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    Posted: May 02 2013 at 17:54
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I don't really listen to them, but I had a short period in high school where I listened to some of their albums. That's too young to go.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote HolyMoly Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 02 2013 at 18:17
Aw... that's terrible.  I've got a few Slayer albums and have always been quite impressed by his playing.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote zravkapt Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 02 2013 at 18:22
Really? Sh*t. That boy could play.
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Awful news.

He wrote some seriously memorable riffs.



Edited by Prog Sothoth - May 02 2013 at 18:25
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RIP

I love Reign in Blood and Seasons in the Abyss.

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Whaaat. That's a real shame. Really shocked, wow. RIP
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So many people passing away these days. 2013 is a disaster for deaths. Claude Nobs, Kevin Ayers, Alvin Lee, Peter Banks, Clive Burr, Storm Thorgerson, Ritchie Havens, George Jones and now the main creative force and a guitarist from the memorable Slayer. F**k you spider for killing a legendary metal guitarist. And R.I.P. Jeff. Gosh. The myths about 2013 are true. Cry
I hope Slayer dosen't release this new album after Jeff's death.
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Liver failure eh? You think it was from alcohol?
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^I'm sure it didn't help, but he was fighting a long-term infection in his arm (over a year). Evidently from a spider bit. Interestingly, anyone he has been around an urban ER in the U.S. knows "spider bite" in the arm comes with high suspicion of a less accidental cause.
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^ interesting. Goddam Black Widow maybe. :(
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Only 49!  sh*t!  I have a stepsister that age!
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Jim Garten Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 03 2013 at 03:05
Same age as me...

The guy wrote some seriously good riffs; one half of that guitar sound.

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RIP Jeff....huge influence on me as a teenager.

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Originally posted by geneyesontle geneyesontle wrote:

So many people passing away these days. 

I don't think dying is a new phenomenon.
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Don't listen to Slayer too much these days, but loved them in high school.  Regardless, 49 is way too young to go.  Best wishes to his family and friends in a difficult time.
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Used to listen to Slayer A LOT in my younger years, every album from Hell Awaits to Seasons in the Abyss actually defined thrash metal in the 80's. Sad day for his family, friends, bandmates and the entire metal community.
R.I.P. Jeff, and sincere condolences to everyone close to the man.Cry
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Originally posted by progbethyname progbethyname wrote:

^ interesting. Goddam Black Widow maybe. :(


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I grew up with Slayer, sad news...
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Originally posted by Padraic Padraic wrote:

Originally posted by geneyesontle geneyesontle wrote:

So many people passing away these days. 

I don't think dying is a new phenomenon.
 
We see a lot of memorable people passing away. But I'm with you. I just said that there were many musicians dying in a short period of time.
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