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Kill II This Interview – Bloodstock 2016

After a twelve year break, Kill II This are ready to assault your ear canals with their unique concoction. Borne out of Manchester, Simon Gordon, Mark Mynett, and Pete Singer are ready to storm the UK and beyond with material old and … Continue reading

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Vendetta UKHC – Bloodstock 2016

I spoke with the Metal to the Masses winners from Norwich, Vendetta UKHC about what inspires their sound and lyrics. Following a conversation the previous day when Wesley from Vendetta UKHC asked me what we would talk about, I replied with the … Continue reading

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Sümer Interview – Bloodstock 2016

  Sümer are back at Bloodstock and bigger than ever, storming the Sophie Lancaster stage in an epic triumph. Some of you may remember my interview with Sümer last year that involved their best animal impression. I’m sad to say I … Continue reading

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Acid Reign Interview – Bloodstock 2016

The iconic line of this interview is as follows: “When you were playing, I wasn’t even a sperm in my father’s ballsack” After a 25 year hiatus, Acid Reign have returned hard and fast. I spoke with Marc Jackson and … Continue reading

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Psykosis Interview – Bloodstock, 2016

Party-hard crazy motherfuckers Psykosis are the perfect cure for your sanity. Hitting it hard with  thrash-tastic metal madness, these guys are a force to be reckoned with.  I spoke with  Tony Corcoran (rhythm guitar), Jay Shaw (Bass) and Grant Walsh (lead … Continue reading

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The Heretic Order Interview – Bloodstock, 2016

Spreading their gospel of abhorrence and horror, The Heretic Order rights the wrongs of man through their cynically laden lyrics combined with an unholy abomination of heavy metal. I spoke with Lord Ragner Wagner about their influences as a band and … Continue reading

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DevilDriver Interview – Diego ‘Ashes’ Ibarra.

I’ll never forget the first time I went to the O2 Forum in Kentish Town; I was 15 going on 16 and waiting to see Dimmu Borgir. The queue was dead silent with metallers adorned in corpse paint grimacing up … Continue reading

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Outright Resistance Interview – Bloodstock 2016

Sip towards the Armageddon! You heard me. This sexy sentence was the first phrase captured on my dictaphone as I frantically downed a Red Bull to try to make myself resemble something more of a human being. The last day … Continue reading

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Orphaned Land Interview – Metal Days

  “The basic idea of religion is nice, the people destroy it.” Read on for more quote-worthy statements from Orphaned Land vocalist, Kobi Farhi.

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Paradise Lost Interview – Bloodstock, 2016

Heads up –  Paradise Lost are starting to write a new album! Read my interview with Waltteri Väyrynen who took over from the previous drummer Adrian Erlandsson just over a year ago, for updates.

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Hades Lab Interview – Incineration Fest

“At the end of the day It’s what it is and what you want out of it,  your stage doesn’t have to be here, it could be anywhere: the stage could be your bedroom as long as you’re content playing … Continue reading

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Rhapsody of Fire Interview – Into the Legend

Into the Legend – Rhapsody of Fire’s mythical crusade for poetic justice that has seized audiences worldwide. I caught up with Alex Staropoli to talk about their illuminating new album, guiding us through the realm of musical influences, epic soundtracks … Continue reading

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Fleshgod Apocalypse – 70,000 Tons of Metal Interview

Fleshgod Apocalypse takes the throne with their new album King: a crowning achievement, striking a regal balance between brutality and majestic elegance. If you want to know more about Fleshgod Apocalypse’s currently reigning album King, Beethoven, and hear a round … Continue reading

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Children of Bodom Interview – 70,000 Tons of Metal

Never wear latex in an interview in the sweltering heat of Miami, or you might just end up flashing the interviewee after it decides to stick to you like a second-skin. Seriously, it looked like someone ordered ‘room service’, if … Continue reading

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Rotting Christ Interview – 70,000 Tons of Metal

Never did I imagine that my days of procrastinating at university by learning Greek instead of writing an essay would come in handy until I interviewed Sakis Tolis from Rotting Christ, the unholy masters of black metal from Greece. We discussed … Continue reading

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