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Dave Lombardo on Jeff Hanneman’s Grammys Snub, How Money Affects Friendships + More

Slayer Dave Lombardo
Courtesy of Slayer

Former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo is always outspoken, and in a new interview, the legendary percussionist had a lot to say. During the chat, Lombardo spoke about the second Philm album, Jeff Hanneman being snubbed during the Grammys' 'In Memoriam' segment, how money can come between bandmates + more.

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Dave Lombardo Rocks ‘Ghost Rider’ Theme With Golden State Pops

Dave Lombardo
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Since parting ways with Slayer earlier this year, drummer Dave Lombardo has been branching out musically. The acclaimed stickman's most recent appearance came in a somewhat surprising venue as he joined the Golden State Pops onstage.

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Slayer Frontman Tom Araya Elaborates on Drummer Dave Lombardo’s Exit From the Band

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

In a recent interview, frontman Tom Araya revealed some information about the ouster of drummer Dave Lombardo' from the band. Now, in a new interview, he goes into more detail about why Slayer parted ways with Lombardo.

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Slayer’s Tom Araya Reveals Why Dave Lombardo Was Ousted From the Band

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Slayer Publicity Photo

Earlier this year, legendary Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo was kicked out of the band. The news became public shortly before Slayer began a string of Australian tour dates, leaving fans shocked and somewhat disappointed. Lombardo has offered his two cents on the Slayer split, but for the first time since the drummer's departure, frontman Tom Araya spoke out on exactly why Lombardo was given the boot.

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Dave Lombardo vs. Joey Jordison – Greatest Metal Drummer, Semifinals

Dave Lombardo vs. Joey Jordison
Slayer Promo / Slipknot Promo

The Technical Masters Division of our Greatest Metal Drummer tournament has been fierce to say the least, and in the semifinal round, two celebrated stickmen now battle for a spot in the finals.

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Dave Lombardo vs. Mike Portnoy – Greatest Metal Drummer, Quarterfinals

Slayer Promo / Adrenaline Mob Promo
Slayer Promo / Adrenaline Mob Promo

This quarterfinal matchup of the Greatest Metal Drummer tournament features two highly respected former members of two of metal's favorite bands, as ex-Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo takes on ex-Dream Theater stickman Mike Portnoy!

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Dave Lombardo vs. Pete Sandoval – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 2

Dave Lombardo vs. Pete Sandoval
Liz Ramanand, Loudwire / Morbid Angel: Official Website

Former Slayer stickman Dave Lombardo steamrolled over Municipal Waste drummer Dave Witte in Round 1 of our Greatest Metal Drummer competition. Lombardo is certainly a favorite among the remaining competitors, but the Slayer legend has his

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Dave Lombardo vs. Dave Witte – Greatest Metal Drummer, Round 1

Dave Lombardo vs. Dave Witte
Jo Hale, Getty Images / Nuclear Blast

It's a battle of the Daves! Former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo changed the game forever. ‘Reign in Blood’ laid out the rules for early death metal and saw Lombardo’s drumming become the standard protocol for extreme and brutal music in the late 1980s. His aggression behind the kit propelled Slayer’s relentless nature. His fills intertwined with

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Watch Ex-Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Jamming With Sepultura’s Eloy Casagrande

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Last week, it was revealed that former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo would guest on Sepultura's upcoming album. Now, the latest installment of Sepultura's studio diary features a brief video of Lombardo jamming with Sepultura drummer Eloy Casagrande (watch above).

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Former Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo Records Guest Spot on New Sepultura Album

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Sepultura are hard at work on their new album and guitarist Andreas Kisser revealed through his blog studio diary that former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo will be a guest on their forthcoming record.

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