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"This band is a juggernaut! Fans of ANTHRAX, MEGADETH, OVERKILL, METALLICA, EXODUS, LAAZ ROCKIT and MOTORHEAD should find plenty to like about NUKEM and their excellent debut album The Unholy Trinity."

- Alex Yarborough, KNAC.com

"...utterly ripping and devastating old-school charge throughout this one that makes for a thrilling experience. 94/100%" 

- Encyclopaedia Metallum 

"A fantastic debut album... Thraaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaash!" 8.8/10

- World of Metal Radio 

Based in San Diego, CA
Founded in 2012
Genre: #Thrash #Metal 
Label: Sleaszy Rider Records
Steve Brogden – Vocals & Guitar
Laura Christine - Guitar
Don Lauder – Bass
Norm Leggio - Drums


Nukem is a Thrash metal force from San Diego, California, that delivers an honest, old school thrash attack. Formed in 2012, Nukem is a new band with seasoned musicians that released their 2016 debut album "The Unholy Trinity", which was mixed & mastered by Ulrich Wild (Pantera, Static X, Dethklok, White Zombie) and is out now via Sleaszy Rider Records out of Greece. 
Special guest solos appear on the album from Thrash Metal greats Craig Locicero (Forbidden/Dress The Dead) & Jimmy Durkin (Dark Angel) as well as super shredders Laura Christine (Warface, Zimmer's Hole) & Reece Scruggs (Havok).

Sleaszy Rider Records
Gardiki Acheronta
46031 Greece

12/15 @ Whisky A-Go-Go - Scour w/ Thrown Into Exile and Nukem

12/14 @ Brick By Brick - Scour w/ Nukem and Thrown Into Exile

10/05 @ Brick By Brick - Satan w/ Nukem, Call of the Wild, and Manic

05/12 @ Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas - Antrhax w/ TestAmenT and Nukem

04/29 @ Fronterizo Fest, TJ Mexico - Scorpions, Megadeth, Agora, Nukem

04/19 @ The Soda Bar - Cave Bastard

w/ Nukem, BeeKeeper

02/24 @ Guerra de Bandas - w/ Nukem, Sentinel, and many others

Previous 2018 Shows:

06/26 @ Brick By Brick - Flotsam & Jetsam

w/ Nukem, Monarch, King Tyranny

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