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Paul Bostaph


Former rock drummer for rings including Slayer, Exodus, and Testament. He went to Newark Memorial SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, buying his initial drumset when he was fifteen years of age. He was raised hearing The Beach Children as well as the Beatles. He was created in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA, but was raised in Newark. He was inspired by Dave Lombardo.

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Full Name Paul Bostaph
Date Of Birth March 6, 1963
Place Of Birth San Francisco, CA
Profession Drummer
Education Newark Memorial High School
Nationality American
Music Groups Slayer, Testament, Exodus, Forbidden, Systematic, Hail!
Movies Slayer: Live Intrusion
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1He left the band Exodus and was replace by original drummer Tom Hunting.
2He is now the drummer for the thrash metal band Exodus.
3Before Slayer he played with Forbidden and Testament.
4Left the band Slayer in 2002 and was replaced by Dave Lombardo.
5He replaced Dave Lombardo as drummer for the thrash/speed metal band Slayer in 1992.



Haggard2003writer: "Divine Intervention"



Metal Evolution2011TV Series documentaryHimself
Slayer: War at the Warfield2003Video documentaryHimself
Viva2001TV SeriesHimself - Slayer
We Sold Our Souls for Rock 'n Roll2001DocumentaryHimself (Slayer)
Headbangers Ball1992TV SeriesHimself - Slayer

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