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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett premieres video for “High Plains Drifter” solo song

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Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett has premiered the video for his solo song, “High Plains Drifter.”

The animated clip begins with a car driving through a tunnel before crashing into another vehicle. The painterly images interact the dynamics of the music as they reflect the driver’s life flashing before their eyes.

You can watch the “High Plains Drifter” video streaming now on YouTube.

“High Plains Drifter” appears on Hammett’s upcoming debut solo EP, Portals. The four-track, instrumental collection will be released Saturday, April 23, as part of Record Store Day.

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