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Welcome To Rockville Festival 2015 Lineup Announced Featuring Slipknot, Slayer And Ministry

December 18th, 2014
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One of the biggest metal festivals on the East Coast – Jacksonville’s Welcome To Rockville Festival – returns to Florida’s scenic Metropolitan Park, bringing a powerful rock lineup including Slipknot, Korn and Godsmack, along with Marilyn Manson, Slayer, Ministry, Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach and a bunch of other honorable metal outfits. Read more…

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Dave Lombardo Says “I Won’t Ever Be Going Back To Slayer”

August 27th, 2014
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Former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo has made it clear that he has no plans to rejoin ex-bandmates. Following a contractual dispute before the band’s Australian tour back in 2013, Lombardo left the band to be permanently replaced by Paul Bostaph. A year later, Lombardo spoke with Blabbermouth about the bad blooded split, ultimately concluding, “If it weren’t for me, Slayer would not exist.” He has spoken out again in response to questions about his (non-existent) future with Slayer. Read more…

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Heavy Montreal Festival Announces 2014 Lineup Including Metallica, Slayer and Anthrax

July 16th, 2014
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Canada’s premiere heavy metal and hard rock festival Heavy Montréal announced the August 2014 lineup for the event’s sixth installment. Presented by Molson Canadian, the festival has consistently expanded the variety of bands to appear at Parc Jean-Drapeau, this year featuring heavy metal legends Metallica, punk rockers The Offspring, Canadian rock band Three Days Grace, Celtic punk rock band Dropkick Murphys, thrash metal quartet Slayer and many more. Read more…

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Slayer Announces Winter 2014 Tour Dates With Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus

June 24th, 2014
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Slayer has announced winter 2014 Tour Dates. They will tour with Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus starting in November.
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LISTEN: Slayer Releases New Track “Implode”

April 27th, 2014
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It’s the first new material from metal band Slayer in five years, and the first since guitarist Jeff Hanneman last year. “Implode” is very similar to what you might expect from Slayer, but the new release shows that they’re coming out of their hiatus and producing new material, in advance of a likely new album debuting next year.

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Ice T’s Body Count Confirmed for Rockstar’s Mayhem Festival 2014

February 18th, 2014
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Old-school rap king Ice-T has confirmed that his metal band, Body Count, will be playing in the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, 2014.
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Dave Lombardo Slams Former Slayer Bandmates in Interview “If It Weren’t For Me, Slayer Would Not Exist”

February 14th, 2014
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Exactly a year has passed since Slayer’s co-founder Dave Lombardo received the shocking ‘you’re out’ before their Australian tour. The drummer has talked with Planet Mosh about his split from the band and the ‘non-existent’ relationship with Slayer’s members. Read more…

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Slayer Announce Spring 2014 Tour Dates with Suicidal Tendencies and Exodus

January 23rd, 2014
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Slayer is set to hit the road with a couple of very special guests in tow. Joining the thrash titans are Suicidal Tendencies – metal veterans who toured with Slayer in 1990. Exodus will also be present. No Kirk Hammett this time around, but lead guitarist Gary Holt is, and will be filling Jeff Hanneman’s considerable shoes.

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Rock on the Range Announces 2014 Lineup Featuring Guns N’ Roses, Avenged Sevenfold, Slayer and More

January 17th, 2014
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Columbus Ohio’s foremost rock concert expanding to a full three days of loud and aggressive insanity. More than 60 acts are scheduled to dish it out May 16 – 18.
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Slayer’s Manager Comments On Band’s Relationship With Rick Rubin And Record Label

December 29th, 2013
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After two false alarms, made by band members Kerry King and Tom Araya, manager of the band clarified that the band is staying with American Recordings.

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