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June 10th, 2012

Download Festival 2012: Metallica @ Main Stage – Saturday, 09 June 2012

Metallica Download 2012 Thrash Hits

Metallica. Whether you’re one of those people who thinks all of Metallica’s output after Cliff Burton died sucks, or whether you were stoked as Hell when you heard Metallica would be playing their mega-selling, self-titled Black album in full (and in reverse order, for some reason) at this year’s Download Festival, the one thing that’s undeniable is that they are the biggest metal band in the world, and there’ll never be another band as big as them with a drummer quite so bad. If there’s a reason they can print those Birth School Metallica Death t-shirts without looking like conceited pricks, there’s no reason Lars still can’t play drums 20 years later. Did anyone else see Black Album merch with Rob Trujillo’s face on instead of Jason Newsted’s?


Metallica @ Download Festival - 09 June 2012 c/o Gary Wolstenholme

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