Tag: Mesa

Oct 20

Jarvis Leatherby of Night Demon checked in with The Age Of Metal

Last Wednesday (10/15/14) we witness of the return of heavy metal to its very basic form, not adorns, not spectacularly, just plain and simple drums, killer guitar riffs and galloping bass line. It was like being transported to 1983. The name, Night Demon, a trio from Ventura, CA that had achieved the formula to bring …

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Oct 13

Henrik & Pasi of Sonata Arctica check in with The Age Of Metal

Since 1999 Sonata Arctica has been synonym of power metal greatness, their style became the influence for many musicians and bands that wanted to emulate their music and follow their steps. As times passes this Finnish colossus, challenged themselves and adventured into new territories that took them to where they are today. With the release of …

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Sep 29

Exmortus checked in with The Age Of Metal

California’s new combers Exmortus are currently on tour supporting Arsis on their A Decade Of Guilt tour. An strange but exotic appetizer for the horde of tech death metal fans that have been supporting this tour. At first hand is interesting to see how Exmortus warms the crowd, as the concert goers don’t know if …

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Sep 22

No Raza checked in with The Age Of Metal

Colombian death metallers No Raza are on the roads of North America supporting their new album When Chaos Reigns, the quartet stopped by Mesa, AZ last Thursday (09/18/14) at Club Red to deliver a hell of a show. Their sound it’s heavy, and blunt for an unsigned band with three studio albums under their belt, and …

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Aug 28

Reed Mullin of Corrosion Of Conformity talks with The Age Of Metal

Corrosion Of Conformity is a band that had mixed and tried various heavy music genres in their career. From heavy metal, to sludge metal, to hardcore, punk and even thrash metal, this different mash-ups had shaped the character and the legacy of the band. So, at the time to see them live, you can expect …

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Jun 25

Jeff Loomis of Conquering Dystopia talks about touring and writing music.

We still trying to wrap our heads about the amazing show that Conquering Dystopia delivered last Friday here in Mesa, AZ. I remembered talking with Jeff Loomis and Keith Merrow last January before their début show at the Schecter NAMM party in Anaheim, CA. At the time their material was unknown, so their live performance was regarded as …

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