Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Metallica release video of The Unforgiven II live debut

Metallica have released video of the live debut of their 1997 track, “The Unforgiven II”, as performed at the Rock Im Revier festival in Gelsenkirchen, Germany on May 29.

A video highlights package from the opening date of a 4-show run of European festivals includes Lars Ulrich and Kirk Hammett in the meet and greet, new setlist structure discussion, Tuning Room, and "The Unforgiven II" from the show.

The song – which originally appeared on their 7th album, “Reload” – was previously played only once before - during the band’s December 8, 1997 appearance on the Billboard Music Awards.

Metallica have also made the full May 29 show from Germany available for download at livemetallica.com

The group will perform at Rock In Vienna on June 4 before returning Stateside to headline the 2015 X Games in Austin, Texas on June 6.

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