METAL UP YOUR PODCAST - All Things Metallica

Episode 145 - 1999: A Year In The Life of Metallica

Episode Summary

This week we jump back into our 'A Year In the Life of Metallica' series with 1999. Bringing Metallica's most explosive decade to a close, Metallica went out in style. They won another Grammy (for Better Than You), several Bammies and Billboard music awards, continued live shows with The Garage Remains The Same tour, recorded and released the original S&M, headlined Woodstock '99 and rang in the new year with M2K and a massive sold out gig in Detroit Michigan. Join us as we burn down every juicy detail of 1999 for Metallica. If you think Metal Up Your Podcast has value and are able to, we encourage you to support us on Patreon. A donation of $5 a month will automatically get you all Cover Our World Blackened EP’s, Lunar Satan tracks, eligibility for a future Metal Tales episode and future giveaways like the Deluxe Boxsets, rare vinyl, posters, concert tickets and more! Get involved here: http://www.patreon.com/metalupyourpodcast An easy and free way to support the show is to leave us a positive iTunes review. It only takes a minute and you can do it here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/metal-up-your-podcast-all-things-metallica/id1187775077?mt=2 You can purchase Cover Our World Blackened, Vol. 1 here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/cover-our-world-blackened-vol-1/1442721389 Official Website: http://www.metalupyourpodcast.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/metalupyourpodcast/?hl=en Twitter: https://twitter.com/metalupyourcast?lang=en Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/metalupyourpodcast/ SEND QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS TO: metalupyourpodcastshow@gmail.com

Episode Notes

This week we jump back into our 'A Year In the Life of Metallica' series with 1999. Bringing Metallica's most explosive decade to a close, Metallica went out in style. They won another Grammy (for Better Than You), several Bammies and Billboard music awards, continued live shows with The Garage Remains The Same tour, recorded and released the original S&M, headlined Woodstock '99 and rang in the new year with M2K and a massive sold out gig in Detroit Michigan. Join us as we burn down every juicy detail of 1999 for Metallica. Other things discussed in this episode:

- Kirk’s Rolling Stone interview with Annie Clark

- Metallica donates to wild fire relief in California

- Merciful Fate bass player Timi Hansen passes away

- Play It Loud Instruments of Rock and Roll Exhibit

- Geddy Lee producing Master of Puppets

- the power of Appetite for Destruction in 1987

- the Garage, Inc. EPK

- Official Metallica Day in San Francisco

- The Black Album goes diamond (10 million units sold)

- Mexico City gig with Pantera

- beef between Metallica and Pantera

- Woodstock ’99

- Bob Rock and mixing S&M

- “Until It Sleeps” live from MGM Grand

- M2K and the end of the world

- “Detroit Rock City” with Ted Nugent

If you think Metal Up Your Podcast has value and are able to, we encourage you to support us on Patreon. A donation of $5 a month will automatically get you all Cover Our World Blackened EP’s, Lunar Satan tracks, eligibility for a future Metal Tales episode and future giveaways like the Deluxe Boxsets, rare vinyl, posters, concert tickets and more! Get involved here:

http://www.patreon.com/metalupyourpodcast

An easy and free way to support the show is to leave us a positive iTunes review. It only takes a minute and you can do it here:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/metal-up-your-podcast-all-things-metallica/id1187775077?mt=2

You can purchase Cover Our World Blackened, Vol. 1 here:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/cover-our-world-blackened-vol-1/1442721389

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