NewsDecember 6, 2010 7:14 PM ET4,833 views

Nuclear Blast Records re-signs Condemned?

Official press release: Northern CA based crossover veterans Condemned? have re-signed with their former label Nuclear Blast Records. As the second band to ever be released by Nuclear Blast the label is honored to be once again working with one of the groups that helped get them up and running. The band is currently wrapping up recording at Prairie Sun Recording Studios with producer Billy Anderson (Neurosis, Mr. Bungle, Cattle Decapitation) and an early-2011 release is expected. Watch a preview of the new album at this location. "Condemned? is a nostalgic connection for me and it is a pleasure to go somewhat back to our roots," commented Nuclear Blast founder and owner Markus Staiger. "Nuclear Blast's 2nd release ever (NB002) from 1987 was the band's debut. Now the band continues mixing the past with the present for a new release, plus a bonus compilation that will include their debut album Humanoid or Biomechanoid?! Condemned? stands for old school raw metallic hardcore and combines the feeling of late 80's cross-over/punk-metal, with some brutal and melodic touches. The USHC legends have recorded 14 tracks especially for this release, some are new recordings from when they were USHC legends Attitude!" Condemned? added in an official statement: "We are excited to be re-signing with Nuclear Blast! Markus launched our first album in Europe as his 2nd release ever in 1987! He started as we did, 'doing it yourself' for the music and the scene. Our latest double CD release with Nuclear Blast has 14-new recordings fresh from the forge, produced by Billy Anderson and Condemned? The bonus disc is a time-line from 1983-1993 covering all the different incarnations over the years. We definitely have diverse roots, growing up in the S.F. Bay Area! Founded during the 80's Hard-core/Thrash Metal scene we bridged the two, plus we are influenced by the European punk-movement and S.F's Acid rock past. We bridged all styles, so we could to stay unique! The latest release reflects both the past and the present."


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pukeskywalker 12/6/2010 4:19:29 PM

first first

needsSalt 12/6/2010 4:26:04 PM


m00k 12/6/2010 4:37:40 PM

Condemned? Condemned. CONDEMNED!

john_doe 12/6/2010 4:48:51 PM

the question mark really confuses things.

Mike 12/6/2010 4:53:11 PM


10132010ETchange 12/6/2010 6:33:41 PM

I'm Ron Burgundy?

fukuimdrunk 12/6/2010 7:39:44 PM

Enemy napalm strike take cover.

Br00t4l_lemur 12/6/2010 8:39:55 PM

I'm glad I'm not the only one who thought this was a question.

mitchfury 12/7/2010 1:00:43 AM

Would of been so much cooler if its was san diego's Condemend

LoydChristmas 12/7/2010 8:42:20 AM

10132010ETchange 12/6/2010 6:33:41 PM I'm Ron Burgundy? <--- perfect timing LOL

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