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Metallica announces 'Blackened Friday'

Friday, November 11, 2016 8:03 PM PT


Official press release:

Grammy Award winning Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees and Record Store Day ambassadors Metallica will celebrate the release of their forthcoming album Hardwired...To Self-Destruct with fans and independent record stores around the world as part of Blackened Friday.

Starting on Thursday November 17th, 100 independent record stores will open at Midnight to sell the new album. Stores will be stocked with music, prizes and additional limited edition exclusive items to give away free with purchase. On Friday the 18th during their normal business hours, stores around the world will be hosting Blackened Friday events with music and giveaways of limited edition items. All items available while supplies last. Contact your local store for details.

Hardwired...To Self-Destruct, a 2 CD / 2 Vinyl set, is Metallica's first studio album since 2008's multi-platinum Death Magnetic. Hardwired...To Self-Destruct is available for pre-order at www.Metallica.com in various configurations including: CD, Vinyl, Digital, Deluxe, and Deluxe Box Versions. Greg Fidelman, who engineered and mixed Death Magnetic, produced the album.

For more information on Blackened Friday, visit BlackenedFriday.Metallica.com and follow along at #BlackenedFriday.


15 comments


anonymous
11/11/2016 8:07:49 PM
FIRST NO CARE MAKE TRASH CAN LID SNARES GREAT AGAIN GRAMMY AWARD WINNING CRYBABY FLUSH

anonymous
11/11/2016 9:34:36 PM
Who the f uck name their kid Lars

anonymous
11/11/2016 9:40:21 PM
Avenged Sevenfold should be taking notes...

anonymous
11/12/2016 1:08:06 AM
wonderin where i am? cuttin the new record of course xD lmao srj tmkn,.armnn personality-sod fame. metalica takin some qs (and PS xD) lmao from us it seems! i remember choppin it up with jam "heat"field xD LOL about "SOD SUNDAY" back in hm 96 xD lmao chopsusy blastin on his walkman all while writin his opus "SOME MONSTERS" XD anway- they didnt have the tecnology for SHAVOS cool new bass strings back in hm 93 lmao so we just left it on the chop suy floor! XD STEAL MY ALBUM

anonymous
11/12/2016 1:14:13 AM
srj leavin his laptop open again xD now its our time to play boys! drn mlkn- SHAVO here again! well the rumors true and CHOP SUY 2 is TBA! my grand pa is dead so he cannot cut the album work but SHAVO took a abstract pics of his CNBBS and well me and srj thinkin about scrappin that idea lmao XD SHAVO leaved. our drummer jon doylman been ded since 96 lmao noone noticed or maybe he in rehab for the summer time idk. oh and well srj wrote a cool song about a BLUE JAY in iraq LMAO p

anonymous
11/12/2016 6:28:41 AM
I've made $64,000 so far this year sitting on skinny people's faces and smothering them hard with my boobs.
Mandy Majestic, Lexxxi Luxe, Sofia Rose

anonymous
11/12/2016 8:29:52 AM
This one time me and Donkeylips collected everyone's spare change to buy hamburgers for the camp. Everyone distracted Ugg as we snuck up the camp road to collect our delicious prized hamburgers

anonymous
11/12/2016 8:38:53 AM
seth rudesill is stoked

anonymous
11/12/2016 8:49:30 AM
GAU ELAM

anonymous
11/12/2016 8:58:51 AM
member ninja turtles?

anonymous
11/12/2016 9:54:35 AM
Album already leaked, cancel "Blackened Friday."

anonymous
11/12/2016 12:55:18 PM
nobody knows what to write cuz it's not about the red chord or some new band that is cool to dislike

anonymous
11/12/2016 2:58:05 PM
Ooooh i member ninja tutrles! Member Chewbacca?

anonymous
11/13/2016 8:08:29 PM
^^ grow up you fruitcake

anonymous
11/14/2016 2:03:48 PM
Finger bang a goat