Death’s The Sound Of Perseverance Re-Issued
DEATH‘s seventh and final album, “The Sound Of Perseverance”, will be reissued on February 15, 2011 in North America (February 21 internationally) via Relapse Records. The first in a series of official DEATH reissues slated for 2011, “The Sound Of Perseverance” has been remastered and expanded to include a second disc of previously unreleased demo material. The reissue will also include enhanced artwork and liner notes from the original cover artist, Travis Smith, as well as liner notes from DEATH guitarist Shannon Hamm and never-before-seen photographs from “The Sound Of Perseverance” era. A special deluxe version of the “The Sound Of Perseverance” reissue will also be made available exclusively via Relapse mailorder and digitally via iTunes. The deluxe version will include a third bonus disc of unreleased material. Additional reissue details, including pre-order options, will be announced shortly.
Today, December 13, marks nine years since DEATH founder/mastermind Chuck Schuldiner passed away due to complications from brain cancer. In tribute to his life and legacy, the Schuldiner family, Perseverance Holdings, Inc., and Relapse Records are asking friends, family, and fans to submit their favorite DEATH / Chuck Schuldiner stories, drawings, videos, photos, cover songs, etc. to the official DEATH and Chuck Schuldiner MySpace and Facebook pages. DEATH and CONTROL DENIED prizes will be awarded monthly to those that submit. Complete tribute details can be found at this event page.