were never as brutal as they were on “St. Anger.” We revisit the album on the occasion of its ten-year anniversary.
The ambitious new movie blends concert footage of the heavy metal heroes with a narrative story starring actor Dane DeHaan as a Metallica roadie on a mission.
DJs Kat Corbett and Stryker discuss their favorite KROQ Weenie Roast memories, including their favorite surprise sets, The Strokes trashing their dressing room, and much more!