James Hetfield sat down with Guitar Center in San Francisco and shared stories about becoming a musician, rising to fame and played a few riffs. “All the while, customers continued to shop in the store, having no idea it was James playing.” Check out Hetfield’s new ESP Iron Cross in Snow White.

Kirk Hammett shares some history, influences, and a riff he wrote when he was 16 that is still just as evil and epic to this day. Check out the new LTD White Zombie guitar.