EXODUS To Release 'Shovel Headed Kill Machine' In October

July 8, 2005

According to MTV.com, thrash-metal veterans EXODUS have titled their upcoming album "Shovel Headed Kill Machine". Recorded at Trident studios in Pacheco, California and mixed by Andy Sneap (MACHINE HEAD, ARCH ENEMY),the follow-up to 2004's "Tempo of the Damned" is scheduled for an October 5 release via Nuclear Blast Records. The CD is the band's first to feature ex-SLAYER drummer Paul Bostaph and new singer Rob Dukes.

EXODUS recently parted ways with longtime drummer Tom Hunting after Hunting was taken ill and had to be hospitalized several times.

EXODUS have yet to comment on reports that guitarist Rick Hunolt has left the group. All rhythm guitar work on the upcoming CD was handled by Gary Holt.

EXODUS will be teaming up with 3 INCHES OF BLOOD and CRISIS for a North American tour beginning on October 1. LOSA will provide additional support between October 1 and October 18; WATCH THEM DIE will fill the opening slot between October 19 and November 6.

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