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Polish Slayer Fans Rename Traffic Circle ‘Jeff Hanneman’s Circle Pit’

A city in Poland has saluted the late Jeff Hanneman by naming a traffic circle after the Slayer guitarist. As metal fan forum Lambgoat notes,…
Kyle McGovern / February 7, 2014

In Memoriam: The Musicians We Lost in 2013

Over the last 12 months, we said goodbye to the leader of the Velvet Underground, the man behind Magnolia Electric Co., a key Ohio Player,…
Kyle McGovern / December 11, 2013

Metal Babes: Rare Photos of Slayer and Metallica from the Early Days of Thrash

Forget earthquakes, thrash metal was the biggest, loudest tectonic shift to hit California in the early '80s. Led by Slayer and Metallica, the bands combined…
Ken Bachor / June 13, 2013

Metal Greats Toast Jeff Hanneman With Jagermeister and a Mosh Pit

Droves of Slayer fans paid their respects to late guitarist Jeff Hanneman during a public memorial service held in Los Angeles Thursday (May 23). The…
Kyle McGovern / May 24, 2013

Slayer to Honor Jeff Hanneman With Public ‘Memorial Celebration’ in Los Angeles

Slayer fans will be able to pay their respects to the band's fallen guitarist at the Jeff Hanneman Memorial Celebration on May 23 in Los…
Chris Martins / May 16, 2013

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dead at 49

Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman has died at the age of 49. An announcement came from the band's publicist late Thursday (May 2) explaining that he…
Chris Martins / May 2, 2013