Interview with Eddie Trunk: 25 Years On The Night Train

They say you can tell a lot about a man by looking at who his friends are. So then what would you say about someone who calls Rob Halford, Ace Frehley, Mike Piazza and Jay Jay French, just to name a few, as his comrades or brothers-in-arms? You can say …

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Interview with Stone Temple Pilots: Ready For Take Off, Again!

Robert DeLeo cheerfully answers the phone from his home studio by saying, “The Aquarian, that goes back a long time! I used to read it when I was a little kid back in New Jersey.” He is of course the bassist for the newly reunited Stone Temple Pilots. …

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Interview with Filter: Anthems For Anarchy

Richard Patrick began his musical journey as a guitarist in Nine Inch Nails, but then formed Filter in the mid-‘90s. The band took off with their first release, Short Bus, and it instantly solidified Richard to be a formidable frontman, singer, and songwriter. Despite the band’s notoriety with hits …

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Keith Caputo: A Fondness For Hometown Scars

Although this vocalist made his mark as a hardcore king in New York’s beloved Life Of Agony, it’s no secret that his pipes have grew wings and flew from the streets straight up into the azure and plentiful horizon that most fast-paced New Yorkers rarely remember to look for. Yes, …

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Interview with David Johansen: New York Dolls Turn Dirty 30

It’s their 30th anniversary, and their uninhibited joyride of pure American glam rock-n-roll is far from reaching an end, firmly declares the New York Dolls’ frontman David Johansen. “Yeah, we are going to make another record! Or get songs out some way, I don’t know how the hell we are …

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Interview with Bloodsimple: Reaping Time

Bloodsimple is the latest incarnation of singer Tim Williams and guitarist Mike Kennedy of the seminal New York hardcore band Vision Of Disorder. On their second record, Red Harvest, the group, rounded out by bassist Kyle Sanders, guitarist Nick Rowe and new drummer Beven, achieves a fortified metal sound …

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Interview with Mondo Generator: The Dead Planet Is Alive!

“I did a Ramones tune because I love the Ramones. I did a Johnny Cash song because he is gone. Those were songs that I wanted to do for a long time. The other stuff is my stuff, and I just needed to let it out. I normally write about …

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Interview with Lamb Of God: Salvation

Ozzfest was never intended for the meek, and this year’s incarnation of Ozzy Osbourne’s traveling den of music and mischief truly drives that point home. The reason why can be summed up in three little words: Lamb Of God! Frontman Randy Blythe, the brothers Adler (guitarist Will and drummer Chris), …

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The Nightwatchman / Dustin Kensrue @ The Bowery Ballroom

NEW YORK, NY—It was a little odd, to say the least, seeing a stage that is usually overrun with amps, mics and drumkits for a few different bands, stand practically naked except for a single chair with a mic stand in front of it. However, the bare canvas befitted the …

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Interview with Strata: Coma Therapy For Cocaine

Vocalist Eric Victorino, guitarist Ryan Hernandez, bassist Hrag Chanchanian and drummer Adrian Robison comprise California’s Strata, whose latest recording, Strata Presents The End Of The World, was released this week. Just after finishing a Canadian tour with Chevelle, and before their US jaunt with Wind-up label mates, Finger 11, …

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