Metallica give “Hardwired” its live debut at Minneapolis concert — watch

Heavy metal legends take the stage at US Bank Stadium hours after announcing their new album

    Photo by Philip Cosores

    Days after announcing the release of their new album, Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, Metallica took the stage at Minneapolis’ US Bank Stadium on Saturday night. The concert marked the first ever to take place at the brand new stadium, and the heavy metal veterans did not disappoint with a career-spanning 19-song setlist. Most notably was the live debut of their new album’s lead single, “Hardwired”, which you can watch for yourself up above. The full setlist is below.

    Hardwired…To Self-Destruct, the band’s first album in eight years, is due out November 18th.

    Creeping Death
    For Whom the Bell Tolls
    King Nothing
    The Memory Remains
    The Unforgiven
    Leper Messiah (Followed by Kirk’s guitar solo with Ride The Lightning riff)
    Welcome Home (Sanitarium)
    Sad But True (Followed by Rob’s bass solo)
    Wherever I May Roam
    Master of Puppets
    Battery (Followed by Kirk’s second guitar solo)
    Fade to Black
    Seek & Destroy

    Hardwired (Live debut)
    Play Video
    Whiskey in the Jar
    Nothing Else Matters
    Enter Sandman (Followed by ‘The Frayed Ends of Sanity’ jam outro)