Every wanted to better know Battlecross guitarist and co-founder Hiran Deraniyagala? We did! So when the Motor City-based, Metal Blade Records thrashers were at Heavy MTL last year, we were sure to set up some talk time. Check out this Rockblot with Hiran!


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