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Monday, April 25, 2011

Photos from the Big Four Show, with Metallica, Anthrax, Slayer, and Megadeth

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click to enlarge Metallica at the Big Four fest - RICHARD HAICK
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  • Metallica at the Big Four fest

The Big Four Festival:

Metallica

Megadeth

Anthrax

Slayer

Empire Polo Grounds, Indio, CA

April 24, 2011

Well, the Big Four show -- featuring metal titans Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, and Anthrax -- finally arrived in the U.S for a one-off show. The weekend after Coachella, a small nation of metalheads descended upon the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio for an outdoor music festival with way fewer hippie girls and way more skull tattoos. Photographer Richard Haick was on hand to capture some of the mania, and he sent us these photos. For more, see our full slideshow from the Big 4 concert.

click to enlarge Anthrax - RICHARD HAICK
  • Richard Haick
  • Anthrax

click to enlarge Anthrax - RICHARD HAICK
  • Richard Haick
  • Anthrax

click to enlarge Slayer - RICHARD HAICK
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