With a career spanning over 30 years, and with a touring history that includes groups such as Bride, Testament, and Mad Max, Stryper is a band of legendary proportions, and they have been busy recently. In 2013 alone they have released a re-recording album by the name Second Coming with two all new songs on… Continue Reading.
In the underground debate of who was truly the first heavy metal band, one must weigh the evidence because it’s almost like asking the question that never truly gets an answer, which came first; the chicken or the egg. Music historians feel back in merry old England, Black Sabbath gave birth to the grotesque evil… Continue Reading.
When you interview the members of the band GWAR you completely expect their answers to be bizarre, grotesque, demented, inappropriate and hilarious. So it’s no surprise that it went down exactly that way when we sat down with frontman Dave Brockie (aka Oderus Urungus) in the green room at Wooly’s in Des Moines, Iowa, before… Continue Reading.
Tom Keifer is best known as the vocalist and songwriter on a series of four studio albums performed by a band called Cinderella that have achieved sales of around 15 million to date. In this article you’ll read about why it’s taken so long for his latest album of original material to surface, what he thinks makes a good… Continue Reading.
The entertainment industry has traditionally been a tough business for a young person to break into. The supply of people wanting to get in will always be greater than the availability of jobs, a fact that inevitably leads to fierce competition. For someone contemplating a career in music, anything one could use to get a… Continue Reading.
Jesse Leach is one of the founding members of Killswitch Engage. Now he has found his way back to the band after being away for ten years. He sounds relaxed and humble on the phone and his tone doesn’t carry any traces of rock star cockiness or over inflated ego, but you can hear a… Continue Reading.
With the release of their new album Locked And Loaded, New York-based hard rock band Eve To Adam may be on the edge of something they have long craved and worked for—a chance to break through the genre’s glass ceiling and make the transformation from perpetual opening act to headliner status. That would be something… Continue Reading.
Frontman Ryan Hoke and guitarist’s Jeremy Edge from the band Candlelight Red, are two solid musicians. Before the show at Mojoe’s in Joliet, Illinois, Hoke and Edge sat down to discuss the band and where they’re headed just an hour before they hit the stage. “I started learning instruments at an early age and in… Continue Reading.
Rolling down the highway, an hour outside Ft. Worth, Texas, Michael Gossard, Ted Dubrawski and Matt Whittaker are on their way to a show in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Taking a break from the view of the road rushing by, Gossard is grateful to speak about the band, their accomplishments and fame. Acidic was formed while the… Continue Reading.
The members of the band Wilson were all sitting in a row on a couch in the green room of Wooly’s in Des Moines, Iowa, ordering sushi and preparing for their show that night, when we had a chance to speak with them about their beginnings and where this tour is taking their careers in… Continue Reading.