The lady who gave beginning throughout METALLICA‘s live performance in Brazil final weekend has obtained a congratulatory telephone name from the band’s frontman, James Hetfield.
Tattoo artist Joice M. Figueiró was 39 weeks pregnant when she attended the present Saturday night time (Could 7) on the Estádio Couto Pereira in Curitiba, which was a part of METALLICA‘s six-date tour of South America.
Joice, who was seated within the accessible/disabled part of the stadium, felt properly throughout help acts EGO KILL TALENT and GRETA VAN FLEET‘s performances however began having contractions when METALLICA took the stage.
Figueiro‘s water broke on the best way to the occasion’s outpatient clinic and there was no time to take her to the maternity hospital.
“Luan Figueiró got here into the world on 05/07/2022 at 23:15 shaking all of the steel constructions”, she wrote on Instagram.
In line with the tattoo artist, the band performed the ultimate music of its set, “Enter Sandman”, in the meanwhile of beginning.
On Tuesday (Could 10),simply a few days after information of her child’s arrival was reported by mainstream media shops worldwide, Figueiró shared a brief video on Instagram Story through which she and her husband Jaime Figueiró may be seen receiving a telephone name from Hetfield.
“That is James from METALLICA. Congratulations, you guys,” Hetfield may be heard saying within the clip. “Oh my God. Hello,” Joice responds. “I cry.”
Joice instructed her Instagram followers that the telephone name lasted seven minutes and that she recorded all of it. “I’ve no extra phrases,” she added.
In an interview with The Washington Submit, Joice stated concerning the expertise of giving beginning at a METALLICA live performance: “It was a mixture of feelings. Because it wasn’t deliberate, I used to be scared that the medical crew would not be prepared. However there’s additionally the sensation of with the ability to inform folks that this occurred as a result of METALLICA is among the bands we love essentially the most.”
After lots of of fellow followers requested her whether or not METALLICA can be honored in her child’s title, she instructed The Washington Submit: “I joked that his title can be James Ulrich” — a mash-up of Hetfield and drummer Lars Ulrich. “However actually, since this title query has introduced up nice attraction and we’ve not registered him, we’re considering of perhaps including a [middle] title and placing some homage in there.”
She did, nevertheless, rule out “Sandman” as a attainable title.
“Keep in mind, that is the title he’ll carry all through his entire life,” she stated. “He’ll get bullied with the title ‘Sandman.’ He already has sufficient of a narrative to inform.”