On December 5, guitarist Frank Novinec of Connecticut hardcore/metal masters HATEBREED was interviewed by “Démentièllement Vôtre” on Québec City’s CKRL 89.1 FM radio station before the band’s performance at L’Impérial in Québec City. The chat can be streamed using the audio player below. Photos of the concert are available at this location.
The self-titled album from HATEBREED sold 15,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 37 on The Billboard 200 chart.
HATEBREED‘s previous collection of new material, “Supremacy”, opened with around 27,000 copies back in September 2006 to land at No. 31. This number was roughly in line with the first-week tally registered by its predecessor, “Rise Of Brutality”, which shifted more than 32,000 copies back in November 2003 to debut at No. 30.
HATEBREED‘s covers album, entitled “For The Lions”, sold around 10,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release back in May 2009 to debut at position No. 58 on The Billboard 200 chart.
“Hatebreed” was released in North America on September 29, 2009 via E1 Music (formerly KOCH Records). The effort was made available on CD, digital download, vinyl and special edition with a bonus 65-minute DVD.
“Hatebreed” was issued on Roadrunner in all other territories.