Tag Archives: Slayer

Rumor: Slayer, Anthrax, Testament, Lamb of God and Behemoth touring this Summer

Posted by on January 12, 2018

Last week, Testament’s Alex Skolnick revealed that the group will embark on a huge North American Tour. Today (12th), according to Lambgoat, a date leaked, and if this rumor is true, it will most likely be the biggest metal tour of the year. This trek will allegedly begin this summer with Testament, Slayer, Lamb of […]

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich discusses influences in ‘The Rise of LA Thrash Metal’ documentary

Posted by on January 10, 2018

A new clip has surfaced of drummer Lars Ulrich discussing the early influences of Metallica in the new documentary, The Rise of LA Thrash Metal. Ulrich discusses the “kinship” between the punk and metal scenes and how Metallica nested between them. The first part of the two-part series will be released on January 19th and focuses on […]

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Contest: Win a ‘The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal’ DVD!

Posted by on January 5, 2018

It’s 2018, and we’re kicking it off with a giveaway that’s looking not to the year ahead, but back to the glory days of thrash metal, the early ’80s. MetalRock Films is releasing part one of a two-part DVD, The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal, on January 19th, and we have a copy to give away. […]

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Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick hints at huge North American tour

Posted by on January 3, 2018

Renowned guitarist, Alex Skolnick was able to sit down and chat with Dan Roth of Music & Art Interviews about his eventful career. During the chat, Skolnick mentioned that Metal Allegiance has already recorded a follow-up record. He also hinted at Testament signing up to a North American tour that could be the biggest one of […]

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Watch Slayer Bob’s Slayer Halloween lights show

Posted by on October 25, 2017

Halloween is right around the corner and this year, Slayer Bob is feeling festive for tricks and treats. He is known for his one-of-a-kind lights show that flickers to metal music. Normally he shares his Holiday lights, however, this year he decorated his house with Halloween lights that move to Slayer tunes. Watch the video […]

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Slayer’s Kerry King shares the story behind “Disciple”

Posted by on October 18, 2017

We will never forget the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, and always remember where we were when we heard the terrifying news. It was a horrific day and ironically, it was the same day Slayer’s merciless ninth studio album God Hates Us All was released. The song “Disciple” has become a fan-favorite, which is arguably […]

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“Slayer” was an answer on ‘Jeopardy’ tonight

Posted by on October 5, 2017

It’s always fun to see metal get it’s due outside of our world. Most of the time, unfortunately, it’s done in the wrong way, like when a Kardashian wears a shirt from a band that you know they’ve never listened to. However, every now and then, someone gets it right. Take Jeopardy, for example. On […]

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Slayer releases fan appreciation video

Posted by on September 14, 2017

It’s no secret why Slayer is one of the big four thrash metal acts. Their fans are the ones who will cry out, “SLAYER!” and display flags and banners at non-Slayer shows. Let’s face it, these thrashers have a devoted fan base to the point that a Tom Araya statue exists at a Ukrainian zoo. […]

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Watch Slayer cover ZZ Top, Led Zeppelin during soundchecks

Posted by on August 16, 2017

Slayer might be the most fearsome of the Big Four, but they’ve gotta soundcheck too. Instead of busting out songs they’ve been playing for over 30 years, they appear to enjoy busting out some classic rock covers. One of the perks of their VIP packages is allowing fans to attend their soundchecks, and while Kerry […]

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Kerry King reveals Slayer has a song written about Donald Trump’s “nonsense,” Republicans “f**king things up”

Posted by on August 16, 2017

Towards the beginning of this year, Slayer’s Tom Araya shared a photoshopped image of President Donald Trump alongside the band’s classic lineup. Immediately following, the band faced a handful of backlash, along with Kerry King sharing his response to openly discussing their thoughts about Trump followed by Araya calling America, “a nation of crybabies,” making […]

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