Metallica Turns 40!

By: Stingray CuratorsMon, 09/20/2021
Metallica Turns 40

No one likes hitting the big 4-0.

But when you’ve sold millions of albums worldwide, changed rock music forever, and continue to pack stadiums wherever you go, maybe it’s a little easier to accept middle age.

You’ll have to ask Lars, James, and company at the birthday party.

In the meantime, Stingray has plenty of edgy curated channels to help you celebrate this music milestone.


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For the fans of Metallica

The perfect handpicked collection for every Metallica fan. From related artists to similar songs and greatest hits, here are all the tracks you need, in one channel.

For the Fans of Nirvana

Guest Curator: Metallica 

Want to know what it sounds like to hang out with Metallica? These heavy metal megastars dig into their catalog and beyond to share their favorite songs with you.

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Heavy Metal

All the classics that made metal what it is today, from the pioneers like Black Sabbath, Judas Priest and Iron Maiden through the "Big Four" (Anthrax, Megadeth, Metallica, Slayer) and of course the legendary Glam years (Motley Crue, Quiet Riot). A true testament to the heavy metal era. A channel for the die-hard fans that is sure to impress and be full surprises.

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The Golden Age of Metal 

Even the biggest rebels can become classics! Discover the pioneer metal bands your parents listened to on vinyl records. Features Led Zeppelin, Alice Cooper, AC/DC, Judas Priest, Metallica and more.


Don't Need Nothin' but a Good Time 

The '80s saw the explosion of metal onto the mainstream charts. To this day, nothing beats songs by Skid Row, Poison, Def Leppard, Ozzy Osbourne and Faith No More when you want to to sing your heart out in the car.

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Hard Rock 

Experience the full guitar shredding sounds from the harder edge of Rock.

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Rock's Monster Hits

Sometimes you just need to let it all out and feel the rage. Crank up the volume of these monstrously heavy hits by Marilyn Manson, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Rage Against the Machine and more.


Concerts and Documentaries

Watch the very best of Metallica on Qello Concerts:

Metallica Documentary Black Album

Classic Album: Metallica

Metallica's eponymous album, often referred to as "the black album", is one of the best selling albums of all time and is rightly revered as the defining rock album of its generation. This program features contributions from band members James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett and Jason Newsted and album producer Bob Rock. It contains previously unheard demo recordings and extended interviews exclusive to this release.


Metallica Masters of Metal

Masters of Metal

They are one of the most influential heavy metal bands of all time. Alongside Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth, the Masters of Metal are an important part of the "big four". Over 100 million record sales worldwide, they are one of the most commercially successful bands of all time. With a career that spans over 33 years, the band created by James Hatfield and Lars Ulrich as renamed a genre after themselves. From the early days in a garage to the successful heights of sell out stadium tours, they redesigned the concept of heavy metal music. This is the all access story about their journey. All rise to Metallica, the Masters of Metal.


Metallica Masters of Puppets

Master of Puppets

Master of Puppets is the third studio album released by American thrash metal / heavy metal band Metallica, released March 3, 1986


Metallica Some Kind of Monster

Metallica: Some Kind of Monster

A documentary crew followed Metallica for the better part of 2001-2003, a time of tension and release for the rock band, as they recorded their album St. Anger, fought bitterly, and sought the counsel of their on-call shrink.