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'Ban Metallica' organiser says campaign offers band chance to make a statement against hunting

'Ban Metallica' organiser says campaign offers band chance to make a statement against hunting

The online petition started to prohibit US band from playing Glastonbury over support for bear hunting

Metallica defend Glastonbury set: 'The fact that everybody's got an opinion means people still care'

Metallica defend Glastonbury set: 'The fact that everybody's got an opinion means people still care'

The band will be headlining the festival later the month and Lars Ulrich has called the 'hoopla' interesting

Metallica's Lars Ulrich on Glastonbury setlist: 'We'll start with 'Wonderwall'

Metallica's Lars Ulrich on Glastonbury setlist: 'We'll start with 'Wonderwall'

The drummer has joked that they'll repeat Jay Z's opening Oasis cover from 2008

Metallica's James Hetfield to narrate series about bear hunters

Metallica's James Hetfield to narrate series about bear hunters

'The Hunt' will be broadcast Stateside on the History channel later this month

Metallica perform 1988's 'The Frayed Ends Of Sanity' live for the first time – watch

Metallica perform 1988's 'The Frayed Ends Of Sanity' live for the first time – watch

The group played the track at Sonisphere Festival in Helsinki

Johnny Marr on Metallica at Glastonbury: 'It will be funny' – watch

Johnny Marr on Metallica at Glastonbury: 'It will be funny' – watch

Former Smiths guitarist speaks from the red carpet at this year's Ivor Novello Awards

Metallica's James Hetfield covers The Beatles' 'In My Life' at acoustic fundraiser - watch

Metallica's James Hetfield covers The Beatles' 'In My Life' at acoustic fundraiser - watch

The show also saw the frontman playing stripped back versions of two classic Metallica tracks

Kasabian back 'bold' decision to book Metallica as Glastonbury headliners

Kasabian back 'bold' decision to book Metallica as Glastonbury headliners

Guitarist Serge Pizzorno says he is confident the band will "pull something out the bag"

Metallica honour Ozzy Osbourne with rare acoustic set and Beatles cover

Metallica honour Ozzy Osbourne with rare acoustic set and Beatles cover

Slash joined Ozzy Osbourne on stage to play 'Paranoid' at the charity benefit

Metallica's Lars Ulrich: 'Headlining Glastonbury is a no-brainer'

Metallica's Lars Ulrich: 'Headlining Glastonbury is a no-brainer'

Drummer reassures festivalgoers: 'We'll put something suitable together'

Fans react to announcement of Metallica headlining Glastonbury

Fans react to announcement of Metallica headlining Glastonbury

Reaction of delight and despair at festival's first metal headliners

Metallica "deep into the songwriting" of new album

Metallica "deep into the songwriting" of new album

The band will headline Sonisphere Festival this July

Metallica's Lars Ulrich says inducting Nirvana to Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame is a 'no brainer'

Metallica's Lars Ulrich says inducting Nirvana to Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame is a 'no brainer'

Drummer also has his own pick for next year: Deep Purple

Bookmakers make Metallica favourites to headline Glastonbury

Bookmakers make Metallica favourites to headline Glastonbury

Speculation is mounting that metallers will join Arcade Fire in headlining the Pyramid Stage

Metallica's tribute song to Ronnie James Dio revealed

Metallica's tribute song to Ronnie James Dio revealed

Mix of four Rainbow songs will be featured on charity tribute album released next month (April)

Metallica reveal demo version of new song 'Lords Of Summer' - listen

Metallica reveal demo version of new song 'Lords Of Summer' - listen

Track was first performed on tour in South America earlier this month

Metallica debut new song in Colombia – watch

Metallica debut new song in Colombia – watch

As promised, the first night of the Metallica By Request tour includes brand new material

Metallica to debut new material at South American gig this weekend

Metallica to debut new material at South American gig this weekend

Band working on new song in rehearsals ahead of live show in Colombia on Sunday (March 16)

Metallica, Motörhead, Corey Taylor, Tenacious D to feature on Ronnie James Dio tribute album

Metallica, Motörhead, Corey Taylor, Tenacious D to feature on Ronnie James Dio tribute album

'This Is Your Life' is set for release on March 31

Metallica's Kirk Hammett: 'We have to start working on the album'

Metallica's Kirk Hammett: 'We have to start working on the album'

The guitarist said he'd be 'up for' releasing their new record in 2015

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