Tag Archives: Metallica

Hammett Joins Anthrax In San Fran

As if Anthrax couldn’t shred enough on their own, the metal lords got some help Sunday night in San Francisco, when Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett joined them on stage. Picking up one of Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian’s signature Jackson guitars, … Continue reading

Watch Exclusive Behind-The-Scenes Big 4 Footage

The video below shows exclusive backstage scenes of Anthrax’s Frank Bello and Megadeth’s David Ellefson burning with fury and excitement before the Big 4’s show in Gelsenkirchen, Germany on July 2. Bello picked up one of Ellefson’s new Jackson bass … Continue reading

The Big Four Prove to be Even Bigger than Billed

Post by Jason Farrell Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax headline their own sold-out world tours but on Saturday, April 23, “The Big 4″ performed together in North America for the first time, and the concert proved to be everything it … Continue reading

Big Four Announce July 3 Swedish Show

This just in: U.S. thrash metal’s celebrated Big Four have announced that they’ve just added to their scheduled list of historic concert appearances with a July 3, 2011, performance in Gothenburg, Sweden. Scandinavia is an especially vital metal stronghold, and … Continue reading

U.S. Big Four Show!

At long last, here’s the news you’ve wanted to hear for many months now: The Big Four are going to play in the United States. At the Big Four Festival, the four heaviest bands of all time will share the … Continue reading

“Big Four” Feature Article in October Guitar World

Jackson fans should be sure to pick up the October 2010 issue of Guitar World magazine, wherein—beginning on page 34, to be precise—they will find a feature article on the “the most exciting metal event of the decade,” the Big … Continue reading