Lars Ulrich Explains Why Metallica Sided With Guitar Hero, Not Rock…

In an interview with Canadian radio station KBS, Metallica's outspoken and occasionally loathed drummer Lars Ulrich explains — albeit vaguely — why his band is a Guitar Hero » 10/22/08 8:00pm 10/22/08 8:00pm band, not a band. He says that the gang behind was "ready to step up on a number of fronts and it's been great," whatever that means. "We had to…

First Guitar Hero Metallica Trailer?

Look. Before we go any further. I know » 10/17/08 8:20am 10/17/08 8:20am. There's zero gameplay footage, there's zero announcements (because ), and with no gameplay and a s-s-s-haky cam, there's always the chance it's a fake. But you know what? As a community service to anyone who is still a Metallica fan, here you go. This trailer is apparently…

Metallica Drummer On Sound Quality Stink, Blames Internet

Folks are saying that the sound quality of the new Metallica album Death Magnetic » 9/29/08 11:00pm 9/29/08 11:00pm is rotten. The version, however? Much better. (In case you missed the comparison, feel free to judge for yourself .) Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has no clue what people are bitching and moaning about. Dude's been listening to the CD…

Judge Metallica Sound Quality For Yourself

Previously we brought word » 9/19/08 9:00am 9/19/08 9:00am that the of the new Metallica CD is a disaster. Ted Jensen, head engineer at Sterling Sound, who mastered the album, allegedly responded to fan concerns, writing "I'm not proud to be associated with this one, and we can only hope that some good will come from this in some form of…

Metallica Album A Sonic Disaster, Fans Turn To Guitar Hero For Better…

Metallica fans are pissed » 9/17/08 5:40pm 9/17/08 5:40pm. The release of the metal outfit's latest album, , isn't quite what they were expecting, at least from a sound quality standpoint. Metallica fans contend that the album is overly distorted, that clipping distortion from the album being mastered too loud, are making for bad impressions. Ted…

Metallica Drops Guitar Hero Hints

Yes, there is a Guitar Hero: Metallica » 8/06/08 1:00am 8/06/08 1:00am game coming, and it's slated to ship by March 31, 2009. But we've known that since . That doesn't stop Metallica's Lars Ulrich (pictured, with teeth) from being coy: I'm gonna go out on a limb here, but I think that maybe, just maybe, he's talking about a Metallica game. Hit…