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Brendon Small's Galaktikon

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Brendom Small Announces Los Angeles Appearances

Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small will release his brand new, high-stakes intergalactic album, "Galaktikon II: Become The Storm," this Friday, August 25th via Megaforce Records/MRI.

In celebration, Brendon will take part in several Los Angeles-based appearances and activities this week. He will also take part in a Reddit AMA (via /r/IAmA) on Saturday, August 26th at 1:00pm Pacific time.

On Wednesday, August 23rd from 7:00-10:00 PM, Brendon Small will join kings of metal cuisine Grill Em' All for an in-store appearance, live comedy, podcast (with comedian Steve Agee) and meet & greet. On this day only, Grill Em' All will feature a special Galaktikon-themed menu item. There, you can also buy issue #1 of the Galakticon comic.

Next, on Thursday, August 24th at 7:00 PM, Brendon will host a free in-store signing of issue #1 of the comic at the legendary Meltdown Comics (7522 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA).

Finally, on Friday, August 25th at 10:30 PM, Hollywood Improv (8162 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA) will present a special Baked Comedy and Music record release party, hosted by Brendon Small and comedian Steve Agee. Further appearances and performances will be made by Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian, famed vocalist Pearl Aday, seasoned session musician of Dethklok touring fame Mike Keneally, Survivor'sWalter Ino, musician Joe Travers, and comedian Tom Lennon. The show is 18+ to enter and tickets are $15. More...

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Brendon Small Teases New Galaktikon Track

Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small will release his brand new, high-stakes intergalactic extreme rock/metal album, "Galaktikon II: Become The Storm," in just one month on August 25th.

Today, fans can sample a teaser of a new track, "To Kill A God," via the teaser clip below. In a recent interview, Small tells Altpress.com: "I think one of the coolest things about music is not knowing [the whole story] and trying to figure it out for yourself... there are no lyrics [printed in the album]. If you can figure them out, I want to hear what your take is. You don't have to give everything away, and you can maybe even hopefully build a little bit of intrigue."

1. Some Days Are For Dying
2. Icarus Six Sixty Six
3. The Agenda
4. The Ocean Galaktik
5. My Name Is Murder (streaming here)
6. Become The Storm
7. Nightmare
8. Could This Be The End
9. To Kill A God
10. Exitus
11. Rebuilding A Planet More...

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Brendon Small's Galaktikon Streaming New Song

The wait is over - Dethklok mastermind Brendon Small has unleashed a brand new, full track cut from his upcoming high-stakes intergalactic extreme rock/metal album, "Galaktikon II: Become The Storm."

The album will officially drop August 25th, 2017 via Megaforce Records/MRI and today a new single, entitled "My Name Is Murder." is available for streaming below.

Brendon Small says: "I wrote all the riffs for 'My Name Is Murder' in one sitting, and it quickly became a favorite while we were making the record. Story-wise, this song is about a bad dude doing very bad things, and writing from the POV of a bad guy is very, very fun for me."

1. Some Days Are For Dying
2. Icarus Six Sixty Six
3. The Agenda
4. The Ocean Galaktik
5. My Name Is Murder
6. Become The Storm
7. Nightmare
8. Could This Be The End
9. To Kill A God
10. Exitus
11. Rebuilding A Planet More...

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Brendon Small Returns With "Galaktikon II"

Brendon Small - the mastermind behind massive metal band Dethklok and the Metalocalypse show - has been teasing a new chapter of his popular Galaktikon saga for months. After spending the past two years writing and recording new material and dropping random hints throughout the media and at appearances, the wait is over.

This year, marking the 10 year anniversary of his breakout Dethklok release, "The Dethalbum," Brendon Small will reveal his upcoming high-stakes intergalactic extreme rock/metal album, "Galaktikon II: Become The Storm."

The album will be released via physical and digital retailers on August 25th, 2017 (Megaforce Records/MRI), with digital pre-orders set to become available next Friday, June 2nd.

Take a 360° hyperspeed trip through the galaxy and hear a clip of brand new music via the YouTube player below. More...

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Brendon Small Working On Galaktikon Album

While there's no news currently forthcoming on Metalocalypse or Dethklok, Brendon Small has revealed he is working on another solo Galaktikon album.

Small posted the image below via Twitter and Instagram with the brief message "Im very excited to announce that this is currently in production... #galaktikonII."

Stay tuned for more info on the album as it comes available. If you haven't heard the previous album, it's available for streaming in full after the jump. More...

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Brendon Small's Galaktikon Streaming Entire Album

Brendon Small and Technorati.com are pleased to provide fans with a full album stream of the new project, "Brendon Small's Galaktikon," today at this location.

The stream gives listeners the opportunity to experience the entire record in all of its glory two days before the official release date. Check out the stream now, or you can pre-order "Brendon Small's Galaktikon" here.

Metalunderground.com also recently conducted an interview with Brendon about the album. Give the interview a read here.

The track listing is as follows: More...

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Brendon Small Releases Track By Track Breakdown

Brendon Small and GuitarWorld.com have teamed up to share an exclusive track-by-track explanation video with fans, available for viewing today at this location. Brendon personally takes fans from the first song through the end of the album with individual track descriptions of the story behind the concept album.

The release date for Brendon Small's Galaktikon is now finally planted firm at April 29th, 2012, but don’t fret about these few long weeks—you can pre-order your copy tonight. Log on to this location fore pre-order info.

Brendon Small's Galaktikon, "A High Stakes Intergalactic Extreme Rock album," will be released on April 29th, 2012, slated to coincide with the Season 4 premiere of Metalocalypse on Sunday, April 29 at 12:15am (ET/PT) on Adult Swim. For more details on the release, check out our interview with Brendon Small here.

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Brendon Small's Galaktikon Posts New Song

Brendon Small and Alternative Press Magazine are releasing the third brand new track from the Metalocaylpse co-creator’s new side project, "Brendon Small's Galaktikon." This track, entitled "Prophecy of the Lazer Witch," is the second track on the album and steps away from metal to a more structured rock sound. Head over here to stream the track.

“In this song, in a moment of weakness, our intergalactic space hero (who has recently been humiliated by a messy public divorce) goes to have his fortune told by the Lazer Witch (a space Prophet),” states Brendon. “He's given a warning that his life and the lives of everyone close to him are in danger if he doesn't stop meddling with his ex-wife’s affairs. He is also told that his arch nemesis whom he imprisoned years ago is back.” More...

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Brendon Small Announces New Album Release Date

Brendon Small has checked in with the following announcement about the release of his new project "Brendon Small's Galaktikon" and the upcoming season of Metalocalypse:

"My new project, Brendon Small's GALAKTIKON, will hit stores on April 24th, 2012 to coincide with the Season 4 premiere of METALOCALYPSE on Sunday, April 29 at 12:15am (ET/PT) on Adult Swim.

"Don't sweat the wait... pre-orders will be available beginning next week."

You can also check out Metalunderground.com's recent interview with Brendon Small about the new album and the upcoming season of Metalocalypse at this location.

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Brendon Small Streaming New Song

Metalocalypse/Dethklok creator Brendon Small will soon be releasing his new high stakes, intergalactic extreme rock album "Brendon Small's Galaktikon." Crave Online is now streaming a song from the upcoming album.

Check out the new track "On My Way" in the SoundCloud player or by heading over to Crave Online here.

“I’m thrilled to finally give people a taste of what I’ve been blabbing about doing for months,” states Brendon. “’On My Way’ is the last track on the record, where our hero confronts the villain and saves the girl, while complaining the whole time! Enjoy, and stay tuned for more tracks emerging soon.

Metalunderground.com also recently chatted with Brendon Small about the new project. Check out the full interview at this location. More...

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Brendon Small Announces Fan Chat

Brendon Small, co-creator/ writer/ actor/ director/ producer/ of Adult Swim's Metalocalypse television series and the creative brain behind the new “High Stakes Intergalactic Extreme Rock album” Brendon Small's Galaktikon, will be taking part in an exclusive fan chat hosted by Yowie.com on Monday, March 5th at 1pm PT/4pm ET.

Brendon will answer questions about his new side project as well as questions about his other various projects. The chat will be hosted at this location. Be sure to log in on Monday, March 5th for this unique opportunity to chat directly with Brendon.

Brendon’s new side project, Brendon Small's Galaktikon, is set to release in April 2012. The album release will coincide with the Season 4 premiere of Metalocalypse. Brendon Small is responsible for writing and performing all of the music on Metalocaylpse, as well as "Dethklok: The Deathalbum" and "Dethalbum II."

“This album should be thought of as an audio comic book, an over acted chamber drama, a ridiculous premise that takes itself way too seriously all the way to the end,” states Brendon Small.

For all up-to-date information and to purchase Brendon Small's Galaktikon please visit this location, your one-stop-shop for everything involving this new project. You can also catch more intermittent updates on Facebook.

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Brendon Small Announces New Project

Brendon Small is the co-creator/ writer/ actor/ director/ producer/ of Adult Swim's Metalocalypse television series. Brendon Small is also responsible for writing and performing all of the show's music and "Dethklok: The Deathalbum."

Now, Brendon has written and produced Brendon Small's Galaktikon: "A High Stakes Intergalactic Extreme Rock album," his long-awaited side project set to release in April 2012. The album release will coincide with the Season 4 premiere of Metalocalypse.

Coming off of the second Dethklok album, Brendon Small's Galaktikon searches for melody (in the vocal) and finds inspirations in modern black metal, Queen, Foo Fighters, Soundgarden, Smashing Pumpkins and Weezer. No influence is unwelcome on this project. Brendon Small paired with Dethklok drummer Gene Hoglan (Strapping Young Lad, Testament, Fear Factory) and Dethklok bassist Bryan Beller (Steve Vai, Mike Keneally band) and Dethklok engineer and mixer Ulrich Wild.

“This album should be thought of as an audio comic book, an over acted chamber drama, a ridiculous premise that takes itself way too seriously all the way to the end,” states Brendon Small. More...

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