Guitarist Eric Peterson of veteran San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT was interviewed on October 1, 2009 by DJ Metal Man of the Dick N Jane Network. The chat can now be streamed using the audio player below.
TESTAMENT performed on August 10, 2009 at the New York City studios of Sirius XM as part of the satellite radio service's "Artist Confidential" series.
"Artist Confidential" features the most important and timeless artists in music sitting down for candid interviews, intimate conversations with fans and live performances.
The show is scheduled to premiere on Monday, October 5 between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. ET on Sirius XM's Liquid Metal, Sirius channel 27 and XM channel 42.
You'll hear TESTAMENT perform six bone-crushing songs from their rich catalog of metal spanning over 20 years and insight from the band on their metallic journey to becoming legendary thrash titans.
Wednesday, October 7 @ 5 p.m. ET
Friday, October 9 @ 12 p.m. ET
Saturday, October 10 @ 3 p.m. ET
Sunday, October 11 @ 6 p.m. ET
TESTAMENT recently canceled its previously announced South American dates in September in order to focus on recording the follow-up to its acclaimed 2008 album, "The Formation Of Damnation".
TESTAMENT has been touring non-stop in support of "The Formation Of Damnation", including this year's Priest Feast tour in Europe with JUDAS PRIEST and a phenomenal run on the Metal Masters tour last year with HEAVEN & HELL and MOTÖRHEAD.
Two classic albums by TESTAMENT — 1997's "Demonic" and 1999's "The Gathering" — were reissued on gatefold double vinyl by Prosthetic Records on February 3. Each features etched artwork on Side D and is limited to 1,000 copies worldwide. Additionally, 100 copies of "Demonic" feature red vinyl, while 100 copies of "The Gathering" feature gold vinyl.
Eric Peterson interviewed on Dick N Jane Network (click on player below to launch audio):