Ernie Ball not too long ago launched its newest artist signature string collaboration with guitarist/vocalist James Hetfield of METALLICA. Papa Het’s Hardwired Grasp Core Signature Strings can be found by means of the Metallica.com retailer. They are going to be out there by means of home and worldwide Ernie Ball retailers beginning in the present day (Tuesday, Could 10).
A brand new six-minute movie through which Hetfield discusses his collaboration with Ernie Ball might be seen beneath.
Co-developed with Hetfield over the previous decade, Papa Het’s new Hardwired Grasp Core set consists of James‘s distinctive never-before-offered 11-50-gauge mixture, excellent for his aggressive type and method. These limited-edition signature units are housed in a compact tin field with customized paintings designed by James.
* By no means earlier than supplied gauge combo (11, 14, 18p, 28, 38, 50)
* “Grasp Core” heavier core to wrap ratio
* Wound strings wrapped with Paradigm plasma-enhanced nickel-plated metal round ultra-high-strength tin-plated metal hex core
* Paradigm ultra-high-strength tin-plated metal plain strings
* Thicker sound
* Added pitch stability
Fashioned in 1981 by Hetfield and drummer Lars Ulrich, METALLICA has grow to be one of the influential and profitable rock bands in historical past, having bought almost 120 million albums worldwide and producing greater than 15 billion streams whereas taking part in to hundreds of thousands of followers on all seven continents. The band’s a number of multi-platinum albums embrace “Kill ‘Em All”, “Trip The Lightning”, “Grasp Of Puppets”, “… And Justice For All”, “Metallica” (generally known as The Black Album),“Load”, “Reload”, “St. Anger”, “Loss of life Magnetic” and “Hardwired… To Self-Destruct”, launched in November 2016 and charting at No. 1 in 32 international locations.
METALLICA‘s awards and accolades embrace 9 Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, a number of MTV Video Music Awards, and its 2009 induction into the Rock And Roll Corridor Of Fame. In June of 2018, the band was awarded one of the prestigious musical honors on the earth: Sweden’s Polar Music Prize.