Terrorizer Magazine Releases Cover Commemorating 25 Years of Relapse Records
Relapse Records is extremely proud to announce that the UK’s prestigious Terrorizer Magazine has released a cover story on the label’s 25 year history for their latest February issue. Featuring an in-depth profile on the label and their silver anniversary, the issue, which includes The Dillinger Escape Plan‘s Ben Weinman and Mastodon‘s Troy Sanders on the cover, is available on select newsstands now throughout the UK, Europe and the US and is available now via Terrorizer.com. A preview of the new issue is available HERE.
Terrorizer publisher Miranda Yardley commented on the cover feature, saying “You cannot do anything other than admire the consistent quality of artists Relapse has championed over the last 25 years.” Relapse label founder and owner Matt Jacobson added “Terrorizer, since its inception, has been one of the worlds best metal magazines… We are truly honored that they have chosen to feature Relapse & our 25th anniversary as this months cover story”.
As part of the continued year long celebration for their 25th anniversary, Relapse recently released a free 180+ song sampler spanning the label’s entire history. The sampler features one track from almost every artist that has ever released an EP or full-length with the label since 1990 including Mastodon, Neurosis, Obituary, Red Fang, Death, Dying Fetus, Necrophagist, Suffocation, Baroness, Dillinger Escape Plan, High on Fire, Torche, Pig Destroyer and many more. The sampler can be streamed and downloaded via Bandcamp HERE.
2015 also sees Relapse reissuing a significant amount of their long out-of-print and classic albums on vinyl with records from Nasum, Amorphis, Nile, Human Remains, Incantation, and Pan-Thy-Monium already announced and available via Relapse.com HERE. Further vinyl reissues from Neurosis, Dillinger Escape Plan, Pig Destroyer, Bongzilla, and many more will be released throughout 2015. A special, super limited silver colored vinyl of every record released/reissued in 2015 will also be made available via Relapse.com.
Relapse will be publicly celebrating its silver anniversary at Maryland Deathfest alongside current and former Relapse artists Amorphis (playing Tales From The Thousand Lakes in its entirety), Obituary, Neurosis, Suffocation, Razor, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Cephalic Carnage, Primitive Man, YOB, Tombs, Devourment, Origin, Skinless, Inverloch, Inter Arma, Serpentine Path, and Noisear.