Metallic Attack: The Ultimate Tribute

Metallic Attack: The Ultimate Tribute is a tribute album to thrash metal band Metallica. Motörhead's cover of "Whiplash" from this album won a Grammy for "Best Metal Performance" in 2005. The album contains covers of songs from Metallica's first 5 studio albums.

Metallic Attack: The Ultimate Tribute
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Compilation album by
Various artists
ReleasedAugust 3, 2004 (2004-08-03)
GenreThrash metal, Death metal, Heavy metal
LabelBig Deal
ProducerBob Kulick, Bruce Bouillet
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

# Title Band/Performers Original album Length
1 "Whiplash" Motörhead Kill 'Em All 3:49
2 "Damage, Inc." Flotsam and Jetsam Master of Puppets 4:16
3 "Enter Sandman" Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme; guitar)
Scott Travis (Racer X, Judas Priest; drums)
Tommy Victor (Prong; vocals)
Joey Vera (Armored Saint, Fates Warning; bass)
Metallica 5:37
4 "Trapped Under Ice" Death Angel Ride the Lightning 3:58
5 "Nothing Else Matters" Gregg Bissonette (Steve Vai, David Lee Roth; drums)
Tony Franklin (Roy Harper, The Firm; bass)
Bob Kulick (Meat Loaf, W.A.S.P.; rhythm guitar)
Bruce Kulick (Kiss, Grand Funk Railroad; lead guitar)
Joe Lynn Turner (Rainbow, Yngwie Malmsteen, Deep Purple; all vocals)
Metallica 6:30
6 "Motorbreath" Page Hamilton (Helmet; vocals)
Scott Ian (Anthrax; guitar)
Rob "Blasko" Nicholson (Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie; bass)
Ryan Yerdon (Puddle of Mudd; drums)
Kill 'Em All 3:24
7 "Holier Than Thou" Doug Aldrich (Dio, Whitesnake; guitar)
Chuck Billy (Testament; vocals)
Marco Mendoza (John Sykes, Blue Murder; bass)
Eric Singer (Kiss, Alice Cooper; drums)
Alex Skolnick (Testament; guitar)
Metallica 3:49
8 "Master of Puppets" Bruce Bouillet (Racer X; guitar)
Randy Castillo (Ozzy Osbourne; drums)
Whitfield Crane (Ugly Kid Joe; vocals)
Rocky George (Suicidal Tendencies; guitar)
Mike Inez (Alice in Chains, Ozzy Osbourne; bass)
Master of Puppets 8:39
9 "Eye of the Beholder" Life After Death ...And Justice for All 6:17
10 "Creeping Death" Dark Angel Ride the Lightning 5:47


  1. ^ "Metallica: The Ultimate Tribute Album - Various Artists". Allmusic.