Testament in 2008
|Also known as||Legacy (1983–1986)|
|Origin||Berkeley, California, US|
Death metal (1997-1999, 2004)
|Labels||Atlantic, Megaforce, Spitfire, Burnt Offerings, Nuclear Blast|
|Associated acts||Alex Skolnick Trio, Dragonlord, Dublin Death Patrol, Exodus, Megadeth, Slayer|
Testament is an American thrash metal band from Berkeley, California, formed in 1983. They are often credited as one of the most popular bands of the 1980s thrash metal scene. In the 30 years since its inception, Testament has had numerous lineup changes, and guitarist Eric Peterson has been the only constant member, although the band currently features three original members.
Studio albums [change]
|1988||The New Order|
|1989||Practice What You Preach|
|1990||Souls of Black|
|2008||The Formation of Damnation|
|2012||The Dark Roots of Earth|
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