Wednesday, January 23, 2002 @ 10:09 AM
Slayer Offer Aspiring Drummers
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Taking their cue from Limp Bizkit, Slayer are inviting aspiring drummers the chance to fill in for Paul Bostaph, who recently left the band due to chronic elbow pain. Candidates must videotape themselves drumming to ten select Slayer tunes and auditions will be held next month in Peoria, Dallas and San Francisco. Until they find a replacement, Slayer will be on the road beginning January 24th in New Haven, Connecticut, with original drummer Dave Lombardo.
All potential candidates need to send in a VHS video of themselves playing along to the following SLAYER songs, along with pertinent information (including age, biography, musical experience and credits).
Songs to Learn:
2. God Send Death
3. Stain of Mind
4. Angel Of Death
5. Postmortem/Raining Blood
6. South of Heaven
7. War Ensemble
8. Seasons in the Abyss
9. Hell Awaits
10. Haunting the Chapel
11. Chemical Warfare Deadlines for Aaditions/tape:
1) to audition on February 1st in Peoria IL — VHS must be in by January 26th
2) to audition on February 7th in Dallas TX — VHS must be in by February 1st
3) to audition on February 13th in San Francisco, CA — VHS must be in by February 1st
Applicants should send material by the above-listed deadlines to:
Slayer Drum Search Contest
c/o RSMA, Inc.
8981 Sunset Blvd., Suite 102
West Hollywood, CA 90069
Now let’s just hope Tom Araya doesn’t get hit with a coconut cream pie like Fred Durst! God send pies???