Back in October of 2009 Metallica and Lou Reed performed together at the 25th Anniversary of the Rock and Roll Hame of Fame at Madison Square GardenSince that performance, Metallica and Reed have completed a full length album, recorded in San Francisco at Metallica's HQ studios over the past few months. The record features 10 new tracks.

No release date has yet to be announced, and according to Metallica's website more details are to follow.

In the meantime, see what this dude has to say about the idea of Metallica and Lou Reed on the same record.