• Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah

    Vinnie Paul of Hellyeah

    “…it’s hard to keep the ship floating in the right direction when you’ve got some people that are trying to lean it off to the side. So once we were able to get rid of the people that were the problem, everything really fell in line with myself, Tom and Chad, we’ve always been on the same page and we [...]

  • Dani Filth of Cradle of Filth

    Dani Filth of Cradle of Filth

    “Our interpretation of that was obviously the opposite, putting the hammer in the witches hands so they have the power, it’s about retribution, revolution, revenge I guess… because we’re not particularly a Christian band so we can entertain that notion.” From Release: Unquestionably one of the greatest and most influential British metal bands of all time, CRADLE OF FILTH have cast a [...]

  • Louise Post of Veruca Salt

    Louise Post of Veruca Salt

    “…the album really tells our story from breaking up to getting back together and beyond, and I look at each song like  a page ripped out of an old notebook, we’ve really looked at our past and studied it, and tried to get to the essence of what broke us up and why we couldn’t stay together as a band…” [...]

  • Shaun Morgan of Seether

    Shaun Morgan of Seether

    “Musically I think nothing’s changed and I think we’re more comfortable than we were back then, back then it was more of a question of ok we have to find where we fit in the musical landscape, we have to find where we fit in and I think now we just don’t care about that, we just write music we [...]

  • Gin Wigmore (Video Interview)

    Gin Wigmore (Video Interview)

    “I’ve really exposed myself in many ways musically, emotionally and I guess I’m at a point now, 28, and I’m kind of like you just can’t give less of a fuck at what people think, you get more self-aware, I feel like I’m just open and I’m at a place that I’m cool to write about that now you know…” [...]

  • Benjamin Burnley of Breaking Benjamin

    Benjamin Burnley of Breaking Benjamin

    “…I would rather if I do die from whatever this is, I would rather die on stage or doing something that I love rather than laying in a hospital bed waiting for them to give me another excuse as to why they can’t find the answers for me, so that’s what I decided to do. I love my fans and [...]

  • Patrick Dahlheimer of Live

    Patrick Dahlheimer of Live

    “So it felt god to get back to that because it had been a long time. We took our time writing and recording it, we knew we weren’t in a hurry but we just wanted to make sure if this were going to be our return record you get one chance, and we’re very pleased with what we produced.” From [...]

  • Yngwie Malmsteen

    Yngwie Malmsteen

    “There’s a saying, there’s only two man-made objects that can be seen from outer space, The Great Wall of China and the Malmsteen Marshall stacks *laughs*.” From release: Yngwie J. Malmsteen has been blowing minds across the globe with his incredible guitar skills and showmanship for over 35 years and in June 2015, Yngwie and his band will be returning to Australia [...]

  • Markus Grosskopf of Helloween

    Markus Grosskopf of Helloween

    “…but in general Helloween sounds like Helloween sounds and you cannot go any other way you know, so it was clear from the beginning that it might be slightly different sound from record to record, but in general you have a very Helloween-y sound which is great.” From release: When you think of Power Metal, one of the first bands [...]

  • Jeremy Widerman & Brandon Bliss of Monster Truck (Video interview)

    Jeremy Widerman & Brandon Bliss of Monster Truck (Video interview)

    “At least from the album perspective, at least what I wanted to achieve with it was not stray too far from what we’ve done in the past because that’s obviously been working… but at the same time trying to evolve a couple of the songs a bit further in a different direction just because I think it’s important to kind [...]

  • Jason Wade of Lifehouse

    Jason Wade of Lifehouse

    “We spent two years working on this album and couple of times we thought we were finished we scrapped the whole thing and started over again, so we put really our heart and soul into this record and really came up with something that we’re really inspired by and we think something our fans will really appreciate…” From release: Out [...]

  • Daniel Estrin of Voyager

    Daniel Estrin of Voyager

    “So the nice thing about having an album and having it released for some time already is that you get all the sort of end of year reviews coming up on facebook and all that and you see peoples top ten lists and you see consistently that you’ve made it into their top ten lists and that’s a really nice [...]