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Jason Newsted

Jason Newsted was born on March 4, 1963 in Battle Creek, Michigan, USA as Jason Curtis Newsted. He has been married to Nicole Leigh Smith since October 2012. He was previously married to Judy Newsted. See full bio »
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 2004 Metallica: Some Kind of Monster (Documentary) (writer: "Tommy Boy", "Highway 44", "Keep Me Alive")
 1988 The Prince of Pennsylvania (writer: "Hammerhead")
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Other Works:

Metallica: Re-Load (1997) Bass, Backing Vocals See more »

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2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Metallica

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

When I came into Metallica, I had to do justice to Cliff's work, but I also had to put my own signature on it. No one could be Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton was the Jimi Hendrix of bass. I had to practice, practice, practice to get anywhere close to where he was. See more »

Trivia:

(October 9, 2002) Joins Canadian metal group Voivod as their permanent bassist, gets a new moniker from the band ("Jasonic") and makes his debut on their 13th studio album "The Multiverse" due to be released on 4 March 2003 (Jason's 40th Birthday). See more »

Nickname:

Jase See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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