Thrash metal veterans Hirax entered the studio in April with producer Bill Metoyer (Armored Saint, Fates Warning, W.A.S.P., Slayer) to begin recording their new full-length album, which we now know will be titled Immortal Legacy.
Legendary thrash metal band Hirax has inked a worldwide deal with SPV / Steamhammer. The band will enter the studio in early 2013 for a release in September followed by a world tour. Hirax has also recently joined the booking agency Flaming Arts in Europe.
US thrash metal veterans Hirax have entered Skull Seven Studio in North Hollywood, California, with producer Bill Metoyer (Slayer, W.A.S.P., Sacred Reich) to begin recording their fourth full-length studio album and follow-up to 2009's El Rostro De La Muerte. The new effort is expected to be released later this year via singer Katon W. De Pena's own label Black Devil Records.
On June 28th (29th in North America), Season of Mist will release Californian thrashers Hirax' new delivery, entitled Noise Chaos War. Made of three thrashing EP's remastered, remixed and available on CD for the first time, this release includes a video of "Bombs of Death" filmed live in Japan last year.
Originally signed to Metal Blade in 1985, Hirax have been on the forefront of the thrash movement for over 25 years. Their music has stood the test of time and their legions of fans continue to grow.
Noise Chaos War cover art] tracklist:
Barrage Of Noise EP (2001):]
01. Murder One
02. Barrage of Noise
03. Walk With Death
04. Broken Neck
06. Mouth Sewn Shut
07. Beyond the Church
On 21 September 2007 Hirax had its first live show in Lörrach at Metal Forces Nights. This event was one of our best events taken place at Altes Wasserwerk ever.
Thank to "Selfmadegod Records" which will release this DVD and Bomber and the Crew from Vision4 who have filmed both shows - you have now the chance to see the KIT show (Keep It True IX on 03 November 2007 in Lauda) and the Metal Forces Nights show on DVD. "Thrash & Destroy" will be released on 30 June 08.
We are very much excited!
Purchase details can be found at this location.
The track listing is as follows:
01. (INTRO) - El Dia De Los Muertos
02. 100,000 Strong
03. Lucifer's Infierno
04. Blind Faith
US Thrashers Hirax have posted the following update:
"We have begun pre-production for the new Hirax album "El Rostro de la Muerte" cover art]. Song titles to date include "Baptized By Fire", "Death Militia", "Battle Of The North", and re-recorded versions of "Blind Faith" and "Broken Neck".
Expect more new songs and a lot of surprises. This will be our FASTEST and HEAVIEST album to date, with an emphasis on the technical playing, aggressive double bass drumming, and dual guitar attack! Massive guitar riffs, pounding bass guitar, the vocals - sharp, clear and up front! The production will be top notch with John Hadad back at the helm again. He also handled the duties for "Assassins Of War" and "Chaos And Brutality" EPs.
Los Angeles thrashers Hirax have announced the return of original drummer John Tabares and addition of guitarist Lance Harrison to the group's ranks. The band are currently in pre-production, writing songs for their upcoming EP, "Assassins of War", tentatively due later in the year. More information will be made available soon.
In November 2005, Hirax frontman Katon W. De Pena was left as the group's sole remaining member after Glenn Rogers (lead guitars), Angelo Espino (bass), Dave Chedrick (drums) and Dave Watson (lead guitars) announced their departure from the band. As a result of their exit, Hirax's Japanese tour was cancelled and the band's appearance at this year's Keep It True VI festival was called off.
The Bay Area thrashers Hirax, bring out a new album called "The New Age of Terror" that will be released on July 5th through Maosoleum, the album is spected to be more technical and to has better production. The track list for the album is as follow:
1. Kill Switch
2. Hostile Territory
3. The New Age of Terror
4. Swords of Steel
5. Into the Ruins
6. Massacre of the Innocent
7. Hell on Earth
9. El Dia de los Muertos (The Day of the Dead)
10. El Diablo Negro
11. Unleash the Dogs of War (Open the Gates)