Reunited New York thrash metal veterans NUCLEAR ASSAULT have been confirmed for the Gates of Hell 2005 festival, set to take place Saturday, September 17 at the Reverb/Kathedral club (651 Queen St.) in Toronto, Ontario. Also scheduled to appear at the event are ANVIL, RAZOR and EXCITER. More information is available at Toronto Undead.
SPV/Steamhammer Records has set an August 30 release date for the new album from NUCLEAR ASSAULT, entitled "Third World Genocide". The group's first collection of new material in ten years is said to be "a rich blend of NUCLEAR ASSAULT's lethal, politically conscious metal and songs showcasing the band's wicked sense of humor."