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Old 12 August 2017, 09:56 PM   #1
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Anyone here like Metallica?

I went to see them for the first time last Sunday at Petco Park in San Diego with my son. I like a few of their songs but I'm not really a big heavy metal fan but man, they put on a good show. I had a great time.

This was from their set.
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Old 12 August 2017, 10:39 PM   #2
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I saw them 25 years ago when they were touring with GNR.
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Old 12 August 2017, 10:44 PM   #3
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Old 12 August 2017, 10:54 PM   #4
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Hello SDRider
My name is Megan and formerly from the Omega forum.I love listening to music from the rock group Def Leppard, Poison and Linkin Park (I've got most of their albums),can't really share your passion(so Sorry!) BUT...............since you mentioned Metallica ,then I know a lovable endearing gentleman with a great sense of humour on the Omega Forum that you simply must meet.He goes by the avatar name of @Mad Dog ,really passionate about Speedmasters and a Metallica worshipper! Do not be fooled by his appearance because he is also an ex US Navy Aviator pilot and now a Captain for a Commercial Airliner.
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Old 12 August 2017, 11:01 PM   #5
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^ some great pics there- he certainly has the right albums!

Saw them headlining Donington Monsters of Rock in 1995. Good, but way polished.
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Old 12 August 2017, 11:04 PM   #6
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Metallica Rips!

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Old 12 August 2017, 11:04 PM   #7
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I've seen them five times live Sadly it's been a while since the last time.
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Love Metallica and cool pics!
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Old 12 August 2017, 11:07 PM   #9
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Absolutely loved them, growing up they were mostly what I listened to. Then I watched their documentary, what a bunch of whiny babies....
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Seen them several times going all the way back to 1983 "Kill Em All" tour.
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Old 12 August 2017, 11:14 PM   #11
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Hello SDRider
My name is Megan and formerly from the Omega forum.I love listening to music from the rock group Def Leppard, Poison and Linkin Park (I've got most of their albums),can't really share your passion(so Sorry!) BUT...............since you mentioned Metallica ,then I know a lovable endearing gentleman with a great sense of humour on the Omega Forum that you simply must meet.He goes by the avatar name of @Mad Dog ,really passionate about Speedmasters and a Metallica worshipper! Do not be fooled by his appearance because he is also an ex US Navy Aviator pilot and now a Captain for a Commercial Airliner.
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Why is it "formerly"?
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Old 12 August 2017, 11:25 PM   #13
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Enter Sandman is one of my favorite songs of all time!
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Old 13 August 2017, 12:03 AM   #14
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Master of Puppets tour many years ago.
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Old 13 August 2017, 12:38 AM   #15
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Old 13 August 2017, 12:43 AM   #16
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They were great back in the day, but like all bands they got older, fatter and more mellow.

The last album I bought was the Black album, and remember being wholly disappointed at the time, we'd waited years for a new album. It grew on me eventually, but it was the last one I ever bought.
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Old 13 August 2017, 12:51 AM   #17
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I have everything they made including Singles, EP and Box Set until the Black Album (included). No other album after that point.
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Nope. Lars loser ruined it for me with the whole Napster thing. Enter sandman no more.
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Old 13 August 2017, 02:02 AM   #19
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Many moons ago, I was a Bad Ass WIS on the OF with over 4 K+ posts but then decided to break all the rules and laws when I was continuously discriminated (I was the only Asian female) and falsely accused of many things etc etc.Then I insulted the Big Kahuna and his head honchos royally with name calling! Now serving my Life Ban sentence without the possibility of parole(That's So Cool ...I won't even bother to file an appeal ).I still have many friends on the OF and they keep me updated.The photos I"ve posted here were stored in my hp since I knew they would come in handy someday
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Old 13 August 2017, 02:03 AM   #20
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I saw them 25 years ago when they were touring with GNR.


I am 42. I saw that concert when I was in HS. Soldier Field I believe. Probably one of the best I have ever seen.


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Old 13 August 2017, 02:17 AM   #21
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Enter Sandman is one of my favorite songs of all time!
Me too. Awesome stuff here. That picture of him in the pilot uniform is classic !

I read a whole book about them and saw the documentary on the trials and tribulations of Metallica. Great story and easily could've a non story the way they were going.

Excellent thread..
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Old 13 August 2017, 02:18 AM   #22
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Old 13 August 2017, 02:31 AM   #23
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I like them in their earlier days with Dave Mustaine but then he went on to form Megadeth.
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Old 13 August 2017, 06:54 PM   #24
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More than 25 years listening to them!!! Metallica forever!!!
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First time I saw them
Was in early 90s in Manila Philippines. Saw them again in lalapalooza NY also in the late 90s.

Die die die!! Love that!!


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Old 14 August 2017, 08:32 AM   #27
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Oh when I was 13yrs old my mom took my master of puppets tape lol. A few years later bought the CD now I have mp3 copies of everything they have


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Old 14 August 2017, 10:11 PM   #28
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Enter Sandman is one of my favorite songs of all time!



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Love Metallica. And Justice For All album is hard to beat.
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Old 14 September 2017, 10:59 PM   #30
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I have seen them in Abu Dhabi. My favourite metal band. I grew up listening their tapes. Yes.. tapes !
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