Anthrax are an American, New York City-based thrash metal band, who released their first full-length album in 1984. The band was one of the most popular bands of the 80s thrash metal scene and are notable for combining metal with rap and hardcore music early on. The band has sold over 10 million albums worldwide, and are classified as one of the “big four“ of thrash metal bands alongside Metallica, Slayer, and Megadeth.

Vintage Magazines with Anthrax

Screamer Magazine April 1989

Screamer Magazine February 1989

Screamer Magazine February 1989
Issue: February 1989. Featuring: Kiss. Also Included Warrant, Zak Wylde, Keith Richards, Danzig and Much More.

Screamer Magazine December 1988

Screamer Magazine December 1988
Issue: December 1988. Featuring: Quiet Riot. Also Included Pretty Boy Floyd, Animal, The Word, Precious Metal, Nuclear Assault and Much More.

Screamer Magazine November 1988

Screamer Magazine November 1988
Issue: November 1988. Featuring: Cinderella. Also Included BulletBoys, Anthrax, Social Distortion, Jailhouse and Much More.

Screamer Magazine March 1988

Screamer Magazine March 1988
Issue: March 1988. Featuring: MSG. Also Included Aerosmith, Dokken, Jailhouse, Lizzy Borden, D'Molls, and Much More.

Articles with Anthrax

Avenged Sevenfold & Alice In Chains Top The Bill For First-Ever Houston Open Air

Avenged Sevenfold and Alice In Chains top a lineup of over 35 bands for the first-ever Houston Open Air–fueled by Monster Energy–held Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25, 2016 at NRG Park in Houston. The biggest rock experience in Texas–produced by Danny Wimmer Presents–will also feature performances from Deftones, Chevelle, Slayer and many more… Read more »

Slayer, Anthrax, Death Angel Fall 2016 Tour

Slayer, with Special Guest Anthrax and Death Angel, will join forces this fall for a seven week North American beat down.  The dates start in Cleveland on September 9 and will hit both major and secondary markets across the continent.  Confirmed dates are below.  The Slayer Fan Club Presale starts at 10:00AM local time on… Read more »

Anthrax’s “For All Kings” Makes Top Ten Billboard Debut

Multi-Grammy nominee Anthrax have blasted into Billboard’s Top 10 with their 11th studio album, For All Kings, bowing at #9-bullet on the Top 200 Albums Chart and selling 34,000 units.  This debut eclipses the #12 debut made by the band’s 2011 Grammy-nominated, critically-acclaimed Worship Music. The album also topped the Hard Rock Albums chart in… Read more »

Rolling Stone Premieres Anthrax Video for “Blood Eagle Wings”

The video for “Blood Eagle Wings,” the epic eight-minute track from Anthrax’s just-released album For All Kings, makes its world premiere today at  Check it out here: Anthrax’s 11th studio album – For All Kings (Megaforce Records) – was released on Friday, February 26 and is already exploding at retail, radio and press…. Read more »

ANTHRAX – For All Kings

It’s truly difficult to overstate the prominence of Anthrax to metal fans.  Chances are if you grew up anytime after 1980, you’re more likely to hear the word “anthrax” first used to describe the New York thrash metallers rather than the actual disease or white powder in envelopes.   Being one of the Big Four, they’re… Read more »

Video Clip: Anthrax Discusses Jonathan Donais on New Album

Lead guitarist Jonathan Donais (Shadows Fall) joined the Anthrax touring line-up in 2013, replacing Rob Caggiano.  “For All Kings” marks the first album he’s recorded with the band. “I think Jon has brought a great energy to the band,” said Anthrax’s bassist Frank Bello.  “He stepped up and then some on this record.”  Added the… Read more »

Smithsonian Institution Profiles ANTHRAX

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION’S NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY PROFILES THE THRASH/METAL ROCK BAND ANTHRAX “How New York of the ’80s Helped Influence Anthrax to Create East Coast Thrash” Thursday, January 28, 2016 — The Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History has just posted a video profile of Anthrax, “How New York of the ’80s Helped… Read more »

Anthrax’s “Breathing Lightning” Goes to Radio

LOS ANGELES, CA — January 4, 2016 — “Breathing Lightning,” the first official track from Anthrax’s upcoming album For All Kings due out February 26 (Megaforce/North America), goes to radio today.  The band’s Frank Bello, Charlie Benante and Scott Ian talk about the writing and recording of the song in this new video clip: “Breathing Lightning” and… Read more »

VIDEO: Anthrax on Writing New Album

The unique chemistry shared by Anthrax’s main songwriters Charlie Benante, Frank Bello and Scott Ian, is, in part, what sets the band’s music apart from other bands’ in the same genre.  Drummer Benante comes up with copious amounts of foundation riffs and ideas for the music, bassist Bello writes the songs’ melodies, tailoring them to… Read more »

Anthrax Video: Upcoming Album Expectations (video)

Anthrax joins Lamb of God as Very Special Guest on a U.S. tour starting in January.  Dates are below. JANUARY 15   Stage AE, Pittsburgh, PA 16   Electric Factory, Philadelphia, PA 17   The Fillmore, Silver Spring, MD 19   Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA 22   Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk, VA 23   Hammerstein Ballroom,… Read more »

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