Tag: Tempe

Nov 25

Mille Petrozza of Kreator talked to us about touring North & South America on a single year, and what is next for 2015.

Kreator‘s live performances are quite amazing, not only they deliver a hell of a show, but the charisma of Mille Petrozza on stage is impressive. While you see a frontman greeting the crowd, and telling tour stories, or telling jokes while on stage, Mille‘s style is quite different, he incite, provoke and dare the crowd …

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Nov 20

Jill Janus of Huntress discussed touring and the band’s upcoming album.

Where should I start to described how excited I was to see my old friends of Huntress touring with Arch Enemy this year, I think, I will start with the fact that It was almost a year since I saw Huntress from the last time, and I was very curious to listen the new two …

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Nov 06

Mike & Will of American Sharks checked in with The Age Of Metal

Is a rare experience when a stoner metal band opens for a death metal band, is like they are warming out the crowd on slow-mo. Texas’s very own American Sharks had a fair response from the crowd waiting to see Decapitated and Gwar last sunday at Marquee Theater in Tempe, AZ. The band’s music is …

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Nov 05

Vogg of Decapitated on touring with Gwar, Blood Mantra, and moving on in life.

Decapitated had been around for while now, and they have become a respected band within the technical metal circuit, and there is not doubt that albums like Winds Of Creation & Nihility pushed the genre to its limits when they were released. However, time and events had pushed the band towards new musical horizons, this uncharted …

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May 20

Randy Black of Primal Fear checked in with The Age Of Metal

Primal Fear is one of those rare heavy metal bands that once you get to see live, their performance will get stuck in your mind forever, their show, and Ralf Scheepers‘s vocal range are things quite difficult to forget. In fact the last time I saw them was 4 years ago (which is a long …

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May 15

Scott ‘Wino’ Weinrich & Dave Chandler of Saint Vitus checked in with The Age Of Metal

Hypnotic, and highly stimulating are the best words to describe last Friday’s show of Saint Vitus at Club Red here in Tempe, AZ, as the band is currently on the road performing the iconic album Born Too Late in its entire.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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May 13

Ricky Warwick of Black Star Riders talked to The Age Of Metal

Last year came as a revelation that the latest line up of Thin Lizzy wanted to record a new album, but with respect to the legacy created by the band since the late 70’s, it was decided that was best to record it under a different name. And that is how Black Star Riders was born.  …

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May 07

Jon Schaffer of Iced Earth on Touring and Plagues Of Babylon

Iced Earth is well-known for putting amazing live performances, that leaves fans asking for more every single time. The band released their new album Plagues Of Babylon last January, following to that, they embarked on a headlining world tour that took them to Europe, Australia, Israel, South America, and finally North America. Use Facebook to Comment on …

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May 06

Stories Of War & Heroes – An Interview with Joakim Brodén of Sabaton

The last 3 years have seen the change and development of Sabaton, that went from being a successful heavy metal band to become one of the top metal acts in the world. (Hell, they have their own cruise festival in Sweden, and they have even toured with Iron Maiden as direct support). This year they …

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May 05

Unfolding The Wild Card – A Conversation With Floor Jansen Of ReVamp

Unless you were living under a rock during the last two years, by now you should know about ReVamp, as the band of Nightwish’s new vocalist Floor Jansen (ex-After Forever). The band was created in 2010 and released their self-titled début album the same year, in 2013 ReVamp released their second album Wild Card, and toured …

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Apr 25

Julz Ramos of Hatchet checked in with The Age Of Metal

Bay Area thrash metal act Hatchet has toured almost nonstop since last year, they recently released their third studio album Dawn Of The End, which had received a lot of praise by the media and fans alike.  Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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