Christmas is coming early for die-hard Metallica fans with a new 40th anniversary official ring now on sale. The piece, which is available via, runs $250, and is 100 percent sterling silver featuring the M logo and ninja star. The polished silver ring is manufactured in the U.S.A. by Silver Luthier.

According to the band’s site, “Rings are made to order. Your credit card will be charged when the order is placed, and the ring will be shipped with two-to-four weeks.”

  • Metallica North American tour dates (subject to change):
    November 12, 14 –  Daytona Beach, FL – Welcome to Rockville at the Daytona International Speedway
    November 27 – Arlington, TX – Triller Fight Club at Globe Life Stadium
    December 17, 19 – San Francisco, CA – Chase Center
    February 25 – Las Vegas, NV – Allegiant Stadium


  • After 29 years, Metallica’s 1991 self-titled album re-entered the Top 10 of the Billboard 200.
  • The album, better known as the “Black Album,” which topped the charts back in the day, returned to the charts due to the massive 30th anniversary box set edition of the heavy metal classic.
  • Also out now is a companion covers collection, titled, The Metallica Blacklist, which includes a whopping 53 covers by various artists across the musical landscape.  

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