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The Big Four

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 22 June 2010

Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth AKA 'The Big Four' all played on the same stage for the first time ever recently. Daniel managed to blag his way to Poland to witness this momentous occasion and had a chat to the bands while he was there.

This week's Mauler was from Kverlertak plus there was new music from Stone Sour, Danzig, Iron Maiden and Periphery.

Music and featured items

25 items
  • Image for Young Guns

    Young Guns Crystal Clear

    White

  • Image for Blitz Kids

    Blitz Kids Maybe We'll Die, Maybe We Won't

    White

  • Image for Periphery

    Periphery Icarus Lives

    Roadrunner

  • Image for Converge

    Converge Cutter

    Epitaph

  • The Mauler

    Kverlertak were this week's Mauler

  • Mauler

  • Image for Coliseum

    Coliseum Everything to Everyone

    Temporary Residence

  • Image for Danzig

    Danzig On A Wicked Night

    The End Records

  • Behemoth Interveiw

    Dan caught up with Nergal from the band after they had opened for the 'Big Four'.

  • Behemoth Interview

    • Image for Behemoth

      Behemoth Shemhamforash

      Nuclear Blast

  • Image for Iron Maiden

    Iron Maiden El Dorado

    EMI

  • Metallica Interview

    Daniel caught up with Lars from Metallica

  • Metallica Interview

    • Image for Metallica

      Metallica The Day That Never Comes

      Warner Bros

    • Image for Metallica

      Metallica Trapped Under Ice

      Elektra

  • Slayer Interview

    Daniel caught up with Kerry King ahead of their show in Poland

  • Slayer Interview

    • Image for Slayer

      Slayer Public Display Of Dismemberment

      Sony

  • Megadeth Interview

    Dan spoke to Dave Mustaine at Download about the 'Big Four' Show.

  • Megadeth Interview

    • Image for Megadeth

      Megadeth Set The World Afire

      Capitol

  • Anthrax Interview

    Dan had a chat with Charlie from the band about the 'Big Four' Show

  • Anthrax Interview

    • Image for Anthrax

      Anthrax Caught In A Mosh

      Island

  • Image for Disturbed

    Disturbed Another Way To Die

    Reprise

  • Image for Stone Sour

    Stone Sour Mission Statement

    Roadrunner

  • Image for The Sword

    The Sword Tres Brujas

    Kemado Records

  • Image for Black Sabbath

    Black Sabbath Supernaut

    Vertigo

  • Image for Kollwitz

    Kollwitz Disprit

    Fysisk Format

Broadcasts

  • Tue 22 Jun 2010 00:00 BBC Radio 1

  • Tue 22 Jun 2010 00:00 BBC Radio 1 N. Ireland

  • Tue 22 Jun 2010 00:00 BBC Radio 1 Scotland

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