Metallica performed the live debut of their new track, “Hardwired”, at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN on August 20 and video from the show is available.
The song will be featured on their forthcoming album, “Hardwired…To Self Destruct”, which is due for release on November 18.
The follow-up to 2008’s “Death Magnetic” was produced by Greg Fidelman, James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich.
“Hardwired… represents the next phase of our journey as Metallica and we are so excited to share it with you,” says the band. “This is our 11th studio album and is available for pre-order in a variety of configurations including 12 songs on a double CD, vinyl, digital download, as well as a deluxe version with the riffs that were the origins of the album.
"Everyone who pre-orders the album through Metallica.com will receive an instant download of the song 'Hardwired.'”
Metallica and hennemusic streamed audio of the complete concert as the band headlined the first rock show at the new home of the Minnesota Vikings before a reported crowd of 50,000 fans on its opening weekend.
You can listen to the full show here.
On September 24, Metallica will be among the headliners set to perform at the 2016 Global Citizen Festival in New York’s Central Park.
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