Metallica helped to launch the thrash metal genre beginning in the early ’80s. With ten studio sets over 30 years, along with a handful of live, collaboration, and collections, Metallica has a strong catalog. One of their live sets is the S&M show (with the San Francisco Symphony). Released in 1999, this show added an orchestral style to the music of MetallicaS&M was released and went on to sell well over ten million copies worldwide.

They revisited the concept some twenty years later to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the S&M show. It resulted in a one-off theatrical screening of S&M 2. Now, that show will be issued in a variety of packages that will include a massive 4LP/2CD/BD Deluxe Edition Box.

On August 28, watch for S&M 2 in multiple formats that will include a limited edition of 4LP color vinyl LPs/2CD/BD Deluxe Box as well as the previously mentioned 4LP/2CD/BD Box. S&M 2 will also be made available in 2CD/DVD sets as well as 2CD, DVD, BD (Blu-ray), and vinyl 4LP packages. The BD and DVD sets will contain the entire 2019 show. The music has been remixed and remastered. The BD will include 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, and Stereo. A 36-page book accompanies the 2CD packages. The Deluxe Box offers extras with five guitar picks, 24″ by 36″ poster, sheet music, and DDs. the vinyl are splatter and half and half colored. The book is 26 pages.

S&M 2 – Metallica (with the San Francisco Symphony)

CD 1
01 The Ecstasy of Gold
02 The Call of Ktulu
03 For Whom the Bell Tolls
04 The Day That Never Comes
05 The Memory Remains
06 Confusion
07 Moth Into Flame
08 The Outlaw Torn
09 No Leaf Clover
10 Halo on Fire

CD 2
01 Intro to Scythian Suite
02 Scythian Suite, Opus 20 II: The Enemy God And The Dance Of The Dark Spirits
03 Intro to The Iron Foundry
04 The Iron Foundry, Opus 19
05 The Unforgiven III
06 All Within My Hands
07 (Anesthesia) – Pulling Teeth
08 Wherever I May Roam
09 One
10 Master of Puppets
11 Nothing Else Matters
12 Enter Sandman

01 Menu (features “Moth Into Flame”)
02 Intro (features “Wherever I May Roam” and “All Within My Hands”)
03 The Ecstasy of Gold
04 The Call of Ktulu
05 For Whom the Bell Tolls
06 The Day That Never Comes
07 The Memory Remains
08 Confusion
09 Moth Into Flame
10 The Outlaw Torn
11 No Leaf Clover
12 Halo on Fire
13 Intro to Scythian Suite
14 Scythian Suite, Opus 20 II: The Enemy God And The Dance Of The Dark Spirits
15 Intro to The Iron Foundry
16 The Iron Foundry, Opus 19
17 The Unforgiven III
18 All Within My Hands
19 (Anesthesia) – Pulling Teeth
20 Wherever I May Roam
21 One
22 Master of Puppets
23 Nothing Else Matters
23 Enter Sandman
24 Credits
25 Behind the Scenes: Making of the Show
26 All Within My Hands Promo

By MARowe