The band follow their acclaimed 'Some Kind Of Monster' film with a special EP...

METALLICA are to release a new EP to celebrate their new documentary film; ‘METALLICA: SOME KIND OF MONSTER’.

The ‘Monster’ EP is set to come out in the US on July 13 and will feature six live classic tracks from the band, as well as two versions of the title track. Also included will be one song from the band’s latest album ‘St Anger’ as well as a fully remixed and edited version by producer Bob Rock.

Also included with EP will be a limited edition compressed T-shirt in large or extra large sizes, emblazoned with the film’s movie poster art. Double extra large sizes will be available online at [url=] The ‘Monster’ EP will also be available in shops without the T-shirt.


The six live tracks will be: ‘The Four Horsemen’, ‘Damage, Inc.’, ‘Leper Messiah’, ‘Motorbreath’, ‘Ride The Lightning’ and ‘Hit The Lights’ and were all recorded on June 11, 2003 in Paris.

The original theatrical trailer for Metallica: Some Kind Of Monster’ will also feature on the disc, as well as a new version.

Metallica: Some Kind Of Monster’ was directed by Joe Berlinger and Bruce Sinofsky (‘Paradise Lost’) and documents a behind the scenes look at the band as they confront personal demons and their relationships with each other. It is due to open in the US on July 9, and will premiere in the UK at the Edinburgh Film Festival in August.

Metallica continue their ‘Madly In Anger With The World’ tour on August 16 in Minneapolis.

The dates are:

St. Paul Xcel Energy Center (August 16)


Fargo Fargodome (17)

Indianapolis Conseco Fieldhouse (19)

Milwaukee Bradley Center (20)

Moline Mark of the Quad (22)

Peoria Civic Center (24)

Ft. Wayne Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum (25)

Chicago Allstate Arena (27/28)

Ames Hilton Coliseum (30)

Wichita Kansas Coliseum (September 1)

Austin Frank Irwin Center (3)

Cleveland Gund Arena (21)

Columbus Schottenstein Center (24)

Green Bay Resch Center (27)

Buffalo HSBC Center (October 10)

Washington MCI Center (17)

Philadelphia Wachovia Center (19)

E. Rutherford Continental Airlines Arena (22)

Boston Fleet Center (24)

Tampa St. Petes Times Forum (November 5)

Pensacola CC (9)

Atlanta Gwinett Center (13)

New Orleans Arena (14)

Houston Toyota Center (16)

San Antonio SBC Center (20)