Metallica

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  • Out goes Dave

    Out goes Dave
    Metallica kicks Dave Mustaine out of the band with very little warning.
  • In comes Kirk

    In comes Kirk
    After kicking Dave out Metallica invited Exodus guitarist (at the time) Kirk Hammett into the band.
  • The death of Cliff Burton

    The death of Cliff Burton
    The tour bus that Metallica was on crashed and flipped over crushing they're bass player.
  • Finding Jason Newsted

    Finding Jason Newsted
    After the tragic death of Cliff, Metallica sets out to find a new bass player. Jason Newsted
  • Metallica wins an award

    Metallica wins an award
    Metallica wins Best Heavy Metal/Hard Rock Video for Enter Sandman
  • Metallica wins a Grammy

    Metallica wins a Grammy
    Metallica wins a grammy for "Best Performance" for Whiskey in the jar
  • Jason Newsted leaves the band

    Jason Newsted leaves the band
    Jason becomes the first person in 20 years to defy James's proud rule that "the only way you can leave Metallica is in a body bag".
  • James VS Lars

    James VS Lars
    After Jason left it drew more attention to the on deteriorating relationship between James and Lars, as well as Kirk Hammett's backseat status.
  • The final piece

    The final piece
    Robert Trujillo joins the band as the new permanent bass player.
  • Metallica gets inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame

    Metallica gets inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame