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Gary Holt Talks Exodus’ ‘Blood In, Blood Out’ Album, Upcoming Slayer Disc + More

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Exodus and Slayer guitarist Gary Holt speaks with Full Metal Jackie about the 'Blood In, Blood Out' album, his ESP guitar line and more.

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Gary Holt: Slayer Fans Are ‘Gonna S–t Their Pants’ When They Hear the New Album

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Slayer are coming out with a new album this year. While it doesn’t have a title or a release date yet, it has been guaranteed to make Slayer fans ‘sh-t their pants.'

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Slayer’s Gary Holt: ‘Implode’ ‘Doesn’t Even Touch’ Kerry King’s New Songs

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Slayer guitarist Gary Holt says in a new interview that the band's new songs exceed the awesomeness of last year's single 'Implode.'

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Exodus’ Gary Holt Talks ‘Blood In, Blood Out’ Album, Reuniting With Kirk Hammett + More

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Exodus' Gary Holt talks with Full Metal Jackie about the band's 'Blood In, Blood Out' album, playing with Kirk Hammett again and their dates with Slayer.

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Rob Zombie, Scott Ian + Gary Holt to Appear on ‘Top Chef Duels’

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It may not be as brutal as 'Cooking Hostile,' but three metal legends will appear on tonight's (Sept. 10) episode of 'Top Chef Duels.'

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Guitarist Gary Holt Discusses Upcoming Tour, Adapting to Slayer + Exodus Album Plans

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Slayer and Exodus guitarist Gary Holt was the guest on Full Metal Jackie’s radio show this past weekend. He spoke with Jackie about the mind-blowing dates he's about to do, performing with Slayer, Exodus and Suicidal Tendencies. And he also gave an update on the progress of the next Exodus record. If you missed the chat, here’s Jackie’s full interview with Gary Holt.

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Slayer’s Kerry King: Gary Holt Writing on Next Album Is ‘Like Throwing Somebody to the Wolves’

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The future of Slayer was brought into question after founding member and creative mastermind Jeff Hanneman passed away. Combined with the ousting of drummer Dave Lombardo, Slayer were only left with two founding members, frontman Tom Araya and guitarist Kerry King. Despite these setbacks, Slayer are expected to release a new album in 2014, and although new drummer Paul Bostaph will drum in the studio, Kerry King claims that "fans aren't ready" for contributions from guitarist Gary Holt.

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Kirk Hammett vs. Gary Holt – Greatest Metal Guitarist, Round 1

Kirk Hammett vs. Gary Holt
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Thrash of the titans! Kirk Hammett needs no introduction, but he obviously deserves one. After Dave Mustaine was kicked out of Metallica, Kirk Hammett, who was trained by legendary guitarist Joe Satriani, was recruited by the thrashers in 1983. The axe-sli

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Exodus Squash Rumors of Guitarist Gary Holt Joining Slayer Full-Time

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Legendary shredder Gary Holt has been the center of much discussion lately, as the thrash guitarist has continued to split his time between his main band Exodus and his guest spot in Slayer. Exodus were recently forced to cancel their spot at this year's Maryland Death Fest, and of course, the rumors of Holt's departure began to fly. To combat said rumors, the band has posted an official statement about the festival cancellation, revealing that Holt needed to take care of his "seriously ill" father.

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Kerry King Okay With Gary Holt Playing With Slayer Forever If Jeff Hanneman Never Returns

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Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

The inner workings of legendary thrash masters Slayer have been tumultuous within the past two years. Along with drummer Dave Lombardo being dismissed from Slayer's 2013 Australian tour dates, guitarist Jeff Hanneman has been recovering from a severe case of necrotising fasciitis due to a spider bite, with Exodus shredder Gary Holt having filled in for Hanneman during his absence

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