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Hardwired…To Self-Destruct (Deluxe)

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Anchored by James Hetfield’s unctuous roar, songs like “Hardwired,” “Moth Into Flame,” and “Atlas, Rise” are no-frills, hard-charging thrash that knocks over everything in its path. The furious pace comes to a simmer on the nuanced “Dream No More” and “Here Comes Revenge,” both worthy of stadium anthem status. But the prevailing mood is downcast. Hardwired… To Self-Destruct is hard music for hard times, an amplified reaction to—and reflection of—an inhumane society.

Customer Reviews

What a mix!

This gets old-school, new-school and everything inbetween without St. Anger. Trully a masterpiece that has 2 albums worth of music, try to not find something you like.


excellent depuis un certains temps!! riff lourd et à la fois rapide et monstrueusment mélodic!!!


This single is fantastic! It's like a marriage between whiplash and my apocalypse. Old Thrash but mixed with their modern sound. Doubt the album will all sound like this but it's an exciting start!


Formed: 1981 in Los Angeles, CA

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Metallica were easily the best, most influential heavy metal band of the '80s and '90s. Responsible for bringing the genre back to earth, the bandmates looked and talked like they were from the street, shunning the usual rock star games of metal musicians during the mid-'80s pop-metal renaissance. Metallica also expanded the limits of thrash, using speed and volume not for their own sake, but to enhance their intricately structured compositions. The release of 1983's Kill 'Em All marked the beginning...
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