Slipknot, Anthrax, Limp Bizkit, The Offspring, Etc. Members To Cover 80s Songs At Upcoming Benefit Show

A special “Strange 80s 2” benefit concert will be held at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA on October 12 and it will feature a number of musicians covering various 80s songs. All of the proceeds will go towards 320 Changes Direction. Here’s who will perform: Noodles (The Offspring), Adrian Young (No Doubt), Joe Trohman (Fall Out Boy/The Damned Things), Corey Taylor (Slipknot/Stone Sour), Scott Ian (Anthrax/The Damned Things), Wes Borland (Limp Bizkit), Deryck Whibley (Sum 41), Frank Zummo (Sum 41), Dave Kusher (ex-Velvet Revolver), Jaret Reddick (Bowling For Soup), Dan Konopka (OK Go), Chris Kirkpatrick (*NSYNC), The Regrettes, Marko DeSantis (Sugarcult), Pearl Aday, Carré Callaway (Queen Kwong), Richard Patrick (Filter), Jonathan Radtke (ex-Filter), Steel Panther, and Telle Smith (The Word Alive).

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Fan Gets Kicked Out Of Slayer, Lamb Of God, Anthrax, Etc. Show In Toronto, Tries To Swim Back Into The Venue

Yesterday (May 29), a man got kicked out of the Toronto, ON stop of Slayer‘s farewell tour at the Budweiser Stage. The venue was surrounded by water, so the guy decided to try to swim back in. He ended up getting caught by authorities and had to be checked by EMT’s for possible hypothermia. Anthrax‘s Scott Ian shared some photos, which can be seen in the below Instagram post. Slayer are currently out on the first leg of their farewell tour with Lamb Of God, Anthrax, Behemoth and Testament.

[via The PRP]

Anthrax’s Joey Belladonna Sings The National Anthem At Chicago Cubs Vs. San Francisco Giants Game

Anthrax’s Joey Belladonna sang the U.S. national anthem during the May 25 Chicago Cubs Vs. San Francisco Giants game at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. Check out footage of that below:

Testament’s Gene Hoglan Is Filling In For Anthrax’s Charlie Benante During Some Of Their Shows With Slayer

It looks like Testament’s Gene Hoglan is filling in for Anthrax’s Charlie Benante during some of their immediate live shows. Benante has missed shows in the past due to carpal tunnel. Anthrax and Testament have both been out on the road with Slayer on their farewell tour. The trek also features Lamb Of God and Behemoth (Napalm Death will take Behemoth’s place on the second leg).

Slayer Announce Farewell European/UK Tour With Lamb Of God, Anthrax & Obituary

Slayer have officially announced the European/UK leg of their farewell tour. Lamb Of God, Anthrax and Obituary will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

11/01 Dublin, IRE – 3Arena
11/03 London, UK – Wembley Arena
11/05 Cardiff, UK – Motorpoint Arena
11/07 Birmingham, UK – Birmingham BCA
11/09 Manchester, UK – Manchester Arena
11/10 Newcastle, UK – Metro Radio Arena
11/12 Glasgow, UK – The Hydro SSE
11/14 Dortmund, GER – Westfalenhalle
11/15 Zwolle, NET – IJsselhal
11/17 Madrid, SPA – Palacio Vistalegre
11/18 Barcelona, SPA – St. Jordi
11/20 Milan, ITA – Mediolanum Forum
11/21 Zurich, SWI – Halle 622
11/23 Vienna, AUT – Stadthalle
11/24 Freiburg, GER – SICK ARENA
11/26 Hamburg, GER – Barclaycard Arena
11/27 Lodz, POL – Atlas Arena
11/29 Munich, GER Olympiahalle
11/30 Erfurt, GER – Messehalle
12/02 Berlin, GER – Mercedes-Benz Arena
12/03 Copenhagen, DEN – Royal Arena
12/05 Stockholm, SWE – Hovet
12/06 Oslo, NOR – Spektrum
12/08 Helsinki, FIN – Helsingin Jäähalli

The North American dates for Slayer’s farewell tour can be found HERE.

Slayer Reportedly Recruit Lamb Of God, Anthrax, & Obituary For European Farewell Dates

It looks like the European leg of Slayer’s farewell will see the band touring with Lamb Of God, Anthrax, and Obituary. According to Blabbermouth, the following dates have leaked out:

11/14 Dortmund, GER
11/15 Zwolle, NET – IJsselhallen
11/24 Freiburg, GER
11/26 Hamburg, GER
11/29 München, GER
11/30 Erfurt, GER
12/02 Berlin, GER

Stay tuned for an official announcement. The North American dates For Slayer’s farewell tour can be found HERE.

Anthrax Premiere “Madhouse” Live Video From “Kings Among Scotland” DVD, Announce More Dates With Testament

Anthrax have premiered a new live video for “Madhouse.” The footage is from the band’s new DVD “Kings Among Scotland,“ which was released today (April 27). That effort features the group’s February 15, 2017 show at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, where they played a regular set as well as an “Among The Living” set.

In other news, Anthrax and Testament have also announced more off-dates from their tour with Slayer:

05/12 Las Vegas, NV – Brooklyn Bowl
05/18 Cranbrook, BC – Western Financial Place
05/23 Fargo, ND – Sanctuary Events Center
05/26 Ft. Wayne, IN – The Clyde Theatre
06/08 Knoxville, TN – The International
06/13 Savannah, GA – The Stage on Bay
06/18 New Orleans, LA – House of Blues
08/02 Providence, RI – The Strand
08/14 Dallas, TX – Gas Monkey
08/20 Missoula, MT – Wilma Theatre