Matt Heafy and YouTuber Anthony Vincent team up to reinvent Running Up That Hill in the style of Master of Puppets

Matt Heafy and Anthony Vincent
(Image credit: Anthony Vincent/YouTube)

For what now seems like forever, the popular music domain has been dominated by two songs: Kate Bush’s Running Up That Hill and Metallica’s Master of Puppets. Why? Well, thanks to their roles in Stranger Things season four, the two songs have undergone stratospheric resurgences in recent months.

Running Up That Hill ended up as the de facto anthem for the whole season, while Master of Puppets was used during an epic finale that saw character Eddie Munson riff through the track in an act of heroism with the help of a Stranger Things B.C. Rich Warlock.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.