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CDs
Diabolus in Musica (1998)
South Of Heaven (1987)
Reign In Blood (1986)
Hell Awaits (1983)
Show No Mercy (1982)
Seasons In The Abyss
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Dec 2 2015

Late Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman’s Guitars Purchased by Broken Hope's Jeremy Wagner (12/2/2015)
Scores of extreme metal bands have been influenced by Slayer over the years, but Jeremy Wagner, guitarist for death metal legends Broken Hope, has taken his love and reverence for the band—and, in particular, guitarist Jeff Hanneman—to new heigh...
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Nov 29 2015

Top 10 Covers of Classic Slayer Songs (9/25/2015)
Repentless, the long-awaited 11th studio album from Slayer—who also are on the cover of the latest issue of Guitar World, was released September 11. To celebrate the new Slayer music...here's some old Slayer music. Specifically, 10 classic Slaye...
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Nov 29 2015

Slayer's Tom Araya: "Practice, Practice, Practice. That's the Best Advice I Can Offer." (7/27/2015)
What influenced you to pick up an instrument? My older brother was learning to play the guitar. So, basically, to accompany him. I started doing that when I was 11 or 12 years old. By the time I hooked up with [Slayer guitarists] Kerry [King] an...
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Nov 29 2015

Slayer's Kerry King and Tom Araya Talk Gear and Recording Guitars for 'Repentless' — Video (7/31/2015)
Today we bring you an exclusive clip of Slayer in the studio discussing their upcoming album, Repentless. In this video, which is part of an ongoing "behind the scenes" series, Slayer's Kerry King and Tom Araya talk guitars, basses, amps and the...
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Nov 29 2015

Slayer Premiere New Song, "Cast the First Stone" (8/31/2015)
Slayer have premiered a new song, "Cast the First Stone," and you can hear it below. The song will be featured on the band's upcoming album, Repentless. If you like "Cast the First Stone," you're in luck. The song is available as a free downloa...
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Nov 29 2015

Slayer Premiere New Song and Video, "Repentless" (6/19/2015)
As they promised to do earlier this week, today Slayer unveiled the title track from their new album, Repentless. The track, which featuring guitarists Kerry King and Gary Holt—both of whom are in fine shredding form—proves Slayer can still cran...
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Nov 29 2015

Slayer Premiere "Repentless" Music Video (9/11/2015)
Slayer, the fellows who grace the cover of the latest issue of Guitar World magazine, have premiered a brutal music video for the title track from their new album, Repentless. Much like their new music video, Repentless was released today. The c...
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Nov 29 2015

Metallica Imitate Slayer and Other Bands at Donington 1995 — Video (9/3/2015)
This one is straight out of the "in case you missed it 20 years ago" department. In this pro-shot clip, which was shot at the U.K.'s Donington Park in 1995, the members of Metallica imitate several of the bands that shared the Donington bill tha...
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Nov 29 2015

Kerry King Talks New Slayer Album and Adjusting to Life Without Jeff Hanneman (6/3/2015)
“This has been the most adverse between-records session that Slayer’s ever had,” says Slayer guitarist Kerry King of the six long years since 2009’s World Painted Blood. It has indeed been a grueling stretch of adversity for the legendary thras...
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Nov 29 2015

How Slayer's Kerry King and Tom Araya Focused Their Fury Into a Crushing New Album, 'Repentless' (9/9/2015)
This in an excerpt from the new November 2015 issue of Guitar World. For the complete interview, pick up the new issue at newsstands or the Guitar World Online Store. It’s hard to imagine a world without Slayer. But just two years ago that looke...
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Nov 29 2015

How Metallica, Slayer and Pantera Sound with a Clean Guitar Tone — Video (10/11/2015)
When it comes to playing metal, no effect is more vital to guitar tone than distortion. For anyone who doubts it, check out this video from YouTube poster Vaalvla, titled “Metal Songs Without Distortion.” In it, he plays selections from six clas...
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Nov 29 2015

ESP Guitars of Late Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Head to eBay (7/23/2015)
ESP Guitars has announced that it is assisting the estate of late guitarist Jeff Hanneman of Slayer with the auction of a selected number of his personal custom guitars. The Hanneman Estate will forward a significant portion of the proceeds to ...
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Nov 29 2015

Classical Cellist Tina Guo Covers Slayer's "Raining Blood" — Video (7/6/2015)
Classical cellist Tina Guo will release a new album, Cello Metal, August 4. The album is noteworthy because it features covers of five heavy metal classics—each featuring a renowned guitarist. These include Black Sabbath's “Iron Maiden” featuri...
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Nov 29 2015

A Rocking Gesture: Roots of the "Sign of the Slayer" (9/24/2015)
At the pinnacle of a mind-blowing concert, inevitably, unconsciously, you are covered in sweat and flailing hair with fists raised in the air before Gods of Rock. As they reach into your twisted heart and release untapped depths of angst into ...
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Mar 4 2015

'The Big Four' 8-Bit Video Game Featuring Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax — Video (3/3/2015)
The crafty gang over at Loudwire have posted a new video called "'The Big Four' 8-Bit Video Game Featuring Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth and Anthrax." It is exactly what its title promises — and it's awesome. Here's the info posted along with the...
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Feb 11 2015

Slayer’s “Raining Blood” Performed with Children's Instruments — Video (2/11/2015)
YouTube user Drew Creal has created and posted a video of him and his friends performing a Slayer classic, “Raining Blood.” The twist is, it’s all performed on kids' instruments—and it’s pretty dang impressive. Check out the video below and le...
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Apr 24 2014

Slayer Debut New Song, "Implode," at Revolver Golden Gods Show (4/24/2014)
Last night, April 23, at the Revolver Golden Gods Awards at LA's Nokia Theatre, Slayer surprised the capacity crowd with an unannounced performance, kicking off the show with a three-song set that included "Implode," the band's first new studio ...
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Mar 17 2014

Interview: Exodus Guitarist Gary Holt Talks Gear and Touring with Slayer (3/17/2014)
Exodus guitarist and principal songwriter Gary Holt has been an influential figure in thrash metal for the past three decades. For the past three years, however, he’s found himself in not one, but two of the most important bands of the genre, d...
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Feb 7 2014

Polish City Names Traffic Circle After Deceased Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman (2/7/2014)
A traffic circle in Jaworzno, Poland, has been renamed after Jeff Hanneman, the co-founding Slayer guitarist who died May 2, 2013, at age 49. The official sign unveiling took place Thursday, Febraury 6, courtesy of a Polish company called Art-Co...
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Jan 31 2014

Dear Guitar Hero: Slayer's Jeff Hanneman on Songwriting, Pre-Show Warmups, Hendrix and More (1/31/2014)
From the GW archives: This story originally appeared in the November 2010 issue of Guitar World. Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman died of liver failure on May 2, 2013, at age 49. He’s a founding member of Slayer and one of the fastest players in t...