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Interview: Slayer’s Tom Araya Talks Chocolate, Chupacabras, and the New Slayer Album with Jose Mangin

Interview: Slayer’s Tom Araya Talks Chocolate, Chupacabras, and the New Slayer Album with Jose Mangin

SiriusXM’s Jose Mangin, along with Shawn The Butcher, recently chatted with Slayer’s Tom Araya on Liquid Metal’s 666-LIVE call-in show. Read what Araya has to say about chocolate, Chupacabras, and the new Slayer album below (which was transcribed by Josh “Shitkill” Musto), and let us know what you think in the comments! JOSE MANGIN Wow, so […]

Photo of the Day: Slayer’s Tom Araya and Family Enter the Dragon

Photo of the Day: Slayer’s Tom Araya and Family Enter the Dragon

We always knew Slayer’s Tom Araya could kick ass onstage, but now we have proof that he and his family kick ass off stage, too. As posted on Liquid Metal Sirius XM’s Facebook page, you can see Karate students Tom Araya and his wife, Sandra, with their kids, Ariel and Tommy, showing off their brownbelts […]

Photos: Slayer at the Big Four

Photos: Slayer at the Big Four

Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax, performing together as the Big Four, stormed New York City’s Yankee Stadium yesterday for triumphant sets. Revolver‘s own Stephanie Cabral was there and captured the mayhem in the photo pit. Check out these pictures of Slayer, who performed with Exodus guitarist Gary Holt in place of Jeff Hanneman.

Anthrax's Scott Ian, Megadeth's Dave Mustaine, and Slayer's Tom Araya on the Clash of the Titans tour in 1991

The Story of the Big Four: The Clash of the Titans

The Big Four of thrash—Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—are set to play New York City’s Yankee Stadium on September 14. It will be the second time ever that all four groups have shared a stage in the United States. To mark this occasion, Revolver and Guitar World are celebrating the event with the Big Four […]

Kerry King in Slayer, 1983

The Story of the Big Four: Slayer’s Kerry King Joins Megadeth

The Big Four of thrash—Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—are set to play New York City’s Yankee Stadium on September 14. It will be the second time ever that all four groups have shared a stage in the United States. To mark this occasion, Revolver and Guitar World are celebrating the event with the Big Four […]

Slayer’s Tom Araya Reveals His Favorite Bass Players

Slayer’s Tom Araya Reveals His Favorite Bass Players

This summer, Slayer will burn a path of hellfire across the country with Rob Zombie as part of the Hell on Earth tour, and will end up at New York’s Yankee Stadium in September to play the East Coast stop of their Big 4 tour with three other bands you might have heard of: Metallica, […]

Metallica on Megadeth: An Excerpt From Revolver’s Big Four Issue

Metallica on Megadeth: An Excerpt From Revolver’s Big Four Issue

Lars Ulrich looks back on his relationship with Dave Mustaine.

“Revolver Presents: The Big Four” Special Issue, Out Now!!!

“Revolver Presents: The Big Four” Special Issue, Out Now!!!

In celebration of the upcoming Big Four shows—featuring Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax—Revolver has created a new, special collector’s issue all about the giants of thrash metal. It hits newsstands today and is also available for purchase online here. The issue features all-new, exclusive interviews with members from each group talking about how they’ve crossed […]