Former Metallica bassist Ron Mcgovney recently spoke about his leaving from Metallica. He revealed that he has never regretted leaving from the band.
On October 27, Ron shared a photo of James‘ handwritten lyrics for ‘Hit the Lights’ in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009. Under the photo Ron shared, a fan asked him that ‘Have you ever regretted leaving the band?‘ Ron answered: “No. It’s not a lifestyle that I could have survived. In many ways.”
You can see the speech they speak below.
No. It's not a lifestyle that I could have survived. In many ways.
— Ron McGovney (@RonMcGovney) October 26, 2019