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And he would sweat – he would really sweat – and he put a lot into the live show. And I think some of that was because he was trying to compensate for not being heard on the album.
So that gained a lot of respect, at least I think for us, once we started touring with him.“Metallica lead guitarist Kirk Hammett said:“Jason tried to balance things out by kind of, like, really being prominent on those songs when they were played live. And that was his way for his parts to be heard – in a live situation.
The band involved both of Burton's parents in the decision to choose Newsted as the group's new bassist and, in ceremonious fashion, Burton's parents were present during the announcement so they would know who would be carrying on their son's legacy and to "pass Cliff's torch on." Newsted's first live performance with Metallica was at the Country Club in Reseda, California, November 8, 1986.
His studio debut with Metallica was on The .98 E. This was followed by his first studio album with the band, ...
And I remember there were times where I’d be playing, and I’d just turn around so he couldn’t see what I was playing so he couldn’t follow me.
It’s like, ‘Do whatever you wanna do.’But, obviously, live, he fit right in – he was a great force. And he wasn’t afraid to step up to the mic and bark whenever he felt like it.
Speaking in a recent interview with journalist David Fricke, Metallica frontman James Hetfield spoke about the Jason Newsted’s position in Metallica.
He played with a pick and he would follow whatever I would do [on guitar].After Metallica, has been involved with Echobrain, Ozzy Osbourne, Voivod, and led the band Newsted from 2012 to 2014.With Voivod, he used the pseudonym Jasonic, which is also the name of his music publishing company.Newsted was the last in line and ended up winning the part.He said in a 2015 interview that he learned about Metallica's plan to open for Ozzy Osbourne's tour at the time.