San Francisco Locals Metallica to Release New Album in November

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Looks like there’s a new Metallica album out. According to the San Francisco-based band has concluded “Hardwired…To Self-Destruct,” the long awaited next Metallica studio album that is the follow-up to “Death Magnetic!” will come out November 18th of this year. The album is comprised of two discs, with nearly 80 minutes of music.

Above is the first single of the upcoming album which was produced by Greg Fidelman, along with James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich. This is the 11th studio album for the Bay Area rockers and has been a long time coming.


Disc One
Atlas, Rise!
Now That We’re Dead
Moth Into Flame
Am I Savage?
Halo On Fire

Disc Two
Dream No More
Here Comes Revenge
Murder One
Spit Out The Bone

Disc Three (Deluxe Edition Only)
Lords Of Summer
Riff Charge (Riff Origins)
N.W.O.B.H.M. A.T.M. (Riff Origins)
Tin Shot (Riff Origins)
Plow (Riff Origins)
Sawblade (Riff Origins)
RIP (Riff Origins)
Lima (Riff Origins)
91 (Riff Origins)
MTO (Riff Origins)
RL72 (Riff Origins)
Frankenstein (Riff Origins)
CHI (Riff Origins)
X Dust (Riff Origins)

Photo courtesy of BB Gun Press

With a discography that includes albums on Digital Nations (a Steve Vai imprint), music critic Louis Raphael has always kept a pulse on the San Francisco music scene. After years as the San Francisco Music Examiner for and, he decided to start Music in SF® as a way to showcase what the San Francisco music scene really has to offer.