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SLAYER Video Report: Experts Shoot Down Speculation That Spider Bite Led To Jeff Hanneman’s Death

ABC News is reporting:

SLAYER co-founder Jeff Hanneman’s death from liver failure on Thursday is still something of a mystery, but that hasn’t stopped fans from speculating as to why his liver failed when he was only 49. One of the more dramatic theories making the rounds on Twitter and in the media is that it was a spider bite two years ago that led to an infection and ultimately to his death.

Not so, say experts. Continue reading SLAYER Video Report: Experts Shoot Down Speculation That Spider Bite Led To Jeff Hanneman’s Death

Spider called pivotal in Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman’s death

 

Slayer Guitarist Jeff Hanneman Dies at 49

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman thought he was on the mend after a spider bite followed by an infection. He’d been writing songs with the band in anticipation of recording a new album later this year.

But in an unusual chain of events, a representative for the band said the bite may have contributed to Hanneman’s death more than two years later. Continue reading Spider called pivotal in Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman’s death