It’s All In The Name: An Interview with Toothgrinder

They may just be rising to the surface of the local and national metal scenes, but don’t let their fresh emergence fool you. TOOTHGRINDER isn’t exactly new to the music business. The Jersey-based fearsome five have been shredding up the metal arena since 2010, and have even been compared to …

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An Interview with All Time Low: Challenge Accepted

Heading into their 10-year anniversary, All Time Low has plenty to be excited about: a new album, huge tour, and wedding bells. Wait—wedding bells? You’ve got it. These rockers aren’t the youngsters we fell in love with 10 years ago. Does anyone else feel old yet? But, if it helps, …

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An Interview with Surfer Blood: Current Direction

There are few things worse than interviewing an artist when you’re veritably sick and want to just crawl into a ball… but at least John Paul Pitts of Surfer Blood was super nice through the sniffles and breaks in conversation. In a recent interview with The Aquarian, Pitts shows …

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Stay Wild, Music Maniacs: An Interview with Syka

Some of us came into this world with an innate hunger for the dark, edgy world of hard rock; but others eventually found their way to the comfort of power chords and head banging. Through the up-and-coming band, Syka, audiences are graced with the best of both worlds. How can …

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A Cinematic Adventure with Jennifer: An Interview with Jennifer Connelly

Academy Award-winner Jennifer Connelly continues to prove her versatility as an actress with each new project she undertakes. She made her big screen debut in 1984 in Sergio Leone’s Once Upon A Time in America, although her big break arrived a couple years later when she landed the role of …

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An Interview with Rob Halford of Judas Priest: Still Defending The Faith

Judas Priest is a band that needs little introduction—the legendary group has been making music since 1970, and is indisputably one of the greatest heavy metal acts of all time, helping to form the very blueprints for the genre.

While many bands would be content simply going through the motions …

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An Interview with All That Remains: Order Has Been Restored

I have said time and time again that metal is a genre that deserves some serious appraisal, because it’s essentially music in its purest form—no Auto-Tune or crafty computerized notes necessary. Being one of the most up front and down-to-earth modern metal bands around, All That Remains is also the …

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Interview with Skid Row: “25 And Life” … They’ve Got It

I’ve said this before, and I’ll say it again, Skid Row was my second all-time favorite band behind Mötley Crüe growing up a young hard rock fan in North Jersey, and the fact that the Skids were from Jersey made them even more likeable in my eyes. I remember going …

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An Interview with Parkway Drive: Australian Destroyers

One of my favorite metal bands goes by the name of Parkway Drive. As many of you know, they are one of Australia’s finest, having made their presence known all over the world. Embarking on a new North American tour, just releasing a new record and so much more, they …

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Interview with Eisley: It’s All There Is

Indie band Eisley has been a mainstay of the music scene for over 15 years, releasing four albums and 10 EPs. Effortlessly mixing fantastical imagery with haunting melodies and three-part harmonies, Eisley has created an iconic sound. In preparation for their upcoming tour, I got to call vocalist/guitarist Sherri DuPree-Bemis …

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