NewsOctober 15, 2021 11:10 PM ET1,821 views

Exodus premiere new track 'The Years Of Death And Dying'

Thrash metal institution Exodus have unveiled the third single from their upcoming album, Persona Non Grata (due out November 19 via Nuclear Blast). A lyric video for new song "The Years of Death and Dying" is available below.

Tom Hunting comments: "'The Years Of Death And Dying' started out as a poem, from the perspective of Death, being a thinking entity, always watching and looking for weakness and opportunity to come calling for people. A Grim Reaper story. We were losing legends: Bowie, Cash, Petty, Prince, Frey…the list goes on and on. Then we started losing family members and friends in our own orbit. Anyway, the title came first, then the poem, which became a song. I shared the lyrics with Gary, who helped inspire me with phrasing to finish it, and the guys loved it. The song is really long, and more legends kept passing right up into the moments Zet was singing it, so I had to keep writing until I had enough to complete the song. We hope you enjoy our tribute to the fallen!"

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