Slayer bassist and front-man Tom Araya has been crushing it worldwide with EMG for years, cementing his role as a heavy metal legend. Tom has always relied on EMG pickups to deliver exactly what he needs to drive the metal backbone of Slayer to audiences all over the world. Tom trusts the 35DC paired with the 35J to deliver his sound with enough articulation to cut through the wall of guitars Slayer is known for. This brutal pickup combo is now paired together for the first time in the TA Signature Set.
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