Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dead at 49

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  1. BleedingGums

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    http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/1560534/slayer-guitarist-jeff-hanneman-dead-at-49

    http://www.blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=189480

    Slayer guitarist and founding member Jeff Hanneman died earlier today of liver failure. He was 49.

    "Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate and brother, Jeff Hanneman, passed away at about 11AM this morning near his Southern California home," the band's longtime publicist said in a statement. "Hanneman was in an area hospital when he suffered liver failure."

    Hanneman co-founded the thrash metal greats with Kerry King in 1981; their breakthrough came in 1986 with the brutalist album "Reign in Blood." Hanneman wrote or co-wrote the set's standout tracks, "Angel of Death" and "Raining Blood."


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    good
     
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    old news bro
     
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    Dude, almost word for word my thread :mad:
     
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    hey Banksgay,how bout no!
     
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    i never understood how this is enjoyable music, to each his own i guess
     
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    Great band, that sucks. Saw them in 93 in Tucson, epic show.
     
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    Is this shit real?????

    Hanneman dead???
     
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    SLAYER is dead!

    They better not even try to keep going.
    I understand getting a replacement while he was sick. but now this.