‘Guitar World’ Posts Story on the Making of Slayer’s ‘Reign in Blood’

Today is the 25th anniversary of Slayer’s milestone thrash album Reign in Blood, which Revolver celebrated with this Jeff Hanneman interview here, and to mark the occasion Guitarworld.com have released a special feature chronicling the making of the record. Included in the piece are quotes from guitarist Kerry King, who reminisces on, among other things, how back then he considered that they were “just a bunch of angry punks making a record we thought was cool.”

To read the full article, click here.

Here at Revolvermag.com we are also marking this special day, with several features looking back at the classic album. Click here to read an interview with fellow Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman discussing what for many is the standout track on the record, “Raining Blood.” If that’s not enough Slayer-love for you, click here to register your vote for your favorite song off Reign in Blood.

In case you have yet to get your hands on them, you can still purchase Revolver‘s The Book of Slayer, dedicated to the thrash legends, as well as our Big Four Special Collector’s Issue.

 

 

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