's February 15 concert at the Paramount Theatre in Huntington, New York as part of "The Dark Roots Of Thrash"
tour will be professionally filmed for a 90-minute DVD, to be released via Nuclear Blast
In a recent interview with RockMusicStar.com
vocalist Chuck Billy
stated about the band's current tour: "We have a new show, with new songs that we are going to perform. We had previously played three legs of a tour with ANTHRAX
, so we are trying to put in some new songs for this one, do a new show. We also plan on filming a DVD on this tour. We did a couple live DVDs/CDs, and we want to do some songs that are not on those, and to create something new … Our set will be about an hour and a half, with five songs off of the new record, 'Dark Roots Of Earth'
's setlist for the February 9 concert at The Masquerade in Atlanta, Georgia was as follows:
01. Rise Up
02. More Than Meets The Eye
03. Burnt Offerings
04. Native Blood
05. True American Hate
06. Dark Roots Of Earth
07. Into The Pit
08. Practice What You Preach
09. Riding The Snake
10. Eyes Of Wrath
11. Trial By Fire
12. The Haunting
13. The New Order
14. D.N.R. (Do Not Resuscitate)
15. 3 Days In Darkness
16. The Formation Of DamnationTESTAMENT
's new album, "Dark Roots Of Earth"
, sold more than 20,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No, 12 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on July 31, 2012 via Nuclear Blast Records
. "Dark Roots Of Earth"
was produced, mixed and mastered by acclaimed British producer Andy Sneap
). Special bonus tracks were recorded, mixed and mastered by Juan Urteaga
, TED NUGENT
, NIGHT RANGER
) at his Trident Studios
. The cover artwork for the effort (see below) was painted by Eliran Kantor
, who has previously worked with ATHEIST
, among others.