Anthrax is back!
Not the white powder mailed to The Post and other news organizations a decade ago. But rather New York City’s hometown heavy-metal heroes, who bashed out their first power chord in 1981 but were lambasted for their ill-conceived moniker in the wake of the 2001 terror attacks. At the time, they joked about changing their name to something friendly, like “Basket Full of Puppies.”
Their name remains the same, and they still thrash with incredible force, but nobody would have predicted that they’d still be around today. Just two years ago, the group had no singer and was haphazardly trying to finish a half-baked album that was already two years old and about to be shelved. Anthrax was ready to call it quits….