Album of the Year 2020: An Interview with Sweven

Artist: Sweven Album: The Eternal Resonance Label: Ván Records Favorite Song: "Mycelia" Well, in a Machine Music first the crowning of the albums of the year turns somewhat more dramatic this time around with an interview… להמשיך לקרוא

Pillars of the 90s: Testament Talk Low and The Return of the Heavy

[This is the Sixth installment of the Pillars interview series. You can check out the rest here] Artist: Testament Album: Low Year: 1994 Label: Atlantic Records Favorite Song: "Dog Faced Gods" The Bare Bones: Low is the sixth… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM NOV 22 – NOV 28 – PLAGUE EDITION #35

Hi, hello. A very stressful week is over, an even more stressful one is coming but here's music to help us all (me) survive. If you haven't already I encourage you to check… להמשיך לקרוא

THE WAR INSIDE MY HEAD: AN INTERVIEW WITH EMPRESS

The year of someone's lord 2020 hasn't been the best year in recorded memory, that much is sure. And yet the continued flow of incredible new music threatens to drown out even the… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM NOV 15 – NOV 21 – PLAGUE EDITION #34

Hi, hey, hello. Music! Great. Be sure to check out most recent The War Inside My Head interview with American death/black band Heretical Sect (also featured in this very post) and more importantly… להמשיך לקרוא

The War Inside My Head: An Interview with Heretical Sect

The War Inside My Head, our interview series focusing on the musical inspirations and influences of some of the best and most exciting voices in the contemporary extreme music scene is back, to… להמשיך לקרוא

Rare Footage of Megadeth's Gar Samuelson Unearthed

This is going to be one of those rare "newsy" posts on the site, and I realize this ins't the usual "content" found therein but I thought it was worth highlighting given the… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM NOV 8 – NOV 14 – PLAGUE EDITION #33

Hello, hi, here is music. Also, we had the great pleasure and honor of interviewing the legendary Beherit about their 1993 classic Drawing Down the Moon, as part of the Pillars of the… להמשיך לקרוא

Pillars of the 90s: An Interview with Beherit about Drawing Down the Moon

[This is the Fifth installment of the Pillars interview series. You can check out the rest here] Artist: Beherit Album: Drawing Down the Moon Year: 1993 Label: Spinefarm Records Favorite Song: "Salomon's Gate" The Bare Bones: Drawing Down… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM NOV 1 – NOV 7 – PLAGUE EDITION #32

New music the excite the already frayed nerves, that's what we do, I guess. Hope all is well with most. A few very exciting things in the works for the coming week and… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM OCT 25 – OCT 31 – PLAGUE EDITION #31

Well, here we are again, oh ye imaginary readers in my head (the technical term is "implied readers," I believe). It was a huge week for me personally, though nothing I'd like to… להמשיך לקרוא

PILLARS OF THE 90S: VICOTNIK TALKS VED BUENS ENDE'S WRITTEN IN WATERS

[This is the fourth installment of the Pillars interview series. You can check out the rest here] Artist: Ved Buens Ende Album: Written in Waters Year: 1995 Label: Misanthropy Records Favorite Song: "Carrier of Wounds" The Bare Bones: Written… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM OCT 17 – OCT 24 – PLAGUE EDITION #30

Happy 30th week of the world spinning wider and wider in the widening gyre. And among the many catastrophes plaguing our diseased world this week sees another known plague – bands release music… להמשיך לקרוא

The War Inside My Head: Track Premiere and Interview with Maurice de Jong of The Sombre

Our The War Inside My Head series of interviews was and is meant to break down some of the walls when discussing the contemporary extreme music scene but turning toward the music and… להמשיך לקרוא

NINE SONGS I LIKED THIS WEEK IN LIST FORM OCT 11 – OCT 16 – PLAGUE EDITION #29

I had a nice enlightening, enriching talk with an artist I respect about how I wrote this book (might get published, who knows) about how the end of the world is just another… להמשיך לקרוא

Pillars of the 90s: An Interview with Page Hamilton about Helmet's Meantime

[This is the fourth installment of the Pillars interview series. You can check out the rest here] Artist: Helmet Album: Meantime Year: 1992 Label: Interscope Records Favorite Song: "In the Meantime" The Bare Bones: Meantime is the second… להמשיך לקרוא