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Gear Review: Forty Winters Drummer Scott Dotson on His Tama Warlord Masai Snare Drum
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 16, 2013
Drummer Scott Dotson of the mosh metal band Forty Winters took a moment out of his busy touring schedule to talk to PureGrain…
Interview with Wendy Dio: Talks About The Brittany Foundation, Awareness About Homeless Dogs and Ronnie James Dio's Love for Animals
Comments Artist Chats » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Oct 16, 2013
During his life, iconic singer Ronnie James Dio championed countless musical and humanitarian crusades, the famous all-star H…
Gear Review: Eyal Levi of Audiohammer Studios talks Production, Mixing, and the Human Body
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 10, 2013
For this week's gear review I had the opportunity to sit with Eyal Levi of Audiohammer Studios and discuss the secret to his…
Interview with Escape The Fate; A Conversation About the "Wrong Side of Heaven" Tour and Irony of New Album 'Ungrateful'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Amanda Symynuk on Oct 08, 2013
The atmosphere was just buzzing with energy; you couldn't tell that this was the last stop on the "Wrong Side of Heaven" tour…
Gear Review: Stone Soul Foundation guitarist Jeff Wiggins on his Voodoo Modded Marshall JCM 2000 TSL-100 amplifier
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 07, 2013
Guitarist Jeff Wiggins of the Blues-influenced hard rock act Stone Soul Foundation chatted with me recently about the special…
...And Justice For Art: "Destroying and Rising" A Conversation with Legendary Artist Ken Kelly
Comments Artist Chats » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Oct 04, 2013
Picture the covers for Kiss' Destroyer, Rainbow's Rising, or Manowar's Kings Of Metal. These works of art all posses the epic…
Gear Review: Righteous Vendetta guitarist Justin Olmstead on his PRS Mike Mushok baritone guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 04, 2013
I recently chatted with Righteous Vendetta guitarist Justin Olmstead about his favorite piece of gear. The band is currently…
Interview with Soulfly; frontman Max Cavalera Talks about New Album 'Savages', Suppressive Regimes and Fighting back with Metal!
Comments Artist Chats » by: Yumna Leghari on Oct 03, 2013
I had the chance to discuss the new Soulfly album, Savages, with Max, which comes out on October 4th. Devout fans will be ple…
Interview with Anathema; front man Vincent Cavanagh talks music, touring, and the band's evolution
Comments Artist Chats » by: Christa Titus on Oct 02, 2013
Vincent Cavanagh on being a recording artist: "You just become more honest at time goes on. It think it’s one of the things a…
Interview with Open Air Stereo; guitarist Scott Pounds talks touring and latest album 'Primates'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 29, 2013
The California-based alternative/hard rock act Open Air Stereo spent a good portion of the Summer touring alongside Candlebox…
Gear Review: Deathpoint guitarist Henry Joldersma on his Fractal Axe Fx
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 28, 2013
I recently chatted with Deathpoint guitarist Henry Joldersma about the one piece of gear he just can’t live without. The band…
Interview with Ted Nugent; the guitar legend and maniacal showman talks 'Ballisticrock' and more
Comments Artist Chats » by: Charlie Steffens on Sep 27, 2013
For years Ted Nugent has held a place as one of rock's greatest guitarists. With a career that spans over 50 years, millions…
Gear Review: SpiralArms frontman Tim Narducci on his Gibson Les Paul 71 Custom guitar
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 26, 2013
With the release of their sophomore disc Freedom less than a month away, SpiralArms guitarist and vocalist Tim Narducci sat d…
Gear Review: Social 66 guitarist Se7eN on his TC Electronics Corona Chorus pedal
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 25, 2013
I recently chatted with Se7eN, guitarist of the hook-driven hard rock band Social 66, about his favorite piece of gear. Earli…
Interview with Ugly Kid Joe; guitarist Klaus Eichstadt talks in detail about new album 'Stairway To Hell'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 20, 2013
I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Klaus Eichstadt, guitarist of the multi-platinum rock act Ugly Kid Joe, about th…
Interview with Dead Boots; Brothers Tony Perry (guitar) and Adrian Perry (vocals, bass) talk new album 'Verónica'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 19, 2013
I recently had the chance to speak with brothers Adrian and Tony Perry of the rock and roll band Deadboots. That last name mi…
Gear Review: The Answer guitarist Paul Mahon on his Marshall Super Lead MkII 100W head
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 12, 2013
Guitarist Paul Mahon of the UK-based rock band The Answer spoke to me recently about that one piece of gear he just can't liv…
Interview with Norma Jean; lead singer Cory Brandan Putman talks new album 'Wrongdoers'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 10, 2013
Norma Jean front man Cory Brandan Putman took a moment out of his busy schedule to speak with me about the group's newest rel…
Gear Review: Charming Liars lead guitarist Karnig Manoukian on his Fender 1975 Starcaster
Comments Gear Review » by: Aaron Willschick on Sep 06, 2013
We recently had the pleasure of to speak with UK band Charming Liars' lead guitarist Karnig Manoukian and ask him a few quest…
Gear Review: Havok lead guitarist Reece Scruggs on his EVH 5150III Guitar Amp Head
Comments Gear Review » by: Aaron Willschick on Sep 03, 2013
I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Denver thrash band Havok. Lead guitarist and vocalist Reece Scruggs talked with…
Interview with Black Water Rising; drummer Mike Meselsohn talks 'Pissed and Driven'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 25, 2013
Mike Meselsohn, drummer for the Brooklyn, NY-based rising hard rock/metal band Black Water Rising, recently took a moment out…
Interview with Phil Anselmo; In part two, the ex-Pantera frontman talks horror movies, his book, and his upcoming Horrorfest
Comments Artist Chats » by: Graham Finney on Aug 09, 2013
In part two (part one can be found here) of our chat with horror fanatic and heavy metal legend Phil Anselmo, the frontman te…
Interview with Device; Frontman David Draiman (of Disturbed) Talks About the Star-Studded Debut Album
Comments Artist Chats » by: Bruce Moore on Aug 08, 2013
Recently I had the great pleasure to speak with David Draiman, front man of the platinum selling band Disturbed about his new…
Interview with Six Feet Under; frontman Chris Barnes Talks About the Making of Twin Albums 'Undead' and 'Unborn'
Comments Artist Chats » by: Ramon Martos Garcia on Jul 30, 2013
American Death Metal entrepreneurs, Six Feet Under, just finished a mini tour through some North American cities. The reason…
Gear Review: The Ongoing Concept Gear guitarist and vocalist Dawson Scholz on his Custom Built Cabinets
Comments Gear Review » by: Bruce Moore on Jul 26, 2013
I recently spoke with Dawson Scholz, guitarist and vocalist for The Ongoing Concept, about the gear he uses while on tour. Th…