Metallica were considering kicking drummer Lars Ulrich out of the band following the tour where bassist Cliff Burton lost his life in a bus accident.
The Metallica guitarist offers an update on the sound of the band's next album and gives insight into the album creation process.
Kirk Hammett spoke about Metallica being able to work at their own pace and his personal interest in creating his own horror film.
Kirk Hammett's company KHDK Electronics is the Ghoul Screamer guitar pedal, which will be available beginning Oct. 31.
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.
Metallica's Kirk Hammett will be selling his KVH Toys and doing signings at the 2015 Comic-Con in San Diego.
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.
Guitarist Kirk Hammett has stated that Metallica is approximately '25 percent, maybe 30 percent' on new disc progress.
Metallica's Kirk Hammett offers a new album update.
On April 1, 1983, Kirk Hammett found out a phone call requesting him to audition for Metallica was not an April Fool's joke.