Despite these glaring mistakes, pros Metallica and Gaga persevered and actually gave a pretty solid performance. As far as this writer is concerned, you can count me in the latter camp. And in Metallica's world, the Grammys were long forgotten by the time the band left the Palladium stage. One wrote: "All I see is a attractive woman who is not afraid to wear anything".
Twelve years later, the group collaborated with legendary avant-garde rocker Lou Reed for a series of recording sessions, culminating in the release of "Lulu", a complicated spoken word/instrumental album.
The band's collaboration with Lady Gaga on Sunday didn't go exactly as planned, when frontman James Hetfield's mic was accidentally turned off.
Lady Gaga made quite the red carpet appearance at the GRAMMYS tonight - but it's what you may have missed on the carpet that's got us talking! Doesn't that sound like an insult to the band's 35-year legacy?
But as the song began, it was clear there was a problem, as lead singer James Hetfield's microphone wasn't working and his voice couldn't be heard.
Prior to flaunting her sensual outfit, Mother Monster grabbed the chance to show off her new ink that's inspired by Metallica's song "Moth Into Flame". "At least I have those memories".
The football game was great and a roller coaster ride with never-ending twists and turns and up and downs until the last seconds of the game not knowing who would win, but the Patriots prevailed and so did Lady Gaga with an entertaining performance of pop music, pomp and pep.
"I don't even have to watch to simply be glad this happened to them". Dave Mustaine had the last laugh about the situation, though.
Handling it like. well, rock stars, they didn't miss a beat. No, it doesn't tarnish their legacy.
Drummer Lars Ulrich spoke with Access Hollywood (video below) on Saturday (Feb. 11) about the performance with Gaga.
In response to critics, Gaga took to Instagram this past week to say, "I'm proud of my body".
I don't think I've ever written this much about one GRAMMYs telecast before, but there was a ridiculous amount of metal news coming out the 59th annual award show.
Eventually, they got it up and running, and the energetic performance resumed.
At least one of the mics appeared to be malfunctioning during the performance, or might have been out entirely. "You Rock", Cox said in the post (seen below).
The fabric of the top looked as though it was just grazing her nipples.
According to People, Gaga took the stage with Metallica.
I am so sorry to #Metallica and all their fans.