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Damage Inc was hand-selected by Metallica to perform as part of Metallica's 2023 M72 World Tour Weekend Takeover event, ...And Tributes for All, performing every Saturday of Metallica's North American Tour as well as their 40th Anniversary San Francisco Weekend Takeover in 2021.

Also seen on AXS TV’s “The World's Greatest Tribute Bands”, Damage Inc, Southern California's Tribute to Metallica, is the foremost Metallica tribute band in the United States. 

Formed in 2004 by Southern California natives and brothers, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist Chris Knight and bassist Kevin Knight. Over the course of their 20+ year career, they have performed over 500 electrifying concerts for Metallica fans across the US, Canada, and Mexico!

Equipped with an extensive library spanning Metallica’s entire catalog, from their timeless classics to today's hits, Damage Inc captivates their audiences with their authentic representation of the pulse-pounding intensity of a live Metallica concert.

For over 20 years, international Metallica tribute band, Damage Inc Southern California's Tribute to Metallica, has performed for tens of thousands of fans across the US, Canada and Mexico.


Selected by Metallica to support the bands 2023 M72 World Tour's Weekend Takeover Event, ...And Tributes for All, in New York, Montreal, Dallas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, St Louis, and Detroit.

Selected by Metallica to perform at ...And Tributes for All concert in San Francisco as part of Metallica's San Francisco Weekend Takeover 2021.




Named one of LA Weekly's top 20 tribute bands (2015)

Metallica Fan Club Chapter Parties (2005, 2007, 2009, 2015)


Reviewed in the official Metallica Fan Club magazine  "So What!"


Performed at the Honda Center for the LA KISS Arena Football game


Tours in Mexico, Georgia, Arizona, Las Vegas, Texas, Washington and South Dakota


96.7 KCAL Kegger in Redlands (regular rotation since 2009)


Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet (regular rotation since 2008)


House of Blues Anaheim and Hollywood (regular rotation since 2007)


Danny Koker's Count's Vamp'd Las Vegas (regular rotation since 2013)


Private party for Dave Grohl's footwear company launch party  (2008)


Toys for Tots Benefits yearly since 2007


Featured in documentary "Rock-n-Roll Swap Meet"


CD has sold over 8,000 units, 240,000+ streams

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