Aaaaand we will hear The Black Album in full during the set!
Metallica will be headlining Download 2012 playing their self-titled fifth album (you know, The Black Album, the one that sold 25 million copies, yeah that one) in full...IN FULL. THE BLACK ALBUM. EVERY SECOND OF IT.
Let's just pause for a moment and breathe deeply, oxygenate those cells and try to remain calm. Now, on with the facts...
The festival, celebrating its tenth year, will take place from June 08-10 and tickets go onsale at 9.00am on Friday, November 18.
More bands will be announced in the coming months, but frankly who cares about that at the minute. Metallica. The Black Album. End of.