kirk hammett

10 Awesome Kirk Hammett Guitar Solos
Metallica have created some of the most critically acclaimed music in the world of rock and metal over the course of three decades. And one of the foundations of their music has been Kirk Hammett's stellar guitar playing. He's behind some of the biggest face-melting tunes in history and he…
Kirk Hammett Book Details
Since 1993, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett has been writing a column in Guitar World called The Sound & The Fury, in which he teaches some of his famous licks, riffs and techniques.  Now, a book combining all of the guitarist’s columns is coming out and it&C…
Metallica’s New Project
Metallica are heading back into the studio soon to work on the follow-up to 2008’s Death Magnetic, and guitarist Kirk Hammett is talking about the new album.  The rocker told Rolling Stone that it will be a bit out of the ordinary, explaining, “It’s not …