JEFF HANNEMAN, founder member, guitarist and songwriter for thrash metal band, Slayer, died yesterday, May 3 2013. 2 years ago, Hanneman contracted necrotizing fasciitis which may have been initiated by a spider bite. He died from liver failure but it has not yet being determined if there was a link between the two. Hanneman had previously been a pill and cocaine abuser but had given that up years ago.
The best new thrash, heavy metal, viking metal and death metal videos. Overkill, Alestorm, Moonspell, Meshuggah, Municipal Waste and more… MESHUGGAH’S ‘Break Those Bones Whose Sinews Gave It Motion’ video from the new album Koloss:
Combine Steve Souza (ex vocalist for Exodus) and Jed Simon (guitarist for Strapping Young Lad), and youâ€™re bound to get classic metal with a healthy dose of brutality edging into thrash and death. And in grand tradition, itâ€™s taken 13 years for ideas to become what is TENET’s Sovereign. Souza declares intentions with an immediate, bloodcurling yell heralding â€˜Being and Nothingnessâ€™. Heâ€™s in top notch form, backed throughout by an onslaught of drums and shredding guitars that occasionally spring into rapid melodies. Salutes to the time signature change in â€˜Indulge … Continue reading →