Slayer

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dead at 49
Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman has died at the age of 49, according to a statement released by the band today (May 2). He was with the group since their formation in 1981, and appeared on each of their studio albums, most recently 2009’s ‘World Painted Blood.’ The guitarist has …
Watch This Acoustic Shred of Slayer’s ‘Season in the Abyss’
Subscribe to 107.9 The River on Youtube There was a time not so long ago when people claimed that the art of shred was dead. However, while all of the indie-pop enthusiasts were going unplugged, and posing as limp-wrist martyrs for a dying alternative, guitar virtuosos like Sam Westphalen were keepi…