San Francisco Bay Area metal veterans VICIOUS RUMORS
will release a new live album, "Live You To Death"
, on November 27 (one day earlier internationally) through SPV
. The CD was recorded by Pontus Norgren
, mixed by Juan Urteaga
and produced by VICIOUS RUMORS
guitarist Geoff Thorpe
2011 was the year VICIOUS RUMORS
stormed European stages with their highly acclaimed studio album, "Razorback Killers"
, playing 92 shows in 12 months. "Live You To Death"
was recorded last December on the band's European tour as the support act for Swedish metallers HAMMERFALL
. It features 11 songs, including two very special studio recordings: cover versions of "Sign Of The Southern Cross"
by BLACK SABBATH
and "Running Wild"
by JUDAS PRIEST
"We wanted to do a few covers of our metal gods SABBATH
as a tribute to where it all started," Thorpe
said."Live You To Death"
/ Digital Dictator
02. Minute To Kill
04. Lady Took A Chance
( intro ) / Down To The Temple
06. Let The Garden Burn
08. Soldiers Of The Night
09. Don't Wait For Me
10. Sign Of The Southern Cross
(BLACK SABBATH cover) (studio recording)
11. Running Wild
(JUDAS PRIEST cover) (studio recording)
Running time: approximately 56 minutes
A live version of "Abandoned"
, taken from "Live You To Death"
, can be streamed using the SoundCloud
player below."Razorback Killers"
was released in Europe in March 2011 and in the U.S. in April 2011 via SPV
. The CD was recorded at Trident Studios
in Pacheco, California with producers Juan Urteaga
and Geoff Thorpe
. VICIOUS RUMORS
current touring lineup:Larry Howe
- DrumsBrian Allen
(LAST EMPIRE, MALICE, WILD DOGS) - VocalsBob Capka
- GuitarStephen Goodwin
- BassGeoff Thorpe