Tomorrow (March 3rd), Metallica’s Master Of Puppets album turns 30 years old. Even after so long, the album still reigns supreme in the heavy metal world, and sits at the top of countless album piles. I first got my hands on it when I was 16 years old (the perfect age), and I spent that entire summer not only playing the CD everywhere that I went, but actually just sitting in my basement doing literally nothing but flipping through the booklet and playing the album on repeat. Personally, my favourite track from the record was always ‘Disposable Heroes’:
Or if you prefer a live version from before the album even came out:
Take a look at this extensive Rolling Stone article covering everything about the 30th anniversary, and make sure you crank the record as much as you can.
We should probably end this blog post with another great song from the album: