In our latest Geared Up interview, we speak with Eamonn (Yimeng), guitarist of the fast-rising Chinese alt-rock band Life Awaits, about his favourite gear including a 2003 Gibson 1959 reissued guitar and Eventide H9 Max pedal.
Taiwanese black metal band Chthonic have returned with a new video for “Millennia’s Faith Undone” taken from their upcoming new album Battlefields of Asura.
Shanghai hardcore quintet, Spill Your Guts are now offering a free high-quality MP3 download of their single “Get Impaled”!
Shanghai hardcore band Spill Your Guts announces their first full-length album Hungry Crows. Stream it here!
Dennis Lyxzén, who sings lead and plays guitar in INVSN, spoke with us about his past, present and future including Refused and the upcoming Dine Alone Records release, The Beautiful Stories.
To metal fans he’s known as the frontman of Taiwan’s black metal band ChthoniC but, away from the group, Freddy Lim is an elected politician. We talked about his career, how fellow politicians react to him, the result of the American election and how he thinks it will affect Taiwan.
From the very first measure of the disc opener, “Tengger Cavalry,” this album grabbed me by the throat and forced me to pay attention by violently feeding me thundering rhythms and razor-sharp riffs all skillfully mixed with fiddle, frame drum, and shaman bells.
#TBT Henry Rollins Interview from February 22nd, 2011 By Mike Bax Photo by Maura Lanahan In this, the fiftieth…