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Brendon Small’s Galaktikon is Set for Arrival

Dethklok Mastermind Brendon Small Reveals Upcoming GALAKTIKON II Album Details and Music Teaser

Galaktikon II: Become The Storm hits stores and digital retailers August 25, 2017 through Megaforce Records/MRI Distribution.

Digital Pre-Orders are available June 2!

Watch an Exclusive 360° Music Teaser Here via Nerdist

Learn More @ www.galaktikon.com

Brendon Small – the mastermind behind massive metal band Dethklok and albums The Dethalbum (the highest-charting death metal album ever on the Billboard Top 200 chart), Dethalbum II, Dethalbum III and Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem – has been teasing a new chapter of his popular Galaktikon saga for months. After spending the past two years writing and recording new material and dropping random hints throughout the media and at appearances, the wait is over.

You can read more about the release here:

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Anthrax Covers Kansas in For All Kings 7-inch Box Set

 

The dudes in Anthrax decided to throw a couple of covers in the For All Kings 7-inch Box Set. One of which is Kansas’ Carry On Wayward Son. Check it out:

For All Kings 7-inch Box Set 3.24.17

 

The insanely cool Anthrax For All Kings Box Set is just over a week away. This includes a 7-inch for each track on the album with cool B-sides that include demo tracks and covers. The total package has 10- 7-inches and also includes:

Removable Lenticular Cover

Alex Ross Cover Art Sketch

Bonus Tracks:

Black Math (White Stripes Cover)
Carry On (Kansas Cover)

 

Check out the unboxing video with Charlie going over all the sick pieces:

H.R. Talks Memoir and Bad Brains Tour

H.R. recently sat with Loudwire to talk about his new memoir Finding Joseph I. In the interview with Loudwire, H.R. discusses a possible tour with Bad Brains later this year.

Check out the video here:

Bad Brains HR Undergoes Surgery

Thoughts and prayers to HR who, thanks to crowdfunding, is undergoing surgery to treat a condition to causes constant headaches. We all hope that the treatment is a complete success and that HR has a speedy recovery! Click here for more info.

KillThrax Tour

Two metal greats, Anthrax and Killswitch Engage, team up this Spring for a must-see metal show. The tour kicks off March 29 in Montclair, NJ and wraps in Boston on May 7. For more about the tour click HERE.

4/3 Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore
4/4 Wallingford, CT @ Oakdale Theatre
4/5 Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
4/7 Grand Rapids, MI @ 20 Monroe Live
4/8 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore
4/11 Raleigh, NC @ Ritz Raleigh
4/12 Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
4/13 Orlando, FL @ House of Blues
4/15 Austin, TX @ Grizzly Hall (Texas Independence Fest)
4/17 Houston, TX @ House of Blues
4/18 Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
4/22 Los Angeles, CA @ The Wiltern
4/23 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
4/28 Denver, CO @ The Fillmore
4/29 Omaha, NE @ Sokol Auditorium and Underground
4/30 Kansas City, MO @ The Midland
5/1 St. Louis, MO @ The Pageant
5/3 Toronto, ON @ The Danforth Music Hall
5/5 Huntington, NY @ The Paramount

Bad Brains Keeps Going

The legendary Bad Brain continue to move forward. Even after serious health issues, the band continues to keep at it. A new documentary and oral-history of H.R. has recently been released. Dr. Know has been playing more music ever. Is a new record in the mix? We can only hope. Check out this piece by Rolling Stone on the band.

 

ANTHRAX For All Kings 7″ Limited Box Set

On March 24, 2017 the mighty Anthrax will released a must-have limited edition For All Kings 7″ box set. The set contains 10 7-inch vinyls one each for all the For All Kings tracks. The set includes demo versions, a previous Japan-only track and covers of songs by Kansas and White Stripes.

Each 7″ comes in its own double-sided artwork and the vinyls themselves are colored red, green, blue, maroon, and/or orange with swirls.

Mark your calendars. 3.24.17

To learn more about the release, check out this piece on Loudwire.

 

Acoustic Anthrax

Anthrax recently stopped by the studios of 95.5 KLAQ in El Paso and performed an acoustic rendition of Breathing Lightning. Charlie Benante even gave up his drums and sticks for an acoustic guitar.

Check it out:

Bad Brains Hall of Fame Nominees

Legendary punk band Bad Brains finally getting their due. This year’s Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame nominees were announced and Bad Brains were included!

Check out the article in Rolling Stone covering the nominations HERE.

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