Lars Ulrich of Metallica has accepted the Drum Off Challenge from Will Ferrell and RHCP drummer Chad Smith. The two had a fun drum-off on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon a few weeks ago that people are still talking about, and the two told Spin Magazine that they want to take on Lars Ulrich next. Chad's words of advice - "leave the double bass drums and bring more cowbell."
A new World Cup commercial for Budweiser features the Guns n' Roses song “Paradise City,” some famous soccer playersrapping it and a cameo from Axl Rose himself. The players become the rock stars, and at the end of the two and a half minute commercial they throw a pick into the audience that Axl Rose catches, and then toasts them with his Budweiser.