Kerry King has “more than two records’ worth of music” for new project

Kerry King of Slayer plays his new Dean signature guitar as they perform their final tour, "The Final Campaign, The Last Leg" at Madison Square Garden on November 09, 2019 in New York City.
(Image credit: Roy Rochlin/Getty Images)

Slayer may have parted ways at the end of 2019, but Kerry King has certainly been busy during the 2020 lockdown, revealing he already has enough material for two albums.

King shared the news in a new interview with Dean Guitars, while discussing his approach to riff-writing.

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Michael Astley-Brown

Mike is Editor-in-Chief of, in addition to being an offset fiend and recovering pedal addict. He has a master's degree in journalism from Cardiff University, and over a decade's experience writing and editing for guitar publications including MusicRadar, Total Guitar and Guitarist, as well as 20 years of recording and live experience in original and function bands. During his career, he has interviewed the likes of John Frusciante, Chris Cornell, Tom Morello, Matt Bellamy, Kirk Hammett, Jerry Cantrell, Joe Satriani, Tom DeLonge, Ed O'Brien, Polyphia, Tosin Abasi, Yvette Young and many more. In his free time, you'll find him making progressive instrumental rock under the nom de plume Maebe.