Slayer are settling into a new phase in the wake of Jeff Hanneman’s passing. In a new interview with the Full Metal Jackie radio show, guitarist Kerry King says the band, who have been touring with guitarist Gary Holt of Exodus fame, are sharpening their chops, touring, and working on new material. King notes that Hanneman’s influence is inescapable. Via Blabbermouth:

(Y)ou know, we’ve been together so long that we kind of infused ourselves into each other. I think it’s going to be business as usual going forward, [but] just one member less, which sucks for everybody.
Read more from the chat at Blabbermouth.