Monday, February 25, 2013

VIDEO: Anthrax rock AC/DC classic in Australia



Anthrax rocked an AC/DC classic during the first show of the Soundwave festival in Australia.

The group played AC/DC’s “TNT” on Saturday at the Brisbane stop of this year's traveling festival.

Anthrax have recorded “TNT” for “Anthems,” a forthcoming eight-track EP that pays tribute to the classic songs by some of the group’s favorite bands from the 1970s.

"This was Joey's [Belladonna, vocals] track,” drummer Charlie Benante told Music Radar. “We already had 'Whole Lotta Rosie' recorded, but he wanted 'TNT'. I can see why: his voice totally lends itself to this track.”

Set for release in North America on March 19th and on March 22nd in Europe, “Anthems'” tracklisting also features Rush's “Anthem”, Thin Lizzy's 'Jailbreak', Boston's 'Smokin'', 'Big Eyes' by Cheap Trick, Journey's 'Keep On Runnin', as well as the album version and a special remix of Anthrax's “Crawl”, from the band's 2011 album, “Worship Music.”


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