TESTAMENT - to re-issue classic albums!
Posted: September 22, 2017
Bay Area thrash giants TESTAMENT have announced to re-release 5 of their classic albums on November 17, 2017 via Nuclear Blast. The re-issues will contain: »Live At The Fillmore« (1995) »Demonic« (1997) »The Gathering« (1999) (remastered by Andy Sneap) »First Strike Still Deadly« (2001) »Live At Eindhoven '87« (2009) Commented guitarist Eric Peterson: "I'm super stoked that Nuclear Blast, "the best metal label on earth", is re-releasing the re-birth of TESTAMENT era featuring »Demonic« & »The Gathering« these two albums brought us back to life with ultra heavy and unrelenting fury and melody. Also '87's live classic in full »Live In Eindhoven« and re-recordings of our classics »First Strike Still Deadly«. These classic records feature revamped art to boot that are unapologetic to their themes as they were." Added vocalist Chuck Billy: "I am more than excited to have Nuclear Blast re release part of our catalogue that has been in need of a good home. Nuclear Blast has taken these albums in and will help TESTAMENT bring something killer to our fans." The re-issues of all 5 albums will feature stunning new artwork by Marcelo Vasco (SLAYER, KREATOR, HATEBREED) and be released both as digipak CD and on black vinyl, »Demonic«, »The Gathering« and »First Strike Still Deadly« also being released on silver vinyl (Nuclear Blast Mailorder Exclusive!) An associated merchandise collection will be launched soon! Pre-order your copies here: http://nblast.de/TestamentRereleasesNB TESTAMENT LIVE + ANNIHILATOR + DEATH ANGEL 11.11. D Weissenhäusser Strand / Ostsee - Metal Hammer Paradise* 12.11. B Antwerp - Trix 14.11. D Berlin - Astra 15.11. PL Warsaw - Progresja 16.11. PL Gdansk - B90 18.11. H Budapest - Barba Negra 19.11. CZ Brno - Sono Centrum 20.11. A Vienna - Arena 22.11. D Wiesbaden - Schlachthof 23.11. D Munich - Backstage 24.11. D Saarbrücken - Garage 25.11. D Stuttgart - LKA Longhorn 26.11. SLO Ljubljana - Kino Siska 27.11. D Nuremberg - Löwensaal 28.11. CH Pratteln - Z7 30.11. I Bologna - Estragon 01.12. I Milan - Live Club 02.12. CH Fribourg - Fri-Son 03.12. F Toulouse - Bikini 04.12. E Madrid - La Riviera 06.12. F Lyon - Transbordeur 07.12. F Nantes - Stereolux 08.12. F Paris - Bataclan 09.12. D Oberhausen - Ruhrpott Metal Meeting 10.12. NL Haarlem - Patronaat *SOLD OUT* * = no ANNIHILATOR