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Kirk Von Hammett: Inside Metallica’s ‘Secret Lair’ – Video

Metallica guitarist talks guitars, gear and horror movies

 

Metallic guitarist Kirk “Von” Hammett recently invited Bryan Kehoe of Dunlop TV inside the band’s “secret lair“for an in-depth interview.

 

The two old friends, who’ve known each other since high school, discuss guitars, stompboxes, and Hammett’s love of horror movie memorabilia, amongst other things.

 

The Metallica axeman is in fact a lifelong lover of Read More

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Metallica Pinball: Coming Soon to an Arcade Near You

Metal band partners with Stern to create custom Metallica Pinball game

 

By Alex Baker

 

Metallica have been busy lately. A few weeks ago each member of the pioneering thrash metal band released their own custom Vans skate shoes. Now James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo have partnered with… Read More

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Metallica: There’s No Business Like Shoe Business?

Legendary metal band teams up with Vans to launch unique line of sneakers based on individual band members

 

By Alex Baker

 

Groundbreaking metal band Metallica have partnered with iconic skateboard shoe manufacturer Vans to produce the Vans Metallica X collection of footwear. Each member of the band has designed their own shoe, based on their own individual preferences and personality traits. The Metallica Vans… Read More

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Great Performances: BB King & Gary Moore “The Thrill is Gone”

Check this truly awesome on-stage performance of the blues classic “The Thrill is Gone” delivered by the late Gary Moore and the Master, BB King! Great dynamic between Gary and BB, with exciting phasing and execution. Red hot!

Sadly, Gary Moore passed away at the age of 58 in February 2011, due to a massive heart attack associated with consumption of large amounts of alcohol.

According to Wikipedia:

Moore started performing at a young age, having picked up a… Read More

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