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Slayer Bandmembers Distance Themselves From Frontman's Support Of Donald Trump

A photoshopped picture of the band with Trump originally appeared on the group's Instagram page last Friday (20Jan17), the day of the new U.S. President's inauguration. It was subsequently posted again on...

Slayer Singer Tom Araya Spat On By Fan

The rockers performed at the San Diego House of Blues on Thursday (21Jul16) as part of their Comic-Con visit, but one member of the audience got a little too rowdy and hurled a...

Motorhead's Lemmy Joins Gutterdammerung

Motorhead's Lemmy has been added to the lineup for 'Gutterdammerung' - a rock 'n' roll live movie concept tour. The 'Ace of Spades' rocker will join previously announced Grace Jones, Iggy Pop, Eagles of Death...

Tom Araya Takes Aim At Cyberbullies

Slayer frontman Tom Araya has issued a public warning to a group of "cyberbullies" after discovering they targeted his wife in an online hate campaign.The rocker was furious when he found his partner Sandra had...

Slayer Guitarist Can't Stop Writing Riffs

Slayer's Kerry King writes new riffs every time he picks up a guitar.The 'Reign in Blood' musician has been playing for over 30 years, and never finds it hard to write new tracks for his...

Tom Araya Wants Immortal Music

Tom Araya wants Slayer's music to become immortal.The group's bassist and vocalist believes it's important to produce albums that will live forever and be passed on from generation to generation.He said: "I think if the...

Tom Araya To Be Honoured In Chile

Slayer star Tom Araya is to be honoured with the key to the Chilean city where he was born.The frontman was born in Vina del Mar, but left with his parents when he was five....

Tom Araya Suffered Vertigo Before Hospitalisation

Rocker Tom Araya was suffering with vertigo and dehydration before he was hospitalised ahead of a Slayer concert in Sydney, Australia on Sunday (27Feb11), according to his wife.The thrash metal stars were forced to axe...

Araya Hospitalisation Forces Slayer Gig Cancellation

SLAYER have suffered another blow to their tour plans after frontman TOM ARAYA was hospitalised moments before the heavy rockers were due onstage in Sydney, Australia on Sunday (27Feb11).The thrash metal stars had to axe...

Araya's Throat Woes After Surgery

SLAYER frontman TOM ARAYA is still feeling the effects of his recent surgery - he has a constant lump in his throat.The bassist went under the knife earlier this year (10) after he was diagnosed...

Slayer Cancel German Gig

Hard rock heavyweights SLAYER cancelled a gig in Germany on Tuesday night (08Jun10) after frontman TOM ARAYA suffered "acute vocal problems".The band, currently on tour in Europe, was due to play at Ruhrcongress in Bochum,...

Araya Recovers After Back Surgery

SLAYER rocker TOM ARAYA is recovering well from back surgery which prompted the band to postpone their touring plans.The bassist began experiencing back pain on tour in Australia and Japan late last year (09) and...

Surgery Pushes Back Slayer Tour

SLAYER frontman TOM ARAYA underwent minor surgery on his gall-bladder last week (ends05MAY06), forcing the band's Unholy Alliance: Preaching To The Perverted tour to be postponed. The tour - which will also feature metal icons...

Slayer Frontman Suffers Voice Fatigue

Rockers SLAYER have been forced to cancel the first two dates of the JAGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR after frontman TOM ARAYA was diagnosed with vocal fatigue. Fans in Springfield, Missouri, have been disappointed to learn...

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