Metallica uses wat types of guitars??

Discussion in 'Guitar Gear Talk Forum' started by lordprashanth, Dec 8, 2008.

  1. lordprashanth

    lordprashanth New Member

    guys, first of all, i wanna know the difference between a bass guitar, electric bass guitar and an electric guitar.
    and then, wats the type of guitar that robert trujillo and kirk hammett of metallica use?

    i m gonna start learning lessons.... wish someday i ll play like em.
     
  2. rahulp

    rahulp **Fallen Angel**

    For the 1st question, go to Google.

    Robert Trujillo uses Bass Guitars (Electric, if you must specify)
    Kirk Hammett - Electric Guitars, and sometimes Acoustic guitars.

    Good luck with your lesssons!
     
  3. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    kirk hammett uses many many ESP guitars. he also has one (or many?) gibson les paul. and robert trujillo uses 5 string electric bass. don't know any other details
     
  4. lordprashanth

    lordprashanth New Member

    thank u very much guys,
    so kirk uses many types of guitars, wat was the one that he used in master of puppets?
     
  5. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    i think he used Stock Gibson Flying V. not sure. but 90% i think it was Gibson Flying V
     
  6. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    and kirk also uses some jackson v guitar.
     
  7. lordprashanth

    lordprashanth New Member

    k nvm that, if i wanna play like rob truj which guitar shud i go for? budget - upto 30k
    and if like kirk hammett, which one?
    for example, like kirk or truj in suicide and redemption.
    and one more thing, wats the difference between 5 string & 6 string bass guitars? which one is better?
    sry, i m a complete noob
     
  8. alpha1

    alpha1 I BLUES!

    ... a complete n00b and ready to waste upto 30K INR?

    Give that amount to me, atleast I will put to some real good use.
     
  9. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    ^
    true. and he is not even sure whether he wants to play electric guitar or electric bass
     
  10. elfascinating

    elfascinating risqué

    Metallica and Guitar? What nonsense.

    Kirk Hammet plays a Sitar.
     
  11. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    lol? ...... hehe ...... wtf?
     
  12. augur

    augur I love bjr

    ^Yeah wtf? I always thought it was a Veena.
     
  13. aniketdave

    aniketdave aniket

  14. mad_spartan

    mad_spartan New Member

    enter sandman played on CELLO is crazier! :D
     
  15. lazy

    lazy New Member

    Metallica's gear: http://filepit.freewebs.com/montyjay/

    Also, don't waste money on expensive gear. Buying a Kirk Hammett signature model doesn't mean that you'll suddenly start to play like him.
    Learn how to play and use cheap guitars unless you have gigs that pay as much as Metallica's.
     
  16. sam#3

    sam#3 The Lucifer

    Man, dont go fr expensive gears ryt frm d beggining...u'll waste evrything,u wont b able to explore the potential of the equipments... Start frm sum cheaper ones n if u think sum 3-4 yrs down the line, u've got hold of music, then invest fr the kind of music in which u develop intrest.... Its not s easy s its glamours to play guitar... U needa work rly hard on it... N playing hammet... myt take whole of yr lyftym....
    Plan out things... Start with an acoustic, u can get a dacent one fr 3k easily... Learn the basics... After 2 yrs, if u think u can play, get a cheap electric, i did the same, i got a chinese made fr 7k n a digitech rp80... get a decent amp-speaker thou (i made this mistake, got a stranger 20cube)... N after sum 1 yr or so try upgrading ur gear acording to ur taste.... Nw m trying to ugrade my equipments.. N i've got more intested in distortion-bass stuff, thou earlier i dreamt of playing leads more.... So yr taste myt change... Dont invest a lot b4 u learn...
     
  17. ambush

    ambush _RASTA_man_

    bass guitar and electric guitar....2 completely diff instrument....
    better make up your mind which one you want to play...
     
  18. angel_of_sin

    angel_of_sin bassist.....



    sounded more like buy a cheap acoustic for 3k and spend da rest 27k on some good quality weed........
     
  19. sam#3

    sam#3 The Lucifer

    @ angle of sin...
    Seems lyk u got lots to spare, gimme sum, i myt use it intelligently... N who says u dont get a decent acoustic fr 3k?? its just dat u must b able to judge the instrument... If u cant n u can spare a lot, go fr ibanez or somthin lyk it...
    N ya, get the weeds, only if u can play with it... It 'just' sounds stylo...
     
  20. augur

    augur I love bjr

    27k on weed? It's not going out of stock anytime soon....
     

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