ANTHRAX’s SCOTT IAN To Appear In AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’: Episode Air Date Announced


ANTHRAX guitarist Scott Ian will make a cameo in the second half of the fifth season of AMC‘s zombie apocalypse drama “The Walking Dead”.

The episode featuring Ian will air on Sunday, March 1, it was announced.

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Asked why metal musicians love horror so much, Ian said: “They’ve always gone hand in hand. Metal guys are huge nerds. [Laughs] A good percentage of are either horror or sci-fi or comic book or fantasy nerds. So, all of a sudden if you have some disposable income, you’re like, ‘Wow, I can actually buy that zombie head from that movie!'”

ANTHRAX, along with producer Jay Ruston, is currently in a Los Angeles studio recording the follow-up to their 2011 Grammy-nominated album, Worship Music.