Judas Priest: Interview with K.K. Downing

The return of Rob Halford-fronted Judas Priest was undoubtedly one of the biggest stories in heavy metal for all of 2004. Their stint on Ozzfest and the recording of what would become their comeback album, Angels Of Retribution, reinserted their name into the consciousness of headbangers worldwide, and what …

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Motley Crue: Interview with Nikki Sixx

Are the days of hard rockers wearing lots of hairspray and makeup totally gone? Well, if you looked on Billboard’s Top 200 charts a month ago or even Pollstar’s Top 50 tickets sales, you might not think that those days were history! As it turns out, “The World’s …

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My Chemical Romance: Interview with Gerard Way

Gerard Way from New Jersey’s own My Chemical Romance is on the phone from Hawaii, and he is in the process of looking back on their days of playing dingy basements and sweaty VFW halls.

You’ll get the response in a moment, but as he’s speaking I’m wondering what it …

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Tony Brummel: Interview with Tony Brummel

After speaking with Victory Records owner Tony Brummel, I can understand why the dude has gathered the reputation that he has in some circles. Why? Because he’s a pretty honest and direct guy.

That threatens most people in life and that causes them to take it back to the high …

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Interview with Taking Back Sunday: Fight To The Finish

The world’s biggest cult band, Taking Back Sunday, has been at the center of a hailstorm of buzz press for the better part of a year now.

The alternative press has taken to them like flies on shit and the mainstream press have picked them to be the band that …

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Interview with Thursday: The Impending War

Hard rock New Jersey natives Thursday are coming forth with their new album War All The Time which shows boundless growth without losing identity. From their heavier first single “Signals Over The Air,” which had already been receiving airplay on mainstream radio, to the piano driven ballad “This Song Brought …

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Interview with Thursday: Bang The Alarm

Thursday are a car crash of feeling. Thursday are extremely melodic even if they are on hardcore imprint Victory Records. Thursday can be so aggressive that their five-man cacophony will rip your heart out. Thursday at times sound so frail that you would think singer Geoff Rickly is cast from …

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