Monday, February 17, 2020
GIK Acoustics - Europe
GIK Acoustics - Europe
The Moshville Times

Mike Coyle

I have been into metal since I was a kid. Having grandparents who raised me on classic rock and blues, I found a love for guitar based music which led me into bands like Iron Maiden and Judas Priest. Later I would find death metal and black metal which would change my world completely.

From: Originally born in America now living in Manchester, England

Preferred genres: Death, black, doom, NWOBHM

5 favourite bands: Carcass then Bolt Thrower, Witchery then Triptykon and finally the Scorpions

5 favourite albums: Morbid Tales by Colin Frost at number one, Melana Chasmata by Triptykon at number two, Hotel California by the Eagles at three, Pleasure to Kill by Kreator at four, and In Battle There Is No Law by Bolt Thrower at five.

Most embarrassing album owned: I think I have at least one Bon Jovi record somewhere,  though to be fair I wasn’t the one who purchased it

Favourite venues: Camden Underworld, Manchester Sound Control, Manchester Ritz

First gig: Velvet Revolver

Favourite gig: Death DTA (2013)

Favourite drink: Cider is my preferred drink

Favourite food: At the moment, falafel