Music

Kirk Hammett: Portals

Released April 23, 2022

Released April 23, 2022

Liner Notes

Produced by Kirk Hammett
Mixed by Kirk Hammett and Bob Rock at Plantation Recording, Maui, HI
Mastered by Emily Lazar and Chris Allgood at The Lodge

Maiden and the Monster
Written by Kirk Hammett and Lani Hammett

Guitar by Kirk Hammett
String Arrangements by Blake Neely
Drums by Marcel Feldmar
Cello by Mathilde Sternat
Bass by Greg Fidelman

Recorded at Cow on the Wall Studios, North Hollywood, CA and Makalei Studios, Oahu, HI in July 2017
Engineered by Mike Gillies
Additional Engineering + Recording by Greg Fidelman

Published by Kirk Hammett (Global Music Rights) and Lani-Monster and the Maiden Music (ASCAP)

The Jinn
Written by Kirk Hammett and Lani Hammett

Guitar by Kirk Hammett
Bass by Philippe Bussonnet
Percussion by Julien Charlet
Cello by Mathilde Sternat
Drums by Abraham Laboriel

Recorded at Ex Machina, Paris in June 2019
Engineered by Mike Gillies

Published by Kirk Hammett (Global Music Rights) and Lani-Monster and the Maiden Music (ASCAP)

High Plains Drifter
Written by Kirk Hammett and Edwin Outwater

Guitar by Kirk Hammett
Keyboards & Orchestra Leader: Edwin Outwater
Harp: Emmanuel Ceysson
Cello: Ben Lash
Horn: Andrew Bain
Viola: Nadia Sirota
Violin: Nathan Cole and Akiko Turamoto
Vocalize: Eliza Bagg
Drums: Jon Theodore
Bass: Brad Cummings

Recorded at Henson Studios, Hollywood, CA in August 2020
Engineered by Tim Harkins

Published by Kirk Hammett (Global Music Rights) and Inland Music Adventures (ASCAP)

The Incantation
Written by Kirk Hammett and Edwin Outwater

Guitar by Kirk Hammett
Keyboards & Orchestra Leader: Edwin Outwater
Harp: Emmanuel Ceysson
Cello: Ben Lash
Horn: Andrew Bain
Viola: Nadia Sirota
Violin: Nathan Cole and Akiko Turamoto
Vocalize: Eliza Bagg
Drums: Jon Theodore
Bass: Brad Cummings

Recorded at Henson Studios, Hollywood, CA in August 2020
Engineered by Tim Harkins

Published by Kirk Hammett (Global Music Rights) and Inland Music Adventures (ASCAP)

Photos by Angel Hammett
Design + Layout by: Alex Tenta
Special thanks to Monikka for support and inspiration

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