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JASON NEWSTED OPENS UP ABOUT HIS DECISION TO LEAVE METALLICA

by 107.9 THE FOX posted Jan 15 2014 9:04AM
EX-METALLICA Bassist JASON NEWSTED Talks About His Decision To Leave Band

According to The Pulse Of Radio, former METALLICA bassist Jason Newsted spoke in detail about the reason he left the band in 2001 in a new interview with Scuzz TV. Newsted said that his eventual split with the group was over the way his then-side band, ECHOBRAIN, was handled. Newsted explained, "The management of METALLICA was very, very excited about ECHOBRAIN, wanted to take it out for me, wanted me to do ECHOBRAIN also, with METALLICA. They felt ECHOBRAIN was that good, the singer was that good, and it didn't affect METALLICA because it was a totally different kind of thing, and I was in METALLICA; that would give it its pedigree already."

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JASON NEWSTED OPENS UP ABOUT HIS DECISION TO LEAVE METALLICA
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