Thursday, October 23, 2014

Exodus in the charts

Metalnews Power of Metal.dk
It is with great pleasure to announce that the new masterpiece by Bay Area thrash metal provocateurs EXODUS entitled »Blood In, Blood Out« has entered the German Media Control Charts at position #29 and debuted on the Billboard US Top 200 on a tremendous position #38!

Additionally, »Blood In, Blood Out« sees EXODUS entering several international charts for the first time ever, among them the UK, France, Finland, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic. And here are all chart positions EXODUS has reached so far:

Germany: #29
Finland: #30
Switzerland: #30
USA: #38 (Billboard Hard Music Album: #2, Billboard Top Independent Album: #6)
Austria: #38
Czech Republic: #38
UK: #72
France: #75
Netherlands: #85
Canada: #101 (Top Hard Album: #6, Top Current Albums: #86)
Belgium: #125 (Vlaandern #130, Wallonie #82)

EXODUS lead vocalist Steve “Zetro” Souza states: “I’m very stoked and excited to see that EXODUS has charted at #38. This band being around over 30 years and being on our 10th album, this is truly amazing. I’m excited for our management, I’m excited for our record label, I’m excited for our booking agency, and I’m excited for everyone else in the staff. I’m mostly excited for all of our fans who have supported us over the years through thick and thin – I’m glad you’re all still here. We’re all very proud to have you as our fans, and when you come out to see us live, we will not disappoint you. You are truly our inspiration and we will keep doing this for as long as we can bang out heads. Thanks everyone.”

“EXODUS could not be any more excited about the awesome chart positions »Blood In, Blood Out« has achieved,” adds EXODUS guitarist Gary Holt. “This is in many ways a milestone record for us, and for it to be so embraced by the metal world is quite simply amazing! We worked our asses off and people have responded in a way we only dreamed of! Thanks to all our fans for making this happen!”

»Blood In, Blood Out« was released October 10, 2014 via Nuclear Blast. You can order your copy here: http://smarturl.it/EXODUS-BloodIn

More on »Blood In, Blood Out«:
Album trailer #1: http://youtu.be/NdL56FHEFOw
Album trailer #2: http://youtu.be/bmYQq8xGnao
Album trailer #3: http://youtu.be/Fefs-eXHJjE
Album trailer #4: http://youtu.be/btusQYvASoQ
Album trailer #5: http://youtu.be/DHOrfzrx6GU
‘Salt The Wound’ lyric video: http://youtu.be/CMs9yNlBp4c
'Blood In Blood Out' lyric video: http://youtu.be/pfu94oJ1so8

Produced by Andy Sneap (ACCEPT, KREATOR, MEGADETH), »Blood In, Blood Out« features cover illustration by Swedish artist Par Olofsson (PSYCROPTIC, ABYSMAL DAWN, REVOCATION). »Blood In, Blood Out« lead vocal work by returning band frontman Steve “Zetro” Souza.

Track listing for the deluxe digi-pak version of »Blood In, Blood Out« is:
01 – Black 13 (featuring Dan The Automator)
02 – Blood In, Blood Out
03 – Collateral Damage
04 – Salt The Wound (featuring Kirk Hammett)
05 – Body Harvest
06 – BTK (featuring Chuck Billy)
07 – Wrapped In The Arms Of Rage
08 – My Last Nerve
09 – Numb
10 – Honor Killings
11 – Food For The Worms

BONUS DVD includes:
-“Blood Upon The Goat” making-of footage
- Behind-the-scenes tour footage
- Footage from Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEVIL After Party at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con

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