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Metallica To Release Colored Vinyl Albums Exclusively At Walmart

The Press Release:
2021 will be kicking off with a load of new colored vinyl coming to Walmart stores across the U.S. The Black Album and Hardwired…To Self-Destruct will be available alongside remastered versions of Kill ‘Em All, Ride the Lightning, Master of Puppets, and …And Justice for All in new and exclusive colors while supplies last.

All six albums will hit Walmart store shelves on…

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Metallica’s “Master Of Puppets”; Still Pulling Our Strings After 30 Years (1986-2016)

Metallica’s “Master Of Puppets” Still Pulling Our Strings After 30 Years

After a very mellow opening that led us to a building crescendo, the “Master Of Puppets” album started smashing our skulls with its opening track “Battery”. It was an assault from the beginning with the words “Lashing out the action, returning the reaction Weak are ripped and torn away, Hypnotizing power, crushing all that cower, Battery is here to stay”. As I listened to it once more while I…

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Metallica’s “Ride The Lightning”; Striking Hard At 30 Years (1984-2014)

Metallica’s “Ride The Lightning”; Striking Hard At 30 Years (1984-2014)

Released just over a year after their “Kill ‘Em All” debut album, Metallica’s sophomore effort “Ride The Lightning” was delivered to their growing fan base on this day thirty years ago. Where has the time gone? Now I think that I mentioned in my Milestone for the band’s first album that around this time I was NOT the biggest Metallica fan out there. There were a few reasons for this and the…

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