We had the pleasure of talking with alt-J's Gus Unger-Hamilton about the band's new album Relaxer, touring North American, playing massive venues, and just being silly.
Face To Face vocalist and guitarist Trever Keith spoke to us about Protection, touring, CBGB, KRS-One, and much more!
Guitarist and vocalist John Ellis commented on the cover artwork for his band Mokomokai's debut recording, Poison Whiptail (Boonsdale Records).
I Prevail guitarists Dylan Bowman and Steve Menoian chat about their new album Lifelines, as well as candy and cookies, the weather, The Neighbourhood, and Silverstein.
Even though the band is busy preparing to head out on tour, Jeremy Epp, guitarist for the Doom supergroup The Watchers, was kind enough to take time out of his schedule to speak to us about gear!
We threw The Pentagram at In the Presence of Wolves and not only got back some over-the-top responses, but also a plethora of sheet music and off-the-cuff new music to boot!
Guitarist Dennis Casey was willing to take a break from it all to talk about the new release, reflect on twenty years together as a band, and share some of his favourite guilty pleasure songs.
Considering all the hoopla, we wanted to get to better know the Italian rockers Soldiers Of A Wrong War group and talk about their Countdowns album which dropped on April 18th.
We know how lucky we are to have been paying tribute to Maiden for so many years and to travel and play some really awesome shows!! We got Steve Harris' blessing to carry on with what we were doing a long time ago, so I guess that is as good as it gets!
In this interview, Collide hint a bit at their inspirations, and why some of the new material carries a darker tone.
In support of Defying Gravity, Mr. Big -- still comprised of Martin, Gilbert, Sheehan and Torpey -- is in the midst of a world tour. We had the pleasure of speaking with Mr. Martin about his life on-stage and off.
Ahead of their UK debut next week, we spoke to Aussie party-boys Ocean Grove about Slam Dunk and what fans can expect from the show...
“It came down to writing stuff that was fun and reminded me of being a kid, and reminded me of when I was angry and had a whole bunch of things to say.”
Madina Lake make their return to UK stages next week when they perform on the Impericon stage at Slam Dunk 2017. Nathan from the band chats to us about festivals, run in's with Disturbed and their upcoming Slam Dunk set. Read more here...
Andy Slania of Chicago, Illinois-based punk band Bad Mechanics took the time to speak to us about some of his gear, plus the duo's upcoming album, Precious Moments in the USA.
Dennis Lyxzén, who sings lead and plays guitar in INVSN, spoke with us about his past, present and future including Refused and the upcoming Dine Alone Records release, The Beautiful Stories.
We had the pleasure of interviewing Boss Hog’s Cristina Martinez to get the scoop on the band's new album Brood X, the writing process, their future plans, and politics.
Eric Johnson took 15 minutes to talk with PureGrainAudio about this upcoming tour, teaching guitar, his writing process, and that time he shared the stage with a cow.
xXx: Return of Xander Cage director D.J. Caruso took a bit of time to talk with PureGrainAudio about the making of this explosive third act in the xXx franchise.
PureGrainAudio was allotted some interview time with Armored Saint vocalist John Bush who launched right into his love for Canada, Hockey and his interest in coming up here to play a few shows.