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TestamentDark Roots Of Thrash, a DVD/2CD release documenting Bay Area veterans TESTAMENT’s sold-out headlining performance at the Paramount in Huntington, NY this past February, will be made available on October 18 (Europe), October 21 (UK) and October 29 (North America) via Nuclear Blast! In the meantime check out “Native Blood”, the 2nd song taken from the upcoming DVD at the following location:

Fans can view the trailer for Dark Roots Of Thrash here ( and the performance of “Rise Up” here (

Dark Roots Of Thrash was produced by Get Hammered Productions, directed by Tommy Jones (DEATH ANGEL, KATAKLYSM, SOILWORK) and mixed by Juan Urteaga (VILE, EXODUS, SADUS, MACHINE HEAD). It captures a total of 19 live tracks with countless cams onstage and high above the audience, plus a special moshpit cam that makes you feel like you’re a part of the show!

Vocalist Chuck Billy added: “For all you die hard metal heads out there Dark Roots Of Thrash is a must have for your collection. This live DVD and CD is something you can put in you player and crank up for the feeling of a live TESTAMENT performance! You will get 18 songs from the early days of thrash metal to where we are today. Heavy metal forever!”

Darks Roots Of Thrash will be made available in a variety of different formats including the standard DVD+2CD and 2CD versions. A limited Bluray+2CD (Europe only), LP (Europe only), as well as Nuclear Blast mail-order only items (LP colored in gatefold, DVD+2CD DIGI + tourpass and limited BlueRay+2CD DIGI + tourpass) will also be for sale via

Pre-order your copy here:

TESTAMENT will on tour alongside LAMB OF GOD, KILLSWITCH ENGANGE and HUNTRESS starting on October 22nd. A limited number of TESTAMENT V.I.P. packages are currently available now for each show and include:

·         A souvenir TESTAMENT V.I.P. Laminate

·         A TESTAMENT poster

·         An 8”x 10” photo of the band

·         A coupon for discounted online merchandise

·         Individual photo opportunities with band members

·         A group photo with the entire V.I.P. group and TESTAMENT members


In addition, each V.I.P. purchaser will be entered into a raffle to win Chuck Billy‘s stage vest worn throughout this tour. The winner of the vest will be personally contacted by Chuck and will also receive two tickets to the next local TESTAMENT show with passes to come backstage and more!

10/22/13  Kool Haus – Toronto, ON   [BUY TICKETS]

10/24/13  Metropolis – Montreal, QC – CANADA   [BUY TICKETS]

10/25/13  Roseland Ballroom – New York, NY   [BUY TICKETS]

10/26/13  Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre – Wallingford, CT   [BUY TICKETS]

10/28/13  LC Pavilion – Columbus, OH   [BUY TICKETS]

10/29/13  The Fillmore Detroit – Detroit, MI   [BUY TICKETS]

10/30/13  Congress Theater – Chicago, IL   [BUY TICKETS]

11/01/13  The Midland by AMC – Kansas City, MO   [BUY TICKETS]

11/02/13  Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie – Grand Prairie, TX   [BUY TICKETS]

11/03/13  Socorro Entertainment Center – Socorro, TX – FREE SHOW!

11/05/13  The Fillmore Auditorium – Denver, CO   [BUY TICKETS]

11/07/13  Marquee Theater – Tempe, AZ   [BUY TICKETS]

11/09/13  Fox Theater – Oakland, CA

11/11/13  ShoWare Center – Kent, WA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/12/13  Queen Elizabeth Theatre – Vancouver, B.C. – CANADA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/14/13  Shaw Conference Centre – Edmonton, AB – CANADA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/15/13  Big Four – Calgary, AB – CANADA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/16/13  Saskatoon Prairieland Park – Saskatoon, SK – CANADA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/18/13  Myth – St. Paul, MN   [BUY TICKETS]

11/19/13  Eagles Ballroom – Milwaukee, WI   [BUY TICKETS]

11/20/13  Orbit Room – Grand Rapids, MI   [BUY TICKETS]

11/22/13  Starland Ballroom – Sayreville, NJ   [BUY TICKETS]

11/23/13  House of Blues – Boston, MA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/24/13  Electric Factory –  Philadelphia, PA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/25/13  Stage AE – Pittsburgh, PA   [BUY TICKETS]

11/26/13  The Fillmore Silver Spring – Silver Spring, MD   [BUY TICKETS] | |

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