Category Archives: Interviews

The Soft Pink Truth’s Drew Daniel talks black metal, electronic music, DLF Live

Posted by on September 29, 2014

As half of electronica duo Matmos, Drew Daniel is already pretty well known in the electronic world. Earlier this year, metal was made aware of him as well via his solo project The Soft Pink Truth’s latest album. Why do the Heathen Rage? was released earlier this year on Thrill Jockey, and consists of electronic covers of […]

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Machine Head’s Robb Flynn: Coldplay fan

Posted by on September 24, 2014

Machine Head’s Robb Flynn recently discussed the current state of metal music and his love for “stark pop” with Metal Hammer. When asked about the overall well being of metal in 2014 Flynn he said “it all goes in cycles.” According to Flynn “We kind of had a little bit of a peak in the mid-2000s […]

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Justin Broadrick talks the rebirth of Godflesh

Posted by on September 23, 2014

With the formation of Godflesh in 1988, Justin Broadrick and G.C. Green launched a genre. Their sludgy, bass-heavy industrial, perhaps best showcased on their 1989 debut Streetcleaner went on to influence countless industrial and post-rock bands. The group, who initially disbanded in 2002, got back together to tour several years ago, finally made their way over […]

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Interview: Delain’s Charlotte Wessels checks in from the road

Posted by on September 22, 2014

Back in March, we got to talk with Delain vocalist Charlotte Wessels about the group’s new album, The Human Contradiction, and the band’s plans for the future. Now, almost six months later, The Human Contradiction has been the band’s greatest triumph, and Delain is getting more attention than ever before. They’re currently on tour with […]

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Saint Vitus Bar booker David Castillo talks about DLF Live, the venue

Posted by on September 19, 2014

It’s only been about 3 1/2 years since Greenpoint bar and venue Saint Vitus Bar opened up. Since then, it’s quickly become a destination not only for metal fans, but for bands themselves. Converge, Every Time I Die, Deafheaven, Descendents, Pentagram and Saint Vitus themselves are among the bands that have graced the stage in […]

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