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American thrash metal band Slayer will perform the closing show to the inaugural Athens Rocks Festival in July 2019 as part of their final world tour.
Slayer’s fast and aggressive musical style made them one of the founding “big four” bands of the thrash metal genre alongside Metallica, Megadeth, and Anthrax. It’s current members include Kerry King, Paul Bostaph, Gary Holt and Tom Araya.
Slayer has released 12 studio albums, most recently “Repentless” (2015) and two live albums. They have won two Grammy Awards, one in 2007 for the song “Eyes of the Insane” and “Final Six” in 2008.