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The Life Of Late METALLICA Bassist CLIFF BURTON To Be Celebrated On What Would Have Been His 60th Birthday

The life of late Metallica bassist Cliff Burton will be celebrated with "Cliff Burton Day" on what would have been his 60th birthday.

The life of late METALLICA bassist Cliff Burton will be celebrated with “Cliff Burton Day” on what would have been his 60th birthday, February 10, at this location.

A special live stream is scheduled for 7 p.m. PST and will be emceed by Nicholas Gomez, with guests Big Mick, Metal Joe, Gary Holt (EXODUS, SLAYER), Dan Riley, Brian Lew, Dean Delray, Brian Slagel, Charlie Benante (ANTHRAX), Mike Bordin (FAITH NO MORE), Canada Dave and Connie Burton.

After joining the band in 1982, Cliff Burton played on METALLICA’s first three albums, “Kill ‘Em All”, “Ride The Lightning” and “Master Of Puppets”.

Cliff’s died at the age of 24 in a tour bus crash on September 27, 1986 while on tour in Sweden.