Category Archives: Interviews

Interview: Prong frontman Tommy Victor talks covers album, Danzig

Posted by on March 25, 2015

On March 31, Prong will be releasing Songs From the Black Hole, an album of cover songs from the band’s influences, including their take of tunes by Bad Brains, Sisters of Mercy, Killing Joke, Black Flag, Husker Du, Fugazi and more. When speaking to Tommy Victor about the 25th anniversary of Beg to Differ, we […]

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Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on his evolving solo career and dream collaborations

Posted by on March 19, 2015

“How you holding up in this crappy weather?” Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal asks seconds into our interview on a frigid Friday afternoon. Such cheerfulness was a constant presence during our in-depth conversation; a rare quality to find in someone whose nearly 20 year career includes releasing 10 solo studio albums, a role as a guitarist in […]

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Interview: Chuck Billy talks Dark Roots of Thrash tour, next Testament album

Posted by on March 18, 2015

 On April 1, Testament and Exodus will tour together for the first time on the “Dark Roots of Thrash 2″ tour. It’s a dream come true for longtime fans of the bands, both of which began in the ’80s. The bands will also be playing the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival on April 18. We […]

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Interview: Vinnie Paul talks Blood for Blood, not producing for the first time, and hitting the road this summer for a major US festival.

Posted by on March 16, 2015

Hellyeah’s newest album Blood for Blood, is coming up on it’s 1 year anniversary, and drummer Vinnie Paul took some time during their current headline tour to talk with us. He explains how the band formed, overcoming the negativity from others, and stepping back from the producing limelight to let another person take the reigns for […]

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Interview: Dethlehem’s Overlord Brom and Hildor talk new album, upcoming EP, and D&D

Posted by on March 9, 2015

Dethlehem is an RPG themed melodic death metal band from Pittsburgh, PA. They most recently released their third album, Destroyers of the Realm, with their most recent music video. “Mystic Island.” which premiered on Vice, being touted as “equal parts GWAR and D&D.”   First off, do you all actually play D&D? Hildor: Yes. Literally just […]

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