The second episode of “The Metallica Podcast: Volume 1 – The Black Album” has just been released in conjunction with the 30th anniversary of the band’s self-titled fifth LP, better known as The Black Album. The podcast’s weekly episodes will explore the stories behind and the legacy of the best-selling album in the history of Nielsen Soundscan.
Official description of episode two: “‘The Metallica Podcast’ is back with Episode 2, this week focusing on Bob Rock’s style of producing. Tune in to hear both producer & band comment on the growing pains that led to trust, that led to The Black Album. How will the band deal with bringing in an outsider? Why did they invite one in? Guests include: Bob Rock, Jason Newsted, Alice Cooper, Rob Halford of Judas Priest, and Big Mick Hughes. “The Metallica Podcast: Volume 1” celebrates the September 10 release of Metallica’s remastered Black Album in unprecedented detail. Beyond its collection of firsthand anecdotes chronicling the making of The Black Album, the podcast features everything and everyone that created the most successful album of the past 30 years — and explores its ongoing cultural impact.
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Listen To The Second Episode Of Metallica’s Official Podcast