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Is Iron Maiden better than Metallica? Bruce Dickinson certainly thinks so. Now, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has responded to Dickinson's boasting.
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10 Best Exclusive Loudwire YouTube Videos (So Far)
To introduce and spotlight some of our favorite clips, we present this list of the 10 Best Exclusive Loudwire YouTube Videos (So Far).
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Banjo Player Crushes Slayer’s ‘Raining Blood’
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