Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman passed last week.
He died of liver failure, at the Hemet Valley Memorial Hospital. He was 49.
Although the rhythmic heart and soul of one of the heaviest bands in modern music, Hanneman was known as a soft-spoken, easygoing dude.
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Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman has died.
The cause was liver failure; he passed at an area hospital near his home this morning.
He was 49.
Hanneman has not been active in Slayer for the last few years, since suffering a flesh-eating bacteria from a spider bite. No word yet if that caused any c ... More >>
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