Slayer formed in 1981 by guitarists Jeff Hanneman and Kerry King. Their 1986 release of “Reign in Blood” was considered “the heaviest album of all time” by Kerrang! Magazine, ranked sixth greatest metal band of all time by MTV, as well as voted for “Best Guitarist/Guitar Team” in Revolver’s reader poll. They have released nine studio albums, four which have received gold certification in the USA.
Slayer received three Grammy nominations, winning two; one in 2007 for the song “Eyes of the Insane” and in 2008 for the song “Final Six”. Slayer is going on tour this fall with Megadeth to relaunch their Canadian Carnage Tour from November 8 through November 13.
Slayer’s fall tour and a US Women’s National Soccer Team face-off are among tickets on sale Friday. Slayer’s The Final Campaign tour will be their last, as the name suggests, and will cap off the metal kings’ nearly 40-year career with help from fellow metal bands Primus, Ministry and... Read more
Ticket Club sales data revealed that Carrie Underwood, Madde and Tae & Runaway June were yesterday’s top-selling event for their show in Lafayette, Louisiana as a part of Underwood’s Cry Pretty Tour. The country music scene had two more spots in the top twenty: CMA Music Festival and the... Read more
Alt-pop star Billie Eilish and heavy metal legends Slayer are among those releasing tickets on Thursday. Eilish’s wildly popular When We All Fall Asleep tour stops in Tulsa and Dallas will go on presale tomorrow. Slayer’s final tour dates in Inglewood, Oakland, Asheville and Omaha will be available for... Read more
The legendary Elton John took the mid-week number one best-selling position, Ticket Club sales data revealed. The singer’s Boston performance, a stop on his Farewell Tour, was yesterday’s top-selling event. The “Rocket Man” came out on top in Pollstar’s 2019 mid-year touring charts with a $82.6 million gross, based... Read more
The metalheads of Slayer have been teasing the final leg of their farewell tour for weeks, and now, dates for the epic homestretch run are here. Earlier this month, the group tweeted a video of a man digging dirt with a shovel and staking a cross into the ground,... Read more
The iconic heavy metal group Slayer is calling it quits – but not before a final trek across the U.S. A video was released today with a silhouette of a man digging dirt with a shovel and staking a cross into the ground to a mark a spot. An... Read more
Slayer, who is on their farewell world tour, has announced a new North America leg of the trek, set to take place early 2019. The new addition to the tour will be their fifth leg overall. While the legendary metalheads already visited the U.S. earlier this year, they were... Read more
Slayer isn’t ready to call it quits on their final world tour quite yet; the metalheads have extended their farewell jaunt so they can make stops in more countries throughout 2019. Just after finishing up the North American leg of their farewell tour, Slayer announced that they would continue... Read more
The metal legends of Slayer just kicked-off their final Farewell Tour in North America last week, but they weren’t quite ready to call it quits in the U.S. alone; the band added a slew of dates that will span across Europe this fall. After 40 years of heavy-metal, stand-alone... Read more
Iceland’s fifth annual Secret Solstice Festival is surely the party of the summer concert goers will not want to miss, and the official final lineup, side party headliners, and daily schedule have just been announced. Secret Solstice Festival stands apart from every other musical event this summer, with bucket-list... Read more