Tsunami Benefit

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Tsunami Benefit
Tsunami Benefit (split).jpg
EP by Napalm Death, The Haunted and Heaven Shall Burn
Released 22 January 2005
Genre Death metal, grindcore, thrash metal , metalcore
Length9:24
Language English, German
Label Century Media
Napalm Death chronology
Leaders Not Followers: Part 2
(2004)
Tsunami Benefit
(2005)
The Code Is Red...Long Live the Code
(2005)
The Haunted chronology
Revolver
(2004) Revolver2004
Tsunami Benefit
(2005) Tsunami Benefit2005
The Dead Eye
(2006) The Dead Eye2006
Heaven Shall Burn chronology
Antigone
(2004) Antigone2004
Tsunami Benefit
(2005) Tsunami Benefit2005
The Split Program II
(2005) The Split Program II2005

The Tsunami Benefit split CD single was released in 2005 on Century Media, featuring Napalm Death, The Haunted, and Heaven Shall Burn, with one song from each. It is limited to 1000 copies. "Strassenkampf" is a Die Skeptiker cover.

Napalm Death British grindcore band

Napalm Death are a British extreme metal band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981. While none of its original members remain in the group since December 1986, the lineup of vocalist Mark "Barney" Greenway, bassist Shane Embury, guitarist Mitch Harris and drummer Danny Herrera has remained consistent of the band's career since 1992's Utopia Banished, although, from 1989 to 2004, Napalm Death were a five-piece band after they added Jesse Pintado as the replacement of one-time guitarist Bill Steer; following Pintado's departure, the band reverted to a four-piece rather than replace him.

The Haunted (Swedish band) Swedish thrash metal band from Gothenburg

The Haunted is a Swedish extreme metal band from Gothenburg formed in 1996. The original members were Anders and Jonas Björler, Peter Dolving, Adrian Erlandsson and Patrik Jensen. Both of the Björler brothers and Erlandsson were members of the seminal melodic death metal band At the Gates, a pioneering force in the Swedish death metal scene.

Heaven Shall Burn German band

Heaven Shall Burn are a German extreme metal band from Saalfeld, formed in 1996. The band consists of vocalist Marcus Bischoff, guitarists Maik Weichert and Alexander Dietz, bassist Eric Bischoff and drummer Christian Bass. They are currently signed to Century Media. They have released eight studio albums, as well as a number of other records. One of their album, Veto, entered the German Album Charts at #2 in 2013.

Track listing

Napalm Death
No.TitleLength
1."The Great and the Good" (feat. Jello Biafra - Vocals)4:12
The Haunted
No.TitleLength
2."Smut King"3:09
Heaven Shall Burn
No.TitleLength
3."Strassenkampf" (feat. Patrick Schleitzer - Lead guitar, lead vocals)2:03

Personnel

Napalm Death
Barney Greenway British extreme metal vocalist

Mark Andrew "Barney" Greenway is a British extreme metal vocalist, who is currently the lead vocalist of Napalm Death, and was formerly a member of Extreme Noise Terror, and Benediction.

Mitch Harris American rock musician

Mitch Harris is an American guitarist, born in Queens, New York, then moving to Las Vegas, Nevada, but currently living in Birmingham, England. He started his career in the grindcore band Righteous Pigs. He did a side project with Mick Harris – then the drummer of grindcore band Napalm Death, called Defecation. Shortly thereafter, he left Righteous Pigs and joined Napalm Death permanently in 1989, firstly appearing on the Harmony Corruption album. He is still with them, playing guitar and back-up vocals. He also participated in the projects Meathook Seed, Little Giant Drug, and Goatlord. In 2013, a featured song called "K.C.S." was included on the album Savages by the band Soulfly that was released on October 4, 2013, and was written by Harris and Max Cavalera.

Shane Embury British musician

Shane Embury is a British bassist and, since 1987, a member of grindcore and death metal band Napalm Death.

The Haunted
Peter Dolving Swedish musician

Peter Dolving is a Swedish musician, songwriter, visual artist and spoken word poet, now living in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil and is most commonly known as the former frontman of the metal band, the Haunted.

Anders Björler Swedish musician

Anders Björler is a musician and a songwriter from Sweden. He is best known as the former guitar player in The Haunted and At The Gates. Anders also has a twin brother; Jonas Björler, whom he has played with in both At The Gates and The Haunted. Anders also released an instrumental solo album in November 2013 entitled 'Antikythera', which was inspired by progressive rock, post-rock, jazz and Italian film soundtracks. In addition to his music career, Anders also directed, edited and produced music videos, documentaries and in-the-studio features for bands like At The Gates, The Haunted, In Flames, Dark Tranquillity & Meshuggah.

Patrik Jensen Swedish musician

Patrik Jensen is a Swedish guitarist and co-founder of the bands, The Haunted (1996-present), and Witchery (1997-present), and also the former guitarist of the bands Orchriste (1987-1990), Seance (1990-1995) Satanic Slaughter (1994-1996) and Brujeria (1997).

Heaven Shall Burn

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