If last time around, things seemed a little bit stilted largely due to the recent passing of Jeff Hanneman, this time around Slayer are top form. We’ve already seen them on the festival circuit this summer and they were on fire, so we knew we were in for a treat at Bloodstock.
Fire, yes, plenty of fire. The stage set is awesome. Two inverted crosses made from Marshall stacks that bellow out fire every now and then. Quite a simple but awesome spectacle.
Of course, the set list and performance was pretty special too: