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

Anthrax Statement about Rob Caggiano’s Departure from the Band

Anthrax have issued a Statement about Rob Caggiano’s Departure. Below is the statement “Rob has been an integral part of Anthrax for so many years, as our lead guitarist, in a production capacity, but most of all, as our close friend.  His contributions to the band have been enormous. While we are sad that he… Read more »

Anthrax’s Stunning “Comeback” Continues With Surprise 2012 Grammy Nomination

The surprise isn’t that Anthrax’s “I’m Alive” received a Grammy nomination last night for Best Rock/Metal Performance; the surprise is that it comes more than a year after the track’s September 13, 2011 release on the band’s critical smash, Worship Music, which was named was of the best metal albums of 2011 by numerous media outlets,… Read more »

An Open Letter to Anthrax Friends and Supporters

To our Fans and everyone who has supported Anthrax and Worship Music: It was a little more than a year ago – September 13, 2011 – that Worship Music was released, and all of us in Anthrax can’t believe how much has happened since then. Our friends in the press gave the album great reviews, and so many writers… Read more »

Anthrax’s Among The Living “Audiobiography” Episode Launches On Google Play

Thrash-metal masters Anthrax and what is arguably the band’s signature album, Among the Living, will be featured on Google Play’s “Audiobiography” series starting today.  Anthrax’s Scott Ian and Joey Belladonna recently pulled back the curtain exclusively for Google Play, discussing at length stories behind the making of their Gold-certified 1987 album that includes some of… Read more »

NASA’s Curiosity Wakes Up to a Dose of Anthrax

They are one of the bands that helped define the “metal/thrash” genre (with Metallica, Slayer and Megadeth – The Big Four).  Their music has been played at New York’s Yankee Stadium, in Moscow, Warsaw, Australia, Japan, and at Castle Donington in the UK.  But now, thanks to NASA, Anthrax is the first metal band to… Read more »

Anthrax – History Repeating Itself

If the heavy music community had an award similar to the sports world’s “Comeback Player of The Year” then legendary Anthrax frontman Joey Belladonna could proudly display that trophy on his Metal mantle. Certainly, Belladonna might have preferred to be leading the Anthrax charge to battle these past twenty years, but with past melodramas far behind… Read more »

Anthrax Plans Special Set for Mayhem 2012 Festival

When Anthrax was given the choice of playing this summer’s Mayhem Main Stage or the festival’s Jagermeister Stage, the band opted to headline the latter, and to do something special for the crowd. Explained Anthrax’s Charlie Benante, “We decided to pattern the Mayhem set on the kind of shows The Ramones used to do:  a… Read more »

Anthrax-Testament-Death Angel 2nd U.S. Tour Announced

LOS ANGELES, CA – Monday, December 5, 2011 — Following what can only be described as the Rock’n’Roll comeback story of 2011, Anthrax will kick off 2012 with round two of a U.S. co-headline tour with fellow thrash titans, Testament. The dozen-plus dates that come on the heels of the bands’ five-week Fall trek that… Read more »