Jeff Hanneman

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.

05/15/2013

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Jeff Hanneman Of Slayer Actually Died Of Alcohol Related Issues

When Jeff Hanneman of Slayer died at 49-years-0ld on May 2nd, there were gruesome stories of a flesh-eating disease that took him down, along with a spider bite, but there was also talk about liver […]

05/10/2013

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