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Chicago’s Riot Fest Reveals Huge Lineup: The Cure, Slayer, Wu-Tang Clan, More to Perform

Organizers of Chicago’s Riot Fest have announced their 10th-anniversary lineup, featuring more than 100 acts and headlining performances from The Cure, Slayer, and Wu-Tang Clan.

05/14/2014

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Kings Of Leon, Slayer, Lamb Of God To Play First Live Digital Music Festival

Kings of Leon and Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead and Furthur will headline the Forever Festival, which launches Aug. 4 and will run through Aug. 11.

07/30/2013

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M.I.A., Slayer, Snoop Dogg, MGMT To Headline Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013

This year’s edition of Austin’s annual Fun Fun Fun Fest will pit pioneers like Slayer, Snoop Dogg and the Descendents alongside more recent musical trailblazers including M.I.A., Death Grips and MGMT.

07/10/2013

Slayer's Jeff Hanneman (Dave Etheridge-Barnes/Getty Images)

Slayer Announces Free Public Memorial For Deceased Guitarist Jeff Hanneman

Slayer fans of all ages will be able to attend a free memorial for the fallen thrash-metal legend at a historic Hollywood venue.

05/15/2013

Slayer's Jeff Hanneman (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Listen: Slayer’s ‘Reign In Blood’ Album, Reimagined In 8-Bit As Jeff Hanneman Tribute

A heavy metal fan created the ‘chiptune’ version of Slayer’s seminal 1986 release in honor of the band’s fallen guitarist and founding member.

05/14/2013

Jeff Hanneman (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Passes Away At 49

Slayer founding member Jeff Hanneman died today of liver failure. The legendary guitarist was 49. The band issued a statement this afternoon (May 2) via their publicist. “Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate […]

05/02/2013

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Slayer Leads The Charge Of Ugly (But Awesome) Rock & Roll Holiday Sweaters

Yes, it’s that time of year again, when all thoughts turn to Black Friday camp-outs, crazy retail sales and finding that perfect holiday gift for friends and family sure to put you in their good […]

11/21/2012

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