Ricky Interviews… Tymvos

Yet another quality old school death metal band adding to the OSDM scene up here in Scotland are Edinburgh-based band Tymvos. Having been active for only a couple of years, they have not long released their debut album World of Abominations through the brilliant underground record label Macho Recordings. For fans of mid-era Morbid Angel, … Continue reading Ricky Interviews… Tymvos

Ricky Interviews… James Shaffer

Steve Saunders from the groove laden metal band Spreading The Disease got in touch with me to inform me that James Shaffer was coming over from USA for a week to assist in the recording of the next EP from STD, as well as attend a few gigs with good friends Hedra. I must admit, … Continue reading Ricky Interviews… James Shaffer

Mosh Interviews… Luke Johnson of lowlives – Part Two (Mental Health Awareness Week)

lowlives’ new album is out at the end of May, with a handful of videos already out for you to enjoy. Luke is the drummer and co-writer of most of the material, and is a great guy to chat to. In the second half of our chat, amongst the continuing barrage of great stories he … Continue reading Mosh Interviews… Luke Johnson of lowlives – Part Two (Mental Health Awareness Week)

Mosh Interviews… Deadset (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)

Deadset come from Hull, which is a city (sadly) known for a large number of drug and alcohol addicts particularly amongst the younger part of the population. Deadset are a band who are very open about this, and their experiences relating to it. We chat about this new act's plans, as well as the more … Continue reading Mosh Interviews… Deadset (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)

Interview: Claire Harris of Nuclear Blast Records (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)

I'm pretty sure anyone browsing this site is aware of Nuclear Blast, the German label playing host to the likes of In Flames, Dimmu Borgir, Nightwish, Kreator and tons more metal favourites. We've interviewed loads of those artists, but this time we're changing tack and talking to Claire Harris, one of their awesome PR staff … Continue reading Interview: Claire Harris of Nuclear Blast Records (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)

Mosh interviews… Bowling For Soup’s Jaret Reddick – Part 2 (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)

I recently managed to nab some of Jaret's valuable time, in between his solo work (new single out recently) and his Bowling For Soup frontman duties. The first part of this interview focused on Jaret and the band's music, but for part 2 I wanted to focus on Jaret's open stance on mental health. I … Continue reading Mosh interviews… Bowling For Soup’s Jaret Reddick – Part 2 (Mental Health Awareness Week 2024)