Obsession: at 'Downey Highschool'
James Hetfield - rhythm guitar & vocals
Jim Arnold - lead guitar
Ron Veloz - bass
Rich Veloz - drums
Garage band after 'Obsession':
James Hetfield - guitar
Jim Mulligan - drums
Troy ? - bass?
James Hetfield - guitar & vocals
Jim Mulligan - drums
Hugh Tanner - guitar
basicly like 'Phantom Lord'
+ Ron McGovney - bass
James' projects beside Metallica
San Francisco, CA 1986-1990
Fred Cotton - vocals
James Hetfield - drums & vocals
Cliff Burton - bass & vocals
Jim Martin - bass & vocals
James "Flunky" McDaniel - guitar & vocals
After Cliff's death Kirk and Jason took over his bass duties
South Park Movie - 'South: Bigger, Longer and Uncut'
James can be heared singing the vocals in a short heavy song called
"Little Boy, You're Going To Hell" during the part when
Kenny goes to hell.
Bands James has played live with
Queen, Tony Iommi & James Hetfield- Stone Cold Crazy
Freddie Mercury Concert For Life - 1992
James sang 'Stone Cold Crazy' together with the remaining members
of Queen and Tony Immoni from Black Sabbath.
Motörhead & James Hetfield- Overkill
'Maritime Hall' San Francisco, CA - May 28 2000
Right before Motörhead played the last song on their gig, James
Hetfield came on stage, grabbed a guitar and said "These are
the godfathers of heavy metal" and then he jammed with them
Misfits & James Hetfield- Last Caress & Die, Die My
'Maritime Hall' San Francisco, CA - November 17 2000
During this Misfits gig James went on stage to sing "Last Caress"
and later in the set "Die, Die My Darling" together with
Bands James has recorded with
Danzig - 'Twist of Cain'
James is doing the backing vocals on Danzig's first album in the
song 'Twist of Cain' according to Danzig's ex-bassist Eerie Von.
Danzig - 'Possession' & 'Am I Demon?'
James is singing the backing vocals on Danzig's first album in the
songs 'Possession' and 'Am I Demon?' too.
Corrosion of Conformity - 'Man or Ash'
James can be heared singing the backing vocals in this song on the
Corrosion of Conformity album 'Wiseblood'.
Green Jelly - '3 Little Pigs'
James is helping out with doing the backing vocals in this song.
Jim Martin - 'Milk & Blood'
James sings the backing vocals on Jim Martin's first solo album
'Milk and Blood' on the song "Barsoap Hair" and probably
on the song "Disco Dust" too.
Primus - 'Eclectic Electric'
James plays together with Jim Martin and Primus on their album which
is called "Anti-Pop" on the nine-minute song "Eclectic