Death (the metal band) streaming ‘Leprosy’ reissue; Death (the protopunk band) appeared on ‘Arsenio’ (videos)
Death, the highly influential Orlando death metal band, have been reissuing their catalog on Relapse, and the newest installment in that is their 1988 sophomore album, Leprosy, which comes out next week (4/29). The album was remastered by Alan Douches (Mastodon, Converge) and comes with previously unreleased bonus material and a 24-page booklet with previously unseen photos and new liner notes. The reissue can be pre-ordered in multiple formats here. The double album remaster (bonus material included) can be streamed in full, via Loudwire, below.
Death at Burgerama III in March (more by Debi Del Grande)
In other news, Death, the legendary Detroit protopunk band who were recently subject of a documentary and who are now very active (see recent live pic above), unearthed more archival material with Death III which came out via Drag City today (4/22). They also appeared on The Arsenio Hall Show last night (4/21) for an interview and a performance of their classic “Freakin’ Out.” Videos of that below.
Death (metal) – Leprosy Reissue
Death (punk) – “Freakin’ Out” on ‘Arsenio’
Death (punk) interview on ‘Arsenio’