James Hetfield has been added to the all-star lineup of the upcoming benefit for Little Kids Rock, a non-profit group providing music education resources for K-12 schools across the contiguous United States.

Taking place April 14, Hetfield joins the benefit bill that also features Jack Black, Carlos Santana, Cindy Blackman Santana, Yo-Yo Ma, Warren Haynes, Todd Rundgren and more.

Free general admission tickets for the event can be obtained at LittleKidsRock.org.


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