Long-running Italian extreme metallers NECRODEATH will celebrate their 25th anniversary by releasing a covers album, entitled "Old Skull". The CD, which is due on February 5, features guest appearances by members of influential Italian thrashers BULLDOZER and former members of SCHIZO.
"Old Skull" was recorded at Quake Sound Studios in Rapallo (Ge) and was produced by the bandmembers themselves. It was mixed by Giuseppe Orlando at Outer Sound Studios in Rome and was mastered by Simone Mularoni at Fear Studios in Ravenna. The cover artwork was created by Davide Nadalin and Nerve Design.
"Old Skull" track listing:
01. Mater Tenebrarum (NECRODEATH 2010)
02. Black Magic (SLAYER)
03. Raise the Dead (BATHORY)
04. Pleasure to Kill (KREATOR)
05. Paranoid (BLACK SABBATH)
06. Sodomy and Lust (SODOM)
07. Bloodlust (VENOM)
08. Ace of Spades (MOTORHEAD)
09. Am I Evil? (DIAMOND HEAD)
10. Mater Tenebrarum (NECRODEATH 1985)
NECRODEATH's cover version of the SLAYER classic "Black Magic" is now available for streaming at this location.
Gl: Bass, Backing Vocals
* Claudio (ex-NECRODEATH) - Guitar on "Raise the Dead"
* A.C.Wild (BULLDOZER) - Additional Voice on "Mater Tenebrarum"
* Andy Panigada (BULLDOZER) - Guitar on "Ace of Spades"
* Andy Bonfiglio (ex-NECRODEATH) - Guitar on "Am I Evil?"
* Alberto Penzin (ex-SCHIZO, MONDOCANE) - Bass on "Sodomy and Lust"
* John (ex-NECRODEATH, RAZA DE ODIO, CADAVERIA, DYNABYTE) - Bass on "Black Magic"
An Italian tour in support of the CD will kick off in early March.
NECRODEATH's last album, "Phylogenesis", was released in April 2009 via Scarlet Records.