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Warpath Biography

Thrash Metal - Great Britain


Warpath discography

Warpath biography

Warpath is a UK based Metal band.


Formed in 2003, the band's debut album Damnation was released worldwide in May 2008.


Mixed at Kevin Talley's studio USA (Chimaira, DAATH, Hate Eternal) by producer Orlando Villasenor and mastered by legendary metal guitarist James Murphy (Testament, Death, Obituary), the album has received critical acclaim across the world, scoring higher than Metallica, Judas Priest and Testament’s new releases in many magazines.


The album sold out all copies in Japan within two days and all UK copies in under fourteen days, establishing Warpath as one of the best up-coming metal acts in the UK.


In August '08, Warpath were voted by Scuzz TV fans to play at the prestigious Bloodstock Open Air, alongside top metal bands Iced Earth, Nightwish, Dimmu Borgir, Opeth, Helloween, Overkill, Kataklysm, and many others.


Since June '08, Scuzz TV have been playing the Damnation music video regularly. Damnation is now the No.1 rated video, ahead of Slipknot and Machine Head.


Warpath are the first UK Thrash band to have gained regular TV exposure, despite not having the backing of a record label. The video has been aired on MHR TV USA alongside Exodus. Damnation is also being aired on TV shows in Greece, Japan, Spain, Italy and Australia.


September '08 saw a UK distribution deal with Code 7 & Plastic Head which has led to the Damnation album being stocked by all major retail stores including HMV, Zavvi, Amazon and Play.com.


In January 2009, Warpath topped the Terrorizer Magazine Reader's Polls and were voted 'The Best Unsigned Band of the Year'.


The Damnation album has dominated USA metal radio, coming in at Number 1 most added record in the country (FMQB & CMJ). It debuted at Number 25 on the national CMJ Loud Rock Metal Charts and is now being played on over 500 stations in the USA and 200 stations across Europe.