Today Brutal Assault reaches its big milestone. They are very pleased and extremely proud to announce that legendary thrash metal band SLAYER will headline Brutal Assault Festival 2014! At the Brutal Assault Festival there has not been other more desired band than SLAYER and age-old dreams of many BA fans and organizers are finally coming true. For many fans SLAYER is the most influential metal band on the planet and we are very happy to welcome this legendary metal band as a headliner of this year’s edititon. The SLAYER confirmation is also a BIG thank you to all loyal BA supporters! After the loss of Jeff Hanneman the band line-up consists of Tom Araya, Kerry King, Paul Bostaph and Gary Holt.