Pioneers in the world of thrash metal and sonic speed hard rock the New York band Anthrax are contemporaries of other big hitters like Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer but have their own...
Guitarist Scott Ian said: "I'd like to say thanks. It's a great honour to be included in the Hall Of Fame with KISS and Metallica and all of the other bands."
The special anniversary package was helmed by the band’s drummer and long-time archivist Charlie Benante.
Anthrax and Killswitch Engage have announced their second North American co-headlining tour for 2018, known as the KillThrax II tour
As one of the Big Four of thrash, Anthrax helped usher in a style of metal that not only dominated throughout the 80s, but lay the template for metal to come.
Anthrax’s second album, Spreading The Disease, remains one of the cornerstones in not only the band’s history, but the birth of thrash metal in the 80s.