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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: ‘We’re Wondering Where New Album Is Gonna Take Us’

Kirk Hammett reveals that their studio time on a new album has kept them sharp and able to transition to play one-off shows with ease.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett to Do Signings at 2015 San Diego Comic-Con

Metallica's Kirk Hammett will be selling his KVH Toys and doing signings at the 2015 Comic-Con in San Diego.

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Metallica’s James Hetfield + Kirk Hammett to Perform National Anthem at NBA Finals Game 5

Metallica's James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett will play the National Anthem before their hometown Golden State Warriors play Game 5 of the NBA Finals.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Admits Losing Phone Containing 250 Musical Ideas

The Metallica guitarist once claimed to have 400 riffs to sift through for the band's next album, but he no longer has access to a whole bunch of them.

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Members of Slipknot, Anthrax + More Take Part in Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEvil Panel

Metallica guitarist and horror aficionado Kirk Hammett held his second annual Fear FestEvil over the weekend in San Jose, Calif.

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Kirk Hammett Estimates Metallica at ’25 Percent, Maybe 30 Percent’ on New Album Completion

Guitarist Kirk Hammett has stated that Metallica is approximately '25 percent, maybe 30 percent' on new disc progress.

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett on New Album: ‘We Have Songs,’ But ‘Things Can Shift Drastically’

Metallica's Kirk Hammett offers a new album update.

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Megaforce Records

32 Years Ago: Kirk Hammett Invited to Audition for Metallica

On April 1, 1983, Kirk Hammett found out a phone call requesting him to audition for Metallica was not an April Fool's joke.

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Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEvil 2015 Adds Carnival of Chaos

Kirk Von Hammett's Fear FestEvil has added a special Carnival of Chaos and more rock and horror luminaries.

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Corey Taylor, Slash + John 5 Added to Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEvil 2015 Lineup

Corey Taylor, Slash and John 5 will reportedly take part in a panel at Kirk Von Hammett's 2015 Fear FestEvil music and horror event.

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