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Jason Newsted Band Plays Early Metallica Song

Jason Newsted has recently performed with his namesake band. Fans witnessed a full live show for the first time since 2013. The event took place last Saturday, May 20, at Revolution Live in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. As reported by Loudwire, the bassist delivered a 20-song set that included 11 brand-new original tunes, as well as covers of classics by Metallica, …

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Jason Newsted Attacks Metallica Haters In Video

Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted recently backed Lars Ulrich. He defended the veteran and argued that it’s not just Lars’s drumming that made Metallica great, but also his dedication, management & decision-making skills. Jason Newsted backs Lars Ulrich Metallica’s Lars Ulrich has proven to be a particular target for some. The trend of Lars-dumping has been sporadically going on for …

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Ex-Metallica Bassist Upsets Fans With Cliff Burton Remark

There will always be a debate with Metallica fans: Cliff Burton Or Jason Newsted? Everyone is conflicted, but most seem to side with Burton’s style of playing. While the two are both completely different beasts – Cliff being home cooking metal and Jason being more precise, both did have a huge purpose, but it seems like Jason Newsted may have …

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Jason Newsted Text Messages Metallica Member

Jason Newsted recently opened up on his current relationship with his former bandmates in Metallica, after announcing his live comeback. Jason left Metallica back in 2001 but was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, along with guitarist/vocalist James Hetfield, Ulrich, guitarist Kirk Hammett, and the man who replaced him, Trujillo, in 2009. Jason Newsted talks about Metallica …

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Jason Newsted Is Back And Needs To Rejoin Metallica

Ex-Metallica bassist Jason Newsted is back and is getting the praise that he deserves that he never really got previously. Recently, it was said that Jason was reviving the ‘Newsted Project’ on May 20th in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and would be performing for the first time in ten years. Could this lead to some Metallica work? Here’s my outlook on …

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