Adult Swim will present Metal Swim 2, the second volume in their compilation series Metal Swim. Metal Swim 2 is a large collection of songs gathered from various artists across the metal spectrum. The first album was released as a free download on their website. It consisted of rare and unreleased material from various metal bands.
Music will include thrash metal, doom metal and more. The compilation features fifteen diverse, original, new tracks from Alien Weaponry, Akvan, Author & Punisher, Baroness, Botanist, Dark Castle, Dreadnought, Eyehategod, Kat Katz + Andy Gibbs from Thou, Nervosa, Oathbreaker, Sunn O))), The Body, Vile Creature, and Volahn. Metal Swim 2 is completed with striking cover art by comic book creator Becky Cloonan (Batman, The Punisher, Southern Cross).
The show is curated by Adult Swim writer and producer Laura Sterritt. The streaming-only compilation drops May 3, 2019. Music trailer is featured below and the compelling cover artwork was created by comic book creator Becky Cloonan.
Last fall, Adult Swim released a music compilation called Fever Dreams that featured new music by Alice Glass, SURVIVE and more. Sunn O))) the influential experimental metal band just released a new album, Life Metal, their first new full album project in four years. This is their eighth album in all. Life Metal was released via Southern Lord Recordings.
Adult Swim which launched in 2001 is part of Turner Network. Adult Swim offers original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults. Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.
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