Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett, who joined the fold in 1983, broke his silence after the sudden passing of the legendary blues-rock musician, Peter Green, and paid his tribute to him.

With a recent Instagram post, Kirk Hammett sent special words in honor of Peter Green, who died at the age of 73. In the letter he shared, Kirk Hammett expressed how it felt him and said no words can describe it.

Kirk Hammett wrote the following words to paid his tribute to him:

“No words can describe how I feel right now. Peter Green lives on through his music and his instrument. Our loss is total. Peter Green , Rest In Peace my friend!!!”

In the comments of the post, his social media followers sent good wishes and condolences to his family and mentioned how a great musician he was.