The Chant

SOURCE – The band’s last album, New Haven, got a well-received response. Was the band surprised at the publicity that album got? Pekka Loponen (Guitars/Vocals) – Yeah, we’ve been somewhat surprised by the sheer amount of positive feedback New Haven is getting. Feels good, of course, that the audience seems to embrace our music. SOURCE […]

Eminence

SOURCE – Como foi o processo de composição e gravação do The Stalker? Allan Wallace (Guitarra) – Nós trabalhamos um ano e meio em todo processo de pré-produção do novo álbum. Assim que finalizamos as demos entramos no estúdio Minério de Ferro da banda Jota Quest para gravar com o produtor Tue Madsen. SOURCE – […]

Insense

SOURCE – How has the band’s sound evolved from Burn In Beautiful Fire to De:Evolution? Truls Haugen (Drums) – I think we have matured alot the last couple of records and this time we’ve taken it to the next level of maturity. I believe we finally found our ‘sound’ on Burn in Beautiful Fire and […]

Transport League

SOURCE – For those youngsters unfamiliar with all things Transport League, describe the band’s lyrical and musical approach. Tony Jelencovich (Vocals, Guitar) – Formed in Gothenburg in 1994 by me Tony J.J ( then singer in B-thong), Lars Häglund on drums (bass in B-thong) and Johan Reivén on Bass. We inked a deal with Mascot […]

Metsatoll

SOURCE – What do you think makes Metsatöll stand out? There’s a ton of music out there, what makes you guys special? Markus Teeäär (Vocals, Guitar) – There are not many bands that sing in estonian for example. Also I don’t think that there are many bands that use traditional estonian instruments in metal music. […]

One Machine

SOURCE – How would you describe The Distortion of Lies and the Overdriven Truth and its sound? Steve Smyth (Guitar) – The title is an overview of the state of humanity in the 21st century. As we are brought closer together by technology, we seem to be further and further apart in every other respect […]

Blood Label

SOURCE – I really enjoy the new album. I can’t seem to stop listening to it. Can you tell us a little bit about the title track Skeletons and what it’s about? Kenneth Klitte (Vocals) – Thanks, man. Well, the title of the song represents secrets from the past that keep you from moving on […]

More Than A Thousand

SOURCE – Primeiramente parabéns pela produção e repertório de Vol. 5 Lost At Home. Como foram as etapas de gravação e produção do álbum? Filipe Survival (Guitarra) – Obrigado. As gravações decorreram em fevereiro de 2012 em Baltimore (Estados Unidos) no Valencia Recordings com o Paul Leavitt, durante um mês. Depois foi mixado e masterizado […]

Nausea

SOURCE – For those out of the loop, can you bring everyone up to speed on the past few years of Nausea? Eric Castro (Drums) – First of all, Nausea(Los Angeles – CA) has been around since late 1988 out of the ash’s of Majesty, we have released a decent amount of rare demos thru […]

Stam1na

SOURCE – Stam1na will be releasing it’s latest studio offering titled SLK on February 2nd. Can you tell us about the album’s lyrical theme? And what subjects the album explores? Antti Hyyrynen (Vocals, Guitar) – Actually it’s out February 7th as far as I remember. The whole thing is build on a thin story line, […]

Anubis Gate

SOURCE – How did the new members, especially a new vocalist, impact the band’s sound on this Ep Sheep? Kim Olesen (Guitars) – Michael co-wrote the music to Destined To Remember with me so obviously he had an impact on the direction there. Other that that he plays certain things a bit “broader” than me […]

Master

SOURCE – It’s a real honor to have you here again. What are you up to lately? Paul Speckmann (Vocals, Bass) – We have been touring the world over brother. With the release of the new CD called the Witch-hunt things have been rocking. The last several years have found us on the road all […]