Lars Ulrich

Billy Corgan Talks to Lars Ulrich About Metallica and Elitism in the 90s Alt Rock Scene

Billy Corgan went on Lars Ulrich's Beats 1 radio show, It's Electric, to talk reuniting with Smashing Pumpkins' bandmates James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin and working with…
Israel Daramola / May 14, 2018

Billy Corgan Talks D’arcy Wretzky Reunion Feud in New Interview With Lars Ulrich

Billy Corgan is the latest guest on Lars Ulrich's Beats 1 show It's Electric. In an excerpt from an upcoming longer interview, Corgan discussed his virulent…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 3, 2018

Maynard James Keenan and Lars Ulrich Talk A Perfect Circle, Comedy, and Joni Mitchell in New Interview

Lars Ulrich's guest on his Beats 1 It's Electric show this week was Maynard James Keenan, he of Tool, A Perfect Circle, and Puscifer fame. The…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 20, 2018

Noel Gallagher Talking to Lars Ulrich Reminds Us That Even Rock Stars Get Older

Noel Gallagher is the latest guest on Lars Ulrich's Beats 1 show It’s Electric, which is still a hilarious name for Lars Ulrich's Apple radio show. The…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 12, 2018

Hear Jack White and Lars Ulrich Discuss Cell Phone Bans and Working With Rap Musicians

On the latest episode of his Beats 1 radio show, Metallica's Lars Ulrich sat down with fellow rock'n'roll curmudgeon Jack White to discuss White's just-released solo…
Andy Cush / March 23, 2018

Watch James Murphy and Lars Ulrich Discuss How to Effectively Clean Public Toilets

The latest guest on Lars Ulrich's Beats 1 show is LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy. A discussion between the two is scheduled to air in two…
Winston Cook-Wilson / November 30, 2017

Dave Grohl Says Foo Fighters Were Going to Record Their New Album Live Until PJ Harvey Did It First

According to a new, chummy Beats 1 interview with Dave Grohl on Lars Ulrich's Beats 1 show It's Electric!, Foo Fighters were planning to record…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 11, 2017

BMG Releasing Book on Metal Blade Records Featuring Foreword by Metallica’s Lars Ulrich

Since the '80s, Metal Blade Records has been one of the most legendary heavy metal labels to date. Because of their rich history, the genre purveyors…
Sadie Bell, Billboard / June 26, 2017

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Is Now a Danish Knight

Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, on behalf of Queen Margrethe, awarded Lars Ulrich, drummer of Metallica and Danish native, the Order of the Dannebrog, which is an…
Winston Cook-Wilson / June 14, 2017

Lars Ulrich Says James Hetfield Was “Livid” About Their Grammy Performance

Lars Ulrich--of Metallica fame--stopped by The Late Late Show with James Corden last night to joke about his band's technical difficulties during their performance at the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / February 16, 2017

Lars Ulrich Accepts Will Ferrell and Chad Smith’s Drum-Off Challenge

Lars Ulrich has picked up the gauntlet. On June 10, Will Ferrell and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith told SPIN the Metallica founding…
Marc Hogan / June 12, 2014

Q&A: Will Ferrell and Chad Smith Challenge Metallica’s Lars Ulrich to Drum-Off

Will Ferrell may have gotten the best of Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith in their The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon drum-off last…
Marc Hogan / June 10, 2014

Metal Babes: Rare Photos of Slayer and Metallica from the Early Days of Thrash

Forget earthquakes, thrash metal was the biggest, loudest tectonic shift to hit California in the early '80s. Led by Slayer and Metallica, the bands combined…
Ken Bachor / June 13, 2013

Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Just Wants to Talk About His Kids

The fifth annual Outside Lands descends upon San Francisco's Golden Gate Park August 10-12, with Skrillex, Stevie Wonder, and Metallica topping the bill. The headliners…
Devon Maloney / July 25, 2012