First Metallica/Lou Reed clip

Okay, so here’s the first Metallica/Lou Reed clip, from their forthcoming album Lulu.

I know it’s not fair to judge an album on one small clip, but so far this …this ain’t grabbing me. I’m a huge Metallica fan and I rather dig Lou Reed (saw him live about 10 years ago and it was awesome) but if that’s the feel and the mix, this will go down as an interesting curio in the Metallica and Lou Reed discographies rather than the essential deviation I’d hoped for. But we’ll see.

By the way, Lulu and the new Megadeth album Th1rt3en come out on the same day. Interesting.

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3 Replies to “First Metallica/Lou Reed clip”

  1. Metallica gets further away from metal and shows they really don’t know how to write music. Mean while Megadeth is putting out some strong metal efforts recently. Hmmm.

  2. I second that assesment. Hope the rest of the album is better than this (though I seriously doubt it). Sent me right to sleep. Zzzzzz…
    Somehow new Metallica stuff sounds more and more like “stop buggin’ me with metal, dude, I’m old and I’m rich”.

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