Legendary thrash metal band EXODUS is pleased to announce their recent signing with Breaking Bands LLC and The Agency Group. Breaking Bands LLC is directed and founded by the powerhouse team of Testament vocalist and co-manager Chuck Billy, Adrenaline PR CEO Maria Ferrero, and former MegaForce Records and Crazed Management owners Jon and Marsha Zazula.
Maria Ferrero states, “Working with EXODUS in this capacity has been an ongoing conversation that we finally solidified. The band and I have a continuous history, since 1984 to be exact. I am a true fan of their music, so I look forward to being a part of taking this band to the highest level.”
Maria asked us to join forces and manage bands together. When she told us our first project would be EXODUS there we’re smiles from cheek to cheek,” adds Jon Zazula. “EXODUS has been ready to explode for years and the time has come. 2014 will be the year that EXODUS blasts off to an unstoppable assent like never before. We can’t wait to be part of it.”
Chuck Billy adds, “I’m excited to be a part of this, I am forever Bonded By Blood!”
As mentioned above, EXODUS has also signed with The Agency Group, who are known for booking some of today’s biggest and best artists. The band is proudly represented by agents Dan Rozenblum in North and South America, and Tom Taaffe in Europe and Asia.
Dan Rozenblum states, “EXODUS remains as one of my favorite bands of all time, and words cannot describe how pleased I am that we are now able to assist the band to reach fans around the globe.”
Tom Taaffe adds, “EXODUS is one of the most integral bands in metal music from the last thirty years. The amount of bands that they have influenced is staggering. It’s great to be working with them and it’s an exciting prospect that The Agency Group will be taking them to all corners of the globe going forward.”
EXODUS recently announced their participation in a monumental upcoming tour with headliners Slayer and additional special guests Suicidal Tendencies. This metal-head’s “dream tour” kicks off on May 9th in Salt Lake City, UT, and hits six more cities, including a stop at the world-famous Rock On The Range festival on May 17th in Columbus, OH.
Gary Holt will perform double-duty on this run as guitarist for his band EXODUS, while also filling in for Slayer’s fallen guitarist Jeff Hanneman.
EXODUS US TOUR with SLAYER, SUICIDAL TENDENCIES:
May 9 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Great Salt Air
May 10 – Denver, CO – The Fillmore Auditorium
May 11 – Billings, MT – Shrine Auditorium
May 13 – Kansas City, MO – Uptown Theater
May 15 – St. Louis, MO – The Pageant
May 16 – Milwaukee, WI – Eagles Ballroom
May 17 – Columbus, OH – Rock on the Range – Columbus Crew Stadium
EXODUS INTERNATIONAL DATES:
Jul. 11 – Balingen, Germany – Bang Your Head Festival
Jul. 12 – Antwerp, Belgium – Antwerp Metal Festival