Top 10 Kickass Guitar Solos by Kirk Hammett

Metallica defined the thrash metal genre with their aggressive riffs and facemelting solos. The band started cultivating underground following with their first release titled Kill ‘Em All and rose to mainstream fame with their fifth album – Metallica (The Black Album).

Along with James Hetfield’s downpicking mayhem, Kirk Hammett has done remarkable work on lead guitar. Kirk Hammett is known for fast sequence runs, fast bluesy licks, and memorable solos. A former student of Joe Satriani, Kirk has written solos for legendary songs like Fade to Black, Master of Puppets, Creeping Death and One just to name a few!

Here is a compilation of 10 guitar solos by the shredmeister behind Metallica’s kickass guitar work – Kirk Hammett:

10. Harvester of Sorrow

09. Enter Sandman

08. Battery

07. Blackened

06. The Unforgiven

05. Ride the Lightning

04. Master of Puppets

03. Creeping Death

02. One

01. Fade to Black


Tell us your favorite Kirk Hammett solo in the comments below!

Photo Credits: Jeff Yeager/Metallica.com

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Top 10 Kickass Guitar Solos by Kirk Hammett
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Top 10 Kickass Guitar Solos by Kirk Hammett
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A compilation of 10 guitar solos by the shredmeister behind Metallica's kickass guitar work - Kirk Hammett

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