While he's no Reef McIntosh, TWS photog Brian Bielmann was impressed with Hammett's session at Pipeline, "With that crowd, I was stoked he was able to get out there and get a few waves!" Photo: Bielmann/SPL
Kirk Hammett trades his devil horns in for shakas after a session at Pipe (okay he was sitting wide of the pack picking off the leftovers but Pipeline nonetheless). Photo: Bielmann/SPL
Kirk Hammett and Metallica fan Dean "Dingo" Morrison in front of the Volcom Pipe House. Photo: Bielmann/SPL
TransWorld SURF's Brian Bielmann fans out on Hammett at Ted's Bakery. "I told him to come over and check out my record collection—then I realized I don't have any Metallica on vinyl!" Uncle Brian has since purchased "Ride The Lightning" online.