Metallica have been enjoying all over all through 2022, and the opposite night time, they tackled “Steel Militia” dwell for the primary time since 2016, which you’ll be able to see footage of beneath.
The efficiency happened on the Netherlands’ Pinkpop Pageant on June 17. After enjoying a 13-song set, the rockers got here again out for a 3-song encore. “Steel Militia” was the primary, adopted by “One” and “Grasp of Puppets” [via Setlist.fm]. It is the primary time that the band has performed “Steel Militia,” which is from their 1983 debut Kill ‘Em All, since December of 2016. Their tour statistics additional be aware that the observe has solely been performed dwell a complete of 91 occasions all through their complete profession.
See fan-filmed footage of Metallica enjoying “Steel Militia” at Pinkpop towards the underside of the web page.
Whereas six years might not sound like a very long time, Metallica have been toured persistently around the globe since then, which suggests a whole lot of reveals have passed by since they final added it to their setlist. It is also considered one of a number of surprises the group has thrown into their units these days. Earlier this week marked the primary time they ended a show with “Master of Puppets” since 1997.
Metallica’s subsequent present is about to happen tomorrow night time (June 19) on the Prague Rocks competition, adopted by a handful of different European performances that’ll happen via July. They’ve a few North American reveals scheduled as effectively — see all of their 2022 dates here.
Metallica – ‘Steel Militia’ (Dwell 2022)
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