Metallica plays the Star Spangled Banner Posted on Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:17 am. PT Written by Jim Dalrymple James is looking good. Eric Dolecki Kirk looks like bozo the clown. http://www.facebook.com/vonhassel Thomas von Hassel Kirk really falls apart when i can’t cover his playing in tremolo, wha wha and other effects. segiddins Better by far than the average Star Spangled Banner rendition!