Top 10 Orange County Concerts of 2009, No. 2: Metallica, December 10, Honda Center, Anaheim

Top 10 Orange County Concerts of 2009, No. 2: Metallica, December 10, Honda Center, Anaheim
Andrew Youssef

Whatever demons plagued Metallica in the past were nowhere to be found when the band performed in front of a capacity crowd at the Honda Center. The iconic metal act fired off lean, riveting, meticulously shifting assaults that swept the awe-struck audience into an alternative reality where fast, heavy drum-n-guitar forays conquer all. The four musicians--all in their mid 40s--stalked the stage with a youthful sense of determination and glee.

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Click to read earlier Top 10 Orange County Concerts of 2009 entries.


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