Metallica praises ‘Stranger Things’ for its awesome use of Master of Puppets: an amazing honor


After sending Kate Bush to the top of the chart, Volume 2 of “Stranger Things 4]” carried out a lynchpin knife lower in the form of Metallica’s eight-minute,’ 80s material masterpiece “Master of Puppets.” Tuesday, the group responded by using their music in the final show. In Season 4 ending “The Piggyback” the hero Eddie Munson (Joseph Quinn) music “Master of Puppets” Launched in 1986, the season is about — to interfere with the demented swings defending the fortress of main villain Vecna (Jamie Campbell Bower). As Variety noted, set creatives, the Duffer Brothers authored the music into the code throughout pre-production, Music Supervisor Nora Felder received clearance from the group. Tuesday, the group published the video from the episode in issue on its Instagram profile. Composing in the title, the group voiced their awe for the show’s usage songs, and their happiness of seeing their music used in memorable scenes. They both voiced their awe for Quinn — and performed along with a lead song throughout the kill — and performed instrument jobs on the music. “The way The Duffer Brothers have incorporated music into’ Stranger Things ‘has always been next level, so we were beyond psyched for them to not only include’ Master of Puppets ‘in the show, but to have such a pivotal scene built around it” the post says. “We were all stoked to see the final result and when We did, We were totally blown away… It’s so extremely well done, so much so, that some folks were able to guess the song just by seeing a few seconds of Joseph Quinn hands in the trailer! How crazy cool is that?” “It’s an amazing honor to be a very big part of Eddie’s journey and to once again be keeping company with all the other awesome actors featured in the show” the post continues. View this thread on Instagram. A post shared by Metallica (@ metallica) In additament to the band’s comment, musician Rob Trujillo — whose father Tye Trujillo noted instrument songs for the episode — shared the video on his Instagram, communicating his son’s kudos in the episode’s ending funds. View this thread on Instagram. A post by Robert Trujillo (@ robtrujillo).