Captured here by official BGP photographer Ken Friedman at one of Bill Graham's famous Day on the Green day concerts, in 1985 Bay Area-based Metallica was still in their rock 'n' roll infancy. Long before the days of Some Kind of Monster and a lawsuit against Napster, James, Lars, Kirk, and Cliff were local heroes as they carved out a hard-rocking, metal sound, playing to thousands at this summer concert extravaganza.
About Wolfgang's Photography
The majority of our photography is custom produced to enure the finest quality. Please allow 4-7 days for processing before your photo will ship. Vintage images were produced using a wide range of cameras. The size listed is the size of the paper used to produce the print. In some cases, there will be a white border surrounding the image.