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."
Anthrax vocalist Joey Belladonna delighted fans by singing the US National Anthem at an NFL pre-season game in Buffalo, New York
Anthrax singer Joey Belladonna has said in a recent interview that is is in favour of more shows with Megadeth, Metallica and Slayer
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.