US heavy metal Legends THRUST have announced that their band – Ron Cooke (Guitar), Andy Beaudry (Vocals), Angel Rodriguez (Guitar), Ray Gervais (Bass) and Joe Rezendes (Drums) – has joined the ESP Guitars artist Family!
Ron Cooke, THRUST guitarist states:
“We are Super EXCITED!!! As of this morning we have joined the incredible ESP family, as a “ESP Endorsed Artist”, along with my heroes Metallica, Alice Cooper, Armored Saint, Queensryche, Ozzy, etc. Sooo grateful! Thanks ESP Guitars!”
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THRUST – founded in 1981 – started the metal scene in Chicago opening for such acts as Motorhead, Michael Schenker, Twisted Sister, and many more. The famous Metal Blade Records debut album “Fist Held High” became right away a cult classic. Furthermore the band toured with Judas Priest on their “Screaming for Vengeance” tour.
In celebration of THRUST’s 35th anniversary Metal Blade Records released in March 2015 the ultimate edition of the band’s classical 1984 album “Fist Held High”. Including the entire album, live and demo tracks from the beginning until the late 80’s plus the so far UNRELEASED studio album “Reincarnation”, produced and engineered by Pat Regan and Bob Kulick!
More information at:
BAND: http://www.thrustonline.com – http://www.indiemerch.com/thrust