We recently connected with Michael Bland, drummer of the classic alternative rock band Soul Asylum, to talk about his drums and drumming technique.
Ahead of their hometown show opening for Guns 'n' Roses, Pure Grain Audio caught up with Ian guitarist for punk rockers Billy Talent to talk about the show and their new album Afraid Of Heights.
In our latest edition of Geared Up, Junior Bruce bassist Thomas Crowther discusses the band's sound on their new A389 Recordings release, Endless Descent, and '90s Russian-made Big Muff distortion pedal.
2016 has been a very interesting year for Metal, both musically and visually. Album covers, in particular, continued to flourish, showing plenty of aesthetic and thematic diversity.
In the latest of our series, we talk to Andrew Schwab, frontman with Orange County hard rockers Project 86 about his ink, painful tattoos and Guy Fawkes.
We recently reached out to Coen Jannsen, keyboard player and pianist for the Nuclear Blast symphonic metal band Epica, to give us the skinny on their collection of coiffures (except his…), the Danish diet, and the color Orange.
Los Angeles, CA-based hard rock group, 3 By Design, are currently promoting their most recent release, the 5-track EP, Enemy, and today we're premiering their music video for the song "Man At The Wheel"!
We at PureGrainAudio.com feel that you should become even more familiar with Monte Pittman, so we sent him one of our infamous Pentagrams for him to "get into the groove" and "express himself". Check it out!
If you're Canadian, over 30, and into heavy metal, then you've probably heard of Piledriver, or maybe, The Exalted Piledriver! Thankfully for us all, we snagged some interview time with frontman Gord Kirchin and talked about gear.
Steve Menoian, lead guitarist for the The Detroit, MI-based hard-rocking, Fearless Records quartet that is I Prevail, shared with us how both weights and being a Vegan help him to maintain and enjoy his musical lifestyle.
Richard Christy is THE PENTAGRAM! When we sent The Pentagram to the Charred Walls of the Damned (Metal Blade Records) drummer, it was covered blood and guts when we received it back from him....
In this exclusive interview with Life of Agony's Alan Robert, we get Alan to share details on his new adult coloring book The Beauty of Horror: A GOREgeous Coloring Book and the new Life of Agony album!
Guitarist John "Skricci" Ricci, of the unstoppable Canadian metal force that is Exciter, answered for us some gear-related interview questions around their recent performance at Calgary Metalfest 2016.
In this exclusive interview with Staticland, we managed to get group writer, vocalist and guitarist, Jeff Angell, to share a slew of details about the new recording and his worst night on tour!
A discussion with Marco Mendoza, bassist for The Dead Daises, about writing, recording, their new album Make Some Noise and future material!
Famous Last Words' vocalist JT Tollas is a good sport. Why do we say that? Well, instead of promoting his band's LP, The Incubus, (September 30th via Revival Recordings), he tackled our "Pentagram" interview.
Heavy Metal Producer Joey Sturgis took some time out to tells us about his career in audio recording.
In this interview with Swedish Viking Metal band, Grimner, vocalists Marcus Brattberg and Ted Sjulmark speak about the band’s new album, tour, theatrical shows and more.
Not yet a household name, we had Mauricio Chamucero answer a few questions for PureGrainAudio’s readers in order to become more familiar with this beast of a drummer!
The veteran-laden trio that is Serpentine Dominion let us brand them with a pentagram. Drummer Shannon Lucas weighs in on Corpsegrinder’s neck, Adam’s stage attire and the Hell that is Guitar Center.