Oops… he did it again. On the verge of the 15th anniversary of Lars Ulrich filing suit on behalf of Metallica against the band’s own fans, the hothead named by the Village Voice to be “the douchiest drummer of all time” has once more enraged what seems to be the entire human population.
This time, it has to do with the bass on 1988’s …And Justice for All. Next time? Well, there’s no guessing how Lars will next lose still more friends and somehow alienate even more people—it’s just a guarantee that it will happen.
Until then, let’s look back at 10 times everyone alive simultaneously got pissed off at Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich.
“Your body is a temple.” This is a truth that takes some a lifetime to understand, especially when so much of what we consume is slapped with a picture of an impossibly thin model — or lately, Kendall Jenner. Fewer things in life are more urgent than having a healthy relationship with your body, and female singers such as Kelly Clarkson and Demi Lovato have important things to say about it.
In the next installment of Rock Icons, Nikki Sixx reflects on Motley Crue‘s early days—including his fashion choices. In this exclusive sneak peak of Saturday’s episode, Sixx admits to Sam Dunn that his trademark wild hair actually served as a defense mechanism.
The schism between Axl Rose and Slash is one of the most notorious feuds in rock, in many ways marking the end of Guns N’ Roses’ glory years. Theories abound as to why the duo’s relationship soured beyond repair, but now we may have the spark. According to the band’s former manager Doug Goldstein, Michael Jackson is to blame for their beef and subsequent split.
James Corden is on fire as the new host of The Late Late Show. After helping Tom Hanksreenact all of his films in just six minutes, Corden took Mariah Carey for a drive in a Range Rover, and what resulted was a glorious little game of “Carpool Karaoke.”
We’ll admit it: we jumped the gun yesterday thinking that Rihanna was going to finally drop her long-awaited full length, R8. Like many of you, we stayed up all night refreshing our iTunes until we fell asleep on our Macbook. And when we finally took our face off the keyboard this morning, we came to the cold realization that we still lived in a R8-less world. These past few hours have been an emotional roller-coaster for the Rihanna Navy, and you can watch the drama play out on your Twitter feed.