Tag: Tempo of the Damned

Interview: Ask Exodus with Kragen Lum!

Intriguingly, the latest episode of the Ask Exodus series sees Kragen Lum answering the fans questions. The guitarist filled in for Gary Holt between for tour dates in 2013 and from 2015 to 2019 while he toured with Slayer so with Holt back in the fold and working on “Persona Non Grata” with a June

Riff Police! Pull Over! #140: Metallica Vs Helloween!

Is this the last time we will see Metallica on the electric chair that is our riff police series? We highly doubt it. After all, they’re pushing 35 years of Dominance in Metal Mayhem not only as being an influence but as being influenced, you see it works both ways… …Kai Michael Hansen is the

Bootleg: Exodus at Rockpalast Festival!

Having given us “Bonded By Blood“, “The Toxic Waltz” and “Blacklist” over the past few days, the organizers of WDR Rockpalast Festival in Germany have now signed off on the full set from Bay Area Thrash Kings Exodus. It took place in 2017 with Gary Holt having an extended affair with Slayer with Kragen Lum

Bootleg: “The Toxic Waltz” from Exodus!

“Everybody’s doing the toxic waltz, Kick your friend in the head and have a ball, Come on and do the toxic waltz, And slam your partner against the wall” Back for round #3, pro-shot and cut from the bands set at Rockplast Germany in 2017, “The Toxic Waltz” is one of those songs that’s big

Bootleg: “Blacklist” from Exodus!

Returning to Bay Area Thrash Gods Exodus for a second time in as many days, the organizers of Rockpalast Festival in Germany have cut “Blacklist” from the bands 2017 set for our viewing pleasure. It’s naturally pro-shot with high quality audio, however Gary Holt isn’t involved as he was performing with Slayer at the time

Interview: Exodus Fan Q&A!

While we’re pondering rumours that Thrash masters Exodus are sat on approaching an albums worth of material just waiting for studio time to be available, drummer Tom Hunting answers fans questions in the latest episode of their Q&A series. Seeing as they re-recorded “Bonded By Blood“, would they consider re-recording the Rob Dukes albums with

Interview: Exodus talk new album!

In this latest edition of their fan Q&A series, Exodus vocalist Steve “Zetro” Suaza keeps the Thrash icons humble by listening to what people are saying. Intriguingly the band have six songs completed for their eleventh studio record with guitarist Gary Holt stating that he has a million riffs and recording sessions will begin after

Interview: Exodus fan Q&A!

Bassist Jack Gibson may have joined Thrash legends Exodus in 1997, replacing Mike Butler and making his first recorded appearance with the band on the 1997 live album “Another Lesson In Violence“, but he hasn’t looked back since. He had to wait 7 long years to get to record a studio record with the band,

Bootleg: “Fabulous Disaster” from Exodus!

Filmed on 10th February 2020 at the Helsinki Finland stop of the Bay Area Strikes Back Tour, here’s “Fabulous Disaster” from Exodus. We know that after this European Tour trek, Testament will be dropping a new album, but with Gary Holt now firmly back in the fold after his run with Slayer, we’re hopeful that

Riff Police! Pull Over! #75: Metallica Vs Exodus!

Big Four and the ones that got away? It’s time for another Riff Off to rival Shred Wars as someone get’s the fickle finger of fate pointed at them for mercilessly plagiarizing someone else’s hard graft and skilled craft… or maybe they just heard it and it entered their brain like a subliminal verse telling