Jeff Hanneman

Memorial For Slayer Guitarist Becomes Mosh Pit (VIDEO)

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Music

Fans of the thrash metal band Slayer sent off recently-deceased guitarist Jeff Hanneman in the best way they knew how — with a massive memorial mosh...

Westboro Baptist Church Re: Slayer Guitarist Death: 'God Hates Your Idols'

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

The attention-seeking Westboro Baptist Church has been busy this week, having protested NBA player Jason Collins for revealing he's gay and the late G...

Slayer Guitarist Killed By Spider Bite

CBC | Posted 07.03.2013 | Canada Music

Guitarist Jeff Hanneman, a founder of the U.S. heavy-metal band Slayer, has died at age 49 of liver failure after battling complications reportedly li...