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 […]

Abaddon Incarnate

SOURCE – Congratulations on your new record Pessimist, I feel that this is perhaps your best record ever, how do you feel about this statement? Steve Maher (Vocals, Guitar) – Thanks you for the compliment. Yes we are very happy with this record, its honest, grim, heavy grindcore. I feel we have finally found our […]

MX

SOURCE – Re-Lapse é o novo álbum da banda apresentando releituras dos maiores clássicos da banda. Como foi feito o processo de produção do álbum? Alexandre Cunha (Vocais, bateria) – O Re-lapse é um álbum que eu pessoalmente já queria fazer, antes mesmo da volta do MX, quando voltamos em 2012 ficou claro que seria […]

Burden Of Grief

SOURCE – Burden Of Grief has a new album, Unchained, on the rise. You have a way for fans to purchase it at your shows. Philipp Hanfland (Guitars) – Of course, we always have a little sales-booth at our shows were get in touch with our fans and where they can purchase our music and […]

In Flames

SOURCE – So, you guys have a new album coming up titled Siren Charms, and it’s one of my most anticipated albums of the year. Can you talk about the direction of the album, what you were trying to achieve and how the process was for it? Niclas Engelin (Guitar) – I think the whole […]

Vulcano

SOURCE – Com os últimos lançamentos o Vulcano conseguiu retomar o sucesso de sua carreira iniciado na década de oitenta. É mais fácil fazer metal no Brasil nos dias atuais que nos tempos do Live!? Zhema Rodero (Guitars) – Eu penso que sim por vários motivos que passam desde conhecimento técnico até facilidade de divulgação. […]

Eilera

SOURCE – So for our readers who don’t really know about Eilera and who will be reading about you for the first time, tell us a little bit about the band. Aurélie Potin Suau (Vocals) – Eilera is my name as a solo artist. I have been working as a solo artist since 2003. Walking […]

Deadlock

SOURCE – What should the fans expect of this new album The Arrival and how would you describe it to the fans that have not listened to it yet? John Gahlert (Vocals) – A personal history book of what we did the last years. A connection of the old and new DEADLOCK and a combination […]

Sinister

SOURCE – What was the writing and recording process like for The Post-Apocalyptic Servant? When did you start on the record and when did you complete it? Adrie Kloosterwaard (Vocals) – The writing process was not different this time… we always work the same way with Sinister. When we start creating new stuff everything starts […]

Illdisposed

SOURCE – With the success and rave reviews of the last release, does that increase your expectations for this album With The Lost Souls On Our Side? Jakob Batten (Guitar) – No, not really. We don’t believe in reviews, we care about what our fans think and how we feel about the album ourselves. A […]

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 – […]