Guns N’ Roses Icon Calls Out Metallica Member


Former Guns N’ Roses drummer Bryan Mantia, better known by his stage name Brain, was recently interviewed on the podcast Appetite For Distortion, Brain challenged legendary Metallica co-founder Lars Ulrich to a tennis match. Alternative Nation reporter Mike Mazzarone transcribed Brain’s comments when he was talking about tennis. Brain called out Lars Ulrich, challenging him to a tennis match.

Brain: I would love to compete [in tennis], like I said my first tournament was last night doing the U.S.T.A. tournament and you know, it was awesome. It was like, ‘I wanna do more’ and this team I’m on has been doing really well and they might go to districts and from there they’d go to regionals and stuff like that. So, I’d like to see how far I can take it but like I said my goals, I’m taking crazy lessons and doing it five days a week I would like to challenge Lars [Ulrich] to a match or something, that would my ultimate goal.

[Brando laughs]

Brain: I think his dad was a pro and I heard Lars was good too, I don’t know that might be way out…

Brando: I don’t know…

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