Metallica Played a Surprise Concert in San Francisco Last Week [VIDEO]

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For just a moment, I’d like you to imagine one of the biggest bands in the world playing a show at one of the smallest venues in your hometown. 

That’s what happened last week in San Francisco when Metallica played a place called The Independent, which has a capacity of just 500 people.

The band and the venue announced the super-secret show just hours before it happened on Thursday, September 16th, and tickets were gone in minutes.

The show was a warm-up of sorts for Metallica, who are set to headline a festival in Louisville this weekend.

You can see footage from Metallica’s performance at The Independent, courtesy of YouTuber Paul Weber, below:

[Paul Weber via YouTube]


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