Set the standard of what “metal” should be and became the cornerstone during the subsequent proliferation of the genre during the 80s and 90s, Metallica continues it unwavering pursue of aggressive sound, in spite of set backs and external influences, now in the band’s second decade. And like AC/DC before it, the band will be honored with its very collection from Converse as well.
Available in 2 graphic version of Chuck Taylor All Star. One features Metallica “s classic emblem, electrified logo of the band that first appeared on the cover of 1984’s Ride The Lightning. As homage to the classic metal album, the print on black canvas retains the airbrushed style found on the original cover. To followed the AC/DC Collection, Metallica x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Collection will retail for US$ 50 each starting July 2009. You will find them at at specialty retailers, department stores and online at Converse official web store.