...And Justice for All [30th Anniversary Expanded Edition] Image
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  • Summary: The remastered release of the metal band's 1988 album features a CD of a sampling of live tracks and a CD of demos. The super deluxe box set includes additional rough mixes, demos, the James’ Riff Tapes, six CDs of full live concerts and four DVDs of live footage.
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 6
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 6
  3. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. Dec 6, 2018
    100
    Combative and hostile even 30 years later, ... And Justice For All delivers exactly what its title promises.
  2. Nov 12, 2018
    93
    You may hear a little more snap and pop and dimensionality here and there, but this is a restoration, not a revision. Everything that’s made Justice sound assaultive and insane for the past three decades--closer to Ministry’s “Stigmata,” released around the same time, than the band’s own “Enter Sandman”--remains.
  3. Nov 12, 2018
    90
    The deluxe edition is an overwhelming portrait of one of the most pivotal moments in the lives of Metallica but also the metal genre as a whole, because the band would take the Justice template and streamline it to become megastars within just a few years.
  4. 80
    This immersive collection captures the excitement of an era sometimes overlooked between their twin peaks of Master Of Puppets and the Black Album.
  5. Mojo
    Nov 12, 2018
    80
    Ambitious, complex, raging and poetic. a testament to the possibilities of thrash. [Dec 2018, p.103]
  6. Uncut
    Nov 15, 2018
    80
    And Justice For All remains their most pivotal and arguably their most divisive album. ... Lots of demos, rough mixes, studio jams and live numbers that show how powerful the new lineup sounded away from the studio. [Jan 2019, p.37]
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  3. Negative: 1 out of 4
  1. Aug 7, 2021
    10
    Every song is amazing. This album is a classic.
    Best songs: One, Blackened, ...And Justice for All, Harvester of Sorrow, Dyers Eve, To Live
    Every song is amazing. This album is a classic.
    Best songs: One, Blackened, ...And Justice for All, Harvester of Sorrow, Dyers Eve, To Live Is to Die
    Worst songs: -
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  2. Dec 10, 2019
    10
    Another remaster of a classic. All great songs.
    A must buyt for all Metalheads, a true classic álbum.
  3. Jul 25, 2020
    10
    i fell in love with the whole metallica's albums but it was so damn good. metallica has something different from the rest. i really need toi fell in love with the whole metallica's albums but it was so damn good. metallica has something different from the rest. i really need to met these guys. maybe one day. Expand
  4. Sep 16, 2020
    2
    Un álbum bastante malo repetitivo, carente de nuevos sonidos y melodías no me gusto no entiendo las buenas criticas y es un álbum pésimo.