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Slayer play last ever UK show at Download Festival

Slayer play last ever UK show at Download Festival

Slayer played their final ever UK show at Download Festival on Sunday night (16.06.19). The thrash metal legends signed off on the second stage, while Tool closed the spectacle on the main stage at the event held at Donington Park in Leicestershire, England. Slayer treated the packed crowd to a set full of their classic tracks, including ‘Raining Blood’, ‘Evil Has No Boundaries&#... »

Dave Mustaine: There are no rockstars left

Dave Mustaine: There are no rockstars left

Dave Mustaine doesn’t think there are any rockstars left. The Megadeth frontman has bemoaned the current generation of rock musicians for being scared to put a foot wrong, in fear of their antics being picked up in the headlines. He admitted: "There are no more rockstars. You know what you got? You got a lot of snot-nosed kids that work at music magazines – no offence." The 5... »

Pantera’s Vinnie Paul dies

Pantera’s Vinnie Paul dies

Pantera’s Vinnie Paul has died. The 54-year-old drummer – who also performed with Hellyeah and Damageplan – has passed away, the group confirmed in a statement, though his cause of death is currently unknown. Pantera posted a statement on Facebook which read: "Vincent Paul Abbott aka Vinnie Paul has passed away. Paul is best known for his work as the drummer in the bands Pan... »

Corey Taylor ‘not embarrassed’ to be ABBA fan

Corey Taylor ‘not embarrassed’ to be ABBA fan

Corey Taylor is "not embarrassed" to admit he’s an ABBA fan. The Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman has confessed to owning records by the ‘Dancing Queen’ hitmakers – who recently announced their first new music in 35 years – and a recording of his "favourite" musical, ‘Les Miserables’, which inspired him so much he got a tattoo of ’... »

Slayer to quit touring after farewell shows

Slayer to quit touring after farewell shows

Slayer have announced their next tour will be their last. The heavy metal band – made up of Kerry King, Tom Araya, Paul Bostaph and Gary Holt – confirmed they will head on the road around the globe for one final time by sharing a video titled ‘The End is Near… Slayer to make its exit with one, final world tour’ on their official website. The 30-second clip has one of ... »