METALLICA publishes episode 7 of the Metallica podcast: Volume 1 – The black album: “Blacklist. Discovered.”
This week’s episode of The Metallica Podcast, Epiosde # 7, delves into The Metallica Blacklist history. The description of the episode is as follows:
“Not just any cover album, it’s living, breathing proof of the power of every song on The Black Album – performed by 53 of the most diverse artists and bands imaginable from around the world. Guests discuss their premieres Metallica, why they chose Dave Gahan, J Balvin, Juanes, Kamasi Washington, Andrew Watt, Mickey Guyton, Keith Morris of OFF! Based at Metallica headquarters, shares the charitable impetus and logistical aspects of this massive project. “
Depeche Mode recently shared frontman David Gahan’s rendition of “Nothing Else Matters” from The Metallica Blacklist via their official YouTube channel.
Metallica’s Black Album was reissued on September 10 for its 30th anniversary. It has been remastered for ultimate sound quality.
Metallica says, “Can you believe it’s been almost thirty years since its original release? We neither ! to celebrate this milestone we had to go all out with a wide variety of setups for all your listening pleasure, including 180 gram LP double vinyl, extended and digital CD and 3CD standard editions (including High Definition).
“There’s also the ultimate version for die-hard fans: a deluxe, limited-edition box set containing over 24 hours of music, including the remastered album on 180 gram 2LP, one picture disc, three live LPs, 14 CDs (containing raw mixes, demos, interviews and live shows), 6 DVDs (containing previews, behind the scenes, official videos and live shows), a 120 page hardcover book, four different tour rolls , three unique lithos, three picks, a Metallica cord, a folder with lyrics sheets and a download card.
“But wait… of course there is more! In addition to the re-release of The Black Album, we are also very excited about the release of The Metallica Blacklist which features over 50 unprecedented artists spanning an incredibly wide range. vast of genres, generations, continents, and more, each bringing a unique take on their favorite Black Album track.
“Anyone who pre-orders a setup of either version will receive instant digital rewards straight to your inbox throughout the summer. Keep checking this site and our social networks for lots of video and audio previews as well as all kinds of other Black Album related activities… it’s definitely going to be a black summer! “
Available now for Pre-order, digital formats are hitting the internet today (September 10), CDs and vinyl records in stores and at your favorite online retailer on October 1.
“With contributions from countries around the world, from the United States to Nigeria, there are songs from singer-songwriters, country artists, electronic and hip-hop artists alongside punk rockers, indie darlings, icons of rock, metal, world music and many, many more spanning the spectrum, from musicians we shared the stage with to some who weren’t even born yet when the original album is out!
The Metallica Blacklist will be available in multiple formats including digital (standard and high definition versions), 4CD and a limited edition 7LP vinyl pressing. Pre-orders will instantly receive an artist, songwriter, philanthropist and multi-platinum pioneer . Miley Cyrus’ version of “Nothing Else Matters” starring Watt, Elton John, Yo-Yo Ma, Robert Trujillo and Chad Smith, as well as the Colombian-born rock / pop superstar and winner of over 20 Grammy Awards and Latin Music Grammy Awards, Juanes’ interpretation of “Enter Sandman.” Additional instant digital free tracks will be delivered straight to your inbox throughout the summer.
“100% of the profits go to charity: 50% to our own All Within My Hands and 50% to a charity of the choice of each artist. As well as raising money for charity, we wanted to show that Metallica’s music transcends genres, distance, and cultures, and we like to think that – with everyone’s help – we did just that. . It was important to us that artists could choose which song they connected with the most; It didn’t matter if we already had multiple versions of a song, if an artist wanted to cover that song, so be it. We were honored that artists of this caliber wanted to be a part of the project and we hope you enjoy listening as much as we did putting it all together!
“One album, 12 songs, 53 artists, limitless possibilities.”