Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian has decided to mark the release of the band's latest album "Worship Music" deluxe edition pack by sharing his metal classics Spotify playlist in a recent Metal Hammer exclusive.
Most will agree that with the likes of Iron Maiden, Motorhead, Metallica and Slayer he simply couldn't go wrong and are likely to share the guitarist's opinions to at least a certain extent. With a total of 13 tracks, you can check out the full playlist below.
The group has recently released their fourth EP record titled "Anthems," now also available as a part of "Worship Music" deluxe edition pack. The release itself consists of various classic rock covers, including the likes of AC/DC, Rush, Boston and Thin Lizzy. Several tracks were previously posted online and are available for streaming over at official Nuclear Blast Records YouTube channel.
Ian recently got a lot of publicity following his comments regarding the new pope election. After the introduction of Pope Francis I as the new papal leader, the guitarist posted the following statement on his official Twitter account: "Call me when King Diamond is elected Pope. Until then, #WhoGivesASh-tWhoGivesAF--k."
In related news, Anthrax got honored with a special jersey showcase at the New York Yankees Stadium. The band has revealed their excitement and the picture of the specialized Anthrax jerseys via official Twitter account.
Holy Sh-t Balls, top this Slayer! Anthrax jerseys hanging at Yankee Stadium! fb.me/vgvlP5LQ
Anthrax (Band) (@Anthrax) March 22, 2013