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What Do James Hetfield and Waddy Wachtel Have in Common?

April 14, 2020
If you’re looking to step up your all-important groove-and-time game, start with some strategic rhythm development.
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ESP Guitars Announces James Hetfield Signature Series LTD Snakebyte SE Baritone

November 15, 2018
It is a replica of the original model currently played by James on Metallica’s WorldWired Tour.
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Road Dog: Second-Hand Stories

January 10, 2018
PG senior editor Ted Drozdowski reminisces about encounters with fabled players, including stories about and from Metallica, R.L. Burnside, Scorpions, Roy Buchanan, and ... the ghost of Jimi Hendrix?
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Quick Hit: KHDK Ghoul Screamer Review

April 10, 2016
A hot-rodded TS-style box that scores high in versatility.
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NAMM '16 - Randall Kirk Hammett KH103 Signature Amp Demo

January 22, 2016
Get a taste of what the Metallica lead guitarist's signature head is all about.
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Randall Amplifiers Introduces the KH103 Kirk Hammett Signature Amplifier

January 22, 2016
The amp features three independent channels and three-stage gain voicing.
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Jaco

Robert Trujillo on Making 'Jaco'

December 10, 2015
Metallica’s low-ender describes how it took six years, 75 interviews, and tracking down one AWOL bass to capture the Jaco Pastorius story on film.
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Lollapalooza

GALLERY: Lollapalooza 2015

August 7, 2015
Three days of guitar highlights from Chicago’s world-renowned festival.
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ESP

ESP Guitars Unveils Jeff Hanneman Tribute Model and Metallica "Ride The Lightning" Model

July 17, 2014
A portion of proceeds from sales of the JH Tribute 2014 go to the Wounded Warrior Project.
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Video Review - ESP Guitars James Hetfield Snakebyte Guitar

November 10, 2011
PG's Jordan Wagner walks us through his latest review of ESP Guitars James Hetfield Snakebyte Guitar that is featured in the December 2011 issue of Premier Guitar, which also can be read online here - .
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Book Review: "The Ultimate Metallica" By Ross Halfin

Book Review: "The Ultimate Metallica" By Ross Halfin

October 20, 2010
See Metallica''s career through photographer Ross Halfin''s lens.
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Randall Amps - Kirk Hammett, Michael Amott

March 5, 2008
Here's the skinny on some new signature amps from Randall: the Kirk Hammett Signature Series and the Michael Amott Signature Ninja V2.
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