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Exodus Reveal Blood In, Blood Out Track Listing & Pre-Sale

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New album out October 14th via Nuclear Blast


VIP packs available for upcoming tour with Slayer and special guests Suicidal Tendencies



Gary and Steve. photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Gary and Steve. photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Legendary architects of thrash metal Exodus have revealed the track listing for their upcoming tenth studio album, Blood In Blood Out, due out in North America on October 14th.


“When I was working on the record, I was sitting around watching TV series like ‘Gangland’ and all these locked-up prison reality shows,” shares guitarist & songwriter Gary Holt.  “And I thought, ‘Yeah, that’s like Exodus.’  It’s a brotherhood.  You bleed to get in, you bleed to get out.  I’ve been doing this kind of music since I was a teenager and I’ll be doing it ‘til I can’t physically do it anymore.”


Album Tracklisting

01 – Black 13

02 – Blood In, Blood Out

03 – Collateral Damage

04 – Salt The Wound

05 – Body Harvest

06 – BTK

07 – Wrapped In The Arms Of Rage

08 – My Last Nerve

09 – Numb

10 – Honor Killings

11 – Food For The Worms

Exodus Pre-orderProduced by Andy Sneap, Blood In Blood Out marks the first release with returning vocalist Steve “Zetro” Souza since 2004’s Tempo Of The Damned and features cover illustration by Swedish artist Par Olofsson (Psycroptic, Abysmal Dawn, Revocation).


You can pre-order the album from the Nuclear Blast USA Webshop in CD, digi-pak, and 2-LP exclusive yellow vinyl formats.  Bundles include a T-shirt with exclusive artwork for North America + a poster (while supplies last).


 Exodus will head out to South America in October before returning for a supporting run in November with fellow metal titans Slayer and Suicidal Tendencies.  The  Scion-sponsored leg of this U.S. tour launches on November 11th with two shows at The Fox Theater in Oakland, California.  The 26-show trek includes nine headlining off-dates with additional performances to be announced soon.  Tickets are on sale now via the links on the official EXODUS Facebook page.


Due to the overwhelmingly demand, Exodus is making their VIP Experience packages available for the entire tour via Fans are encouraged to get them as soon as possible, as VIP package sales will close seven days prior to each show day.


For fans who have already purchased their show ticket and would like to be part of the Exodus VIP Experience, contact SLO Customer Service at 888-756-4849 or


The Exodus VIP Experience Meet & Greet Package includes:

–        One Premium Reserved ticket OR One General Admission Ticket

–        Early entry to venue

–        Meet & Greet with select members of Exodus

–        Autographed Exodus Poster

–        Exodus tour t-Shirt

–        Collectible Exodus laminate to commemorate your evening

–        Coupon for 25% discount at the online Exodus merchandise store

–        On-site check-in staff


All Exodus VIP Experience attendees will be included in a giveaway for either an autographed Gary Holt signature guitar or an Exodus guitar.  At the end of the tour, Gary Holt will personally call the winner himself to announce that they’ve won!


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Photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Exodus in South America

10/01 – Belem, Brazil @ Botequim

10/02 – Brasilia, Brazil @ CEDEC

10/04 – Sao Paulo, Brazil @ Carioca Club

10/05 – Rio De Janeiro @ Brazil Circo Voador

10/07 – Asuncion, Paraguay @ Kop Town

10/09 – Buenos Aires, Argentina @ Groove

10/11 – Santiago, Chile @ Club Kmasu Premier

10/12 – Antofagasta, Chile @ Rock and Soccer

10/14 – Lima, Peru @ Centrica

10/16 – San Jose, Costa Rica @ Club Pepper’s

10/18 – Mexico City, Mexico @ Circo Volador


Exodus in North America with Slayer & Suicidal Tendencies


Suicidal Tendencies, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Suicidal Tendencies, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

11/11 – The Fox Theater – Oakland, CA (2nd show added!)

11/12 – The Fox Theater – Oakland, CA

11/14 – The Forum – Inglewood, CA

11/15 – Comerica Theatre – Phoenix, AZ

11/17 – Coca Cola Bricktown Events Venter – Oklahoma City, OK

11/18 – ACL Live at the Moody Theater – Austin, TX

11/19 – Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie – Grand Prairie (Dallas), TX

11/21 – Hard Rock Café/Hard Rock Live – Orlando, FL

11/22 – The Tabernacle – Atlanta, GA

11/23 – The Fillmore – Charlotte, NC (EXODUS ONLY)

11/24 – Empire – North Springfield, VA (EXODUS ONLY)

11/25 – Washington Avenue Armory – Albany, NY

11/26 – Sands Bethlehem Event Center – Bethlehem, PA

Slayer, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Slayer, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

11/28 – The Palladium – Worcester, MA

11/29 – Wellmont Theatre – Montclair, NJ

11/30 – Tower Theater – Upper Darby (Philadelphia), PA

12/02 – Agora Theatre – Cleveland, OH

12/03 – Madison Theatre – Covington, KY (EXODUS ONLY)

12/04 – Egyptian Room at Old National Centre – Indianapolis, IN

12/05 – The Fillmore Detroit – Detroit, MI

12/07 – Aftershock – Merriam, KS (EXODUS ONLY)

12/08 – Gothic Theatre – Denver, CO (EXODUS ONLY)

12/09 – Pub Station – Billings, MT (EXODUS ONLY)

12/10 – The Hop – Spokane, WA (EXODUS ONLY)

12/11 – Studio Seven – Seattle, WA  (EXODUS ONLY)

12/12 – Hawthorne Theater – Portland, OR  (EXODUS ONLY)


Additional shows will be announced soon.


Tickets are on sale now via the links on the official EXODUS Facebook page.


Exodus fun

Lee Altus, photo by Francois Poulin for FW


More About Exodus



Tom Hunting, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

With a career spanning 34 years, Exodus have not only helped shape and define the thrash metal genre for over three decades, but continually seek to raise its standards. One of the forefathers of the Bay Area scene that became known and envied throughout the world, the band’s 1985 debut album, Bonded By Blood, has since become a legacy album featuring mandatory live staples such as “Strike Of The Beast,” “A Lesson In Violence,” and the album’s title track. Formed in 1980, the band’s original members included Tom Hunting on drums, Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Tim Agnello on guitars, and Carlton Melson on bass. With a line-up that has evolved throughout the years, the current incarnation of Exodus charges into the future with returning frontman Steve “Zetro” Souza on vocals, Gary Holt and Lee Altus on guitars, Tom Hunting on drums, and Jack Gibson on bass. In 2014, Exodus closed the first half of the year with stellar performances at Kirk Hammett’s Fear FestEvil and Rock On The Range, as well as a groundbreaking tour with fellow thrash legends Slayer and Suicidal Tendencies. To date, Exodus has released nine studio albums, two live albums, and one compilation. Their most recent release, Exhibit B: The Human Condition, debuted in the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart in 2010.

Jack Gibson, photo by Francois Poulin for FW

Jack Gibson, photo by Francois Poulin for FW


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