Interviews

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Chimaira frontman Mark Hunter talks pros and cons of DIY+

Chimaira frontdude Mark Hunter is no stranger to calling out bullshit.  Whether it’s on his Twitter or in subsequent interviews, Mark...

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The Agonist’s Alissa White-Gluz says record labels need to “dissolve”+

We were back in San Francisco last night to talk to the Agonist frontwoman Alissa White-Gluz before their set opening for...

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The Devil’s Blood guitarist talks touring as an international band+

We talked to Devil’s Blood ax-slinger Selim Lemouchi last night in San Francisco, before they took the stage opening for...

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Jeff Loomis offers advice to young bands and “bedroom guitar players”+

We caught up with guitar god Jeff Loomis last night in San Francisco, before his band’s opening set for Periphery...

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Gypsyhawk interviewed at SXSW+

We caught up with Gypsyhawk at SXSW after their set for the Metal Blade showcase. Jeff talked to them about...

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Early Graves’ Chris Brock interviewed at SXSW+

Last week, we infiltrated (read: walked into) the Metal Blade showcase at SXSW and scored some face time with Early...

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Andy Dörner of Caliban says merch and touring pays the bills+

Recently, I caught up with Caliban frontman Andy Dörner and asked him about the differences between touring in Europe versus the U.S., their...

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LORD bassist Andy Dowling on the music biz (“the evolving industry”)+

LORD is one of Australia’s highest profile heavy melodic bands. Having toured both nationally and internationally with artists such as:...

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Havok reveal secret that saved them $1000’s on tour+

Last week, we went to see Denver thrashers Havok open for English Dogs in Oakland. Afterward, we had a quick...

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All Shall Perish guitarist discusses music biz, admits to piracy+

We tracked down All Shall Perish guitarist (and We Need Merch owner!) Ben Orum over the weekend to pick his brain...

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Until We Sleep get real about DIY+

It is always great to talk with artists about their feelings on the industry and what they are doing to...

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Warbringer frontman says “we are traveling t-shirt vendors”+

We caught up with Warbringer frontman John Kevill after their opening slot for Symphony X in San Francisco last weekend. John...

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Threat Signal interview about music industry+

Last week, we caught up with Jon and Pat of Threat Signal down in Vegas and invaded their hotel room for the...

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