Metallica Cliff Burton death: James Hetfield’s FURY ‘I blamed him and wanted to kill him’

Metallica Cliff Burton death: James Hetfield’s FURY ‘I blamed him and wanted to kill him’

Speaking out in VH1’s Behind the Music, Hammett explained that he jokingly jabbed: “I bet it’s better at the front anyway.”

He went on: “On that European tour we had a really bad bus.”

Hammett explained he heard “tires screeching” before feeling the bus flipping over.

When he eventually emerged from the wreckage, Hammett explained: “I heard everybody screaming… except for Cliff.

Published at Sat, 26 Sep 2020 10:11:00 +0000