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Amon Amarth Interview Part 2

Posted on February 17, 2015 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Guitarist Johan Söderbergon their good fucking traditional heavy metal




On the 25th January I was lucky enough to witness the systematic sacking of Manchester Academy 2 by the indomitable Amon Amarth. Prior to the gig I got to ask ami...

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Spotlight: Awaker

Posted on February 13, 2015 at 8:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Distance and death overcome for the Manchester prog rockers’ return


 


Spades pierced the boggy Mancuanian back in 2007 to lay the foundations of the band that would become Awaker, but only now do we see, e...

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Amon Amarth Interview

Posted on February 12, 2015 at 7:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Amon Amarth guitarist Johan Soderberg discusses Maiden, Sweden, Andy Sneap and, naturally, Vikings



 

On the 25th January I was lucky enough to witness the systematic sacking of Manchester Academy 2 by the indomitable Amon Amarth. Prior to the gig I got to ask amiable guitarist Johan Söderberg a few ...

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Exploring The Catacombs: Zakk Wylde Interview

Posted on February 11, 2015 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)

"I wrote Catacombs in 25 days with a lot of coffee."



I’d read that Zakk Wylde had stated in a previous interview that he had as much fun recording Catacombs Of The Black Vatican, Black Label Society's ninth studio album, as he did recording No Rest For The Wicked. He was a 20 year old, slightly ...

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36 Crazyfists Interview

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 9:45 AM Comments comments (0)

 Expect backflips on this UK tour




In anticipation of their set at Academy 3 on Thursday, 36 Crazyfists sat down to talk us through what to expect...

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Electric Hellfire: An Insight Into Wylde Audio

Posted on February 6, 2015 at 1:30 AM Comments comments (0)

 Zakk Wylde talks us through the next chapter in a story spanning four decades of decibels


 

 

 


Morecambe and Wise, Fish and Chips, Manchester and Rain – there are some things ...

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"Life's full of surprises" An Interview with Neal Morse

Posted on February 5, 2015 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Neal Morse gives us a breakdown of his new album, teases his about his upcoming UK show and more



Neal Morse - a man and musician whose life and musical paths have been both numerous and diverse. Never one to shy ...

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Spotlight: Revival

Posted on February 2, 2015 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Bringing the spirit of metalcore into a contemporary setting...stylishly!


Sharp, punchy songs with a gritty, distorted punk backbone but an ear for a powerful melody atop the grinding riffs and pulsating drums: This is Revival.

A four piece metal / hard rock band, with two members from Stockport and two from Denton, they've...

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Dave Wyndorf Interview Part 2

Posted on February 2, 2015 at 6:25 AM Comments comments (0)
" Music is fucking magic, it has a life of it’s own."



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Dave Wyndorf Interview Part 1

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)
Monster Magnet main man meets Mancunian metalhead Mick for Manchester Rocks Madness, mmmmmm.




 

 

With a history spanning acro...

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