He's helping sell them too, whether he knows it or not.
Thrash metal kingpins Slayer have let rip their first new tune in close to a year.
After a successful inaugural year in 2014 Motörhead are taking to the seas again with the second annual Motörhead Motörboat Cruise and they’ve enlisted acts like Slayer, Anthrax, Exodus and more to join them.
Canada’s largest music festival, Amnesia Rockfest, has unveiled a pretty spectacular 2015 lineup, headlined by the likes of System Of A Down, Linkin Park, The Offspring and Slayer.
Turns out when Slayer aren’t thrashing about onstage, or generally worshipping chaos, the metal lords like to rescue cute, little kittens.
A US chef has combined two of his passions – thrash metal and culinary experimentation – to delicious results and has presented onto the world the Slayer pizza, insisting it must only be consumed Piece By Piece.
Former Slayer drummer and founding member Dave Lombardo has said the current band lineup is missing its original “magic”.
While their peers are probably busy fawning over their preferred One Direction heartthrob, 10-year-old Audrey and her younger sister Kate have dedicated their time and obvious talents to absolutely shredding it on a cover of Slayer‘s War Ensemble, from their 1990 album Seasons in the Abyss.
Thrash metal vanguards Slayer have released Implode, the band’s first new studio recording in five years and their first without longtime collaborator Rick Rubin in 28 years.
Former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo has revealed details of his latest split from the metal legends, explaining that he only made $67,000 touring with the band in 2011, while accountants and managers took most of the profits.
Megadeth mastermind Dave Mustaine has attempted to crush floating rumours underfoot, specifically speculation that his band are the anonymous outfit to whom Slayer frontman Tom Araya was referring when he explained that “one particular band” was preventing more Big Four shows.