Metallica played their 1991 "Black" album in full but in reverse order as they headlined Saturday night at this year's Download rock festival.

The band played for more than two hours,  blowing off their 11.15pm curfew by over 30 minutes.

Highlights & setlist here. Suck it down.

 

WHEREVER I MAY ROAM

 

MASTER OF PUPPETS

 

ONE

 

THE UNFORGIVEN

 

NOTHING ELSE MATTERS

 

DON'T TREAD ON ME

METALLICA SETLIST - DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL 6-09-2012

    1. The Ecstasy of Gold
      (Ennio Morricone song)
    2. Hit the Lights
    3. Master of Puppets
    4. The Four Horsemen
      (Tour debut)
    5. For Whom the Bell Tolls
    6. Hell and Back
    7. The Black Album
    8. The Struggle Within
    9. My Friend of Misery
    10. The God That Failed
    11. Of Wolf and Man
    12. Nothing Else Matters
    13. Through the Never
    14. Don't Tread on Me
    15. Wherever I May Roam
    16. The Unforgiven
    17. Holier Than Thou
    18. Sad But True
    19. Enter Sandman
    20. Encore:
    21. Battery
    22. One
    23. Seek & Destroy