Ulrich also ponders why Metallica are still able to sell 55,000 tickets to a concert like the one in Minneapolis. “We like to think that there are many different sides to what we do musically,” he says. “We never like to be pigeonholed or to be stuck in one particular thing. There are many different sides to Metallica.”
In other Metallica news, James Hetfield recently guested on Heart’s latest album and sang backup vocals on the single “Beautiful Broken.”He also recently performed the Kill ‘Em All thrash song “Motorbreath” as a countryish acoustic ballad. Meanwhile, Ulrich recently performed the honors of inducting one of his favorite bands, Deep Purple, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The band has also announced that it will be co-headlining the Global Citizen festival, alongside Kendrick Lamar and Rihanna, in New York City in September.