EXODUS: Report From 'Shovel Headed Tour Machine' DVD Screening Available

January 11, 2010

On Friday, January 8 at the Steve Allen Theater in Los Angeles, thrash metal fans had the unique opportunity to attend an exclusive, advanced screening of footage from EXODUS' new DVD, "Shovel Headed Tour Machine: Live At Wacken & Other Assorted Atrocities". Special guests for the evening were the members of EXODUS.

A full report, including photos from the event, can be found on the Full Metal Rock web site.

A three-disc package of two DVDs plus a live audio CD, "Shovel Headed Tour Machine: Live At Wacken & Other Assorted Atrocities" is scheduled for North American release on January 12.

"Shovel Headed Tour Machine (Live At Wacken And Other Assorted Atrocities)" contains EXODUS' July 2008 performance at Germany's Wacken Open Air festival, plus a documentary following the band through the last five years of touring as well as bonus footage, with photo galleries and all of the group's promotional videos. The set consists of two DVDs plus an audio CD of the Wacken performance.

"Shovel Headed Tour Machine (Live At Wacken And Other Assorted Atrocities)" limited three-disc digipack:

Disc 1: Concert DVD / Disc 2: Concert CD

01. Bonded By Blood
02. Iconoclasm
03. Funeral Hymn
04. A Lesson In Violence
05. Children Of A Worthless God
06. Piranha
07. Deathamphetamine
08. Blacklist
09. War Is My Shepherd
10. Strike Of The Beast
11. Shovel Headed Kill Machine

Total running time: 68 minutes

Disc 3: Documentary DVD

Explore the history of EXODUS and get a behind the scenes look into life on the road in the documentary "Assorted Atrocities". Covering the last five years, this feature-length movie brings you closer to the inner circle of the band. Hear stories from the road, including the craziest Paul Baloff moments. Go inside the recording process for "Shovel Headed Kill Machine". Tour the world as EXODUS lands in South America, Japan, Australia and Europe. Watch as the band supplies voices to the cartoon "Metalocalypse". Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of the "Riot Act" and "Now Thy Death Day Come" is also included, plus plenty of killer clips showing insane moments of the greatest fans in the world. Plus over an hour of deleted scenes, rare live performances, music videos, vintage interview from 1985, trailers and the most comprehensive photo gallery with over 350 photos.

Total running time: 188 minutes

Also available:

* 2 DVD in amaray case (for content see Disc 1 & 3 of limited edition)
* Limited-edition 2LP in gatefold

Side A:

01. Bonded By Blood
02. Iconoclasm
03. Funeral Hymn

Side B:

01. A Lesson In Violence
02. Children Of A Worthless God
03. Piranha
04. Deathamphetamine

Side C:

01. Blacklist
02. War Is My Shepherd
03. Strike Of The Beast
04. Shovel Headed Kill Machine

Side D:

blank / with etching!

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