New KERRY KING Squad ‘Crush’ and ‘Equal to Killer’

first music from Kerry KingThe new band looks ‘overwhelming’ and ‘on par with the killer‘, according to a US radio DJ who obtained an early preview of the project.

Nikki Blackwho pioneered a rock radio station in the San Francisco Bay Area 107.7 bonesI heard most of the songs that will appear on the first album of kingThe new group during the visit Keri and his wife ayishah At their home in New York City earlier this week.

on Friday (July 29), Nikki took her Facebook Page to share a photo of her with the couple, and it included the following message: “I heard the new #KerryKing songs last night and they were crushing. The world wouldn’t be the same without the killer But, now I’m looking forward to 2023. …and yes, I know who’s in the band, but no, I’m not going to tell you. Sorry #AboutLastNight #Slayer #NotSlayer #Metal”.

When pressed for more details about the music by some of them Facebook followers, Nikki He added in the comments, “It sounds killer! I loved it all. I’m not sentimental on set! I think I heard 8 or 9 songs.”

after one of them Facebook Friends saw it so late the killer guitar player Jeff Honeyman He wrote the group’s best songs “that he’ll never outgrow KeriThe new band ‘so the original the killer drummer Dave Lombardo He is “the greatest drummer ever”, which means that Lombardoalternative , Paul PostavHe’s a bad musician. Blak Confronted with:Jeff He wrote many of their greatest songs, but far from all of them. Not to mention that many of his books king/Hahnemann together. And she added, “I won’t get Lombardo/Postav An argument, because they are both killer drummers, but they couldn’t be more different in style, for two men who played the same songs. Personally, I’m a #TeamBostaph, but it’s purely personal. finally, Keri He was a major contributor to the killer The sound and in the end almost all coordinated it, so anything he does will be on par the killer. “

earlier this month, Keri talk to metal hammer A magazine about his message-the killer The project, saying “Will not be slowed down [his] Feet are much longer” when it comes to getting back on the road.

Nearly two years after he revealed that he had more than two records of music written for his new band, king She stated about the direction of the new material: “You know me, so you know what it would look like. I played this new song for a friend, and I told him, ‘If there’s anything I’ve written in the last few years that sounds like the killerIt’s this.’ He said, “It looks like you could have pulled it out of anything the killer register.’ I made this scum behind the scenes in the killer turns out. We were walking on stage and I took out my phone and recorded it so I wouldn’t forget it.”

While king He was reluctant to reveal the rest of his new band’s lineup, and confirmed his involvement Postav.

“We have just started training and the only person I can give up on is pee Because I took it from the killer We work very well together,” said the 58-year-old guitarist. “We didn’t start exercising until the end of March, and it was the first time since then the killer Show at the end of 2019 I and pee We finally got to a room together.”

king He went on to say that he expects his new band to start playing on “much smaller” locations than the killer She did at the end of her four-decade journey.

“If it were up to me, I would have gone out in 2020,” he said. “But this thing called pestilence spoiled everything for everyone. You know, I waited for it, because it had to run its course. I didn’t want to be a guinea pig; I didn’t want to learn how to tour again, I paid my dues already; To have to prove myself again.

“Was I dragging my feet? Yes, because I wanted to [pandemic] Shit to be sorted. I won’t drag my feet much further.”

the killer The last show of the Farewell Tour was played in November 2019 at the Forum in Los Angeles. another day, Aisha the King He said there was “no chance in hell” that thrash metal icons would come together for more living appearances. In August 2020, she again dropped the possibility of her husband and guitarist/vocalist Tom Araya Sharing the stage ever again under the killer Signboard.

after, after ayishah Share 3 photos of Keri They catch their cat in slide show type Instagram One fan wrote: “No Tomnumber Kerry killer. stop thinking the killer Without tomarayaofficial.” ayishah Then he replied, “Don’t worry, they never will be the killer repeatedly! You can rest in peace.”

in the same month, Postav He confirmed that he is participating in a new project headed by Keri. pee He said to Australia country crew That new band’ would look like the killer without being the killer – But not on purpose. I mean, Keriwrites songs in the killer He explained that his entire career, and his style. And this style, as a songwriter, don’t change your style because your band is over… So, all I can say is if you like heavy music you like the killerYou will like this.”

a few days ago, Keri Tell dean guitars He has a lot of musical ideas for his next project. “I’ve been very, very lucky with concerts in 2020,” he said. “Maybe because I can’t go anywhere – I don’t know – but riffs were definitely not a problem. Looking to the future, what that means to me is that I’ll be able to pick out the best stuff. It’s good stuff. I have more than two records of music, but To be able to follow that and pick the best 11 or 12 [songs]…the first record should be smoking.”

When the killer She first announced that she would embark on her last tour in January 2018, ayishah She assured fans that they would “always get music” from her husband.

king He said in previous interviews that his message-the killer Musical efforts won’t be much different from what audiophiles are accustomed to hearing from.

“If someone quit, I wouldn’t go with makeup on the killer,” Tell Back in 2010. “But it looks like my next group is the killerThat’s all I know.”

the killerThe band’s latest world tour began on May 10, 2018 with the intention of the band playing as many places as possible, making it easier for fans to see one last. the killer Show up and say goodbye. By the time their 18-month journey at the Forum concluded, the band had completed seven touring tours as well as a series of major one-off summer festivals, and performed over 140 shows in 30 countries and 40 US states.

image credit: Chad Lee for dean guitars

I heard the new #KerryKing songs last night and they’re crushing the world it wouldn’t be the same without Slayer but…

Posted by Nikki Black on me Friday 29 July 2022