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Metallica
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Group Members James Hetfield
Lars Ulrich
Kirk Hammett
Robert Trujillo
Past Group Members Dave Mustaine
Ron McGovney
Cliff Burton
Jason Newsted
Music Genre (Text) Heavy metal
thrash metal
Music Genre Hard Rock
Pop/Rock
Origin Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Year(s) Active 1981–present
Record Label Megaforce
Elektra/Warner Bros.
Vertigo/Mercury/Virgin EMI/Universal
Blackened
Official Websites metallica.com
Associated Acts Megadeth
Guns N' Roses
Lou Reed
Ozzy Osbourne
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Metallica is an American heavy metal band formed in Los Angeles, California. The band was formed in 1981 when vocalist/guitarist James Hetfield responded to an advertisement posted by drummer Lars Ulrich in a local newspaper. Metallica's current line-up comprises founding members Hetfield and Ulrich, longtime lead guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo. Guitarist Dave Mustaine and bassists Ron McGovney, Cliff Burton and Jason Newsted are former members of the band.

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