Slayer: Kerry King on NEW MUSIC w/ Paul Bostaph, “You know what it’s going to sound like” – 2022 – NEW ALBUM/SONG NEWS

Speaking to Metal Hammer, Slayer guitarist Kerry King says that fans of his old band won’t be disappointed when it comes to the new music. You can read the entire feature @ this location.


You know me, so you know what it’s going to sound like,” he says of the new material. “I played this new song for a buddy, and I said to him, ‘If there’s anything I’ve written in the last few years that sounds like Slayer, it’s this.’ And he said, ‘That sounds like you could have pulled it off of any Slayer record.’ I actually made that riff up backstage at a Slayer show. We were walking to the stage, and I got my phone out and recorded it so I wouldn’t forget it.

While King was cagey about who else will be in the band, he confirmed the involvement of former Slayer drummer Paul Bostaph.

We just started rehearsing and the only person I can give away is Paul because I took him from Slayer and we work very well together,” says King. “We didn’t start rehearsing until the end of March, and that was the first time since that last Slayer show at the end of 2019 that me and Paul finally got into a room together.

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