Christopher Gonda

Christopher Gonda

Publisher, CEO (Toronto, ON, Canada)
- One day back in 2005, I got drunk with a friend and we decided to stop working on our then-active socio-political website, but continue to do something in the world of web. Heavy music was one of our common interests and within a few months, PureGrainAudio was born. What began as a hobby has grown into way more than we could have ever expected. Now, all we want is global media domination. Full stop.
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We caught up with Against Me! drummer Warren Oakes for a chat about, the soon-to-be-released new album New Wave, how to react to "a rise to fame", and of course... when not to wear short-shorts.
on May 23, 2007
Check out Light This City's debut video for the song "The Unwelcome Savior" taken from their Prosthetic Records album, Facing The Thousand.
on May 17, 2007
Florida-based punkers, Against Me!, played a great opener for Mastodon. While there, we interviewed drummer Warren Oakes and he is one heck of a nice dude!
on May 15, 2007
Dimmu Borgir guitarist Silenoz took us aboard his bus-like fortress and answered some questions regarding the band's highly anticipated new album In Sorte Diaboli, touring, videos, and his "retirement plans!"
on May 06, 2007
Buckcherry is an American rock band from Anaheim, California formed in 1995.
on May 03, 2007
While on tour with Dimmu Borgir, DevilDriver, and Kataklysm, Unearth stopped at the Kool Haus in Toronto, Canada and were connected with PureGrainAudio for a short video interview. Bassist John "Slo" Maggard was kind enough to talk to us on his tour bus and during our brief discussion we touched upon Unearth's new track "The Chosen," touring and much more! Check it out!
on May 01, 2007
Byzantine is a heavy metal band from Charleston, West Virginia that formed in 2000. On January 26, 2012 the band announced that they are recording a new album, 4 years after they disbanded.
on Apr 29, 2007
Bleeding Through is an American metalcore band from Orange County, California, formed in 1999. The band blends influences stemming from modern hardcore, symphonic (black) metal, and melodic death metal.
on Apr 24, 2007
Released on March 13, 2006 via Island Records, Grand Unification is the debut recording from the British rock band Fightstar. The single, "Paint Your Target," among other singles, heaving touring, and climbing British charts, led to the album being released overseas via the now defunct Trustkill Records.
on Apr 11, 2007
Music video by All That Remains performing "This Calling" out in 2008 via Razor & Tie.
on Mar 30, 2007
"The Air That I Breathe" Music VideoMusic video by All That Remains performing "The Air That I Breathe" out in 2008 via Razor & Tie.
on Mar 28, 2007
During a stop over in Guelph, Ontario in Canada while on tour with Lamb of God, Trivium and Machine Head, French death metallers Gojira were nice enough to afford us an interview.
on Mar 26, 2007
"Anna's Love" Music Video
on Mar 24, 2007
"Tell Me" Music Video
on Mar 22, 2007
Amon Amarth is a Viking-themed, melodic death metal band from Tumba, Sweden, founded in 1988 (current name since 1992), and named after an alternative name for Mount Doom, a location in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth.
on Mar 19, 2007
Bullet For My Valentine (or Bullet or BFMV as they are sometimes known), is a four piece metal band from Bridgend, South Wales. These guys formed around the year 1998 and started out playing Metallica and Nirvana covers before they started to make it big writing, recording and releasing their own music. Recently, the band has really started to explode into the mainstream of metal, playing on last year’s Van’s Warped Tour and…
on Feb 26, 2007
All That Remains rocked the Opera House in Toronto like one would expect. From sweaty moshers to raging music, this show had it all. ATR always puts on such an amazing performance, all of which was caught on a Canon EOS 20D.
on Feb 17, 2007
A very interesting new band that is receiving a lot of attention as of late is the group Say Anything. The band is led by drummer Coby Linder and lead singer Max Bemis, a very interesting fellow who has had to endure many ups and downs in his life. Bemis actually was placed in a mental asylum for two weeks during the recording of the band’s album ...Is A Real Boy. Last summer Say Anything recently wrapped up a string of dates with…
on Feb 11, 2007
The following interview with guitarist Chris Rawson of Walls of Jericho took place at the Opera house in Toronto on May 21, 2006. They were supporting Bullet for My Valentine and Roses are Red on the Trustkill Takeover tour. Walls of Jericho had just completed recording of their latest album With Devils Amongst Us All which was not yet released at the time of interview. Chris talks about the album as well as their previous…
on Jan 21, 2007


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