Although members of the Westboro Baptist Church announced they would picket the memorial for Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman, the event went ahead peacefully and provided a fitting tribute for the metal legend.
Slayer founding member Jeff Hanneman has died today, aged 49. Hanneman founded the thrash metal giants in 1981 with Kerry King.
Attempting to squeeze as much out of Soundwave as possible it keeps coming down to decisions between punk bands and metal bands, and several times it’s the metal bands that win.
Yesterday the Soundwave Festival kicked off in Brisbane. Here's our first report.
“The band was unable to reach an agreement on these new demands in the short amount of time available prior to leaving for Australia."
Slayer will paint the town blood red at their Soundwave sideshow.
Less than two weeks since the first announce Soundwave has revealed the second lineup.
Planning to propose at Soundwave? You'll need a Slayer ring!
Slayer guitarist Kerry King has mocked Metallica for masturbating with an orchestra and dismissed the ‘Big Four’ tag.
The best Soundwave of 2011 had it all- blood, boobs and brutality.
Soundwave time again, and again the festival did not disappoint. With a lineup including metal, punk and hardcore legends how could they go wrong.
Slayer singer Tom Araya has been hospitalized in Sydney, forcing the band to cancel their set at Soundwave.