February 6, 2002
Paul Baloff, the original singer for Exodus, passed away on Feb 2, 2002. Exodus were true pioneers of metal, rising from the infamous Bay Area Thrash scene which produced such bands as Testament, Violence, Forbidden Evil, Death Angel and Metallica.
(Tom Hunting, Kirk Hammett, Paul Baloff, Jeff Andrews, Gary Holt)
Between 1981-1983, before joining Metallica, Kirk Hammett was a guitar player for Exodus. He wanted to share some personal thoughts with you on Paul.