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Also known as S.L.A.Y.E.R.

Country: USA
Label: Nuclear Blast Records

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Formed in: 1981

1981- Thrash metal

Line-up

Current members:
1981-  Tomás Enrique "Tom" Araya - bass, vocals
1981-  Kerry Ray King - guitars
1992-1996  Paul Bostaph - drums
› 1997-2001  -//-
› 2013-  -//-
Former musicians:
1981-1986  David Vincent "Dave" Lombardo - drums
› 1987-1992  -//-
› 2002-2013  -//-
1981-2013  Jeffrey John "Jeff" Hanneman - guitars
1986-1987  Tony Scaglione - drums
1996-1997  Jon Dette - drums
Live musicians:
1983  Bob Gourley - drums
2011-  Gary Holt - guitars
2011  Pat O'Brien - guitars
2013  Jon Dette - drums
Guest musicians:
1983  Eugene Victor "Gene" Hoglan II - backing vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1983 | 8.4 Show No Mercy
1984 | 8.5 Haunting The Chapel [EP]
1985 | 8.4 Hell Awaits
1986 | 9 Reign In Blood
1988 | 8.7 South Of Heaven
1990 | 8.9 Seasons In The Abyss
1994 | 7.4 Divine Intervention
1995 | 7.6 Serenity In Murder [EP]
1995 | 8.4 The Tour '95 [Split] [EP]
1996 | 6.4 Undisputed Attitude
1998 | 6.8 Diabolus In Musica
2001 | 7.6 God Hates Us All
2006 | 7.7 Christ Illusion
2009 | 7.7 World Painted Blood
 
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Photo galleries

08.07.2012 Rockstar Mayhem Festival - Denver, CO 8th July 2012 by D.T. Metal
20.06.2010 Hellfest Open Air - Clisson, France, 20/06/2010 by Moocher
31.05.2010 Slayer, The Haunted - Nottingham, England, 31st May 2010 by Baz Anderson
27.10.2008 Unholy Alliance III-Manchester, UK by itsjoeymoose
20.06.2008 Hellfest Open Air - Clisson, France, 20th-22nd June 2008 by Baz Anderson
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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
23.06.2014 Slayer - New Tour With Exodus And Suicidal Tendencies
24.04.2014 Slayer - Sign To Nuclear Blast, Debut New Song
31.01.2014 Slayer - Remember Jeff Hanneman On His Birthday
22.01.2014 Slayer - US Tour With Exodus, Suicidal Tendencies
07.11.2013 Slayer - Ten Albums To Be Reissued On Vinyl
26.10.2013 Slayer - Playing Old-School Set On N. American Tour
 
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Concerts
11.11.2014 USA, Oakland, CA (1)
12.11.2014 USA, Oakland, CA (1)
14.11.2014 USA, Inglewood, CA (1)
15.11.2014 USA, Phoenix, AZ
17.11.2014 USA, Oklahoma City, OK (1)
18.11.2014 USA, Austin, TX
19.11.2014 USA, Dallas, TX
21.11.2014 USA, Orlando, FL
22.11.2014 USA, Atlanta, GA (1)
23.11.2014 USA, Charlotte, NC
25.11.2014 USA, Albany, NY
26.11.2014 USA, Bethlehem, PA
28.11.2014 USA, Worcester, MA
29.11.2014 USA, Montclair, NJ
30.11.2014 USA, Philadelphia, PA (1)
02.12.2014 USA, Cleveland, OH
04.12.2014 USA, Indianapolis, IN
05.12.2014 USA, Detroit, MI

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