Exodus were joined onstage by former bandmate Kirk Hammett for a cover of Blue Öyster Cult’s “Godzilla”during their San Diego Comic-Con set. Fan-filmed video is below. Hammett also recently announced he played a “super heavy” riff on a song for the next Exodus album.
Today, July 25, marks the 31st anniversary of the release of Metallica’s debut album, Kill ‘Em All. For kicks, we’re looking back at some early live footage. In the following video, from 1983, the young band–James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, Cliff Burton and Lars Ulrich–perform “No Remorse” from that classic album. And check out the special […]
Tonight, Metallica’s Kirk Hammett will jam with his pre-Metallica band, Exodus, at his “Fear FestEvil After Party” at the San Diego Comic-Con International. However, it turns out Hammett has gone one step further in terms of reconnecting with his old band. “I play a guitar solo on the new Exodus album,” Hammett told Rolling Stone. […]
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 lead guitarist picks his five favorite zombie movies of all time.
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 […]
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 […]
The event goes down February 7 and 8 at San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom!
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. […]
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 […]