Tag Archives: Exodus

Exodus drummer Tom Hunting is cancer free

Posted by on July 27, 2021

  Good news for Exodus drummer Tom Hunting. He is now cancer free.  According to a social media post by bandmate Gary Holt, Hunting’s gastrectomy surgery went well and he is currently on the mend.  “Update of Tom!,” writes Holt. “Tom has been home for around a week now, is doing very well despite the […]

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Exodus drummer Tom Hunting has successful gastrectomy

Posted by on July 13, 2021

  We recently reported about Exodus drummer Tom Hunting and his ongoing battle with cancer. The drummer has had a successful total Gastrectomy and is now resting comfortably. According to Gary Holt’s Instagram, the surgery went according to plan. The caption reads, “GREAT NEWS!! So Tom came out of surgery about 45 minutes ago, he’s […]

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Exodus drummer Tom Hunting to undergo ‘full gastrectomy’ amid cancer battle

Posted by on July 7, 2021

  Exodus drummer Tom Hunting is battling cancer. After a gastric tumor was found in his upper stomach Hunting announced that he will undergo a surgery to remove his stomach known as a full gastrectomy. “Hey Y’all I wanted to check in and thank everyone SOOOOOO much for the love and support! I see all […]

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Testament announce ‘The Bay Strikes Back Tour’ with Exodus and Death Angel

Posted by on June 28, 2021

  Testament have revealed the US leg of The Bay Strikes Back Tour with Exodus and Death Angel. The trek is scheduled to kick off on October 6th in San Luis Obispo, CA and will run through November 27th in Oakland, CA. Tickets go on sale Thursday (1st) at 10am local time.    Testament’s Eric […]

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Exodus/Slayer guitarist Gary Holt quits drinking

Posted by on June 16, 2021

  Exodus and Slayer shredder Gary Holt has put down the drink. Yesterday (15th), the guitarist announced he quit alcohol via Instagram. Holt explained: “Day one for me, here I go. This last year has been one in which I’ve come to realize the drinking needs to go. Been a long party for me but […]

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Gary Holt launches GoFundMe for Exodus drummer Tom Hunting

Posted by on April 21, 2021

  Exodus drummer Tom Hunting recently made a public announcement on his cancer diagnosis and has already started chemotherapy treatment. His bandmate Gary Holt has launched a GoFundMe campaign to help cover the costs of medical expenses. The fundraising campaign has already exceeded $20,000.    Holt issued the below statement: “I’ve started a GoFundMe page […]

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Exodus drummer diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma

Posted by on April 13, 2021

  Exodus drummer Tom Hunting has opened up to his fans, revealing he’s been diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma. Today (13th), the drummer begins treatment and has decided to share his story to raise awareness.   Hunting issued the following statement:  “Today I will be starting treatment for a squamous cell carcinoma. It’s a gastric […]

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Gary Holt responds to ultimate question: “Will there be a Slayer reunion?”

Posted by on March 8, 2021

  Slayer had their final tour in 2019 as Exodus guitarist Gary Holt spent nearly nine years touring with the group. Luckily, this historic trek took place in 2019 and not 2020 where bands such as KISS are waiting for their final tour and Motley Crue are waiting for their return. While concerts remain uncertain, […]

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Aftershock 2021: Metallica, My Chemical Romance to headline expanded 4 day festival

Posted by on October 22, 2020

  In what was looking to be an amazing year for festivals, 2020 came to a screeching halt when COVID-19 hit the masses. One after another, shows and festivals alike, first rebooked dates, and then finally threw in the towel all together on what was looking to be a dismal year for the industry and […]

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Pantera, Slayer, Mastodon, etc. members celebrate International Dog day with “99 Bottles of Beer”

Posted by on August 26, 2020

  Today (26th) is International Dog Day and to celebrate, Pantera, Slayer, Mastodon, Sepultura, Exodus, Testament members and more have teamed up to be part of an incredible fundraiser for senior dogs with the release of “99 Bottles.” All proceeds from the twenty-three minute and thirty-one second track will go to Old Dog Haven, an […]

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