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Also known as S.L.A.Y.E.R.

Country: USA
Label: American Recordings

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Formed in: 1981

1981- Thrash metal

Line-up

Current members:
1981-  Tomás Enrique "Tom" Araya - vocals, bass
1981-  Kerry Ray King - guitars
1992-1996  Paul Bostaph - drums
› 1997-2001  -//-
› 2013-  -//-
Former musicians:
1981-1986  David "Dave" Lombardo - drums
› 1987-1992  -//-
› 2002-2013  -//-
1981-2013  Jeffrey John "Jeff" Hanneman - guitars
1986-1987  Tony Scaglione - drums
1996-1997  Jon Dette - drums
Live musicians:
1983  Bob Gourley - drums
2011-  Gary Holt - guitars
2011  Pat O'Brien - guitars
2013  Jon Dette - drums
Guest musicians:
1983  Eugene Victor "Gene" Hoglan II - backing vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1983 | 8.4 Show No Mercy
1984 | 8.5 Haunting The Chapel [EP]
1985 | 8.4 Hell Awaits
1986 | 9 Reign In Blood
1988 | 8.7 South Of Heaven
1990 | 8.9 Seasons In The Abyss
1994 | 7.4 Divine Intervention
1995 | 7.7 Serenity In Murder [EP]
1995 | 8.4 The Tour '95 [Split] [EP]
1996 | 6.4 Undisputed Attitude
1998 | 6.8 Diabolus In Musica
2001 | 7.6 God Hates Us All
2006 | 7.7 Christ Illusion
2009 | 7.7 World Painted Blood
 
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Photo galleries

08.07.2012 Rockstar Mayhem Festival - Denver, CO 8th July 2012 by D.T. Metal
20.06.2010 Hellfest Open Air - Clisson, France, 20/06/2010 by Moocher
31.05.2010 Slayer, The Haunted - Nottingham, England, 31st May 2010 by Baz Anderson
27.10.2008 Unholy Alliance III-Manchester, UK by itsjoeymoose
20.06.2008 Hellfest Open Air - Clisson, France, 20th-22nd June 2008 by Baz Anderson
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Slayer at Rockstar Mayhem Festival 2012


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
31.01.2014 Slayer - Remember Jeff Hanneman On His Birthday
22.01.2014 Slayer - US Tour With Exodus, Suicidal Tendencies
07.11.2013 Slayer - Ten Albums To Be Reissued On Vinyl
26.10.2013 Slayer - Playing Old-School Set On N. American Tour
04.09.2013 Slayer - North American Fall Tour Confirmed
31.05.2013 Slayer - Drummer Officially Replaced
 
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Concerts
09.05.2014 USA, Magna, UT (1)
10.05.2014 USA, Denver, CO (1)
11.05.2014 USA, Billings, MT
13.05.2014 USA, Kansas City, MO
15.05.2014 USA, St. Louis, MO
16.05.2014 USA, Milwaukee, WI
28.05.2014 FIN, Helsinki - Sonisphere Festival - Finland 2014 (1)
30.05.2014 SWE, Stockholm - STHLM Fields 2014 (3)
31.05.2014 NED, Nijmegen - Fortarock 2014 (5)
01.06.2014 NOR, Oslo - Sonisphere Festival - Norway 2014 (1)
04.06.2014 GER, Hamburg - Sonisphere Festival - Germany 2014 (1)
05.06.2014 GER, Nürburg - Rock am Ring 2014 (1)
06.06.2014 GER, Nürnberg - Rock Im Park 2014 (1)
21.06.2014 NOR, Halden - Tons Of Rock 2014
20.06.2014 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest Open Air 2014 (37)
27.06.2014 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2014 (13)
04.07.2014 FRA, Paris (2)
05.07.2014 GBR, Knebworth - Sonisphere Festival - UK 2014 (2)
09.08.2014 CAN, Montreal, QC - Heavy MTL Festival (5)

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