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The Metallica Sneakers Help You Rock While You Walk

By: Wes Walcott - Published: • References: consequenceofsound.net & iheartchaos
If you find you can't get enough of the Lars Ulrich's raspy heavy metal vocals, you probably can't wait to slip you feet into a pair of these Metallica Sneakers.

No one really knows why Metallica has decided to put out a line of shoes -- perhaps they're still feeling the pinch from that nasty Napster file sharing service that robbed them of all their would-be riches. Or maybe the band is just looking for new ways to get the word out about their music. Either way, the shoes are a limited edition Vans that are all black and made from heavy-duty canvas and suede -- perfect for skateboarding or stomping around in a mosh pit. Best of all, they feature lyrics on the sides so you'll never forget the words to your favorite Metallica tunes.

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