Category Archives: Kirk Hammett

It might not be too long a wait for Metallica fans to hear new music from their favourite band. Guitarist Kirk Hammett says that the next album might not take as long to complete. Hammett told Australia's Mixdown magazine that once the band's "WorldWired" tour is done (it’s currently scheduled to last until November 2019),
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One of the highlights of Metallica’s shows has been watching guitarist Kirk Hammett and bassist Robert Trujillo break from the band, turn the spotlight onto themselves, and perform a cover song. In the band’s set lists this is shown as “Kirk/Rob Doodle.” (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); They usually tailor the songs to
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Minnesota’s favourite son, Prince, was the latest to receive a tribute the Metallica way. At every city on the trek of its current North American tour, the band’s bassist Robert Trujillo and lead guitarist Kirk Hammett take center stage and play a stripped-down tribute to a local music act, and for yesterday's (Tuesday,
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As previously reported, Metallica is set to receive Sweden’s Polar Music Prize, the musical equivalent to the Nobel Prize. The award, which recognizes international excellence in music, comes with a cash prize which the band will donate to its own All Within My Hands - an organization which aids communities in need with workforce
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The past year has been a boon for Metallica. But the satisfaction from sold-out concerts and high-number record sales might have to take a backseat to another major achievement: they have been announced as winners of Sweden’s prestigious Polar Music Prize. The honour, Sweden’s biggest music award, is presented annually to "celebrate music
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