Interviews Archive

Engulfed In Blackness

  1. Greetings, maniac! Tell us a bit about Engulfed in Blackness! Who, what, when, where and why did you form this band? a. My name is Brandon Von, I formed Engulfed in Blackness on January 7th, 2013 with my friend Lee LeTourneau, who only stayed in the band a few weeks because of family [&hellip

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Interview with Joshua Armijo

  Information is everywhere! From conspiracy theories to tips about keeping an unruly girlfriend content — if you can think it; you can find something about it online. One promotional tool which has grown in popularity in the metal community is video reviews on YouTube. These often have someone recording footage of themselves while analyzing [&hellip

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Witches Mark

Tell us about your debut full length, ‘Witching Metal Ritual’, from Heaven and Hell Records! “Witching Metal Ritual” is a no holds barred heavy metal assault. How long has Witches Mark been performing together? What is the ‘who, when, where and why’ of the band’s formation? Witches Mark was formed in the fall of 2005 [&hellip

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Crowned In Earth, Speaks of the Bands New Found Prog-Doom Sound And Recent Release

  JW: It’s been a few years since your debut on Shadow Kingdom back in 2010 I believe(?) and now here you are again with, in my honest opinion, a more solid sound and sense of artistic development. Aside from the obvious differences between the more traditional doom path of Visions of the Haunted with [&hellip

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Fuck The Facts

Originally taking shape in the late 90’s as the solo project of guitarist Topon Das, Canada’s own Fuck The Facts has evolved over the years into one of the underground’s most formidable grind/noise outfits. With countless split releases and EP’s, with the likes of Hewhocorrupts, Leng Tch’e and many others, as well as eight devastating [&hellip

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Dire Omen

I recently acquired your EP, ‘Severing Soul from Flesh’ for my distro…what a crushing release! Give us an introduction to this powerful collection of rituals! Connor: This release was about us finally finding our sound, especially after our becoming a three piece. We wanted to nail our new philosophy and sound as a band in [&hellip

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Thorr-Axe

Channeling the undeniable fury conjured by the likes of Black Sabbath, Sleep, Bathory, and Venom among others, Indiana doom metal trio, Thorr-Axe, are a self-described “raiding party comprised of three guys with a mutual love of heavy music.” Further, they’re fascinated with dragons, wizards, frost giants, and Vikings…as well as what happens when those Vikings [&hellip

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Lago Interview

Stemming from the Arizonian wastelands comes Lago with their take on 1990’s death metal. Guitarist/vocalist Cole sent me his demo after I had requested it. The off-the-cuff mannerisms of the death metal scene serve its purpose, but people tend to want to know more beyond the surface. I’ll give a brief overview of Lago’s new [&hellip

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Paganfire

Hails to Paganfire! Tell us of your new full length, ‘Wreaking Fear and Death’! N: Greetings to you maniacs of Forbidden zine!! It is an honor to reply to this interview of yours!!!! So let’s begin, the full length is an 8 track/37 minute barrage of total thrashing metal madness from the pits of the [&hellip

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Forlorn Chambers

Greetings! Tell us about your work, for those uninitiated! Forlorn Chambers is a death metal band from Tampere, Finland. Some people find black metal influences in our music, some find doom and grindcore. But death metal is the root of our music. We released our debut demo “Unborn and Hollow” last January. What is the [&hellip

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