Bay Area thrash legends, DEATH ANGEL, recently shot a video clip for the song “Truce” with director Robert Sexton (SOULFLY, THE DWARVES, MONDO GENERATOR, AMEN). Photos from the video shoot can be viewed at the following location http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=193298&id=9938175758. Sexton previously worked with DEATH ANGEL on the clip for the track “Dethroned” off the band’s 2008 effort “Killing Season”.
The band is currently on tour for the first time ever in South America. Watch footage from their October 20th performance in Santiago Chile at the following location http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JHW4D7L0guQ and below.
DEATH ANGEL recently announced their first North American headlining tour in support of their new album Relentless Retribution in early 2011! Meet and greet VIP packages for the tour, which includes LAZARUS A.D., EARLY MAN, BONDED BY BLOOD, and HEXEN, are now available on Ticketmaster.com and Slotix.com. The ticket packages include the following:
- General Admission ticket
- Early entry to venue (where available)
- Meet & Greet with select members of the band
- Individual photo with select members of the band
- Autograph opportunity with select band members
- Commemorative Meet & Greet laminate
- Collectible Death Angel guitar pick
- Limited edition poster
- Death Angel patch
Visit the bands newly redesigned website at www.DeathAngel.us for more info and a complete list of tour dates.
“Relentless Retribution”, the new album from San Francisco Bay Area metallers DEATH ANGEL, sold around 2,700 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 10 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200. The record also came in at #188 on Billboards Top Current Albums chart, making it DEATH ANGEL’s highest charting record since the bands reformation in 2004.
DEATH ANGEL have been included in a free online digital sampler brought to us by Adult Swim and Scion. Visit the following location to download the song “Truce” by DEATH ANGEL and 15 other tracks from some of the heaviest bands in existence today http://www.adultswim.com/promos/201009_scion/index.html.
View an interview conducted at the bands free Scion sponsored show this past April 14 at The Roxy in Hollywood, CA here http://www.scionav.com/music/metalshow/index.html#general4,18229915.
DEATH ANGEL have uploaded the tracks “Truce” and “River of Rapture” to their Myspace page www.myspace.com/deathangel. The songs comes off their latest record, Relentless Retribution, which was released on September 14 in North America.
DEATH ANGEL will perform on the “70K Tons of Metal” cruise occurring January 24th through 28th, 2011. Check out the band talking about the event at the following location http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5ZXJRSJI_8.
Order a copy of Relentless Retribution with or without an exclusive shirt design at the following location http://store.nuclearblastusa.com/Search/death_angel.
Relentless Retribution Track Listing:
1. Relentless Revolution
2. Claws In So Deep
4. Into The Arms of Righteous Anger
5. River Of Rapture
6. Absence Of Light
7. This Hate
8. Death Of The Meek
9. Opponents At Sides
10. I Chose The Sky
12. Where They Lay
“Claws In So Deep” features performances by the popular acoustic guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela. The track “Truce” also features a guest guitar solo by Producer Jason Suecof.
Relentless Retribution was recorded at Audio Hammer Studios in Sanford, Florida with production genius Jason Suecof (TRIVIUM, AUGUST BURNS RED, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, ALL THAT REMAINS, WHITE CHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER). Cover art by Brent Elliot White (JOB FOR A COWBOY,CARNIFEX, WHITECHAPEL) is attached.