We found the fan who sprinted to the stage to be front row at the festival
Over the weekend, “Metallica Man” went viral for his epic sprint from gate to rail to be front row for Metallica’s headlining performance at at Lollapalooza 2022. The video, shared by NBC Sports Chicago, can be viewed below. It was the ultimate display of dedication, one that would surely make Metallica proud. With the video making its way around the web, we caught up with “Metallica Man” himself on the latest episode of Talk This Way to chat about is run to the rail, Metallica’s performance, and more.
At Lollapalooza, Metallica ripped through classics including “Whiplash,” and “Creeping Death” plus rarities like “Dirty Window” and “The Memory Remains.” Their encore was their re-incarnated classic “Master of Puppets” which featured a doting tribute to Eddie Munson from Stranger Things. The band will continue with a string of U.S. tour dates next month.