Metallica‘s in an all-out assault in promotion of its new album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, and that media blitz brought the band to Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday night. There, they slammed through a pummeling version of the track “Atlas, Rise!” — one of the new record’s most dynamic cuts:
‘Tallica also performed the classic cut “For Whom the Bell Tolls”:
James, Lars, Kirk and Rob also talked with Kimmel about how their kids don’t really seem to care about the fact that they’re Metallica:
Discussed their new album’s conception:
AND, because the above wasn’t enough, battled a superfan in a trivia contest about themselves:
Pretty fun visit!
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