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Slayer Premiere "Repentless" Music Video

Slayer, the fellows who grace the cover of the latest issue of Guitar World magazine, have premiered a brutal music video for the title track from their new album, Repentless.

Much like their new music video, Repentless was released today.

The clip, which was directed by BJ McDonnell, features a guest appearance by Danny Trejo, who plays a prisoner who stabs a security guard. Hey, we said it was brutal!

"We're telling the story that we've always told about society and how humans treat each other," Slayer's Tom Araya told RollingStone.com. "It can get pretty violent. It can get pretty stupid. But that's OK. That's human nature."

For more about Repentless, be sure to read How Slayer's Kerry King and Tom Araya Focused Their Fury Into a Crushing New Album, 'Repentless'."

As always, tell us what you think of the video!

Damian Fanelli

Damian is editor-in-chief of Guitar World magazine. From 1998 to 2014, he was one third of Mister Neutron, an instrumental rock act that toured the universe and elsewhere and released three albums via Austin-based Deep Eddy Records. These days he performs with several New York City-area bands and can often be spotted with one of his many, many, many B-bender-equipped guitars. In past lives he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor – and he still can’t believe he got to write the liner notes for the latest SRV box set.