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Metallica – Death Magnetic Review

16 Sep
Album Cover

Album Cover

Over the weekend I picked up the latest album from one of my favorite bands, Metallica. Death Magnetic is the band’s ninth studio album, the first without Bob Rock (producer) and the first to have Robert Trujillo on bass (yes this is the first ALBUM to have Robert on bass he was hired AFTER St. Anger was recorded, Bob Rock actually played most of the bass on St. Anger). This album follows St. Anger which many fans consider a failure. I, personally, enjoyed the songs and writing on St. Anger but HATED the production. It sounded like they had recorded the album inside of a trash can. The album lacked extended guitar solos, but I always felt guitar solos were best saved for live shows anyways.

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