It has come to our attention that next
Tuesday Wednesday Slayer will be meeting its fans not in Hell, Hades, or even some burning lake of fire. Nope, Rather, they will appear at HOT TOPIC at Hollywood and Highland.
Details, and reactions, after the jump.
Details, from Slayer's MySpace page:
Attention Los Angeles: Your Chance to Meet Slayer
Come out and celebrate the release of World Painted Blood...
Slayer will be making an appearance at the Los Angeles Hot Topic
next Wednesday, November 4 at 3:30 PM
Don't miss it, check slayer.net now for full details.
How do the fans feel about it? Here are some of the comments below the announcement:
Hot Topic? So disappointing what Slayer has become.-- Anti Christian Metal
Jeez I know, noooo. -- anonymous
hot topic LOL whatever... i've been a fan for 17 years. if they get as big as metallica or megadeth then so be it. they deserve it -- JDF
FUCK ALL THE CRITIC'S SLAAAAAAAAAYERRRRR FUCKIN' RULES!!!!!!!!!EVEN IF YOU GUYS HOOKED UP WITH HOT TOPIC!ATLEAST THERE ARE MUSIC CHAINS THAT EMBRACE BANDS AS HEAVY AS SLAYER NOWADAYS! I LOVE THE FACT THAT SLAYER WILL BE IN HELL.A. TO GIVE THE TRUE SLAYER FANS WHAT THEY WANT AND WHAT THEY NEED! GIVING BACK TO WHERE THEY CAME FROM! I'LL BE THERE WITH HAILZ AND HORNS BROTHERS!!!!!!! SLAAAAAAAAYERRR!!! THEE DIABLERO!!! SLAYTANIC SOLDIER FOR LIFE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! -- Thee Diablero
I'd go to see them at Mcdonalds. -- B RADEN
What the Hell? You all complain they don't get the recognition they deserve, then when someone recognizes them, you bitch about the group selling out. What-the-fuck-ever, be happy they're finally getting their just dues. -- Ivan
no fucking way I'm going to be there LONG LIVE SLAYER!!!!! -- Jose Pena
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at least it's not at walmart -- Marshall Letchworth
If Hot Topic is the only store with the balls to take Slayer, then they're the only store with balls -- From the Heaven of My Heart
It's not like they have much choice. If fucking Tower or somebody like that was still around, they'd probably go there. For them to do this anywhere should cause only excitement and praise not whining and bitching. SLAYER FOREVER! -- Steve O
WHO'S THE FUCKIN RETARD THAT MIXED THE NEW SLAYER CD???????????OH WELL ,THAT LAST ONE IS MUCH BETTER!!! -- The Mothflesh Monster