Metallica’s James Hetfield Has Written a New Book About His

master mentalism tricks

Metallica guitar books are many — looking at you, Hal Leonard — but Metallica’s James Hetfield is about to top previous publications with Messengers, his own upcoming book that documents his personal guitar collection through writings and photographs.

So get psyched, fellow Metallica fans, because Messengers: The Guitars of James Hetfield, out Oct. 17, is already available for pre-order. The prestigious coffee table book comes in a standard hardcover edition or in two limited editions — a deluxe boxed version and one that’s housed in a signed slipcase.

See samples down near the bottom of this post.

READ MORE: Everything We Know About Metallica’s Upcoming Album ’72 Seasons’ So Far

Have you ever read a book about Metallica guitars? In Messengers, Hetfield shows off his personal army of beloved axes and tells the story of each instrument that made a mark on his life and career.

Accompanied by colorful images from photographer Scott Williamson, the book gives readers a whopping 400 pages of Metallica guitar goodness.

Metallica’s “M72 World Tour” starts next month. Get Metallica tickets here. 72 Seasons, the band’s new album, comes out April 14. Pre-order it here.

Read more about the Metallica book below.

From the Electra OGV that defined his style, sound and attitude to the mythical MX guitars, the first in a series of iconic collaborations with ESP, and from his signature Snakebytes through his ambitious projects with renowned luthier Ken Lawrence, James Hetfield shares the emotional and technical elements of the chosen tools that have shaped his singular musical journey, including exotic instruments, vintage Gibsons, and custom one-offs. He also reveals many studio secrets, including the key amplifiers and gear that sculpt his tone and create his sound.

Each featured guitar is accompanied by lush museum-quality portraits by acclaimed photographer Scott Williamson, exhibiting intimate details one can only see if holding it in their own hands, alongside Hetfield’s deeply personal reminiscence. Spanning more than forty guitars, ranging from the original battle-scarred road warriors to the trusted studio stalwarts and enduring tour favorites, Messengers: The Guitars of James Hetfield is a meticulously crafted coffee table book and a mesmerizing window into the mind and soul of one of rock’s greatest front men. These invaluable guitars have forged over four decades of music history.

Messengers James Hetfield Metallica Guitar Book, Artwork + Samples

James Hetfield ‘Messengers’ book art


James Hetfield Messengers book

James Hetfield Messengers book

James Hetfield Messengers book

These Are the 16 Songs Metallica Have Never Played Live

Metallica have never played these songs live before.

Read The Full Article Here

trick photography
Kanye West Comeback? Disgraced Rapper Building Enormous Yeezy Headquarters In
Selena Gomez, Lenny Kravitz & More Stars At Beyonce’s ‘Renaissance’
What Chilli’s Son Tron Thinks of Her Romance With Matthew
Tom Cruise and Ex Nicole Kidman’s Son Connor Cruise Goes
‘Elephant’ Review: Meghan Markle Narrates Another Emotional, Educational Disneynature Doc
Chris Pratt Is Open to Playing Star-Lord Again
Ozark explained: Who did Wendy Byrde have an affair with
Paul Schrader: ‘My movies are more on the witty clever
Watch Fear the Walking Dead Online: Season 8 Episode 2
Spriggan | Official Trailer
How Bob Hearts Abishola’s Season Finale Paved the Way for
Snow Queen
Lana Del Rey performs first headlining set in four years: Video
Morgan Wallen’s ‘One Thing at a Time’ Spends 10th Week
Guns N’ Roses Guitarist Addresses Whether Setlist Will Change for
Kurt Vile Covers Charli XCX’s “Constant Repeat”
Thirty Years of CIA History Revealed in New Tell-All
12 Books That Prove Nothing is Off Limits for YA
Interview with CD Haun, Author of Forced to Fight
Reckless Vibing: 12 Disaster Girl Novels to Make You Think
Taylor Swift Does Date Night in a Collegiate Sweatshirt and
Meghan Markle’s Favourite £55 Sunglasses Have Finally Come Back in
9 Stores to Shop If You Love PacSun’s Coastal, Cool-Girl
15 Hair Growth Shampoos That Actually Work
‘Ghostbusters’ Receives Slime-Covered, Glow-in-the-Dark Sega Genesis Cartridge
موت کی بستی | Urdu Horror Stories
The Outwaters (2023)