1. Slayer Treads Lightly in Talk of First Album Since Jeff Hanneman's Death

    November 01, 2013 2:00 PM EDT "We've never really had an opportunity to really sit down and discuss what we're feeling and where we are and where we want to go," Tom Araya tells us Tom Araya says he and Kerry King don't plan to make any decisions on a ...

  2. Tom Araya

    Tom Araya

    0 Albums, 0 Songs

  3. Slayer Eyeing New Material as Guitarist Continues Recovery

    July 19, 2012 3:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman is still in recovery mode from the flesh-eating necrotizing fasciitis that's sidelined him since early 2011, but that's not keeping the thrash metal titans from eyeballing a new album -- a follow-up to 2009&# ...

  4. Slayer to 'Hold Off' on Recording While Ailing Guitarist Recovers

    May 31, 2011 11:03 AM EDT 0 0 0 S layer continues to play live while ailing guitarist Jeff Hanneman remains on the sidelines. But singer-bassist Tom Araya says the group will not consider any recording projects without him. "There's no way we'd go into a studio with ...

  5. Billboard Bits: Justin Bieber Asks for Birthday Charity Donations, Slayer Singer Hospitalized

    February 28, 2011 7:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Justin Bieber Asks for Charity Donations for Birthday To celebrate his 17th birthday, Justin Bieber is asking his diehard fans to direct their good will toward Charity: W ...

  6. Slayer Ready for More Carnage with Megadeth

    August 04, 2010 1:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 After storming through Europe on the Big Four tour with fellow thrashers Metallica , Megadeth and Anthrax , the members of Slayer say they're ready to do it again -- though bassist Tom Araya notes that "in some ways it's not really in ...

  7. Slayer Teams With Megadeth For 'American Carnage' Tour, Postpones Euro Trek

    November 16, 2009 8:43 AM EST 0 0 0 Slayer has postponed its U.K. and European tour until spring 2010. Instead, Slayer will co-headline the "American Carnage" tour with Megadeth early next year. Kicking off on January 18 in Seattle, Wash. for a 26-date trek across North Amer ...

  8. Slayer Reschedules U.K., European Tour

    November 16, 2009 12:00 AM EST Slayer has postponed its U.K. and European tour until spring 2010. The band announced the move with "immense disappointment" in a statement, blaming a back injury sustained by vocalist/bassist Tom Araya that has required specialist treat ...

  9. Slayer's 'Illusion' Reborn With Bonus Tracks

    July 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Slayer singer/bassist Tom Araya says he and his thrash metal bandmates are happy their 2006 album, "Christ Illusion," is getting a second chance to be heard. Slayer singer/bassist Tom Araya says he and his thrash metal bandmates are happy ...

  10. Slayer Regroups With Rubin, Plots Summer Tour

    March 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Slayer has reteamed with longtime collaborator Rick Rubin to executive produce its first new album with its four original members since 1990's "Seasons in the Abyss." Slayer has reteamed with longtime collaborator Rick Rubin to execut ...

  11. Rollins Supports Jailed Trio With 'Rise Above'

    July 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Henry Rollins has organized a 24-track benefit album for the West Memphis Three, a trio Tennessee youths incarcerated for a 1993 triple murder. They continue to proclaim their innocence and have built Henry Rollins has organized a 24-track benefit a ...

  12. Shows, Tours Affected By Attacks

    September 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the wake of last week's terrorist attacks on New York and Washington, D.C., the status of many planned shows and tours has been affected. Some events have been cancelled, while others have reschedu In the wake of last week's terrorist a ...