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Friday, 22 June 2012
Metallica's Kirk Hammett love for horror
The lead guitarist and a songwriter in the heavy metal band
Metallica, Kirk Hammett, has his first book on the way reports music-news.com.
'Too Much Horror Business ' The Kirk Hammett Collection' documents his love an
collection of horror. Kirk is a dedicated horror memorabilia collector and has
amassed quite the home museum over the years. The book will feature photos from
items in his collection with photography from Mark Leialoha and Joe Gibbs. The
book also has three extensive conversations with Kirk by writer Steffan
Chirazi. "I've spent my life collecting toys, so what could be more fun
than making a series of toys which indulge my childhood fantasies AND which
people can collect! It's more about fulfilling a huge ambition than anything
else, and I hope I get the first one," Kirk said in a statement. He also
has his own horror toy company Kirk Von Hammett Toys Check it out here