That's a good point about bringing the metal and punk scenes together. I never thought about that.
I still maintain that Reign in Blood is the lesser of their first five albums.
9/4 Cult of Luna
9/11-13 Riot Fest
9/19 Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats
9/25 Cattle Decapitation
9/26 D.R.I. and/or Alcest