Cover image for Perpetual conversion : 30 years & counting in the life of metal veteran Dan Lilker
Perpetual conversion : 30 years & counting in the life of metal veteran Dan Lilker
Hofer, Dave.
Personal Author:
First edition.
Publication Information:
London, Ontario, Canada : Handshake Inc., 2014.
Physical Description:
176 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
"Compiled from all-new interviews with not only Lilker but also his family and friends - including past and present band members - Perpetual Conversion progresses chronologically through all of his groundbreaking bands - Anthrax, SOD, Nuclear Assault, Brutal Truth, Hemlock - in addition to stopping for a look at his lesser-known projects along the way, including Extra Hot Sauce, The Ravenous, Malformed Earthborn and Overlord Exterminator. With all-original contributions from the likes of Craig Setari, Barney Greenway, Dave Witte, Ross Dolan, John Connelly, Scott Ian, Gene Hoglan, Kevin Sharp, Anders Odden, Rich Hoak, Digby Pearson, Jason Fuller, Fenriz, Chris Reifert, Necro, Dave Ellefson and Jacob Bannon among many others, Perpetual Conversion focuses not only on Lilker's prolific career, but on the many he's influenced along the way. Also featuring archival photos, flyers and 3 full color photo sections, this book will thrill and delight fans of Lilker's glorious metal past, and fans of heaviousity in general. Perpetual Conversion, a fanzine-style book honoring Lilker's contributions to music, told from the perspective of Lilker and the other interviewees, and with topics ranging from the formations and dissolutions of bands, his participation in the New York hardcore and metal scenes, touring, songwriting and recording. Featuring a treasure-trove of previously-unpublished photos, fliers and memorabilia from all eras of Lilker's career, Perpetual Conversion is a must-read for all fans of heavy metal"--Publisher's description.
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Includes index.
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