Robert Trujillo

Covering 'Orion'
Covering 'Orion'
A musical team that began their partnership as part of a thrash metal band in Mexico City, Rodrigo y Gabriela are a duo that sounds like few other acts out there. Utilizing their roots in thrash metal, the two musicians jam on acoustic guitars with very fast rhythms...
Trujillo on Pastorius
Trujillo on Pastorius
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo is just about finished with the documentary honoring his idol, Jaco Pastorius, and he's ready to share a bit of the film with a crowd that would truly enjoy it -- the audience members at this weekend's Bass Player LIVE! bash in Hollywood.
Slappa Da Bass
Slappa Da Bass
A position that is sometimes overlooked in other bands, the role of bassist in Metallica has had quite a hectic history. From dealing with the death of one bassist to the quitting of a couple others, Metallica have overcome certain obstacles many bands never have to face...
Happy birthday, Rob!
Happy birthday, Rob!
At first glance, it seems like Robert Trujillo has been with Metallica since day one. He's comfortable with the band during interviews and press conferences, his bass style fits perfectly with the rest of the crew and he absolutely owns the stage when he wants to during live shows. However, he's the newest member of the band, though, jumping on board officially on February 24, 2003. Nearly a decad