The ESP 400 series instrument, which is said to be in "excellent" condition, was purchased by an anonymous buyer for $112,500.
Metallica's forthcoming show at Band Together Bay Area is to be streamed online through the band's website, YouTube and other forums
Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett's KHDK Electronics firm have teamed up with Chicago's Dark Matter Coffee to brew up Ghoul Screamer Coffee
Metallica have shared a previously unheard live version of For Whom The Bell Tolls recorded in 1986 from their classic album Master Of Puppets
Metallica and iconic maker of Slinky guitar strings Ernie Ball are partnering in a new venture, the 'Hetfield + Hammett Experience' at Metallica HQ
Monsters movie posters from a collection owned by Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett are on display at a Massachusetts museum until November 2017
Metallica have said their new Beats 1 show on Apple Music featuring interviews with drummer Lars Ulrich is 'unlike anything fans have ever heard'