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Video: Slayer’s Kerry King and Dave Lombardo Talk Metal Masters 4

Video: Slayer’s Kerry King and Dave Lombardo Talk Metal Masters 4

Next month, Samson, Hartke, Zoom and Guitar Center are bringing Metal Masters 4 back to the east coast with a star-studded lineup including Philip Anselmo (Pantera/Down), Kerry King (Slayer), Dave Lombardo (Slayer), Scott Ian (Anthrax), Charlie Benante (Anthrax), Frank Bello (Anthrax), plus Billy Sheehan and Gary Holt (Exodus/Slayer). In this new video, Slayer’s Kerry King […]

Photos: Slayer at Mayhem Festival 2012

Photos: Slayer at Mayhem Festival 2012

Relive Slayer’s furious set at this year’s Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival with this exclusive photo gallery.

Samson, Hartke, Zoom Bring the “Metal Masters” Back to the East Coast

Samson, Hartke, Zoom Bring the “Metal Masters” Back to the East Coast

Metal Masters 4 To Take Place In New York City At The Gramercy On September 7th Three of the leading gear/technology companies for musicians and consumers are returning with their successful Metal Masters clinic series. Partnering with Guitar Center, Metal Masters 4 will take place in New York City on September 7 at The Gramercy. Doors […]

Photos: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival in San Bernadino

Photos: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival in San Bernadino

Slipknot, Slayer, Motörhead, Anthrax, As I Lay Dying, the Devil Wears Prada, and many more in the tour’s biggest show in its five-year history!

Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Comments on Randy Blythe’s Arrest

Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Comments on Randy Blythe’s Arrest

The metal world has been in shock ever since the arrest of Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe’s arrest last week in Prague stemming from an incident in 2010 in which Blythe allegedly pushed a fan from the stage during a show; the fan reportedly died from the resultant injuries later on. In a new […]

Slayer’s Dave Lombardo: “I Don’t Like People Talking Shit About Lars”

Slayer’s Dave Lombardo: “I Don’t Like People Talking Shit About Lars”

It’s no secret that Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich is one of the most polarizing figures in the world of music, but at least one of metal cohorts thinks fans need to lay off. “Me and Lars we get along great and I don’t like people talking shit about Lars,” said Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo in […]

Live Report and Photos: Metallica, Slayer, Soundgarden, Limp Bizkit, and more at Sonisphere, Madrid

Live Report and Photos: Metallica, Slayer, Soundgarden, Limp Bizkit, and more at Sonisphere, Madrid

Plus, Evanescence, Mastodon, Children of Bodom, and others!

Slayer Guitarist Kerry King Stars in Jägermeister’s First-Ever Television Campaign

Slayer Guitarist Kerry King Stars in Jägermeister’s First-Ever Television Campaign

It’s no secret that Slayer guitarist Kerry King loves Jägermeister. Now he’s taken that love to the screen, starring in Jäger’s first-ever TV commercial. Check it out below, and let us know what you think in the comments. …And a behind-the-scenes interview with King.

Slayer Issue Health Update on Jeff Hanneman; Gary Holt to Continue to Fill In Live

Slayer Issue Health Update on Jeff Hanneman; Gary Holt to Continue to Fill In Live

Slayer have issued an open letter addressed to “Slayer fans around the world,” updating fans on the state of guitarist Jeff Hanneman as well the band’s plans for the rest of the year. Apparently, Hanneman’s situation was more dire than anyone outside the band’s immediate camp could have guessed and he will need more time […]

Motörhead Officially Join the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival!

Motörhead Officially Join the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival!

Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival has announced the addition of Motörhead to its 2012 line-up! The group will join the main stage lineup, headlined by Slipknot and Slayer. Motörhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister commented, “Well, we’re used to mayhem in this band, so it’s kind of a family tradition!  Bring it!” In other Mayhem news, label […]