Following its digital release earlier this year, Dark Operative will release the vinyl version of Power Trip’s “Opening Fire: 2008-2014” on Friday, Dec. 7.
A collection of the band’s earliest non-LP output, the compilation documents Power Trip’s self-titled 7″, the “This World” single from “The Extermination Vol: II” LP compilation on Flatspot Records, the “Hammer of Doubt” 2010 version from “America’s Hardcore” LP compilation on Triple B Records and the entirety of “The Armageddon Blues Sessions.” All tracks have been here been remastered by the band’s longtime producer Arthur Rizk and the release completed with artwork by illustrator Matt Stikker.
“Opening Fire: 2008-2014” sees release as Power Trip this year celebrates its 10th anniversary as a band. The vinyl edition is available in an array of colors, including a clear vinyl tour and Bandcamp exclusive color, gold vinyl as the Dark Operative mail-order exclusive color, red vinyl as a RevHQ mailorder exclusive color, and a store-exclusive color variant created from random colors to create unique colors and patterns for the retail versions, so the scheme for each store-bought copy is unique.
POWER TRIP TOUR DATES:
12/03/2018 The Green Room – Flagstaff, AZ w/ The Black Dahlia Murder, Ghoul, Gost and Skeletal Remains
12/05/2018 Jake’s – Lubbock, TX w/ The Black Dahlia Murder, Ghoul, Gost and Skeletal Remains
12/06/2018 House Of Rock – Corpus Christi, TX w/ The Black Dahlia Murder, Ghoul, Gost and Skeletal Remains
12/07/2018 Come And Take It Live – Austin, TX w/ The Black Dahlia Murder, Ghoul, Gost and Skeletal Remains
12/08/2018 Knockdown Center – Queens, NY @ collab set w/ Prurient @ Hospital Fest
4/27/2019 Allstate Arena – Rosemont, IL w/ The Original Misfits, Fear, Venom Inc. [tickets]
“Opening Fire: 2008-2014” Track Listing:
1. Divine Apprehension
2. Suffer No Fool
4. This World (2014)
5. Hammer Of Doubt (2010)
6. Armageddon Blues
7. Lake Of Fire
8. The Evil Beat