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Metal Review: Slayer: Repentless (2015)

Slayer: Repentless

The legend that is Slayer has returned with their first album in six years since 2009’s World Painted Blood. Sadly, one the of integral pieces of the band, Jeff Hanneman, passed away in 2013 from cirrhosis of the liver and this is the band’s first release since that tragic day. Hanneman was a founding member

Slayer Releases New Track and Announces New Album


Thrash metal legends Slayer shocked metal fans last night at the Golden Gods Awards Ceremony with an unannounced three-song performance that included a brand new song, “Implode,” which you can hear below. This is the first new studio recording in five years. The band will be entering the studio later this year to record a

Slayer May Release Never-Before-Heard Jeff Hanneman Material


Thrash metal legends Slayer are talking about the new album and a nice little tidbit of news came out of an interview with vocalist/bassist Tom Araya from an interview with Loudwire where he talks about the new album possibly containing never-before-heard material from late guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who passed away earlier this year after complications

Slayer Announces 5 Week North American Fall Tour

Thrash metal legends Slayer have announced that they will embarking on a 5 week North American tour that will begin in late October and wrap up at the end of November. The confirmed opening acts are Gojira and 4ARM. The line up will be Tom Araya on bass and vocals, guitarist Kerry King, drummer Paul

Slayer Announces Return of Paul Bostaph

After the death of Jeff Hanneman, Slayer announced the band would continue touring Europe this Summer. The band has now checked in with the following announcement about recruiting Paul Bostaph as a new full-time member: “Slayer’s Tom Araya and Kerry King are very pleased to announce that Paul Bostaph has rejoined the band on a