After three decades of creating some of the best music thrash metal has to offer and touring alongside bands such as Anthrax, Slayer, and Judas Priest, Testament’s music is as fresh and powerful as ever. The band, which is credited with establishing the genre of thrash metal in the early 1980s will be taking the Main Stage at the 25th edition of Pol’and’Rock Festival.
Eric [Peterson, guitar] and I are still the main songwriting force within Testament, although, of course, we're wide open to whatever the other guys want to bring to the band as a whole. Eric will crank out all these amazing riffs and I'll write the lyrics. We fumble around until the main skeleton of the song comes together and then we'll flesh it out until it's complete. Alex [Skolnick, guitar] and Steve [DiGiorgio, bass] and Gene [Hoglan, drums] adding their talents? It's crazy!
Chuck Billy, frontman of the band on their creative process
Eric Peterson, guitars; Alex Skolnick, lead guitar; Steve DiGiorgio, bass; Gene Hoglan, drums; Chuck Billy, vocals
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