Maybe you're getting sick of hearing about SOTU '07... but whatever... deal with it! For this installment of our viderviews, we are bringing you a candid interview with Amon Amarth frontman Johan Hegg.
You all know that this summer SOTU '07 demolished the whole North American content! Well, we caught up with an equally devastating group in Job For A Cowboy and spoke with frontman Jonny Davy and guitarist Bobby Thompson just outside the Kool Haus on a grassy knoll. The guys answered questions about their latest music video, new album Genesis, and a whole lot more including tour plans for the rest of the year! Enjoy ya'll!
Through the Eyes of the Dead is an American deathcore band from Florence, South Carolina, formed in 2003. They have released three full-length albums, one EP, and one split album with The Knife Trade.
Ah, Sounds of the Underground... what a fantastic Metal tour to enjoy on a hot summer day! On the 18th of July in a sunny Toronto, Canada, PureGrainAudio caught up with The Acacia Strain.
On June 27th, in a windy alley outside of the dingy-but-fun venue known as the Reverb in Toronto, Canada, we had the pleasure of briefly chatting with The Red Chord's frontman Guy Kozowyk. In the interview, Guy told us about the band's new album Prey For Eyes, the lack of fights on tour, bus breakdowns (what else is new), new guitarists, and most importantly... the answer to the question, "whose toast is it?"
On July 18th, this year's roaming, thundering beast that is SOTU hit Toronto, Canada. We caught up with Darkest Hour guitarist Mike Schleibaum for an on-the-fly interview.
The Dead Walk is the third studio album by the American band The Acacia Strain.
On June 27th, Toronto, Canada was devastated with one hell of a Metal show. There was carnage everywhere, legs and arms flying around, and sweat, spit and blood pouring all over people. It was BRUTAL! During 5 seconds of quiet, we managed to grab All Shall Perish frontman Hernan "Eddie" Hermida and ask him several things about new material, Euro-tours, and BEER! Oh and there was a stupid seagull!
"Our Blackened Sun" Music Video
T'was a humid, sticky 2nd day of June in Toronto, Canada when we got temporarily relieved from the heat, with some cool tunes. On that day during the last stop of the sick Tour and Loathing tour, PureGrainAudio's Spencer Matulaitis connected with Protest The Hero frontman Rody Walker and spoke to him about pissing on tour bus beds, band fighting, oh... and their new record! Plus a random guest appearance by Stuart Aiken, front man of These Silhouettes.
"Sick Sick Sick" Music Video
So on an unseasonably muggy Saturday on June 2nd, Toronto, Canada was host to the last stop of the radical Tour and Loathing tour. Just prior to the musical madness at the Opera House, we got the privilege of speaking with Threat Signal frontman Jon Howard in a small, grungy bar. PureGrainAudio's Spencer Matulaitis spoke with Jon about all that is Threat Signal including; the band's search for a guitarist, being Canadian, and most importantly... BEER!
On a mad humid Saturday June 2nd in Toronto, Canada the amazing Tour and Loathing tour dropped by our local venue the Opera House. Before the show, PureGrainAudio's Spencer managed to catch up with All That Remains lead singer Phil Labonte and talked with him in brief about their coming European and Mexican tour dates, the progress on their future album, and of course... videos games!
Check out the music video for the song "To Sirius" which comes from Gojira's album From Mars To Sirius which was released on August 22nd, 2006 in North America.
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.
Check out Light This City's debut video for the song "The Unwelcome Savior" taken from their Prosthetic Records album, Facing The Thousand.
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!"
Buckcherry is an American rock band from Anaheim, California formed in 1995.
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!