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June 29, 2004

Krokus to celebrate 25 years with two albums to be released in the USA

European metal favorites Krokus, will celebrate 25 years of great music this summer with the return of vocalist Mark Storace and guitarist Fernando Von Arb, and the release of not one, but two new albums. Reality Entertainment is releasing a double live album, Fire and Gasoline on June 29th, followed by a new studio album, Rock The Block on July 27th. Both albums have already been released in Europe where Rock The Block immediately hit the number one spot in the band’s native Switzerland among great charts performances in other territories.

Krokus have sold more than 10 million albums worldwide, the bulk of those recordings being sold in the U.S. The re-formation of the band’s most successful core, Storace and von Arb also includes Patrick Aeby (drums), Dominique Favez (guitar) and Tony Castell (bass) and promises to be a special treat for longtime fans of this legendary band.

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