Connect with us

Hi,what are you looking for?

Bands and Booze

METALLICA Teaming Up With BUDWEISER For Limited Edition Beer

Less than 100,000 of these cans will be available and only in Quebec :(

Less than 100,000 of these cans will be available and only in Quebec :(

Back in the early 80s, Metallica used to drink so much, their friends started calling them Alcohollica. As the years passed, I'd like to think that they've chilled out a bit. James Hetfield now identifies as straight edge and Lars was recently seen in a fancy Danish beer commercial. With all these metal bands putting out lines of alcohol, especially with Iron Maiden's huge success licencing their name to a beer, maybe they thought they could do it too.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

And when Metallica does something, they go big!

To commemorate their two shows in Qubec City on September 14 and September 16, where they will close out the Colisée Pepsi on the 14th and open up the new venue, Centre Vidéotron, the band will be giving out free cans of Metallica-branded Budweiser beer, brewed in Canada by Labatt.  The beer will be available in cans, coming in cases of 15 and 24 with over than 91,000 black cans being printed. Somebody please get me one! 

Here's what they're going to look like:

METALLICA BEER CAN

[Le Journal de Québec via Blabbermouth]

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

 

You May Also Like

Upcoming Releases

"Writing always makes me feel enthusiastic about what's next."

Bummer Alert

"As we unfortunately have to come to grips with, the last thing that will happen are big concerts."

Haterade

Lars Ulrich has heard it all. Being the most successful drummer in the heavy metal space, the Metallica drummer has gotten his share of...