Cut Up

SOURCE – What should the fans expect of this new album Forensic Nightmares and how would you describe it to the fans that have not listened to it yet? Anders Bertilsson (guitar) – They should expect real Death Metal, done the way we want it to sound! The songwriting style might be familiar to fans of our […]

Entrails

SOURCE – The album has been met with some favorable critical reception since it was released. Do you pay attention to what the critics have to say? Or could you care less? Jimmy Lundqvist (Guitars) – Yepp. I´ve red some reviews and I must say I am a bit confused about some of them… reviewers that usually […]

Coal Chamber

SOURCE – Coal Chamber is currently on the tour right now. How’s the tour going so far and how are the other bands? Mikey Cox (Drummer) – I’m actually doing this interview as I’m getting ready to go to the airport to catch a flight to Europe for our headlining run that starts tomorrow! We […]

The Southern Blacklist

SOURCE – O The Southern Blacklist está sendo rotulado como a nova banda do ex-Sepultura Jairo Guedez. Mas pelo que observei no vídeo “We Shall Rise” vocês são bem mais que isso. O que você poderia falar sobre como o The Southern Blacklist foi formado? Jairo Guedz (Guitarra) – Obrigado por observar e compartilhar esse […]

Dorsal Atlantica

SOURCE – Primeiramente, parabéns pelo lançamento de Imperium. Definitivamente, um dos melhores álbuns de toda a carreira da banda. Como o Dorsal Atlântica está encarando o lançamento de Imperium? Carlos Lopes (Voz, Guitarra) – Te agradeço pelo “um dos melhores álbuns de toda a carreira da banda”. Isso é uma vitória para quem produz música […]

Far From Alaska

SOURCE – O primeiro contato que tive com a banda foi através da exibição do vídeo Dino Vs. Dino pela MTV. Eu praticamente levei um susto ao saber que a banda era de Natal/RN. Qual foi a importancia dessa vinculação para a carreira de vocês considerando que atualmente há outras formas de vinculação de videos […]

Ensiferum

SOURCE – Ensiferum has a very defined sound, but there’s always something slightly different with each album. How would you characterize this one? Petri Lindroos (Vocals, Guitar) – Well, all the albums are done in different studios with different producers/recorders and we always try to get some new amps for guitars and new instruments as well […]

One Way Mirror

SOURCE – One Way Mirror’s newest release Capture drops on February, 2015. What can fans of One-Way Mirror expect from the upcoming release? Franck Potvin (Rhythm guitars, Backing vocals) – A Rock/Metal catchy album! It’s not that easy to describe your own music but some people say that Capture is our best album. Some powerful songs […]

Lommi

SOURCE – Let’s cover the basics first. What’s the origin of the band’s name? LOMMI – Well, we guess that we are not the first guys in history who thought Tony Iommis last name was pronounced Lommi when we were kids!? Starting out as a three-piece-riff-loving band it all started as kind of a joke that […]

Lure Out the Beast

SOURCE – Let’s talk about first video of the new album, Driven. It’s a great track and the chorus has been stuck in my head all day. Do you feel like Driven is a good representation of what fans can expect from Lure Out the Beast? Knut Svanholm (vocals, guitar) – Yes! Driven was chosen as […]

The Crown

SOURCE – How come it took five years between Doomsday King and Death Is Not Dead? Magnus Olsfelt (Bass) – Well time flies! At least for us, to me it doesn’t feel that long since I am an old man who doesn’t do anything in a quick and hurried way. But I guess all you […]

Johansson & Speckmann

SOURCE – You’ve got so many projects. Let’s start with Johansson & Speckmann, since that’s next up for you. How did you get involved with that? Paul Speckmann (Vocals, Bass) – Actually Rogga Johansson contacted me a few years ago and said he had written a song in the Master style so to speak, and ask if i was […]

Deguella

SOURCE – Pelo que observei, o álbum está tendo uma boa aceitação no cenário. A banda foi surpreendida por essa aceitação? Fernando Castelo Branco (Baixo) – Olhando agora em retrospecto, sim. Ficamos parados quase quatro anos, rola muita coisa em um espaço de tempo desses. Muda o formato que a música é oferecida, mudam os […]

For I Am King

SOURCE – For those not yet familiar with For I Am King describe the band in one sentence. Alma (Vocals) – For I am king, it’s simple… just metal! SOURCE – What will you remember most about the recording of the album Revengeance? Alma (Vocals) – Tommie! Our producer, he’s a really chill guy to […]

Warhound

SOURCE – I’d like to start with talking about your new album Next Level. Congratulations first of all, it’s excellent album, one of my current favourites! How long did it take to record? Nico LaCorcia (Drums) – Thank you! Well the album was written and recorded on a very short time frame. We spent two […]

Morgoth

SOURCE – What prompted the return of Morgoth and how did the band members get back together? Marc Grewe (Vocals) – We got an invitation of the Rock Hard Magazin in 2011 to do an anniversary show for the 20th birthday of the Cursed album… We first were not sure, if we should do it, […]

Obituary

SOURCE – It’s been five years since the release of Darkest Day – what’s been happening with Obituary between then and now? Donald Tardy (Drums) – We really wanted to take our time writing the songs for this new album so we took a couple years creating the songs, listening back and tweaking them as […]

The Haunted

SOURCE – Where do you think Exit Wounds stands in terms of your past releases? Marco Aro (Vocals) – I’d say it really stands out in terms of evolving the sound of the band! Some say it’s back to the roots but infact it’s really a big leap forward. SOURCE – Nowadays in every album […]

At The Gates

SOURCE – Congratulations on the new album At War With Reality, first of all. You guys have been doing this on and off for more than two decades now. How do you maintain inspiration and not just get bored and sleepwalk through it? Anders Björler (Guitars) – Well, there’s been some long serious breaks in […]

Asphyx

SOURCE – Which are the plans for the support of Deathhammer this time? How much important is this album for the band? Did you believe when you were starting the band that you’ll reach the eighth album and still sound fresh and interesting to your fans? Alwin Zuur (Bass) – We released Deathhammer in 2012, […]

Clawerfield

SOURCE – Hey guys thanks for taking the time for an interview, How is the new album coming? Mario Keusen (Drums) – Thank you for the interview! We’re very satisfied with the result. We really think we found a good stylistic mix between metal and electronic music on the latest production. And that’s (in our […]

Wintergarden

SOURCE – Firstly, define your band for readers in one tweet… Blake Gardner (Guitar) – Modern Metal/Dark Pop… SOURCE – I liked your album The New Victorian a lot. How has it been received by fans and the rock press in general? Blake Gardner (Guitar) – All though having only just released and begun to […]

Art Far Away

SOURCE – Thanks for taking the time to do an interview guys, first of all could you tell me how the band got together? Adam Dahlman (Vocals) – It all started in the summer of 2008. We were fresh out of junior high school and wanted to start a band and like all kids; we […]

Scamp

SOURCE – Firstly, many thanks for taking time to talk to us. Scamp can trace their roots back way back to 2006, tell us a bit about the early days and how the band began. Mads Vigeholm (Guitar) – Thank you for showing some interest! Well actually we recorded our first demo ep in 2003 […]