Category: Interviews

May 26

Jimmy Lundqvist of Entrails discussed World Inferno and the band’s reforming moment

In 1990/1991, in Linneryd, Sweden, Entrails, was started by Jimmy Lundqvist and Fredde. Tobbe and Billy joined the band shortly after, and Entrails‘ idea was to follow the footsteps of other Swedish Death Metal bands like Entombed, Grave, and Dismember. However, half of the band left in 1994, and Jimmy completely stopped writing songs in 1998. …

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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 …

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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.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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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.  Use Facebook to Comment on …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Apr 24

A New Sin: A conversation with Liv Jagrell of Liv Sin

As many of you remember Sister Sin ceased to exist in 2015, but that was not the end for vocalist Liv Jagrell who is now making a comeback to the metal scene with her new band Liv Sin and their debut album Follow Me. After over a decade of work with Sister Sin and countless tours …

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Apr 12

Return to the land of Red Cloud: A conversation with Jan Rechberger of Amorphis

After almost 10 years of absence in the US and 12 years since their last AZ visit, Amorphis finally toured the US and played a gig near me, which meant I got to see them for the first time ever, since I missed them last time they played the west coast with Nightwish in L.A …

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Mar 27

Mille Petrozza of Kreator discussed the Decibel Magazine tour 2017.

German thrash metal legends Kreator are currently headlining the 2017 Decibel Magazine tour edition. The band played an almost sold out show at Club Red in Mesa, AZ last Friday night, after almost a year of absence since their last visit with Arch Enemy. Since the band just released their new album Gods of Violence, …

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