James Hetfield on Playing to 500,000 People

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  • jking2575
    jking2575 13 часов назад

    "Thats the power of music thats a language on its own". What a brilliant quote, that really resonates with me.

  • Andrew Cantu
    Andrew Cantu 17 часов назад

    AC/DC, Metallica, Pantera and Motley Crüe? Damn Russians lol

  • Micah Murray
    Micah Murray 1 день назад

    METALLICA!!!! that was the other band

  • Or Barry
    Or Barry 2 дня назад

    please return to the old Metallica, no featuring pop stars, just pure metal

  • EliteDuck 11
    EliteDuck 11 4 дня назад

    Monsters of rock 1991

  • Greb Nitty
    Greb Nitty 4 дня назад

    I have a lot of respect for James. I didn't need to see this to get it, this just reaffirmed it. Fucking legend of a musician. I am going to own July 16th, this will be the best day of my life.

  • Diego Macias
    Diego Macias 6 дней назад

    jesus That fucking lineup man so many legndary acts.

  • ty g
    ty g 6 дней назад

    That would be the coolest thing ever dude... imagine you start throwin the horns and million people start throwin it back at you hahahHa

  • sports guy
    sports guy 10 дней назад

    he knows he played close to 2 million people he just dont wanna brag:p

  • justin case
    justin case 11 дней назад

    Nobody beats Rod Stewart 3.5 million person concert

  • zoltán mórocz
    zoltán mórocz 12 дней назад

    I'm hungarian and i learned english language from metallica's lirycs XDD

  • JackMakesFilms
    JackMakesFilms 13 дней назад

    'People were telling us, y'know we learned English from your songs'.

    That must have been interesting for tourists to Russia in the coming years:

    'Excuse me, can you tell me where the train station is?'
    'Yes it is just down this road, then you exit light, enter night. You should be there'
    'That doesn't sound right...'
    'You know it's sad but true'.

  • Channel Inactive
    Channel Inactive 14 дней назад

    For some reason in the intro I keep expecting Joe to say Stupid monkey.

  • henry commentcava
    henry commentcava 15 дней назад

    over 9000

  • Matt van den Ham
    Matt van den Ham 15 дней назад

    I wonder if 1.6M people is the largest show in history

  • Alessandro Piersanti
    Alessandro Piersanti 18 дней назад

    0:46 The first time I ever hear James mention Pantera

  • Mellowcanuck33
    Mellowcanuck33 23 дня назад

    Jesus christ! Do you know how insane a concert is when Motley Crue is a fuckin "oh yeah"

  • ZuberZones
    ZuberZones 25 дней назад

    domination live must have gone crazy

  • deutschesmaedchen
    deutschesmaedchen 1 месяц назад

    Wish time warner would have tried to "get in" on romania as well. The communist regime was brought down in 1989, and the first time anyone of international importance came around was in 92. and it was freaking Michael Jackson. Would have traded him for Metallica, for sure.

  • Nigel Joel rener
    Nigel Joel rener 1 месяц назад

    He said Pantera\m/

  • slash6662000
    slash6662000 1 месяц назад

    Many people put the number of fans at 1.6 Million not 500000 !!!!!!

  • Michał Nowoć
    Michał Nowoć 1 месяц назад

    I'm a 90's kid and it's funny because an English teaching in Eastern Europe was really poor back then, so music was the only chance for us to learn English.

  • GetYourPull18
    GetYourPull18 1 месяц назад

    "transformation of a closed society into freedom" ... Um last I heard, Russia is ruled by a bunch of oligarchs today, nice freedom LOL

  • Mustard
    Mustard 1 месяц назад

    It's crazy to think some people died at that concert

  • Yet another memer
    Yet another memer 1 месяц назад

    wasn't it 1.6 million? according to wikipedia it's 1,6 million

  • THE STRIKER
    THE STRIKER 1 месяц назад

    It was actually 1,5M people

  • Shotgun Shane
    Shotgun Shane 1 месяц назад

    People say metal sucks, but like to see someone like Drake try to perform in front of 500,000 people

    • SwissMarksman
      SwissMarksman 1 месяц назад

      wtf has Drake to do with anything of this? Give or take, but I wouldn't be suprised by the amounth of fans he has, that he would/could perform infront of so many people


  • Sasa Winchester
    Sasa Winchester 1 месяц назад

    I wasn't born yet :(

  • Shane Matthew
    Shane Matthew 1 месяц назад

    Who in the world comes to this video... knowing what they are clicking on and presses dislike? why?

  • Juan Oc
    Juan Oc 1 месяц назад

    this guy sounds like he is sukcing james dick

  • Andrew Teller
    Andrew Teller 1 месяц назад

    never knew that concert was free! absolute lucky fuckers

  • Incognito774
    Incognito774 1 месяц назад

    Pffft, nothing too special. One of my buddy's relatives played in front of 666 million kikes back in the 40's with his band, The National Socialist German Workers' Party. He said the temperature was just reich for touring the various camps. My favorite tune of theirs is still Greater Israel Project, followed by Holocaust Guilt Trip. What great songs and what disciplined musicians they were. NSDAP beats Metallica.

  • Agoraphobic News
    Agoraphobic News 1 месяц назад

    weren't there 1 500 000 people?????

  • freakbag556
    freakbag556 1 месяц назад

    I read it was more around 1.2 milion

  • ChadG
    ChadG 1 месяц назад

    That intro 😂

  • Alan Rich
    Alan Rich 1 месяц назад

    This is a little misleading.  It was 500,000 but when Lars took stage within minutes that number dropped to 22,437 including band, crew and security.

  • That Guy
    That Guy 1 месяц назад

    They got it wrong , they were shooting Skyfall 007 helicopter action sequence. Yes it was shot in 1992 and was released later in 2012

  • Deathculture
    Deathculture 1 месяц назад

    james ' anti communism revealed

  • Deathculture
    Deathculture 1 месяц назад

    1991 "frikken communist country man"

  • Charlie Arroyo
    Charlie Arroyo 1 месяц назад

    Motley Crue didn't play there James.

  • Toon Lloyd
    Toon Lloyd 1 месяц назад

    In Soviet Russia, guitar downpicks you.

  • Christian Fabrizio
    Christian Fabrizio 1 месяц назад

    I'm pretty sure their concert in Russia helped end the cold war. long live metallica! 🤘

  • Peter Taste
    Peter Taste 1 месяц назад

    They didnt have the internet. you dont say... Internet wasnt a hugh thing in 91

  • James Florin
    James Florin 1 месяц назад

    Wasn't it more than a million? Lol

  • Ricardo Çocoletzi
    Ricardo Çocoletzi 1 месяц назад

    1 500 000 people***

  • I Heart Metal
    I Heart Metal 1 месяц назад

    Oh wow, that had to be the best concert ever at that time with Metallica, Pantera and AC/DC?!?
    Just amazing!!

  • Wcoast408
    Wcoast408 1 месяц назад

    Loving that Derek Carr shirt... RAAAIIIDEERSSS!!!

  • EASportssucksdick
    EASportssucksdick 1 месяц назад

    Imagine what was it like to get in the front row of that crowd !

  • Kojii Naz
    Kojii Naz 1 месяц назад

    1.5 million people, 1.5 million bottles of vodka, 1.5 toilets (a bowl and a one-man urinal).

  • rcrd8
    rcrd8 1 месяц назад

    Stfu already dude let the him tell the story

  • PONYBOYonline
    PONYBOYonline 1 месяц назад

    Sucks if you gotta go to the bathroom. I guess you just go right where you are...

  • Brute Oni
    Brute Oni 1 месяц назад

    Fuck James for ruining napster!
    Also fuck lars

  • Frost Winchester
    Frost Winchester 1 месяц назад

    Why don't you ask him why his music has sucked for over 30 years?

  • Benjamin Smith
    Benjamin Smith 1 месяц назад

    Music brings community Peace and has a power of its own

  • Anf44
    Anf44 1 месяц назад

    Does joe Rogan not know that he gets that many views a day. 😂

  • c. lince
    c. lince 1 месяц назад

    time to come out of d closet rogan

  • Dustin Dunbar
    Dustin Dunbar 1 месяц назад

    Metallica, Pantera, Ac/Dc, Motley Crue...woooow

  • Chuck Krenek
    Chuck Krenek 1 месяц назад

    Heard he was a more cranky bitch than my grandma...

  • Boogie
    Boogie 1 месяц назад

    the day Pantera out preformed them all.

  • Malik Alzaabi
    Malik Alzaabi 1 месяц назад

    it was fuckin 1.5 fuckin million actually.
    google it James. google it

  • Juju Smith-Schuster
    Juju Smith-Schuster 2 месяца назад

    Time warner is the illuminati. What happened to joe Rogan...why didn't he mention that

  • Lla derat
    Lla derat 2 месяца назад

    this would never happen today in russia , here autoritarism took over once again. back then people had enough of commie shit, almost a century of all kinds of slavery , no access to free world, no information about anything outside of ussr, it was so good to finally unite with the rest of the nations, thats why there were so many people on that concert. It was just the right time for big us bands to come.

    • Screpitum Ralk
      Screpitum Ralk 1 месяц назад

      My dad remembers having a lot of metalheads in 80's in Russia. Iron Curtain didn't block any kinds of music back then. And he told me that coca cola in soviet Russia was expensive as fuck till 90's.


  • Colin Stynes
    Colin Stynes 2 месяца назад

    what a line up... acdc metallica pantera and motley crew

  • Levani Gvilia
    Levani Gvilia 2 месяца назад

    my dad used tu be there,not 500 000 there was more than 1.6 million people.1991 the period of "perestroika"destruction of soviet union. he says that there were bucks of people who didn t even hear about of metallica as a band :D he marks also this day as THE DAY THAT NEVER COMES again :D

  • Satan
    Satan 2 месяца назад

    That picture was from the fall of the soviet union

  • Fidozo15
    Fidozo15 2 месяца назад

    Over 1,5m of humans. And Pantera opened with Domination (I think). It's a miracle that Russia didn't set fire

  • Robinson Huso
    Robinson Huso 2 месяца назад

    Jamie has the best job in the world

  • Pantallica
    Pantallica 2 месяца назад

    James has the distinct honor of saying "I got 500,000 Russians to scream die".

  • C C
    C C 2 месяца назад

    Metallica pantera acdc!!! What show!!

  • ermonski
    ermonski 2 месяца назад

    Making more than a million people chant "DIE! DIE! DIE!" during "Creeping Death" must have been one of the most badass feelings ever.

  • TexasSmoking
    TexasSmoking 2 месяца назад

    This is the only time you would hear james say pantera, even though they jammed in the 80s and were always around eachother. Too bad pantera crushed them in the 90s

  • Jer-Jer Landicho
    Jer-Jer Landicho 2 месяца назад

    1991 for me is all about the blood sugar sex magic and enter sandman

  • Bg_DreamZ
    Bg_DreamZ 2 месяца назад

    Peep the Derek Carr Shirsy😈✊🏻

  • awsm
    awsm 2 месяца назад

    if you want the best song played at this concert watch domination by pantera....

  • ALAN OLIVAREZ
    ALAN OLIVAREZ 2 месяца назад

    We need this in Spanish

  • Novemdecillion
    Novemdecillion 2 месяца назад

    Looks like a Dethklok concert.

  • H Eckstein
    H Eckstein 2 месяца назад

    I bet putin was in the mosh put getting down

  • Kresley Silva
    Kresley Silva 2 месяца назад

    And there was Black Crowes playing too

  • TheLarksi
    TheLarksi 2 месяца назад

    Not sure if James Hetfield or John Cena

  • Andy Sweeney
    Andy Sweeney 2 месяца назад

    woh.... that's intense!

  • Manuel378 Genio
    Manuel378 Genio 2 месяца назад

    Shit me not english

  • James kornbrust
    James kornbrust 2 месяца назад

    haaaaaayeaaayeaaaa 😅

  • Luis Duran
    Luis Duran 2 месяца назад

    Pantera killed this show man

  • Neil Tipton
    Neil Tipton 2 месяца назад

    i played to about 145 people. i was scared shitless

  • James Mcervel
    James Mcervel 2 месяца назад

    Motley was there 2 years earlier with Ozzy

  • Mridul Sarma
    Mridul Sarma 2 месяца назад

    James Fuckin' Hetfield.

  • Josh Hunter
    Josh Hunter 2 месяца назад

    The helicopter scenario should be a metal song.

  • creepy muffin
    creepy muffin 2 месяца назад

    when you're in the middle of that croud and u gotta take a crap

  • maniaryc
    maniaryc 2 месяца назад

    it was 1.4 mil not 500k

  • Brian In Fingal
    Brian In Fingal 2 месяца назад

    James looks better now than he did in '91. Looks healthy and happy.

  • High Gain's Rapist
    High Gain's Rapist 2 месяца назад

    search Monster of Rock 1991 at Tushino Airways

  • CPT Gilga
    CPT Gilga 2 месяца назад

    insanely cool

  • Charles Ehlers
    Charles Ehlers 2 месяца назад

    Lol, I love James but he doesn't even realize he played to double that number

  • Julio Hernandez
    Julio Hernandez 2 месяца назад

    it was "ac dc, tallica , pantera, black crows and a local band E.A.S.T " No motley crüe 😂😂😂😂 wth james talking about 😂😂😂😂

  • Willħelm Wełł
    Willħelm Wełł 2 месяца назад

    So cops were hitting troublemakers with batons from a low flying chopper, huh.

  • Aniket Desai
    Aniket Desai 2 месяца назад

    moster of rock 91 tallica ACDC pantera and a moscow band.. crazy fuckin gig

  • mt2oo8
    mt2oo8 2 месяца назад

    It was over 3 million, not 500,000. I'm surprised James doesn't know this

  • The_Slayer _Cannibal
    The_Slayer _Cannibal 2 месяца назад

    1:22 donnie??

  • DIGU KKONA
    DIGU KKONA 2 месяца назад

    free metallica concert. wow

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