The record went on to become the first album designated as thrash metal to go platinum in the US.
‘Ride The Lightning’ injected a new sense of excitement into the stagnant scene of the early 80s and changed thrash metal forever.
The special, one-off event is to mark the 20th anniversary of the metal titans' 1999 live LP, 'S&M.'
Megadeth’s ‘So Far, So Good... So What!’ documents a band that stood on the axis of a delicate equilibrium and survived to become thrash metal titans.
'The Salvation Kingdom' a new online documentary narrated by his sister Connie, celebrates the life of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton - watch it here.
Metallica have revealed plans for 10 February to be named Cliff Burton Day in Alameda County, California, in honour of their late bassist
Metallica have released a demo of Master Of Puppets, the title track from their classic 1986 album which is be given a deluxe reissue