Good thing that Corey Taylor is a man well versed in doling out great songs, and this cut from his other band’s 2015 covers EP adds a muscular edge to the already meaty source material. Put your rock and metal knowledge to the ultimate test! Because, first of all, we didn't know how interesting the concept we [could] create, how it [was] gonna work out. ONE - Metallica Tribute Band. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends). But suddenly it turned out great — the concept is really good, and there seems to be a lot of demand; people want to see it — so we thought, 'Okay. This brawny beast was one of the standout highlights, with the Oakland quartet going hell for leather, and Robb Flynn in particular stepping up to the plate with one of his most robust vocal recordings. BLABBERMOUTH.NET Norwegian Girl Shows Off Amazing Skill On Guitar With This Superb “Master Of Puppets” Cover! That’s a recipe for a glorious, cacophonic riot. Let's play a maximum of thirty shows.' Here’s a handful of the best Metallica covers by other artists…. Luckily, this Finnish cello gang started out as a ‘Tallica tribute act in 1993, so they know their way around that well-thumbed tablature book. Watch Apocalyptica’s cover of Metallica’s Enter Sand Man which seems to have the force of a metal band. It helps that the Mexican pair cut their teeth in metal bands back in the day. The problem with the many Metallica covers that have been done over the years is that 99.9 per cent of the time, no matter how good the band are, the result always ends up sounding like a pale imitation of the original. Apocalyptica released Plays Metallica By Four Cellos in 1996 and the rest is essentially history for the group. TERMS OF SERVICE / A Metallica Tribute Band can be the perfect choice for events and parties of all types, and on GigSalad it's free to browse, compare and get quotes from Metallica Tribute Bands near you. magazine rounded up some of the finest bands in metal to pay tribute to that record’s influence and legacy for a special covermount CD. One of Metallica’s best-known songs has been covered over 100 times, so it’s going to take something special to stand out from the noise. One of Metallica’s best-known songs has been covered over 100 times, so it’s going to take something special to stand out from the noise. Quiz: How well do you know Metallica’s lyrics? To comment on a 554K likes. The Finnish band has spent the last few months touring in support of the twentieth-anniversary re-release of its epic debut, "Plays Metallica By Four Cellos". "Originally, I thought, 'Hey, let's make the anniversary thing. Watch This Guy Play 99 Metallica Songs in Just 10 Minutes, Watch Three Little Girls’ Cover of Metallica’s “Atlas Rise!”, JAMES HETFIELD On METALLICA’s Performance With LADY GAGA: ‘I Haven’t Been That Angry In A Long Time’, Metallica TV shines spotlight on band’s loyal fans in new video, Miley Cyrus Has Revealed She’s Working On A Metallica Covers Album, Miley Cyrus Cites Britney Spears And Metallica As Influences For New Album, Metallica Are Set To Rewrite One Of Their Biggest Hits For New Disney Movie ‘Jungle Cruise’. APOCALYPTICA Drops An Apocalyptic Video For Its Cello Cover Of METALLICA’s “Battery” Apocalyptica released Plays Metallica By Four Cellos in 1996 and the rest is essentially history for the group. PRIVACY POLICY / So now we are gonna play maybe one hundred and fifty shows of this concept.". and Their 1996 debut album Plays Metallica by Four Cellos , though provocative, was universally lauded by critics and embraced by extreme music fans globally. APOCALYPTICA's Eicca Toppinen said this past summer that fans will have to wait until at least the end of 2018 before they hear the follow-up to the band's 2015 album, "Shadowmaker". ADVERTISE / Cello rock can trace its beginnings back to the 1971 self-titled debut, known in the US as No Answer, by The Electric Light Orchestra which featured rock songs arranged for cellos, and the subsequent tour consisted of a standard rock band augmented by four cellos. Not so for this flamenco duo, who take the brooding beauty of this ’88 classic and give it wings. Posted on November 7, 2013 by cello108 • Tagged Apocalyptica , Cello , Eicca Toppinen , Finland , Heavy metal music , Metallica , Till Lindemann • Leave a comment Enjoy! Metallica And My Chemical Romance To Headline Aftershock 2021, Every Song On Linkin Park’s Hybrid Theory, Ranked From Worst To Best. Tackling a song that’s in the upper echelons of the catalogue of a band boasting endless classics has the potential to backfire spectacularly. BLABBERMOUTH.NET Says APOCALYPTICA: "We brought a camera crew along to our Berlin show to film it all for our new video for 'Sad But True'!". Metallica aren’t shy of covering other bands – hell, they made a whole double-album of covers in the form of 1998s Garage Inc. – but time and again, other bands try their hand at reimagining Metallica. Originally released in 1996, "Plays Metallica By Four Cellos" introduced APOCALYPTICA's unique take on metal with a series of cello-based METALLICA covers. © 2020 2004. One of the all-time greats, taking on one of the all-time greats? Watch this great Cello cover of “Battery: Subscribe to our Metallica mail list and get important news and updates before eveyone. BLABBERMOUTH.NET Now to celebrate its landmark release, the band will be re-releasing the album with a new mastering job and three Metallica instrumental covers, those being “Battery”, “Nothing Else Matters,” and “Seek & Destroy.” You can check out “Battery” above, which is pretty much exactly as chuggy and awesome as you think. Metallica Tribute Bands, Metallica Cover Bands can be the perfect choice for events of all types, from corporate functions to birthday parties to private events. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. BLABBERMOUTH.NET Everyone from Snoop Dogg to Shakira has reinterpreted The Four Horsemen over the year, but you won’t find any of than nonsense here – these covers are actually good…. On the 20th anniversary of Master Of Puppets in 2006, Kerrang! 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Finnish cello rockers APOCALYPTICA have released a new video for their cover version of the METALLICA classic "Sad But True".. Says APOCALYPTICA: "We brought a … CONTACT, ICED EARTH To Release 30th-Anniversary Edition Of Debut Album In December, SOILWORK Announces 'A Whisp Of The Atlantic' EP, JOHN FRUSCIANTE On Rejoining RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS: 'It's Just Returning To Family', MACHINE HEAD To Release 'My Hands Are Empty' Single Next Month; Video Teaser Available, STRYPER's OZ FOX Suffers Massive Seizure, Prepares For Brain Surgery. Finnish cello rockers APOCALYPTICA have released a new video for their cover version of the METALLICA classic "Sad But True". we respect your privacy and take protecting it seriously. Includes such classics as 'Enter sandman', Fade to Black', Ride the Lightning', 'Unforgiven' & more. Metallica, My Chemical Romance, Machine Gun Kelly, Rise Against, Parkway Drive and more have been announced for California’s Aftershock 2021. From Papercut to Pushing Me Away, we rank every song on Linkin Park’s Hybrid Theory album in order of greatness, This website requires Javascript to be enabled, Many have tried, most haven’t come close. If people want to see it, let's do it.' Tribute album features 11 hauntingly powerful string renditions of the thrash metal band's songs performed by the Angry String Orchestra. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. A full band, full production performance from post-grunge icons Bush, The greatest Metallica videos of all time, Every Metallica album ranked from worst to best. APOCALYPTICA Drops An Apocalyptic Video For Its Cello Cover Of METALLICA’s “Battery”. reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. This haunting version of one of the band’s softer, more reflective tunes is among their very best. We provide you with the latest breaking news, best videos, fan tests and everything from the World of Metallica. Vitamin Records.