Multi-camera video footage of several Lousiana heavy metal musicians — including vocalist Kyle Thomas (TROUBLE, EXHORDER, FLOODGATE) — performing a cover version of the BLACK SABBATH classic "The Mob Rules" on January 18 at the "Old School Reunion From The 1980s & 1990s" event at The Twist Of Lime in Metairie, Lousiana can be seen below.
The band lineup for the performance was as follows:
Kyle Thomas - Vocals
Javony Aguilar - Guitar
Jorge Caicedo - Bass
Danny King - Drums
TROUBLE played its first show with its new lineup — featuring Kyle Thomas and bassist Rob Hultz — on October 12, 2013 at the Day Of Doom festival in Barcelona, Spain.
"The Distortion Field", the first studio album in six years from TROUBLE, sold around 760 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at position No. 25 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.
Released in Europe on August 23, 2013 via FRW Records, the 12-song follow-up to 2007's "Simple Mind Condition" was helmed by veteran producer Bill Metoyer (SLAYER, W.A.S.P., ARMORED SAINT, DARK ANGEL, SACRED REICH, CRYPTIC SLAUGHTER, D.R.I.) and marks the recording debut with TROUBLE of Kyle Thomas following the departure of the group's frontman of four years, Kory Clarke (of WARRIOR SOUL fame).