Lars Ulrich Biography
Gentofte native Lars Ulrich is a Danish musician, songwriter, actor, and record producer. He gained recognition as the drummer and co-founder of the American heavy metal band Metallica. Lars was a tennis player in his youth. He made the decision to move to Los Angeles at age 16 to train professionally. It was while in Los Angeles that he began playing the drums.
Lars Ulrich Career
Ulrich met James Hetfield in Downey, California, and they formed the heavy metal band Metallica in 1981. He was famous as a pioneer of fast thrash drum beats, used on many of Metallica’s early songs, such as “Metal Militia” from Kill ‘Em All, “Fight Fire with Fire” from Ride the Lightning, “Battery” and “Damage Inc.”
from Master of Puppets and “Dyers Eve” from …And Justice for All. He has gained fame and considered influential because of both the popularity of his band, Not to mention, his drum techniques, including the double bass drum in the song “One” (…And Justice for All) and “Dyer’s Eve”.
Ulrich attempted to run a record label, the Music Company between 1998 and 2002. It failed and was closed in the spring of 2002. He ventured into acting through the HBO original film Hemingway & Gellhorn. The film started filming around March 2011 and was released on 28 May 2012.
Ulrich made a short-lived appearance as himself in the film Get Him to the Greek, as the partner of the character Jackie Q. In 2012, Ulrich was the main focus of the documentary film, “Mission to Lars”.
Lars Ulrich Age
He was born on December 26, 1963, in Gentofte, Denmark, to Lone and professional tennis player Torben Ulrich. Ulrich is 56 years as of 2019.
Lars Ulrich Family
Lars is the son of Lone and professional tennis player Torben Ulrich. His paternal grandfather was professional tennis player Einer Ulrich. His paternal grandmother, Ulla Meyer, was from a Jewish family; as a result, Ulrich’s grandfather was persecuted by the Nazis during World War II. Saxophonist Dexter Gordon was Ulrich’s godfather.
Lars Ulrich Wife/Girlfriend
Ulrich was previously in a relationship with Danish actress Connie Nielsen from 2004 to 2012. They had one child together. He first got married in 1988 to Debbie Jones, a British woman he met on tour, but their divorce was finalized in 1990 due to Ulrich’s constant absence during the recording of the 1991 album Metallica.
He later married his second wife Skylar Satenstein, an emergency medicine physician, from 1997 to 2004. They were blessed with two sons before divorcing. after his divorce from Satenstein, Ulrich dated Danish actress Connie Nielsen from 2004 to 2012. They had a single child together. He is current marriage is to American fashion model Jessica Miller.
Lars Ulrich Body Measurements
- Height: ft in'(Meters or cm): 5′ 5¼” (1.66 m).
- Weight: Pounds(lbs): 70Kg or 135 lbs
- Shoe Size: Not available
- Body Shape: Not avaialabe
- Hair Colour: Black
- Eye color: Light grey
Lars Ulrich Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of 200 Million.
Lars Ulrich Children
Ulrich had two sons from his second marriage to Skylar Satenstein. With Danish actress Connie Nielsen, they had one child.
Lars Ulrich Drums and Drums Stick
The feature of Ulrich’s drum set, as it often happens with Hard Rock, Heavy, Speed and Thrash Metal drummers is the double bass drum, used mostly in Metallica’s early albums. You can play along to Metallica‘s songs with the double bass drum set of Lars by touching the screen or with your PC keyboard.
lars Ulrich Drums and Drum sticks Photo
Ulrich Signature series drum sticks;
Ergonomically tuned handles
Replaceable polyurethane covers
Precision alloy core, which absorbs shock and improves weight and balance for better playability
Measures 16.25″ x .595″
METALLICA’s LARS ULRICH On Setlists For 2020 U.S. Festival Appearances
METALLICA announced earlier today that it will play two-night headlining slots at five music festivals in 2020. At each of the five Danny Wimmer Presents-produced events Charlotte, North Carolina’s Epicenter, Daytona Beach, Florida’s Welcome To Rockville, Columbus, Ohio’s Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival, Louisville, Kentucky’s Louder Than Life and Sacramento, California’s Aftershock . The band will perform sets on both Friday night and Sunday night, with the group promising different sets on each night.
Lars Ulrich Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Lars Ulrich?
Lars is a Danish musician, songwriter, actor, and record producer.
How old is Lars Ulrich?
He was born on December 26, 1963. Ulrich is 56 years as of 2019.
How tall is Ulrich?
The famous songwriter stands tall at a height of 5′ 5¼” (1.66 m).
Is Ulrich married?
He is currently married to American fashion model Jessica Miller.
How much is Ulrich worth?
Lars has an estimated net worth of 200 Million.
How much does Ulrich make?
lars earns an average salary from his career. Although he has not shared with the media the actual figure of his salary. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Where does Ulrich live?
He lived in san Fransisco.
Is Ulrich dead or alive?
Lars is still alive and in good health.
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