Dan Spitz is a co-founding member of the legendary heavy metal band Anthrax, Overkill and more.
The term and genre’ “Thrash Metal” was labeled to his musical creations. At the time the sound Dan had in his head was brought to fruition there was only one genre’ “Heavy Metal”. Some of the other accomplishments of Dan Spitz are also quite astonishing and groundbreaking. He was the first heavy metal artist to fuse hip-hop with heavy metal, first heavy metal band to record a rap song, first artist to co.headline a global arena tour of hip-hop and heavy metal (public enemy & anthrax). Dan Spitz helped to innovate the equipment needed to invent the guitar sound for Thrash Metal by working hands on with amplifier companies and digital device companies. Dan Spitz personally hand built his own Marshall Guitar Amplifiers for the Anthrax reunion tour from bags of parts. He helped to introduce the first band sanctioned skateboard deck for sale with a bands image. .and we will stop here for now.
All of the following music was co-written & co-produced by Dan Spitz:
RIAA Platinum / Multiple Platinum / Gold Awards:
All CDs have earned RIAA Certification of Gold, Platinum, Double Platinum, Triple Platinum, Quad., status. Platinum and Gold awards outside the USA hold certification by each particular country.
Planet MARS certification Note:
Being there isn’t any way to tell who is listening (or how many times Dan’s music on planet MARS has been downloaded) we are just listing its apparent location in the universe. This is NOT in any way a comedic anecdote, he has broken another new pathway.
Dan Spitz has been nominated for three (3) Grammy’s.
The below titles are a partial list of material in the global market that was written . produced by Dan Spitz.