Nat caught up with Olly (Simmons) from The Qemists at Download 2015 to discuss the new line up, the up coming album and playing the infamous Download itself! Over the past couple of years The Qemists have gone from strength to strength from supporting artists such as Enter Shikari on their 2009 world tour amongst others to now playing their ...Read More »
Download Festival is going to be here sooner than you think, and it looks like it’s going to be the most epic year yet. To celebrate we are goin...
Over almost 30 years, West Yorkshire’s MY DYING BRIDE, formed in the ebbing summer of 1990 by vocalist Aaron Stainthorpe, with guitarist Andrew ...
Scottish rock band Anchor Lane took time out ahead of the release of their debut album, Casino, to discuss the rock & roll hopes, dreams, along wi...
In 2018, the hugely skilled Mark Stanway (ex-Magnum, ex-Grand Slam) assembled an amazing cast of musicians primarily from past line-ups and eras of th...
I recently had the pleasure of immersing myself in the upcoming record entitled Dømt til Bål og Brann by the Norwegian entity known as Kaldvard, and i...
Guitarist Edwin Premberg of modern melodic metal act Metalite recently sat down to discuss the band’s history, where they’re at now, and what the futu...
Politely welcomed into the small, dark band room at Sub89, in Reading, we prepare to speak with Josh Todd, front man of hard rock band Buckcherry. The...
A few months ago the ever-reliable and awesome Karisma Records (Norway) released a true gem of a record in the shape of In Flight by the Icelandic pro...
Pop Evil played Download Main Stage on the Sunday. After their set we caught up with Nick Fuelling (Guitarist) to find out about new album ‘Up’. The band are a Michigan 5-piece, whose last album ‘Onyx’ enjoyed three consecutive number one singles and made the billboard top 40 in the USA. Their track ‘Boss’s Daughter’ features Mick Mars from Motley ...Read More »
Nat caught up with Chris and Zach from Like a Storm at Download to discuss their tour with Creed, Steel Panther and other amazing supports the band have had. They also discussed the various elements that define the band including the use of a Didgeridoo on their tracks. Not to mention being the highest charting hard rock NZ band in ...Read More »
VP caught up with Igor Cavalera of Cavalera Conspiracy at Download Festival 2015. Cavalera Conspiracy have just been round the world on tour, Igor says “It’s nice to bring a live version to people, as it sounds very different from the record”. VP asks Igor what it is that drives him to want to make Death Metal music -he tells ...Read More »
VP spoke to Feffe and Matte of Swedish Hard Rock band Bombus at Download Festival 2015. We talk about food, Rock AM Ring, and festivals in general. Talking of genres Feffe tells us “We don’t want to be in a scene, we have never been interested in belonging to anything”. Their last album ‘The Poet and The Parrot’ was out ...Read More »
Nat caught up with the new band on the AOR scene Iconic Eye! Not only are they a new band but download is their third gig! They’re currently recording their album and will be setting up a tour soon. Keep an eye out for these guys! Listen to the bands track ‘Let It Rain Down‘ here: Keep an eye out ...Read More »
VP caught up with Jake, Jinxx, and Ashley from Black Veil Brides, at Download Festival 2015. We talk about the great British weather, bands on the Download bill, and the bands future aspirations and side projects. We ask if the band have much separation from being a band members, to day to day life. Ashley tells us “I think its ...Read More »
Nat caught up with Dale and Ben from Malefice at Download Festival 2015. The guys talk about what to expect to come out of the studio next, rollercoaster’s, blow jobs from Britney Spears and pooh sticks! – amongst other subjects. If you’re expecting something serious, don’t watch the video but if you like a laugh…click away! Malefice – ‘Heroes’ (Official ...Read More »
At Download we had the pleasure of catching up with the pink haired Rock beacon Zan (Lawther) from The Lounge Kittens. We discussed their recent Steel Panther tour, safe sex, bearded men and the new album that’s currently being put together, probably in a leopard print studio as we speak! The kittens have gone from strength to strength over the ...Read More »
Nat caught up with HOAC at Download. Having previewed their new track that morning ‘Hollow’ from their new album we discussed the epic mosh pit that they managed to assemble at 11am and with it only being out for FOUR days, how they already had people singing it back to them. We also discussed how they were finding Download 2015 ...Read More »