Obituary: Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dead at 49
Thu, 02 May 2013 15:19:02
Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman has died of liver failure. He was 49.
The musician passed away at about 11AM this morning (May 2) near his Southern California home. Slayer announced Jeff's passing on their Facebook page earlier today:
"Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate and brother, Jeff Hanneman, passed away at about 11AM this morning near his Southern California home. Hanneman was in an area hospital when he suffered liver failure. He is survived by his wife Kathy, his sister Kathy and his brothers Michael and Larry, and will be sorely missed.
Our Brother Jeff Hanneman, May He Rest In Peace (1964 - 2013)"
Time to go put on Reign in Blood, NOW...
-The ARTISTdirect Team