Video footage of METALLICA‘s Kirk Hammett and Robert Trujillo jamming Edgar Winter‘s classic instrumental “Frankenstein” can be seen below.
“Frankenstein” was recorded for THE EDGAR WINTER GROUP‘s 1972 album “They Only Come Out at Night” and topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart as a single in May 1973.
During a June 2020 appearance on “Drinks With Johnny”, the Internet TV show hosted by AVENGED SEVENFOLD bassist Johnny Christ, Trujillo spoke about the so-called “doodle,” the fun and unusual feature METALLICA added to its shows on the band’s last few tours. At each stop, Trujillo and Hammett have been covering songs from some of the local artists — often choosing tracks that are far removed from the band’s traditional metal sound. The “doodles” have been showing up right before Trujillo‘s solo on “(Anesthesia) Pulling Teeth”. The songs are pared-down interpretations — just bass and guitar and sometimes Trujillo singing in front of music stands.
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