Kirk Hammet

Through The Never: Orion Music + More / Metallica, Eric Church, The Sword, Baroness, Landmine Marathon, Ghost, A Place to Bury Strangers, Kyng, and more @ Bader Field in Atlantic City, 6/23-24/12

Hi. I’ve already got a piece up on GRAMMY.com about this…but it had to be edited down and there was just too much to say about this weekend. So here’s more. 1. Traveling to Atlantic City takes too long for people who live in most of the world. Also, Atlantic City is evil, and not […]

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Pushing & Pulling: Kyng @ The Wiltern, 2/7/12

My new year’s resolution was to learn to say “no” to things. So far I am failing miserably. No, I’m not talking about drugs…unless you count music as a drug- which I kinda do. I’m talking about overcommitting myself to doing anything that comes across my radar. I have what my friend calls FOMO: Fear […]

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Fight: Kyng, One-Eyed Doll, 9 Electric, Gemini Syndrome @ The Key Club, 10/10/11

I stood in LACMA staring at Andy Warhol’s Rorschach. What do I see? A guitar! It made no sense for me to drive home and then to the Sunset Strip, where’d I’d be seeing two shows that evening. So I did something I hadn’t done in a long time….I changed clothes in my car! Safely […]

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