Darren Aronofsky to Direct Metallica & Lou Reed Video for "Iced Honey"

Taking the attitude of "go big or go home" to heart, Loutallica have enlisted Darren Aronofsky to direct a music video for "Iced Honey" off their new album, Lulu.

Aronofsky is best known for films like Requiem for a Dream, The Fountain and most recently, Black Swan.

On working with Aronofsky, Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich said: "As if making a record with Lou Reed is not enough, now I get to make a video with Darren Aronofsky, who has been among my very favorite filmmakers since his first movie, Pi."

Lulu is out now.

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Josh Hart

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.