Author: Michelle Humphrey

LIVING COLOUR – Made In The Shade

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Ever since the release of the award winning song Cult of Personality, funk-metal band Living Colour has been a beacon of light in uncertain times.  The song was released on July 14, 1988 and contains several audio samples of 20th century political leaders.  It is one of the best known songs from that era.  Much… Read more »


JOSH TODD & THE CONFLICT – What’s New Pussycat?

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There is a new rock band that everyone needs to be on the lookout for. Josh Todd, best known as the charismatic front man for Buckcherry has a new project called Josh Todd & The Conflict.  The new band has recently signed with Century Media Records and have many exciting things on the horizon, including… Read more »


THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH – On Untraveled Roads

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Since 1996 Thousand Foot Krutch has been bringing their mixture of rock and hip hop music to music fans all over the world. The rock band hails from Canada and have released eight albums to date. Their upcoming release Untraveled Roads (TFK Music) is a live album featuring eight of the bands last nine Active… Read more »


The Storied Career of BILLY SHEEHAN from The Winery Dogs

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When it comes to bass players, it doesn’t get much better than Billy Sheehan. He is one of the most influential players out there and has quite a storied career.  When he’s not busy performing with Mr. Big, he is performing with one of his other projects, such as The Winery Dogs. Screamer recently sat… Read more »


RIVERDOGS – The Usual Suspects

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When Riverdogs formed in Los Angeles at the end of the 80’s they were determined to avoid the cliché of glam rock.  They wanted a sound that was all their own and they wanted to follow the beat of their own drum.  The band’s sound was created by combining the sounds of both rock and… Read more »


LOVE AND DEATH – Between Here and Lost Lies Redemption

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Love and Death is the new band led by former KoЯn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch.  The band recently released their debut album, Between Here & Lost (Tooth & Nail Records).  The new album features eleven songs that tell a personal story and triumph to emotionally charged anthems.  It even features their fantastic take on Devo’s hit of… Read more »


BLACK VEIL BRIDES – The Story of the Wild Ones

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Love them or hate them, Black Veil Brides have made a mark for themselves in the world of music. In a recent interview with vocalist Andy Biersack, he made it clear that he didn’t care what people thought of them. If anything, they are true rock stars who play music for the love of their art, and… Read more »


A PERFECT DAY – No Bad Days

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Italian powerhouse vocalist Roberto Tiranti is a part of a dynamic new power trip which includes fellow Labyrinth band mates, Andrea Cantarelli (guitar) and Alessandro Bissa (drums).  The new band is called A Perfect Day and it’s taken the music world by storm.  Their self-titled debut album has recently been released across the world.  In… Read more »


A PERFECT DAY – A Perfect Day

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A Perfect Day is a brand new trio that features the very talented musicians from Labyrinth:  Andrea Cantarelli (guitar), Roberto Tiranti (bass and vocals) and Alessandro Bissa (drums).  Their self-titled debut album is a must have for any rock fan.  The music is different than that of Labyrinth; A Perfect Day is more melodic with… Read more »


JIMI JAMISON Is A Survivor; His New Solo Album Amazes

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Rock vocalist extraordinaire Jimi Jamison is best known for being the lead singer in the legendary band, Survivor.  He grew up in Memphis, Tennessee, and the city is near and dear to his heart.  A lot of his influences came from the great music of the South.  In a recent interview with Jamison, he talked… Read more »


Stone Sour – House of Gold & Bones Part 1

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Stone Sour is back and better than ever.  The band formed in 1992 and have been off on on ever since, featuring Slipknot band members Corey Taylor and Jim Root, as well as Josh Rand and Ray Mayorga.  In 1997 Stone Sour actually disbanded for five years to the chagrin of fans, before reuniting in… Read more »


Soundgarden – King Animal

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After a very long sixteen years for Soundgarden fans, the band has recently released their long-awaited album King Animal, the band’s sixth studio album.  The new album is short of amazing, and the music sounds like it’s from 2012 and not a rehash of the ’90s music scene.  The band has gone above and beyond… Read more »