Tom Araya

Dave Lombardo Lashes Out At Ex-Slayer Bandmates
To say that the split between Slayer and drummer Dave Lombardo is contentious might be a bit of an understatement. The skinbeater says in a new interview with Planet Mosh that the situation that led to his ousting could have been "an easy fix," but instead he now has a "non-existent&q…
Slayer's Tom Araya Reveals Why Dave Lombardo Was Fired
Earlier this year, legendary Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo was kicked out of the band. The news became public shortly before Slayer began a string of Australian tour dates, leaving fans shocked and somewhat disappointed. Lombardo has offered his two cents on the Slayer split, but for the first time s…
Slayer's Tom Araya on New Album + Jeff Hanneman's Legacy
We were recently fortunate enough to speak with legendary Slayer frontman Tom Araya. During our talk with singer-bassist, he opened up wide about late Slayer guitarist and creative force Jeff Hanneman, his mindset with creating new material without Hanneman and how he would like Jeff to be…
Tom Araya Illness Explained
According to Blabbermouth, a new Facebook post by Sandra Araya, wife of SLAYER bassist/vocalist Tom Araya, gave an update on the latest health problem to dog the band:
“Tom was suffering from vertigo due to extreme dehydration and lack of rest. Our doctor is in the process of getting the results o…
More Health Issues For Slayer
(Rock News Desk) Slayer frontman Tom Araya was rushed to hospital in Australia on Saturday night after the band's first concert with stand-in guitarist Gary Holt.
The thrash giants decided to leave axeman Jeff Hanneman at home to recover from flesh-eating bug necrotising fasciitis, because the…
SLAYER Frontman Done With Headbanging
Proof that age effects us all...even the diehards

SLAYER frontman and bassist Tom Araya is done with headbanging so says bandmate, guitarist Kerry King. Click here for the full story...