Happy 25th Birthday, Metallica’s Black Album

It was 25 years ago today–August 12, 1991–that Metallica released what would become their biggest-selling record: the Bob Rock-produced “black” album. Anyone remember the first time they heard “Enter Sandman?”

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.