Happy Birthday! Kirk Hammett


Born on this day in 1962, Kirk Lee Hammett, the legendary shredder for Metallica, turns 58. Coincidently, on this day in 1997, Metallica released ReLoad, the follow-up to Load and the final album to feature bassist Jason Newsted.

In the meantime, check out 10 unforgettable Kirk Hammett moments, above (courtesy Loudwire)