Virginia band Lamb Of God recently announced the release of their highly-anticipated full-length covers album as Burn The PriestLegion: XX – a collection of songs reflecting the greatness of the classic punk, hardcore, crossover and noise artists that influenced them in their formative years, executed with their signature modern sound.

Legion: XX features tracks originally performed by Cro-Mags, Agnostic Front, Quicksand, Ministry, Bad Brains, Melvins, S.O.D., The Accused, Big Black, and Richmond punk band Sliang Laos.

Following up on the surprise release of their cover of The Accused’s “Inherit The Earth” last month, the band is releasing another blistering track from Legion: XX – a charging cover of Big Black’s “Kerosene”.

Legion: XX Track Listing:

01. Inherit The Earth (originally performed by The Accused)
02. Honey Bucket (originally performed by Melvins)
03. Kerosene (originally performed by Big Black)
04. Kill Yourself (originally performed by S.O.D.)
05. I Against I (originally performed by Bad Brains)
06. Axis Rot (originally performed by Sliang Laos)
07. Jesus Built My Hotrod (originally performed by Ministry)
08. One Voice (originally performed by Agnostic Front)
09. Dine Alone (originally performed by Quicksand)
10. We Gotta Know (originally performed by Cro-Mags)
11. In The Meantime * (originally performed by Helmet) *on vinyl only

I have an unhealthy obsession with bad horror movies, the song Wanted Dead Or Alive and crap British game shows. I do this not because of the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle it affords me but more because it gives me an excuse to listen to bands that sound like hippos mating.