Jeff Hanneman of Slayer Died at 49

    Jeff Hanneman of Slayer

    Guitarist in the band Slayer passed away today. Reason of death declared liver failure.

    Slayer’s publicist issued this statement :
    “Slayer is devastated to inform that their bandmate and brother, Jeff Hanneman, passed away at about 11AM this morning near his Southern California home. He was 49. 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.”

    The last of the real Metal bands is gone now. Jeff will be missed by plenty.

    Here’s a memorial on Reddit

    Jeff needs recognition. At least a 21 band solute.