Contact Us

Metallica Joined By Rob Halford and Glenn Danzig During Third Night of Anniversary Gigs

Getty Images

The guest parade continued Friday night when Metallica hit the stage of San Francisco’s Fillmore Theater for the third of four special concerts there to celebrate the band’s 30th anniversary. Following two other star-studded gigs earlier in the week, Metallica were joined onstage this time around by Judas Priest singer Rob Halford, Danzig / Misfits frontman Glenn Danzig and Lynyrd Skynyrd‘s Gary Rossington.

Fridays night’s 21-song setlist touched on all eras of the band’s career and featured a handful of covers, including songs by Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blitzkrieg, the Misfits (with Glenn Danzig) and Judas Priest (with Halford). Other guests over the course of the gig included Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell, Down’s Pepper Keenan and Anti-Nowhere League’s Nick “Animal” Culmer.

Metallica also premiered another unreleased song, unveiling the ‘Death Magnetic’ outtake ‘Hell and Back.’ The previous two concerts saw the live debut of ‘Magnetic’ outtakes ‘Hate Train’ and ‘Just a Bullet Away.’

For more on the concert, including the complete setlist and a slew of live video footage, click here. Metallica play their fourth and final 30th anniversary concert tonight at the Fillmore — perhaps James Hetfield‘s dream of being joined onstage by Ozzy Osbourne and Motorhead‘s Lemmy Kilmister will finally come true.

Watch Metallica perform the previously unreleased song ‘Hell and Back’:

Best of US 103.1

Recommended for You

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for US 103 Ultimate VIP Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive US 103 Ultimate VIP Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.