Your feel-good story of the day.
There’s a Metallica tribute band from Washington called Blistered Earth, and they recently posted on their Facebook page that a bunch of their gear got stolen after a gig in Portland. And it was a LOT of gear. We’re talking five guitars, many amplifiers, seven guitar pedals and an entire drum set, and so on. According to this article from Huffington Post, the estimated amount of stolen gear from Blistered Earth estimated to be worth about $20,000. D*!%s!!!!!
The situation took off online after some dedicated fans spread the word on Facebook. The word got around fast, and look who caught a glimpse of it…
Huffington Post reached out to Metallica’s crew and they confirmed the story is true. Metallica takes good care of their fans! To see more of the story, click here.