Page Hamilton of Helmet
Products used: 1.52 mm rounded triangle guitar picks, featuring the Helmet logo.
Page Hamilton began his musical career in the early 1980’s studying jazz guitar in New York City. During this time he joined Band of Susans for their Love Agenda album and then started his band Helmet. They recorded four albums: Strap it On, Meantime, Betty and Aftertaste. Their last three albums reached the Billboard top 100. Page also contributed guitar composition credits to the soundtrack for the crime drama Heat. After Helmet, he started Gandhi, toured with Davie Bowie and explored a variety of musical styles. In 2003 Hamilton and Charlie Clouser recorded the song “Throwing Punches” for the movie soundtrack, Underworld, which was later released on Helmet’s comeback album Size Matters in 2004. In 2006 Helmet, with further lineup changes, released their second post-reunion album, Monochrome. Their latest album, Seeing Eye Dog, was released on September 7, 2010.