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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Reveals New Zombie Action Figure of Himself

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Reveals New Zombie Action Figure of Himself

Kirk Von Hammett Toys will present the Famous Zombies Jr. limited-edition toy at the year’s San Diego Comic Con. The green Hammett figure will be available exclusively at San Diego Comic Con, and Kirk will be signing the toy itself at the Nuclear Blast Records/Stern Pinball/JSR merch SDCC booth 503 on Friday July 25th from […]

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Picks His Top Five Zombie Movies

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Picks His Top Five Zombie Movies

Metallica’s lead guitarist picks his five favorite zombie movies of all time.

Video: Dunlop TV Interviews Metallica’s Kirk Hammett

Video: Dunlop TV Interviews Metallica’s Kirk Hammett

Here’s a clip published earlier this month by Dunlop TV, also known as Jim Dunlop’s official YouTube page. Metallica’s Kirk Hammett invited Dunlop TV host Bryan Kehoe into Metallica’s HQ at this year’s Kirk Von Hammett Fear FestEvil Horror Convention to discuss his horror memorabilia collection — and the convention itself. In the clip, Hammett […]

Photos: Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEvil

Photos: Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEvil

Metallica guitarist and lifelong horror fan Kirk Hammett put on Fear FestEvil, a three-day horror convention in San Francisco on February 6-8, where Carcass, Exodus and Death Angel played. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there to catch all the action. Check out the photos she captured for us below–you can also follow her on Twitter […]

Interview: Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Talks Horror, Metal, and His Inaugural Fear FestEvil

Interview: Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Talks Horror, Metal, and His Inaugural Fear FestEvil

The event goes down February 7 and 8 at San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom!

Kirk Hammett to Join Exodus and Death Angel During Encores at First Annual Fear FestEvil

Kirk Hammett to Join Exodus and Death Angel During Encores at First Annual Fear FestEvil

Today, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett announced via Facebook that he’ll be joining Exodus and Death Angel — two of the headliners at his inaugural horror convention — on stage during their encores. The event, which has been dubbed Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEvil, will take place February 6 to 8 at San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom. […]

Video: Kirk Hammett Performs “Trapped Under Ice” with Death Angel

Video: Kirk Hammett Performs “Trapped Under Ice” with Death Angel

Kirk Hammett evidently knows how to throw a book party. The Metallica guitarist invited Bay Area thrashers Death Angel to perform at the release party for his new book, Too Much Horror Business. (Hah! Take that, Jonathan Franzen!) During the performance, Hammett joined the band for a handful of songs, including renditions of Metallica’s “Trapped […]

“Rock! Shock! and Horror” Collector’s Issue on Newsstands Now!

“Rock! Shock! and Horror” Collector’s Issue on Newsstands Now!

On newsstands now and available online right here just in time for Halloween, Revolver celebrates the crossover between heavy music and all things blood-curdling with a host of fear-mongering, gore-soaked rockers including Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett, Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor, Pantera and Down’s Phil Anselmo, plus members of Avenged Sevenfold, […]

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett to Release ‘Too Much Horror Business’ Book in October

Metallica’s Kirk Hammett to Release ‘Too Much Horror Business’ Book in October

In a recent interview with Guitar World, Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett mentioned he would be unveiling a brand new book at his Kirk’s Crypt tent at this weekend’s Orion Music + More festival. “It’s a book about vintage tour and movie posters, vintage monster toys and artwork,” Kirk told Guitar World. “It’s basically all the […]

Kirk Hammett: Metallica to Focus on New Album This Fall

Kirk Hammett: Metallica to Focus on New Album This Fall

With a busy European festival season nearly behind them, their own Orion Music festival looming, a 3D movie in the works and a new album on the horizon, Metallica are looking to accomplish more this summer than most bands do in a career. In a new interview with Guitar World, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett revealed that […]