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Interview with Suicide Silence; Vocalist Eddie Hermida Talks New Album, Fall Tour, and Fans
Comments Artist Chats » by: Brooke Taylor on Sep 03, 2014
Suicide Silence's Eddie Hermida knew he had to bring a lot to the table when taking over as the band's vocalist after Mitch L…
Gear Review: Giant of the Mountain Front Man Cody Daniels on His Marshall DSL100H Tube Head
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Sep 03, 2014
Texan's Giant of the Mountain recently unleashed their new album, Moon Worship, upon the masses. Calling themselves "Blackene…
Quick & Dirty: Pompeya Bassist Denis Agafonov Discusses His Pillow, Hot Sauce, and Nina Simone
Comments Artist Chats » by: Chris Gonda on Sep 03, 2014
Hailing from Moscow, Russia, Pompeya is an indie rock band that blends elements of '70s disco, '80s New Wave, and '90s rock r…
Quick & Dirty: Chemia Lead Singer Lukasz Drapala Discusses xHamster, Vampires, Tombstone Inscriptions, and Carlito's Way
Comments Artist Chats » by: Chris Gonda on Sep 02, 2014
We recently posted and exclusive free download of Chemia's song "Bondage of Love" (see below), so naturally, we followed that…
Tattoo Talk: Crucified Barbara Guitarist and Backing Vocalist Klara Force on the Meaning Behind Some of Her Ink
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 28, 2014
Klara Force, guitarist and backing vocalist of the Swedish hard rock/metal act Crucified Barbara, recently took a moment to s…
Gear Review: Airbourne Guitarist David Roads on His Wizard Modern Classic Amplifier
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 27, 2014
Australian hard rockers, Airbourne, release their rip-roaring album, Black Dog Barking, worldwide on May 21, 2013. Now, over…
Gear Review: Black Cobra Vocalist and Guitarist Jason Landrian on His MXR Double Shot Distortion Pedal
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 25, 2014
The Bay Area, San Francisco, California two man noise machine known as Black Cobra released their Southern Lord Recordings of…
Purely Provocative: A Breach Of Silence Lead Vocalist Rhys Flannery Discusses Stalkers, Crazy Women, and a Near-Raping in New Zealand
Comments Purely Provocative » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 23, 2014
Rhys Flannery, lead vocalist for the Australian powercore metal act, A Breach Of Silence, recently took a moment to answer so…
Gear Review: Dog Fashion Disco Lead Guitarist Jasan Stepp on His Original Budda Super Overdrive 80
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 22, 2014
Rockville, Maryland-based Avant-garde/alternative metal group, Dog Fashion Disco, formally disbanded in 2007 and, after scatt…
Interview with Body Count; Drummer Ill Will and Guitarist Juan of the Dead Talk New Album, 'Manslaughter'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Brooke Taylor on Aug 22, 2014
Body Count recently released their first album in 8 years; Manslaughter hit the shelves June 10th, on Sumerian Records, to am…
Gear Review: Where Giants Once Stood Guitarist Jordan Turnbull on His Ibanez S1520 PB Guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 20, 2014
Jordan Turnbell, Guitarist for the Toronto, ON-based metal band Where Giants Once Stood, recently took a moment to answer a f…
Gear Review: Enabler Vocalist and Guitarist Jeffrey Lohrber on His Gibson Les Paul Studio Guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 19, 2014
With some gnarly photos thanks to Luke Mouradian, we managed to chat with Enabler vocalist and guitarist, Jeffrey Lohrber, ab…
Purely Provocative: UK Sleaze Rockers Lovebite Talk Death, Orgies, and Catastrophic Equipment Failure
Comments Purely Provocative » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 19, 2014
I recently had a chance to speak with the guys in the UK-based glam/sleaze rock act, Lovebite. The band, who are still giggin…
Gear Review: Stroamata Drummer Alex Markowitz Talks Customized '90s American Stratocaster
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 18, 2014
The industrial-tinged, female-led indie, alt-rock band Stroamata, is making vaves in and around their hometown of Brooklyn, N…
Interview with Godsmack: Drummer Shannon Larkin Talks New Album '1000hp', Drumming, and Organic Writing
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 18, 2014
Godsmack drummer, Shannon Larkin, recently took a moment out of his insanely busy schedule to speak with me about the band's…
Tattoo Talk: In Search Of Sun Bassist Faz Couri on Chinese Lettering, Guinness, and Mechanical Spider Tats
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 17, 2014
Faz Couri, bassist of the London-based hard rock act In Search Of Sun, recently took a moment to sit down and chat with me ab…
Gear Review: Anagnorisis Guitarist Zak Denham Get Seriously Detailed About His Current Rig
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 15, 2014
If you thought you knew heavy music and you're not yet familiar with Anagnorisis, then you just may have to alter your defini…
Gear Review: East Of The Wall Bassist Chris Alfano on His Ampeg Skunkworks SVT Head
Comments Gear Review » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 13, 2014
Call them progressive rock, experimental metal, post-metal, it doesn't really matter. What does matter; however, is that rega…
Interview with Within the Ruins; Vocalist Tim Goergen Talks Summer Slaughter Tour, Embarrassing Music, and Beer
Comments Artist Chats » by: Daniella Kohan on Aug 12, 2014
Within the Ruins recently released their earth-shattering full-length Phenomena, adding to their already amazing repertoire.…
Interview with The Raskins; Lead Vocalist Logan Raskin on the Band's Beginnings, Motley Crue Tour, and More
Comments Artist Chats » by: Charlie Steffens on Aug 11, 2014
With a new self-titled debut and an opening spot on Motley Crue's "The Final Tour" with Alice Cooper, great events continue t…
Interview with Four Year Strong; Vocalist and Guitarist Dan O'Connor Talks New Album, the Past and What's to Come
Comments Artist Chats » by: Brooke Taylor on Aug 07, 2014
Four Year Strong came back this year with a new EP, Go Down In History, featuring a much faster pace and heavier sound than I…
Tattoo Talk: The Bushwick Hotel front man Gregory Ferreira Talks Tebori Tats, Tarantulas, and Spirit Animals
Comments Tattoo Talk » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 06, 2014
Brooklyn, New York rockers, The Bushwick Hotel, released their stomping new 7-song album, Graffiti of the Young Man's Mind, o…
Purely Provocative: Crash Midnight Members Shaun Soho, Bo, Alex Donaldson Discuss Their Fans, James Dean-esque Deaths, Drugs and More
Comments Purely Provocative » by: Chris Gonda on Aug 05, 2014
Boston, MA-based rock band, Crash Midnight, are hard at work prepping to release their debut album, Lost in the City, on Octo…
Interview with Nick Santino: Nick Talks Going Solo, Big Skies, and Warped Tour
Comments Artist Chats » by: Brooke Taylor on Jul 30, 2014
Nick Santino might think it's lonely touring without a band, but he's loving his independence. Not having to approve things w…
Interview with Whitechapel; Lead Singer Phil Bozeman Talks New Album 'Our Endless War'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 29, 2014
With the release of their fifth full-length disc, Our Endless War, the extreme metal titans Whitechapel are once again prepar…