Today reformed US Metal icons MALICE are pleased to premiere another track from their forthcoming album New Breed of Godz. This song is a re-recorded version of the classic track “Hell Rider”. The song is streaming exclusively on Decibel Magazine’s “Deciblog”. Get a first listen HERE and be sure to order New Breed of Godz on AMAZON.
Original members Jay Reynolds (guitars), Mick Zane (guitars) and Mark Behn (bass) entered the Silver Cloud Studios in Los Angeles together with new singer James Rivera (Helstar) and new drummer Pete Holmes (Black N´Blue) to re-record 8 of their classics and 4 new songs.
Check out the title track “New Breed of Gods” HERE, courtesy of Noisecreep.
MALICE was formed in 1981 and released two albums: In The Beginning (1985) and License To Kill (1986) and one EP Crazy In The Night (1989). They also were part – and the only band with two songs – of the first legendary “Metal Massacre”-Sampler in 1982. Malice toured in the US, Canada and Europe with bands like Alice Cooper, WASP and Slayer. Most memorable gig was in 1982 when Malice played in Los Angeles at the Troubador Club – support act was an unknown band called…….Metallica.
MALICE has confirmed the initial dates of their upcoming summer tour. More details and details are expected to be announced shortly.
7/11: West Hollywood, CA @ The Whisky
1. New Breed Of Godz (new song)
2. Hell Rider
3. Against The Empire
4. Branded (new song)
5. Sinister Double
6. Circle Of Fire
7. Stellar Masters
8. Winds Of Death (Angel Of Light) (new song)
9. Air Attack
10. Chain Gang Woman
11. Slipping Through The Cracks (new song)
12. Godz Of Thunder
New Breed Of Godz is scheduled for a June 19th release in the US/Canada. The album comes in a high class digipak with a bonus DVD:
- Rare live footage from 1987
- 3 live tracks from Keep It True Festival, Germany 2011
- Making of “New Breed Of Godz” album
Jay Reynolds – guitars
Mick Zane – guitars
Mark Behn – bass (played on the re-recorded songs)
Robert Cardenas – bass (played on the new songs)
James Rivera – vocals
Pete Holmes – drums