VH1 Classic's 'THAT METAL SHOW' Returns for Lucky Season Seven Saturday, March 19 at 11PM ET/PT

All-Star Lineup of Music Legends Include Metallica's Kirk Hammett, Whitesnakes's David Coverdale and The Runaways' Lita Ford

Mar 02, 2011, 10:00 ET from VH1

NEW YORK, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VH1 Classic's "THAT METAL SHOW" is back in Los Angeles and ready to shake things up for lucky season seven on Saturday, March 19 at 11PM ET/PT. Members of some of the biggest metal acts, including Metallica and Whitesnake, grace the "THAT METAL SHOW" stage to give viewers a true power hour that all hard rock and heavy metal enthusiasts are certain to love.

The boys are back and ready to rock! Eddie Trunk, Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson host the only talk show where all things hard rock and heavy metal are discussed, dissected and debated. Metal musicians and rock royalty, including Kirk Hammett (Metallica), David Coverdale (Whitesnake) and Lita Ford (The Runaways), will be part of the roundtable discussions this season. Guests and premiere dates include the below, at 11 pm ET/PT:

3/19 – Kirk Hammett (Metallica) and Uli John Roth (Scorpions)

3/26 – Ace Frehley (Kiss) and Billy Sheehan (UFO, David Lee Roth)

4/02 – David Coverdale (Whitesnake, Deep Purple) and Lita Ford (The Runaways)

4/09 – Chris Jericho (Fozzy, WWF Wrestling Champion) and Yngwie Malmsteen (Alcatrazz, Steeler, Rising Force)

4/16 – Duff McKagan (Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver, Jane's Addiction) and Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple, Black Country Communion)

4/23 – Matt Sorum (Guns N' Roses) & Cherie Currie (The Runaways) and Jim Norton (comedian on Opie and Anthony and Howard Stern)

4/30 – Sebastian Bach (Skid Row) and Anvil

5/07 – Carmine Appice (Vanilla Fudge, Ozzy Osbourne Band, Beck Bogert Appice, Rod Stewart) and Dave Meniketti from Y&T



Distilling decades of your favorite hard rock and heavy metal into sixty minutes of mayhem; "THAT METAL SHOW" will deliver the ever popular 'Stump The Trunk' as well as the triumphant return of 'TMS TOP 5' to your TV every Saturday night at 11pm, only on VH1 Classic.

Fans can also catch the complete season six and bonus clips at ThatMetalShow.VH1.com. New episodes of season seven will launch online every Monday morning following the show's on-air premiere.

"That Metal Show" is a production of VH1 Classic. Lee Rolontz and Keshia Williams as executive producers for VH1. Jeff Baumgardner serves as producer for the series for VH1.

Launched in May 2000, VH1 Classic is a 24-hour network that presents videos, concerts and music specials all day long, featuring the best of rock, soul and pop artists from the 60's, 70's, 80's and 90's, including The Rolling Stones, The Who, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Prince, Whitney Houston, Madonna, and U2. Learn more at VH1Classic.com.

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