Metallica’s Kirk Hammett has announced the very limited release of the ESP LTD KH-Nosferatu Kirk Hammett Nosferatu guitar. Following on from last year’s White Zombie model this is the latest collaboration with ESP & pays tribute to 1922 fright flick Nosferatu…
The specs for the guitar follow the Metallica man’s main KH guitars, with an alder body, maple neck with rosewood fingerboard and Floyd Rose Original vibrato, the KH-Nosferatu has a single EMG 81 bridge pickup and lone volume control.
ESP LTD will only be making 13 Kirk Hammett Nosferatu guitars, and each one will be hand-numbered 001 – 013 and signed by Kirk, accompanied by a photo of Kirk with the actual guitar purchased and a signed certificate of authenticity.
The package also includes a limited-edition Basil Gogos giclée of Nosferatu signed by Basil Gogos, plus a Famous Zombies Jr Kirk Von Hammett Zombie AKA ‘Lil Kirk’.
“Nosferatu has arisen, and now you can take him home to create your own Symphony of Horror!” says Kirk von Hammett.
- Construction: Bolt-On
- Body: Alder
- Scale length: 25.5″
- Neck: 3-piece Maple
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 350mm
- Nut Width: 42mm
- Nut Type: Locking
- Neck Contour: Thin U
- Frets/Type: 24 XJ
- Bridge pickup: EMG 81
- Electronics: Active
- Electronics Layout: Master volume
- Hardware Color: Black
- Strap Button: Standard
- Tuners: LTD
- Bridge: Floyd Rose
- Finish: Black with NOSFERATU Graphic
- Each guitar hand numbered and signed by Kirk
- Photo of Kirk with your actual guitar
- Limited Edition Basil Gogos giclée of Nosferatu signed by Basil Gogos
- Limited Edition Famous Zombies Jr Kirk Von Hammett Zombie AKA “Lil Kirk”
- Certificate of Authenticity signed by Kirk