Thrash metal veterans Sodom have premiered a new track from their forthcoming release “In War and Pieces” at decibelmagazine.com. In addition to premiering the new track, Decibel will be doing a weekly giveaway of the Double LP “Blood Red” vinyl version of “In War and Pieces.” To check out the new track “Storm Raging Up” and enter for a chance to win a copy of “In War and Pieces” click here.
January 11, 2011 is the North American street date for the release of “In War And Pieces” from SPV/Steamhammer Records. The album is will be available in the following formats: regular CD, two-CD digipack, double vinyl, two-CD digipack with lanyard.
“In War And Pieces” was produced by Waldemar Sorychta, who has previously worked with Tiamat, Moonspell, Lacuna Coil and Sentenced, among many others. The cover artwork (see below) was created by Eliran Kantor, who has previously worked with Testament, Sigh, Anacrusis and GWAR.
In a recent interview with Mattowarrior’s Metal Madness, Sodom bassist/vocalist Thomas “Angelripper” Such stated about the upcoming album, “We have a new producer, Waldemar Sorychta of Grip Inc. He’s like a fourth bandmember. I told him I wanted Sodom to go back to our roots, and it’s important to create an album with an old sound. I don’t like productions where the bands sound like all the others. He ha[d] many ideas on how to arrange the album, and vocal lines, etc.”