Metallica and the San Francisco Symphony: S&M 2

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Metallica and the San Francisco Symphony: S&M 2

Join the ultimate heavy metal band as they combine forces with the nearly 80-member orchestra. Filmed over two sold-out shows that opened San Francisco’s Chase Center, the concert features the symphonic renditions of Metallica fan favorites.

AIRED: October 29, 2020 | 1:01:50
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(thunder cracks)

(crowd cheering) (orchestra tuning)

("The Ecstasy of Gold Instrumental")

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(crowd humming)

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("The Call of Ktulu Instrumental")

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("For Whom the Bell Tolls")

♪ Make his fight on the hill in the early day ♪

♪ Constant chill deep inside

♪ Shouting gun, on they run through the endless gray ♪

♪ On they fight, for they'’re right, yes, but who'’s to say ♪

♪ For a hill, men would kill, why they do not know ♪

♪ Stiffened wounds test their pride ♪

♪ Men of five, still alive through the raging glow ♪

♪ Gone insane from the pain that they surely know ♪

♪ For whom the bell tolls

♪ Time marches on

JAMES: Sing it!

♪ For whom the bell tolls

♪ Take a look to the sky just before you die ♪

♪ It'’s the last time you will ♪

♪ Blackened roar, massiveroar, fills the crumbling sky ♪

♪ Shattered goal fills his soul with a ruthless cry ♪

♪ Stranger now are his eyes to this mystery ♪

♪ Hears the silence so loud

♪ Crack of dawn, all is gone except the will to be ♪

♪ Now they see what will be, blinded eyes to see ♪

♪ For whom the bell tolls

♪ Time marches on

JAMES: What is it?

♪ For whom the bell tolls

JAMES: Oh, absolutely.

(crowd cheering)

(crowd cheering)

JAMES: Welcome friends, to S&M 2,

a wonderful adventure.

We'’re glad you're here to witness history with us.

We'’re here having a lot of fun.

And I'’m gonna take a moment here

to introduce the San Francisco Symphony.

Thank you. (crowd cheering)

Thank you so much for taking the risk to play with us.

And, of course, Conductor Edwin Outwater here.

(crowd cheering)

Thank you so much, Edwin.

Let'’s show the symphony how loud you can get, all right?

(crowd cheering)

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane

♪ But the memory remains

("The Memory Remains")

♪ Heavy rings on fingers wave

♪ Another star denies the grave ♪

♪ See the nowhere crowd cry the nowhere tears of honor ♪

♪ Like twisted vines that grow

♪ Hide and swallow mansions whole ♪

♪ Dim the light of an already faded prima donna ♪

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane

♪ But the memory remains

♪ Heavy rings hold cigarettes

♪ Up to lips that time forgets

♪ While the Hollywood sun sets behind your back ♪

♪ Can'’t the band play on ♪

♪ Hey, just listen, they play my song ♪

♪ Ash to ash, dust to dust, fade to black ♪

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane, insane

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane

♪ Dance, little tin goddess

JAMES: Come on, baby.

♪ Oh

(vocalizing)

♪ Drift away

♪ Fade away

♪ Little tin goddess

♪ Ash to ash

♪ Dust to dust

♪ Fade to black

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane, insane

♪ Fortune, fame

♪ Mirror vain

♪ Gone insane

♪ But the memory remains

♪ Ash to ash

♪ Dust to dust

♪ Fade to black

♪ But the memory remains

♪ Oh, yeah

♪ Like a faded prima donna

♪ Yeah, yeah, yeah

JAMES: Mr. Hammett.

♪ Dance, little tin goddess, dance ♪

JAMES: Come on now.

♪ Hey-o

(crowd vocalizing)

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(crowd cheering)

("All Within My Hands")

♪ All within my hands

♪ Squeeze it in, crush it down

♪ All within my hands

♪ Hold it dear, hold it suffocate and ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Love to death, smack you '’round and 'round and ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Beware

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

♪ Hate me now

♪ Kill all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Crush all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Choke all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Kill all within my hands again ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Take your fear, pump you up

♪ All within my hands

♪ Let you run, then I pull your leash and ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Under thumb, under to myself

♪ All within my hands

♪ Beware

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

♪ Hate me now

♪ Kill all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Crush all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Choke all within my hands

♪ Hate me now

♪ Kill all within my hands again ♪

♪ I will only let you breathe

♪ My air that you receive

♪ Then we'’ll see if I let you love me ♪

♪ I will only let you breathe

♪ The air that you receive

♪ Then we'’ll see if I let you love me now ♪

♪ Oh, I will only let you breathe ♪

♪ My air that you receive

♪ Then we'’ll see if I let you love me ♪

♪ I will only let you breathe

♪ The air that you receive

♪ Then we'’ll see if I let you love me now ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Squeeze it in, crush it down

♪ All within my hands

♪ Hold it dear, hold it suffocate and ♪

♪ All within my hands

♪ Beware

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

♪ Love is control

♪ I'’ll die if I let go ♪

(crowd cheering)

JAMES: "All Within My Hands."

Very nice.

Good job, y'’all.

Beautiful.

All right, so now is a extra special moment.

Really taking a risk, going way out there.

I'’m not sure if you remember Cliff Burton,

but we certainly do.

(crowd cheering)

And one other person especially in the symphony

remembers Cliff very well.

Please welcome Scott Pingel

to pay his respects to Cliff.

(crowd cheering)

("Anesthesia, Pulling Teeth")

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("Master of Puppets")

(crowd cheering)

♪ Master

♪ End of passion play, crumbling away ♪

♪ I'’m your source of self-destruction ♪

♪ Veins that pump with fear, sucking darkest clear ♪

♪ Leading on your death'’s construction ♪

♪ Taste me you will see

♪ More is all you need

♪ Dedicated to

♪ How I'’m killing you ♪

♪ Come crawling faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Your life burns faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Master

♪ Master of puppets, pulling your strings ♪

♪ Twisting your mind, smashing your dreams ♪

♪ Blinded by me, you can'’t see a thing ♪

♪ Just call my name, '’cause I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master, master

♪ Just call my name, I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master

♪ Needlework the way, never you betray ♪

♪ Life of death becoming clearer ♪

♪ Pain monopoly, ritual misery

♪ Chop your breakfast on a mirror ♪

♪ Taste me you will see

♪ More is all you need

♪ Dedicated to

♪ How I'’m killing you ♪

♪ Come crawling faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Your life burns faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Master

♪ Master of puppets I'’m pulling your strings ♪

♪ Twisting your mind, smashing your dreams ♪

♪ Blinded by me, you can'’t see a thing ♪

♪ Just call my name, I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master

♪ Just call my name, I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master, master

♪ Master, master

♪ Where'’s the dreams that I'’ve been after ♪

♪ Master, master

♪ You promised only lies

♪ Laughter, laughter

♪ All I hear or see is laughter ♪

♪ Laughter, laughter

♪ Laughing at my cries

♪ Okay, go

♪ Oh

♪ Oooh

♪ Hell is worth all that, natural habitat ♪

♪ Just a rhyme without a reason ♪

♪ Never-ending maze, drift on numbered days ♪

♪ Now your life is out of season ♪

♪ I will occupy

♪ I will help you die

♪ I will run through you

♪ Now I rule you too

♪ Come crawling faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Your life burns faster

♪ Obey your master

♪ Master of puppets, pulling your strings ♪

♪ Twisting your mind and smashing your dreams ♪

♪ Blinded by me, you can'’t see a thing ♪

♪ Just call my name, I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master

♪ Just call my name, I'’ll hear you scream ♪

♪ Master

(laughing)

♪ Master of puppets

(crowd cheering)

("Nothing Else Matters")

(crowd cheering)

♪ So close no matter how far

♪ Couldn'’t be much more from the heart ♪

♪ Forever trusting who we are

♪ And nothing else matters

♪ Never opened myself this way

♪ Life is ours, we live it our way ♪

♪ All these words I don'’t just say ♪

♪ And nothing else matters

♪ Trust I seek and I find in you ♪

♪ Every day for us something new ♪

♪ Open mind for a different view ♪

♪ And nothing else matters

♪ Never cared for what they do

♪ Never cared for what they know ♪

♪ '’Cause I know ♪

♪ So close no matter how far

♪ Couldn'’t be much more from the heart ♪

♪ Forever trusting who we are

♪ And nothing else matters

♪ Never cared for what they do

♪ Never cared for what they know ♪

♪ '’Cause I know ♪

♪ Whoa, yes, I know

♪ Never opened myself this way

♪ Life is ours, we live it our way ♪

♪ All these words I don'’t just say ♪

♪ And nothing else matters, yeah ♪

♪ Trust I seek and I find in you ♪

♪ Every day for us something new ♪

♪ Open mind for a different view ♪

♪ No, nothing else matters

♪ Never cared for things they say ♪

♪ Never cared for games they play ♪

♪ Never cared for what they do

♪ Never cared for what they know ♪

♪ '’Cause I know, yeah ♪

(crowd cheering)

♪ So close no matter how far

♪ Couldn'’t be much more from the heart ♪

♪ Forever trusting who we are

♪ And nothing else matters

(crowd cheering)

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("Enter Sandman") (crowd cheering)

♪ Say your prayers, little one

♪ Don'’t forget, my son ♪

♪ To include everyone

♪ I tuck you in, warm within

♪ Keep you free from sin

♪ Till the sandman he comes

♪ Sleep with one eye open

♪ Gripping your pillow tight

♪ Exit, light

JAMES: Sing it!

♪ Enter, night

♪ Take my hand

♪ Off to never never land

JAMES: Ha ha.

♪ Something'’s wrong, shut the light ♪

♪ Heavy thoughts tonight

♪ And they aren'’t of Snow White ♪

♪ Dreams of war, dreams of liars ♪

♪ Dreams of dragon'’s fire ♪

♪ And of things that will bite JAMES: Yeah!

♪ Sleep with one eye open

♪ Gripping your pillow tight

♪ Exit, light

JAMES: Come on.

♪ Enter, night

♪ Take my hand

♪ Ooh, off to never never land

♪ Never never land

MAN: Now I lay me down to sleep.

CHILD: Now I lay me down to sleep.

MAN: Pray the Lord my soul to keep.

CHILD: Pray the Lord my soul to keep.

MAN: If I die before I wake.

CHILD: If I die before I wake.

MAN: Pray the Lord my soul to take.

♪ Hush, little baby, don'’t say a word ♪

♪ And never mind that noise you heard ♪

♪ Ooh, it'’s just the beasts under your bed ♪

♪ In your closet, in your head

♪ Exit, light

JAMES: San Francisco!

♪ Enter, night

♪ Grain of sand

♪ Exit, light

♪ Enter, night

♪ Take my hand

♪ Off to never never land

(laughing)

(crowd cheering)

(crowd cheering)

("Enter Sandman") (crowd cheering)

♪ Oh

♪ Oh, yeah

♪ Oh

(laughing)

♪ Take my hand

♪ We'’re off to never never land ♪

♪ Take my hand

♪ We'’re off to never never land, hey ♪

♪ Hey, hey

♪ Hey, hey

♪ Hey

♪ Hey, hey, hey

♪ Hey, hey, hey

(crowd cheering)

♪ Off to never never land

("Enter Sandman")

JAMES: Thank you, we love you.

(crowd cheering) Thank you so much.

San Francisco Symphony!

(crowd cheering)

Edwin Outwater.

(crowd cheering)

Michael Tilson Thomas.

(crowd cheering)

LARS: Once again, I just wanna say it'’s unbelievable

to see all the flags in here.

Thank you so much, and what an amazing thing to know

musically it'’s a global thing,

and it can bring people together from all different parts

of this incredible planet.

Thank you, everybody, for traveling to San Francisco

and sharing this special event.

(crowd cheering)

We love each and every single one of you.

Thank you so much.

(crowd cheering)

(crowd cheering) (crowd singing)


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