On July 9, Aniruddh “Andrew” Bansal of Metal Assault conducted an interview with vocalist Katon W. De Pena of Californian thrashers HIRAXat the Key Club in Hollywood, California. You can now watch the chat below.
On June 29, 2010 (one day earlier internationally), Season of Mist released a new compilation album from HIRAX, “Noise Chaos War”. Consisting of three thrashing EPs — remastered, remixed and available on CD for the first time — this release also includes a video for “Bombs of Death”, filmed live in Japan in 2009.
Originally signed to Metal Blade in 1985, HIRAX has been at the forefront of the thrash movement for over 25 years. Their music has stood the test of time and their legions of fans continue to grow.