With lightning fast fingers, brutal tone, and unparalleled energy on stage, Robert Trujillo is one of the most exciting bass players in the realm of rock and metal. From his time with Suicidal Tendencies, Infectious Grooves, Ozzy Osbourne, Mass Mental, Jerry Cantrell, and Metallica, Trujillo has been at the forefront of innovative and awe-inspiring playing. Here is a collection of some of our favorite performances of his throughout the years.
Here Trujillo kicks off "For Whom The Bell Tolls" with a gritty solo at the Big Day Out Festival of 2001:
Robert and Metallica perform "Master of Puppets" Colisée Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec in 2009:
Here Metallica performs "Blackened" live at the Orion Festival in 2013:
Trujillo joined Rodrigo y Gabriela for their encore on August 17, 2014 at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO to perform a tribute to Metallica, featuring "Orion," "For Whom The Bell Tolls," "The Frayed Ends of Sanity," and "Battery."
Here Robert joins Steve Bailey and P-Nut for a jam on the Warwick Fuss on the Buss 2:
Here he plays "Send Me Your Money" with his previous band Suicidal Tendencies in Madrid in 1993: