May 24

Eero Sipilä of Battle Beast discussed their first US tour and Bringer Of Pain

Finnish metal revelation, Battle Beast just wrapped up their first ever US tour. With a shiny new album under their belt and a party attitude that brings the crowd near to a frenzy everywhere they play, these five Finnish characters deliver an amazing show live that is powerful enough to at times eclipse the attention of the headliner.  

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May 23

Wednesday 13 – Condolences (2017)

Since 1992, Joseph Poole, aka, Wednesday 13, has been in a number of horror-themed bands, starting with Mizery, then Maniac Spider Trash, then Frankenstein Dragqueens from Planet 13, then Murderdolls, and then Wednesday 13. Being a diverse musician, he’s also been in Outlaw Country band, Bourbon Crow, and Glam Rock band, Gunfire 76. Wednesday 13 will be releasing their kick ass, eighth full-length album, Condolences, through Nuclear Blast on June 2nd.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

Hannes Van Dahl of Sabaton discussed US tour and parenthood.

There is no doubt that Sabaton is one of the busiest and most successful heavy metal bands out there, after conquering the European continent at the beginning of the year, they are currently completing their second US tour in less than a year. 

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May 20

Oskar Dronjak of Hammerfall discussed touring the US and Built To Last

After waiting almost 7 years, American audiences had the pleasure to see the templars of metal, Hammerfall, once again blazing across US territories. The band just wrapped up an impressive and long US tour in support of their most recent album Built To Last  released last year via Napalm Records. 

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May 18

Charlotte Wessels of Delain discussed touring and upcoming Live DVD

Seven years after their US début in Atlanta, Delain is now about to complete their first co-headlining US tour.  After four years of diligently coming to the US every year even twice in one year as a supporting band, they had converted thousands of people around the US into passionate fans that show up to the venue to support their favorite band show after show and sometimes city after city. 

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May 15

Shagrath of Dimmu Borgir discussed Forces Of The Northern Night live album

Dimmu Borgir recently released their new live DVD Forces of the Northern Night which includes two different live shows one recorded in Oslo with the Norwegian Radio Orchestra and the Schola Cantorum Choir in 2011 and the other one is their show at Wacken Open Air in 2012 which includes over 100 musicians on stage. Both of these shows are magnificent live shows that deliver a great symphonic black metal experience. 

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May 10

Nargaroth – Era of Threnody (2017)

German Black Metal band, Nargaroth, has been contributing killer Black Metal to fans across the world since 1998. With seven full-length albums to their discography, Ash, formerly known as Kanwulf, is back with Krimh, drummer of Septicflesh, and Bernth, a guitarist who was part of Nargaroth’s live lineup, with the amazing album Era of Threnody. All the songs on this album are about experiences Ash had, mostly taking place in Las Vegas and the Mojave Desert, and will be released on May 16th. Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

Matt Harvey of Gruesome/Exhumed discussed metal, comics, horror, and Death’s legacy.

Florida/California Death metal machine Gruesome had just wrapped up their first West Coast tour before joining Obituary on an East Coast take over. The band recently released their second EP titled Fragments of Psyche which includes a new song, a cover of Death‘s Choke On It and five raw demos from their debut album Savage Land (2015). 

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May 01

Marios Iliopoulos of Nightrage discussed the new album The Venomous

Greek/Swedish melodic death metal veterans Nightrage are back with a new album. The Venomous which was released last month, this new album reflects the consolidating moment that the band is living right now. With a strong lineup, Nightrage shows that they are here to stay and to bring a heavier side to the Melodic Death metal genre. 

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Apr 28

Azarath – In Extremis (2017)

For nearly twenty years, Azarath, have been bringing their Blackened Death Metal madness to the masses. Mostly known for being the drummer of the mighty Behemoth, Zbigniew Robert Promiński, aka, Inferno, formed the band with Bruno and D in 1998 in Tczew, Poland. Inferno is the only founding member left in Azarath today. But the band has been going strong with six full length albums, playing huge festivals such as Inferno Fest and Party San, and have toured with great bands such as Marduk and Kataklysm. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 25

FIRESPAWN – The Reprobate (2017)

It is without a doubt that Sweden has some of the best bands in the extreme metal world. For me personally, Sweden is home to some of my favorite Death and Black Metal bands, and I’m proud to say that the mighty Firespawn, is one of them!  Read the rest of this entry »

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