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Dave Lombardo, Scott Ian & Fil Eisler

Hear Slipknot’s Corey Taylor, Halestorm’s Lzzy Hale & More Join Anthrax’s Scott Ian & Dave Lombardo (Ex-Slayer) On “Thunder Force”


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Thunder Force” has been launched as the first single from the score/soundtrack to the upcoming Netflix film, ‘Thunder Force‘. Composer Fil Eisler was joined by guitarist Scott Ian (Anthrax, Mr. Bungle, etc.) and Dave Lombardo (Suicidal Tendencies, ex-Slayer, etc.) in the studio to create original music for that film.

This particular track finds Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor, Halestorm frontwoman/guitarist Lzzy Hale and cellist Tina Guo guesting. ‘Thunder Force‘ stars Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer and will premiere on Netflix next Friday, April 09th. An official soundtracak will arrive on the same date via Milan Records.

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Eisler commented of the track:

“One of the great things about scoring movies is that I get to play in a lot of different musical sandboxes and occasionally the opportunity comes up to invite in some special guests. Anthrax and Slayer played a huge part in my childhood and I’ve been a fan of both Corey and Lzzy for years, so when the idea of doing an orchestral metal score came up, it was a perfect excuse to go straight to the source. Why fake it when you can work with the real originals! It was honestly one of the most outright fun experiences of my scoring career so far.”

Corey Taylor:

“It was awesome to work on this track with Lzzy and be a part of the film ‘Thunder Force‘. It is always nice to be creative and work with other artists in the community, especially during this extended time at home. I’m excited for everyone to hear the song and see the film!”

Lzzy Hale:

“I’m beyond excited to be included on the ‘Thunder Force‘ soundtrack, surrounded by friends, representing the genres I love so much, Rock and Metal! You won’t know what hit you! Remember, LIGHTNING NEVER STRIKES IF YOU CAN’T FORCE THE THUNDER!”

Dave Lombardo:

“I have had the privilege of working in the music industry for over 35 years. There is something incredibly exhilarating about performing on stage, specifically the edge that comes with the off the rails style of music I play. Working with Fil Eisler on ‘Thunder Force‘ somehow captured that same feeling. This score is a powerful musical engine. It was a pleasure to be a part of the team that helped this come to life.”

Tina Guo:

“Working with living legends on this soundtrack for a film that features two ordinary women turned superheroes has been incredible. I feel the same way whenever I pick up my electric cello and feel my own transformation from causal nerd to screaming banshee. I cannot wait for everyone to hear it!”

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