Stormtroopers of Death | Speak English or Die | 30th Anniversary Edition Vinyl 2LP

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STORMTROOPERS OF DEATH, better known as S.O.D., was a crossover thrash band formed in New York in 1985. They are commonly credited as being among the first bands to fuse hardcore punk with thrash metal into a style sometimes called "crossover thrash." The track "March Of The S.O.D." from "Speak English Or Die" was the "Headbangers Ball" intro song for many years. After finishing his guitar tracks on the ANTHRAX album "Spreading The Disease", Scott Ian would draw pictures of the face of a character known as "Sargent D." The pictures would be accompanied by slogans such as "I'm not racist; I hate everyone" and "Speak English Or Die," and Ian would write lyrics about this character. He decided to form a hardcore band based on Sargent D, so he recruited ANTHRAX drummer Charlie Benante, ex-ANTHRAX bassist Dan Lilker, and PSYCHOS bassist Billy Milano on vocals.

LP Track Listing:

_- Disc 1 -
1 March of the S.O.D
2 Sargeant D & the S.O.D
3 Kill Yourself
4 Milano Mosh
5 Speak English or Die
6 United Forces
7 Chromatic Death
8 Pi Alpha Nu
9 Anti-Procrastination Song
10 What's That Noise
11 Freddy Krueger

- Disc 2 -
1 Milk
2 Pre-Menstrual Princess Blues 1:99
3 Pussy Whipped
4 Fist Banging Mania
5 No Turning Back
6 F*** the Middle East
7 Douche Crew (D.C.)
8 Hey Gordy!!
9 The Ballad of Jimi Hendrix
10 Diamonds and Rust (Extended Version)
11 Identity
12 Go

- Disc 3 -
1 March of the S.O.D./Sargent "D"
2 Kill Yourself
3 Milano Mosh
4 Speak English or Die
5 F*** the Middle East/Douche Crew
6 Not/Momo/Taint/The Camel Boy/Diamonds and Rust/Anti-Procrastination Song

- Disc 4 -
1 Milk
2 United Forces
3 United Forces II
4 Ram It Up
5 Bonus Material