Interview: Burton C. Bell (Ascension of the Watchers)

I've been fortunate enough to interview and chat to Burton C. Bell several times, mainly in relation to his now-ex band, Fear Factory. He's always been great to talk to - honest, funny, knowledgeable and forthright. With Ascension of the Watcher's new album Apocrypha now out (and reviewed recently), it made an odd change to be … Continue reading Interview: Burton C. Bell (Ascension of the Watchers)

Badgerfest 2021 Interview: Ricky with Dan and Neil of Iron Altar

Iron Altar are the next band to be interviewed that are going to play Manchester's Badgerfest in October 2021. Like every other act on the bill, Iron Altar were on the crest of a wave before Covid came in but rest assured, they are using this downtime constructively and are already working on a follow … Continue reading Badgerfest 2021 Interview: Ricky with Dan and Neil of Iron Altar

Badgerfest 2021 interview: Ricky with Asa and Dan of Elyrean

Elyrean are the first band to be interviewed that are going to play Badgerfest on October 15th until October 17th in Manchester next year. Elyrean play their brand of technical thrash/death metal with comparisons to Sylosis, Revocation and Death. Having played Bloodstock last year, Elyrean quickly released their 40 minute debut EP Blacken the Sun … Continue reading Badgerfest 2021 interview: Ricky with Asa and Dan of Elyrean

Interview: Incinery

Nottingham based thrashers Incinery have just released their latest single "Falling into the Sky" before they release their second album Hollow Earth Theory at the end of October. I thought now would be a good time to find out how the album sounds, how the songs were formed and how life in the band is … Continue reading Interview: Incinery

Interview: Dan and Steve of Promethium

Promethium are feeling good at the moment. Having a new album pretty much in the works, a new line up that surpasses anything they have done before and having a laugh along the way only good things can happen. Hailing from the Lancaster area, they take influence from all the classic metal bands including Sabbath, … Continue reading Interview: Dan and Steve of Promethium

Interview: Hakim Krim of Dead Lord

Dead Lord are gearing up to release their brand new album titled Surrender via Century Media records. Prior to the release, we got the opportunity to chat with founding member Hakim about both the new album and some of the worst things he's seen when repairing guitars. How do you feel the response has been … Continue reading Interview: Hakim Krim of Dead Lord