It's become a tradition for Metallica to pay tribute to artists who come from the cities or the countries they are playing in.
The brightly coloured tome was co-written by the band with writer Howie Abrams and illustrated by Michael “Kaves” McLeer.
The Swedish metal stars are also spending the bulk of the summer as special guest on Metallica's four-leg WorldWired European stadium tour.
The metal titans say they were “overwhelmed” following their second Day Of Service which saw over 3,000 fans volunteer at their local food banks across the US.
The new thriller, titled ‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile’ can be streamed from 3 May.
The tour follows Ghost's special guest slot on the European leg of Metallica's 'WorldWired' tour during the summer.
The metal titans’ rare acoustic performance of their classic anthem was captured in San Francisco in November last year.
This rare version of the band’s legendary 1983 track features on the new album ‘Helping Hands… Live & Acoustic At The Masonic’.
Special guests Ghost and Bokassa will provide support on all dates.
In co-operation with Feeding America, Metallica made contributions to its local partners in each city the band performed in during the 2017 stadium tour.
Metallica have announced details of the shows on their forthcoming WorldWired arena tour of North America across 2018 and 2019
Iconic metal outfit Metallica have teamed up with US manufacturer Vans for a new range of clothing including footwear, T-shirts and baseball caps
Pollstar has revealed that U2's Joshua Tree tour, Guns N'Roses Not In This Lifetime and Metallica's WorldWide are among 2017's highest-grossing tours
Metallica frontman James Hetfield has been bringing Christmas cheer by delivering Xmas gifts to firefighters and police in his home town Vail, Colorado
The five London dates on Metallica's acclaimed WorldWired world tour have smashed the previous records for concert attendance in the UK