Slayer
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Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Columns

Less Is More Satanic: A Prescription of Restraint and Subtlety for Slayer
11 Aug 2010 // 5:00 PM

Who writes lyrics more menacing than those of thrash-metal legends Slayer? Pretty much everyone.

The Best Metal Albums of 2009
10 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

It seems every year I say it, but this year it's truer than ever: this was one hell of a year for metal. If you think the Mastodon record is good (which it is) just wait 'til you hear this list’s top three.

//Reviews

When Slayer Screams About Dying, You Feel Alive
6 Jul 2015 // 3:00 AM

When the latest incarnation of Slayer walked onto a stage full of Marshall stacks and upside-down crosses, it was a chance to see how a band long obsessed with death was coping with its aftermath.

Slayer - 5 November, Saskatoon, SK
14 Nov 2013 // 4:00 AM

When faced with the task of restoring one's credibility, cranking out the old stuff always works.

//Blogs

Blood and Thunder: Violent Show of Power
26 Feb 2015 // 4:00 AM

Album anniversaries of the music of Led Zeppelin and Slayer highlight this week in metal: one is a sprawling double album epic, the other a stepping stone for one of metal's most important bands.

//News

Slayer still fills mosh pits with speed-metal fans
29 Jan 2007 // 8:45 PM

Speed-metal can be summed up in so many ways: guitar riffs that erupt like machine-gun fire, drumbeats on nonstop blast, singing that spews like the

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

// Short Ends and Leader

"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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