Slayer: The Hanneman Years

From the earliest days right up to modern times, Classic Rock and Metal Hammer have told the story of the thrash titans.

Jeff Hanneman was a vital part of it all. His guitar work helped to define not just Slayer, but thrash in general. Here we take a look back at his incalculable contribution through the comments of those who knew him best: his bandmates. Whether it’s the story of Reign In Blood or a guide to the band’s catalogue, this is Hanneman and Slayer, talking about music, survival and controversy.

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