Holt also discusses his guitar heroes and the first song he learned on the instrument.
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Legendary thrash metal band Exodus have revealed the art for their upcoming album, Blood In, Blood Out which will be released in the fall via Nuclear Blast.
Given the recent news that guitarist Gary Holt will once again be joining Slayer on the road this summer, it's fair to ask what will become of Exodus' touring plans in the meantime.
Last night in Prague, Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser joined Exodus on stage for a rendition of the band's classic track, "Piranha." You can check out fan-filmed footage of the performance below.