Metallica is an American heavy metal band. Metallica's current lineup comprises founding members and primary songwriters Hetfield and Ulrich, longtime lead guitarist Kirk Hammett , and bassist Robert Trujillo. Guitarist Dave Mustaine who went on to form Megadeth after being fired from the band and bassists Ron McGovney , Cliff Burton who died in a bus accident in Sweden in and Jason Newsted are former members of the band. Metallica earned a growing fan base in the underground music community and won critical acclaim with its first five albums.
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You have to give Lars Ulrich credit: You can never accuse him of not following his gut. Did I say that? Okay, fair enough.