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Throwdown records two cover songs

Mon, August 7, 2006 11:19 AM PT7,620 views

Throwdown recently recorded two cover songs with producer Mudrock (Godsmack, Avenged Sevenfold), one of which will appear on the upcoming Trustkill Records compilation release, due out later this year. On working with Mudrock, Throwdown guitarist Matt Mentley states, "I've known Mudrock for awhile, we met through a mutual friend, and I have always wanted to work with him. The whole experience was amazing, because he had such great ideas, and was able to make the songs sound like Throwdown even though they were covers." The first of the two songs is a cover of the Misfits song "London Dungon," and the second is a cover of Crowbar's "Planets Collide." Commenting on the song choices, Mentley says, "The whole band is a huge fan of Crowbar, and this song especially is a slower with a melody, different from what we normally do, which is what we were aiming for. The Misfits cover was just for fun, an obvious choice and again a band favorite."

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Mike 8/7/2006 11:26:34 AM

First post


808 8/7/2006 11:27:54 AM

this is just a pile of shit.


gozer 8/7/2006 11:43:33 AM

baby got back, bloddy roots, a romones cover now this.


prettymetal 8/7/2006 11:44:53 AM

^^^ spell much?


WORSTGAYHEAD 8/7/2006 11:49:41 AM

throwdown should cover SWEET LEAF!!! (xgaysx)


endlesstragedy 8/7/2006 12:01:27 PM

you think they'd learn...


gozer 8/7/2006 12:07:54 PM

bloody* ramones*


xtroyx 8/7/2006 12:17:53 PM

ozzfest rulezzz


RotteninAZ 8/7/2006 12:25:03 PM

Good choices...but no doubt they'll completely butcher them.


Ryne 8/7/2006 12:35:46 PM

hmmmmmmmmm....


zero_x_potential 8/7/2006 12:39:48 PM

looking forward to hearing these


efyourbrokencouch 8/7/2006 12:43:58 PM

Just record a damn cover-cd like btbam did already.


jca 8/7/2006 12:46:32 PM

probably the two best throwdown songs ever recorded!!


SmolderingFlesh 8/7/2006 12:52:57 PM

They should stop worrying about covering other peoples songs and work on making good original songs because they blow ass as it is


Hunt_fish_with_dynamite 8/7/2006 1:03:34 PM

why is this news?


foreveryoung 8/7/2006 1:17:06 PM

fck this band... might as well be a fcking nu metal band... they have no respect for hardcore, or the fans that put them to where they are today


SmellyPirateHooker 8/7/2006 1:44:26 PM

I just dont understand how all you gays still say the term "nu-metal." I have heard this since 1996 and that was 10 years ago. Think of a new phrase homo.


chuck 8/7/2006 1:45:39 PM

no original members. no originality. what the fck.


oilpoilo 8/7/2006 1:48:12 PM

gaygaygaygaygaygaygaygaygaygaygay


deadchinadoll 8/7/2006 1:54:08 PM

fck these sell outs


xmyxwarrrx 8/7/2006 2:04:41 PM

Throwdown will be the next Pantera


34t4v461n4 8/7/2006 2:09:24 PM

Vendetta was a pretty decent release. There was nothing *NU* about it. Haymaker was a pile of shit, agreed. But Vendetta was a pretty damn good step in the right direction.


BAMRightINThePisser 8/7/2006 2:31:52 PM

Hmmm.....this should definetly be gay. I'll be sure to ignore that.


ARCHITECTkills 8/7/2006 2:32:37 PM

they better not fck up the Crowbar song..eh who am i kidding its fcked.


kenwregget 8/7/2006 2:42:07 PM

Terrible news. At least it will help Crowbar sell more records. Actually maybe not.


shadoe 8/7/2006 2:59:07 PM

throwdown sux penis


ryaninstereo 8/7/2006 3:27:47 PM

this is a shameless attempt by a shitty band to gain some cred. which will never happen regardless of what they do. talentless bunch of gays.


gayXedge 8/7/2006 4:25:53 PM

my friend smoked with them. so much for being strait edge.


xburningfightx 8/7/2006 5:06:10 PM

The only thing I ever gave a shit about was Haymaker, and even it was pretty awful. One or two decent songs, tops. Vendetta was audible aids and everything with Keith on vocals was wretched as well.


HacksawToTheGoat 8/7/2006 5:43:04 PM

Im just waiting for one of you tools to diss The Misfits so I can find your Mother, and pee in her mouth.


bmxdorker 8/7/2006 6:16:57 PM

what the fck is a london dungon.... please get back to me...


piecemaker 8/7/2006 10:07:46 PM

unfortunately i saw this crowbar cover live a few months ago..


vegard 8/7/2006 10:16:09 PM

what's up with so many bands recording covers?


snails 8/8/2006 12:47:36 AM

lol  


mydixiewrecked 8/8/2006 11:18:26 AM

OH MAN, THAT'S SOOOOOOOOOOO O O O KEWL


forumdrama 8/8/2006 3:04:17 PM

It's funny when a producer knows how to make your band sound like your own band than your own band does. Even if it does mean in ways of doing a cover. Shit band.


xvegeedgex 8/9/2006 9:03:42 PM

more like THROWUP YOUR FISTS BROTHER! METAL fck YEAH!


ESCDOMINATES 8/10/2006 6:45:10 AM

Throwdown seriously needs to break up. Preferably before they put this out.


shadoe 8/11/2006 2:09:16 AM

dundundundun


shadoe 8/11/2006 2:10:47 AM

where the fck did tool come from? lol yuou're such a tool. lol what the fck is that gay lol you probly never even listened to the misfits





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