, the fourth album from Los Angeles-based thrashers ANGER AS ART
, will be released on February 5 , 2013 via Old School Metal Records
. According to ANGER OF ART
founder Steve Gaines
, DREAMS OF DAMNATION
, PAGAN WAR MACHINE
), the follow-up to 2009's "Disfigure"
offers the kind of vicious, memorably penned thrash/speed metal that fans have come to expect without simply retracing the steps taken on previous albums. "Hubris Inc."
includes several guest appearances: "Rage And Retribution"
features Betsy Bitch
on vocals, Jim Durkin
) on lead guitar and Timothy Gaines
) on bass; Steve Nelson
) contributes backing vocals on "The Evil You Create"
; and "Speed Kills"
features Mark Caro
) on lead guitar. The latter track was actually written for ABATTOIR
back in 1984 and is performed by all ABATTOIR
members. It's the last opportunity to ever hear a new ABATTOIR
01. Hubris Inc.
02. Time Devours Life
03. Gods Of Hate
04. Anger Is The Reason
05. Speed Kills
06. This Is Why I Hate
07. As The Exalted Seethe
08. Pearls Before The Swine
09. Divided We Fall
10. Head Of The Snake
11. The Evil You Create
12. Pieces Of Red
13. Rage And Retribution
14. Never Forgive Never ForgetANGER AS ART
earlier in the year announced the addition of bassist Henry De La Cruz
) to the group's ranks. Henry
replaces Angelo Espino
, who departed in October 2011.ANGER AS ART
's concert DVD, "Live Dissent"
, was released last year. The disc features footage from the February 21, 2010 concert at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana, California, clips of the band on tour in Europe and in the USA, and a segment of the recording process for the "Disfigure"
album. ANGER AS ART
's current lineup:Steve Gaines
- Vocals, GuitarHenry De La Cruz
- BassRob Alaniz
- DrumsDaniel Oliverio
- Guitar, Vocals