Slipknot’s Clown Says They Have “Seven Or Eight Full Songs”

During Slipknot‘s recent promotional tour for their Day Of The Gusano film, Clown sat down with Metal Hammer to discuss the film and future of the band. He’s already stated in the past that they’ve been working on amazing new material, and his latest update is even more exciting. Continue reading

Matt Young Of King Parrot Talks Touring, “Ugly Produce”, Videos, And More!

King Parrot released Ugly Produce to the world last month, and as Hanz Lopez wrote in his 9/10 review, “it’s brutality, technique, and catchiness all in a 27-minute package.” Ever since its release, the band has been bringing that new material along with them on the road in support of Housecore label mates Superjoint (dates). Before their set here in New York City, I got to catch up with vocalist Matt Young to talk about their current tour, Ugly Produce, video ideas, and much more. Continue reading

Christian Lembach Of Whores Talks Touring, New Music, And More!

Whores followed up their impressive Ruiner and Clean EP’s with the release of Gold last year, and it was, without a doubt, one of my favorite albums of 2016. Since its release, they’ve been bringing that new material to the masses, and after a successful first run in Europe, they recently returned to the States for a special run with Cult Of Luna. I caught up with Whores frontman Christian Lembach before their show at Gramercy Theatre here in New York City to discuss their busy touring schedule, new material that is already in the works, and much more. Continue reading

Maynard James Keenan Explains The Delay On Tool’s New Album

It has now been over eleven years since TOOL released 10,000 Days to the world, and Maynard James Keenan is finally opening up on why it has taken so long to release a follow up. In a new interview on episode 986 of The Joe Rogan Experience, the front man describes the tedious process of their songwriting, and much, much more. Continue reading

Mikael Akerfeldt Of Opeth Discusses Sorceress, The Meaning Of Success And More!

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Opeth is currently out on the road in support of Sorceress, and as I said in my 10/10 review, this album is a progressive masterpiece. They’ve continued to evolve, and take risks, and the end result is a magical journey for the listener. At their recent show here in New York City, they treated fans to the new and old material at the historic Radio City Music Hall, and I recently got to speak with Mikael Akerfeldt about that special concert, as well as the new record. Enjoy my chat with the legendary vocalist below!
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