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ANTHRAX announce ‘XL’ 40th anniversary livestream concert release + reveal ‘Aftershock’ live video


July 18th 2021 marked the 40th anniversary of thrash metal pioneers Anthrax. The celebration began in May of last year and culminated on that July 16th/17th with a global livestream event, shot at the Los Angeles soundstage/studio The Den. For two-plus hours, Anthrax performed an extensive set of hits and deep cuts pulled from their vast catalogue. Today, Anthrax announces that the entire performance, plus never-before-seen rehearsal footage, and Scott Ian’s New York City “walking tour” pointing out the spots that played a role in Anthrax’s formation and history, will be released in North America on July 15th on Blu-Ray/CD/Digital (Megaforce). ‘XL‘ will also have a UK/European digital release on July 15th (Nuclear Blast), followed by a Blu-Ray release (inc. 2CD + 1Blu-Ray) on July 22nd. UK/European pre-orders for ‘XL‘ can be placed HERE.

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EXODUS release music video for ‘The Fires of Division’ + launch pre-order for new ‘Persona Non Grata’ exclusives


With a bond forged in youth and decades-old friendship, the undisputed masters of thrash metal released their eleventh studio albumPersona Non Grata late last year via Nuclear Blast Records. Today, the band bring the heat with a music video for ‘The Fires Of Division‘.

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SEPULTURA announce new UK headline tour dates in June


Brazilian thrash legends Sepultura are pleased to announce three new UK summer headline shows, taking place after their highly anticipated performance at Download Festival 2022. Supports on these dates will be Raging Speedhorn and Cage Fight.

Tickets will go on sale this Friday 18th March @ 10am GMT HERE
Venue pre-sales launch today.

SEPULTURA – UK Summer Shows
w/ Raging Speedhorn + Cage Fight
12.06.2022 – UK, Buckley, The Tivoli
14.06.2022 – UK, Hull, Tower Hall 
15.06.2022 – UK, Norwich, Waterfront

Order/stream Sepultura’s latest record Quadra HERE

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ENFORCED ANNOUNCE HUGE UK/EU 2022 TOUR+ SUMMER FESTIVAL SLOTS


After dropping a nine-song cluster-bomb of thrashing death on apathetic times with the release of their new album, “Kill Grid”, in the spring of 2021 it is high time that Virginia-based crossover maniacs ENFORCED are finally touring Europe in the summer.

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SYLOSIS Display insurmountable force with new single ‘Immovable Stone’


Premiere thrash outfit Sylosis have released a video for their brand new single ‘Immovable Stone’. Another prime example of the quartet’s uniquely exhilarating take on modern metal, ‘Immovable Stone’ is the band’s first release since the furious ‘Worship Decay’ last December.

Sylosis founder Josh Middleton comments “Immovable Stone is the second song released from a recording session we did last year which includes Worship Decay (released December 2020) and one other song which will remain unreleased due to it accidentally being wiped from existence on a broken hard drive. Another slightly different sounding song to anything on Cycle of Suffering. A nice way to tie off 2021 and keep things moving forwards ahead of a new Sylosis record in 2022.”

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ANTHRAX announce 40 year anniversary UK headline tour for 2022


Still celebrating their 40-year tenure as one of music’s premier thrash metal bands, Anthrax announces their first European/UK tour since the summer of 2019. Kicking off on September 27th 2022 in Birmingham, UK, the band will play 28 dates in 16 countries, wrapping up in Zurich, Switzerland on November 5th. Crossover thrash band Municipal Waste will support on all dates.  

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