Rock stars from all over the world have poured out their hearts on Twitter following the news of the death of Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman.
49-year old Hanneman never recovered after being bitten by a spider in 2011. After the spider bite he contracted Nercrotising Fasciitis, aka flesh-eating disease.
Since the news broke the music community worldwide has been paying its respects. To the Slayer guitarist:
Rest in peace Jeff Hanneman. Decade of aggression is the first cd I ever bought with my own money. Sad day.
Jeff Hanneman. May you rest in peace and forever rock with the angels.
Words cannot describe the devastating news about losing our metal brother Jeff Hanneman. Love you Jeff. You will never be forgotten
Jeff Hanneman. Demoed Reign in Blood alone with a 4 track & drum machine in his garage. It changed the world. RIP
Tonight one less star will be shining and sadly, the stage got just a little bit darker. Jeff Hanneman 1964-2013.
Guns N Roses
Our condolence to the entire @Slayer family #RIPJeff
RIP Jeff Hanneman. One of the greatest songwriters in all of metal let alone music. Our hearts go out to his family and band mates.
R.I.P…Jeff Hanneman who played guitar in one of my favorite bands ever…SLAYER….Sad News
Our heart goes out Jeff Hanneman’s friends and family. You will be missed man.
Slayer guitarist and founder Jeff Hanneman is dead at 49.
RIP brother. You will be missed.
Jeff Hanneman will always be a metal god. A true master, he gave energy and excitement to millions, and will continue to.
Rest In Peace Jeff Hanneman! A True Heavy Metal LEGEND!
RIP Jeff Hanneman. Icon.
Crank at least one Slayer song today as loud as you can. RIP Jeff Hanneman
sad to hear of jeff hanneman passing. R.I.P.
Sick Of It All
RIP Jeff Hanneman @Slayer thanks for all the inspiration and the amazing music
Jeff Hanneman of @Slayer RIP. Wow. I’m so very soory for your loss Hanneman family.
Tragic & shocking news about Jeff Hanneman. He is going to missed by so many. What a sad day for Metal. RIP man.
R.I.P. Jeff Hanneman, brother in thrash.
I’m extremely shocked and sad to hear about Jeff Hanneman. He was a huge influence on my playing when I was growing up.
RIP Jeff Hanneman Sad day for #Slayer fans
R.I.P. Jeff Hanneman. This is rough news. Hanneman wrote the Slayer songs we all loved the most. Condolences to the Slayer crew.
Sad day for Heavy Metal…Jeff Hanneman of Slayer R.I.P.
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