Deathless Legacy

SOURCE – Dance With Devils is your latest effort – was there anything different that you were trying to do with this album than your previous efforts? Steva La Cinghiala (Vocals) – Dance With Devil was different from the very beginning. It is “The Gathering”‘s child, it is more metal, but it was spontaneus. We didn’t […]

The 10 best releases on DieHard Records

[Konkhra] 1 – Illdisposed – Kokaiinum [2001] 2 – Charon – Tearstained 3 – Grope – Intercooler [1999] 4 – Proboscis – Stalemate [1997] 5 – P.O.V. Secondhand – Fraction Of Faith 6 – Konkhra – Weed Out The Weak 7 – Infernal Torment – Man’s True Nature [1997] 8 – Barcode – Hardcore [2002] […]

Aphyxion

SOURCE – Aftermath is the new album – how do you balance the band’s desire to come up with fresh material in a creative manner while also keeping in mind the expectations that the long-term fans of Aphyxion have? Michael Vahl (Vocals) – Well, it’s quite simple actually. We can only make music, as long […]

Eilera

SOURCE – First of all, I’d like to congratulate you on the new Eilera album Face your Demons. And I’d like to know, what was the general theme of the new album and your favourite moments on it? Eilera (Vocals) – Thank you. My previous records were written either in France, or one foot in […]

Holocausto

SOURCE – Em maio de 2017, o primeiro disco Campo de Extermínio irá completar trinta anos de lançado. Atualmente como você avalia esse trabalho, considerando as circunstancias que ele foi produzido? Valério Exterminator (Guitar) – Fizemos o nosso melhor. As circunstâncias não permitiriam um registro de melhor qualidade. Tínhamos um limite de tempo (períodos de […]

Devation

SOURCE – Please tell the readers about the origins of Devation – Did you know right from the start the type of direction you wanted the band to go in? Richard Wiberg (Guitar) – Devation started out as a fun project between Joakim and I at around 2009. Coming from Gothenburg and being in love […]

Exciter

SOURCE – What was your experience like playing in the Brazil for the first time in 1986 with Venom? John Ricci (Guitars) – Actually in 1986 I was not in Exciter, unfortunately I left the band in August 1985, a decision I still regret today. I was out of Exciter from 1985-90 until Dan Beehler […]

Overdose

SOURCE – O lançamento de Século XX juntamente com o Sepultura, ajudou ou atrapalhou a carreira da banda? Cláudio David (Guitar) – No primeiro momento foi prejudicial, pois já éramos uma banda famosa nacionalmente, enquanto que o Sepultura era iniciante. Abrimos as portas para eles, mas ao invés de sermos retribuídos, fomos vítimas de uma […]

Mutilator

SOURCE – Em 2017 Immortal Force completa trinta anos de seu primeiro lançamento. Você poderia nos contar como foi feita a produção desse álbum considerando os recursos técnicos da época? Ricardo Neves (Bass) – Verdade, já se passaram 30 anos. Olha, naquela época era tudo muito amador, a gente fazia das tripas o coração para […]

Chakal

SOURCE – Primeiramente parabéns pelo lançamento de Destroy, Destroy, Destroy! Um dos melhores álbuns da banda. Como foi a produção envolvendo esse álbum? Wiz (Drums) – Fizemos tudo que queríamos fazer a época, pensamos em cada detalhe do trabalho, porque ele teria que ser o sucessor do Demom King e nós não gostamos de fazer […]

Wargasm

SOURCE – What would you say the differences and similarities are between Suicide Squad/Power of the Hunter and the earlier material? Bob Mayo (Vocals, Bass) – Suicide Squad is the second song we ever wrote, probably in 1983. This version was recorded in 1996. Power of the Hunter is a Tank cover, also recorded in […]

Prevail

SOURCE – The new album War Will Reign is generating a lot of buzz. After hearing that and a lot of early positive reviews, how does that affect your expectation for the album? Mikkel Christensen (Drums) – Since the release of our album, we’ve been overwhelmed with great response. Obviously this means very, very much to […]

Helheim

SOURCE – LandawarijaR is the newest Helheim album. What was the mindset going into the songwriting and performance aspects of this recording? Vgandr (Bass and Vocals) – We approached the creative side for this album as with any Helheim album, really. Though we wanted to focus even more on each single riff being emphasized to its […]

Sacrifice

SOURCE – There’s been a thrash metal revival the past couple of years. What do you think of that, and are there any of the younger bands that have caught your ear? Scott Watts (Bass) – I like the thrash metal that’s coming out these days. It makes me happy that the younger generation still […]

Wolves At The Gate

SOURCE – Types and Shadows is the newest Wolves At The Gate album. What was the mindset going into the songwriting and performance aspects of this recording? Stephen Cobucci (Guitar/Melodic Vocals) – Going into this record we really wanted to challenge ourselves to push beyond what was comfortable for us and to analyze every idea […]

Candiria

SOURCE – What’s been going on the past several years that have led to the long stretch between albums? John LaMacchia (Guitars) – Candiria has been on hiatus as a touring band for nearly a decade. The members of the band have been involved in other music projects over the years and now we have […]