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Jeff Hanneman

Jeff Hanneman

Real/full name:
Jeffrey John Hanneman
49 (born Jan 31st, 1964)
May 2nd, 2013
Died of:
Alcohol related cirrhosis
Place of origin:
United States (Oakland, California)


Jeff Hanneman was a founding member of Slayer, and one of three ever-present musicians in their line-up until his death in 2013. Hanneman grew up in Los Angeles in a family of war veterans, and his fascination with warfare is attributed to his upbringing. His interest in the subject of war pertained to much of his lyrical material including the song "Angel of Death".

In early 2011, Hanneman ...


Hanneman was influenced by punk music and attributed this influence to the speed and aggression in Slayer's style. He was a fan of the punk band Dead Kennedys and had "DK" symbols printed on at least one of his guitars.

He had his own signature guitar, the ESP Jeff Hanneman Signature model.

Hanneman was a huge fan of the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. He could be seen wearing ...

Pap Smear

Vocals, Bass (1984-1986)


Guitars (1981-2013)

1983 Show No Mercy Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 1-4, 7, 9)
1984 Haunting the Chapel (EP) Guitars, Lyrics
1984 Live Undead (Live album) Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 2-5, 7)
1985 Hell Awaits Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 3-7)
1985 Combat Tour Live: The Ultimate Revenge (Split video) Guitars
1986 Raining Blood (Single) Guitars, Lyrics
1986 Postmortem (Single) Guitars, Lyrics
1986 Reign in Blood Guitars (lead), Lyrics (tracks 1, 3, 6, 9-10). Songwriting (tracks 1, 3-10)
1987 Criminally Insane (Single) Guitars, Lyrics
1988 South of Heaven Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 4, 10)
1990 Seasons in the Abyss (Single) Guitars
1990 Seasons in the Abyss Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 1, 6)
1991 Decade of Aggression (Live album) Guitars
1994 The Tour '95 (Split) Guitars
1994 Divine Intervention Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 5, 7)
1995 Live Intrusion (Single) Guitars
1995 Serenity in Murder (EP) Guitars
1995 Live Intrusion (Video) Guitars
1996 I Hate You (Single) Guitars
1996 Undisputed Attitude Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 4-5)
1996 Abolish Government (Split) Guitars
1998 Diabolus in Musica Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 1-2, 4, 6, 10)
1998 Stain of Mind (EP) Guitars
2001 God Send Death (Single) Guitars, Lyrics (track 1)
2001 God Hates Us All Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 3, 9-10)
2003 War at the Warfield (Video) Guitars
2004 Still Reigning (Video) Guitars
2006 Eternal Pyre (Single) Guitars
2006 Cult (Single) Guitars
2006 Christ Illusion Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 5, 8)
2006 Eyes of the Insane (Single) Guitars
2007 The Unholy Alliance (Split video) Guitars
2009 Psychopathy Red (Single) Guitars, Songwriting, Lyrics
2009 Hate Worldwide (Single) Guitars
2009 World Painted Blood (Single) Guitars
2009 World Painted Blood Guitars, Lyrics (tracks 1-2, 4, 7, 9-10)
2010 Exclusive Members Only DVD (Video) Guitars
2010 The Big 4: Live from Sofia, Bulgaria (Split video) Guitars
2010 World Painted Blood / Atrocity Vendor (Single) Guitars
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1983 Show No Mercy Songwriting (tracks 1-4, 7, 9)
1984 Haunting the Chapel (EP) Cover concept
1985 Hell Awaits Songwriting (tracks 1-3, 5-7)
2001 God Hates Us All Songwriting (tracks 1-3, 6, 9, 10)
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Added on: 2011-04-09 03:34:43 Last modified on: 2017-05-16 16:46:56
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