Exodus And Slayer guitarist Gary Holt took his official Instagram account to celebrate the 59th birthday of his long-time friend and bandmate, Tom Araya, and showed his gratitude to the legend.

Gary shared a picture of them and wrote in the caption that he is so lucky to meet and play with Tom. Also, Gary showed how much missed him during the coronavirus outbreak and said that he is one of the coolest cats in the world.

As of writing this, Gary’s post reached around 35K likes less than fifteen hours, and the fans also celebrated the birthday of Tom Araya in the comment section.

Here is what Gary Holt wrote:

“And happy birthday to this dude, one of the coolest cats you could ever be fortunate enough to meet let along play music, have discussions, and do some afternoon beer drinking with! Happy birthday bro!”

A fan named Don added this comment:

“Thrash metal royalty right there 🤘”

Another fan named Phil said:

“Two icons of metal in one shot. 🤘”

You can check out the post below.