From the latest SF Weekly:
Kirk Hammett, horror freak.
Kirk Hammett on his new Fear FestEvil: I've been attracted to horror movies ever since I was a young child. Back then I just loved getting scared. It was a very exciting thing for me to sit there and check out cool-looking monsters and get scared. As an adult I can be more philosophical about it, and say it puts me in touch with my own mortality and all that other bullshit, but bottom line is, I still get a thrill from watching horror movies, and that thrill is the same thrill I had when I was a kid. It never died. Maybe I just still have yet to fucking grow up, I don't know. But for me a good horror movie is like a good heavy metal song.... [continue reading]