Reaction Paper About Metallica

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Metallica
Introduction
Bew to doo daa! Is how Metallica played the guitar they played their music fast to get new fans. Metallica had many members, join and leave, but the main people were James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich. Metallica learned to play the guitar fast so they could get new fans but also they lost some fans. Metallica had many big hits. Metallica helped create a new kind of rock and roll by having lightning guitar riffs, for which they earned eight Grammys and that helped secure a spot in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, making Metallica one of the greatest bands of the 80s and 90s.
How they got started James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich had many influences. When James was younger, he had a tragic event in his life that made him create a band (Fricke, Seliger, 1993). Then when he met another teenager, they formed a band (Morrison, 2006). When they met each other they started to look for other members to form Metallica. When they did get members they added precise rhythm guitar style and added two bass drums to get the style that they are known for today. They met in Los Angeles and formed in 1981. They first got Dave Mustaine to join on lead
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Metallica was made up of 4 people the drummer Lars Ulrich, guitarist Kirk Hammett, bass Robert Trujillo, and guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield (Crocker, 1993). Metallica was known for the type of music and how it was sung. They had lightning guitar riffs, growled vocals, thrash metal or speed metal. They added energy and speed to turn into heavy metal (Morrison, 2006). The song Enter Sandman made it to the top 20 and still is one of their best known songs. The Black Album also was the fifth album had some of the best hit songs and helped them make it to the mainstream. When they did play the guitar the way they did Metallica 's fan base went up. Their old fans started selling out, but because of the new type of music they got new fans (Morrison,

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