Watch: ‘Distracted’ KIRK HAMMETT Botches Intro To METALLICA’s ‘Nothing Else Matters’ At BOSTON CALLING Festival

METALLICA guitarist Kirk Hammett botched the intro to the facility ballad “Nothing Else Issues” through the band’s headlining set final evening (Sunday, Might 29) on the Boston Calling pageant in Allston, Massachusetts. After teasing a little bit of “Extra Than A Feeling”, a BOSTON track, Kirk screwed up the opening notes to the METALLICA traditional earlier than playfully falling to the ground. He then rapidly stood again up and advised the viewers, “Sorry, guys. You are so kickass. I received distracted by how kickass you’re,” and restarted the track, which was the second-to-last observe of METALLICA‘s 16-song efficiency on the three-day occasion.

“Nothing Else Issues” is without doubt one of the hottest songs from METALLICA‘s mega-selling 1991 self-titled album — also called “The Black Album” — which was re-released final September as a remastered deluxe field set by way of the band’s personal Blackened Recordings. The track reached place No. 11 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart in addition to top-ten positions on many European charts.

Final August, METALLICA music video for “Nothing Else Issues” surpassed one billion views on YouTube. It was the primary METALLICA observe to achieve the milestone.

The “Nothing Else Issues” video, which was uploaded to YouTube in October of 2009, was directed by Adam Dubin and edited by Sean Fullan and is made up of clips from the 1992 METALLICA documentary “A 12 months And A Half In The Life Of Metallica”. The clip is maybe finest remembered for a scene the place Lars Ulrich throws darts at a poster of WINGER frontman Kip Winger.

Previous to working with METALLICA, Dubin directed two music movies for the BEASTIE BOYS. Whereas he was a pupil at New York College, he was roommates with document producer Rick Rubin, who would later go on to supply “Demise Magnetic”, METALLICA‘s ninth studio album.

“Nothing Else Issues” was featured as a playable observe within the music online game “Guitar Hero: Metallica” and has been lined over 40 instances by a number of various artists, together with STAIND, Shakira, Bif Bare, Macy Grey, DIE KRUPPS, REV THEORY and APOCALYPTICA.

A completely new and completely different model of “Nothing Else Issues” seems twice in Disney‘s 2021 film “Jungle Cruise”.

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