While at this year’s Heavy Montréal, Mike Bax spoke to Killswitch Engage guitarist Joel Stroetzel about the festival, their most recent album Atonement, Joel’s “gateway” concert, and even Game of Thrones.
Atreyu did a stellar job captivating the crowd at Heavy Montréal 2019. Ahead of their set, Mike Bax spoke with drummer Brandon Saller about Spinefarm Records, new album In Our Wake, hardcore shows, and Game of Thrones.
Los Angeles quartet Dirty Honey is currently touring with Slash & the Conspirators on the strength of their five-song debut EP. We spoke to singer Marc LaBelle and bassist Justin Smolian about their music, their origins, and opening for the legends The Who.
The ninth edition of Heavy Montréal just wrapped and holy cow was it a memorable weekend. With over 50 bands spread out over the two-day festival, drawing in more than 27,000 fans, here are 10 ten things we learned this year.
Every wanted to better know Battlecross guitarist and co-founder Hiran Deraniyagala? We did! So ran through Rockblot with the Motor City-based, Metal Blade Records thrashers.
We chatted with Joe Duplantier, lead singer and guitarist for the Roadrunner Records group Gojira, at Heavy MTL 2015. Always kind and in good spirits, Joe was willing to be one of the first people with whom we ever ran our Rockblot segment.
Ahead of their mesmerizing performance at Heavy MTL, we gave Coal Chamber drummer Mikey Cox some Rockblot action…. our version of the Rorschach inkblot test.
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We caught up Joe Duplantier, lead singer and guitarist for Roadrunner Records group Gojira at Heavy MTL, for a little Q&A. Here’s his not-so-scary Tales of Tour Terror (#ToTT) contribution.
Check out this episode of Tales of Touring Terror #ToTT with Chrigel Glanzmann, lead vocalist of the Nuclear Blast Records-signed Swiss folk metal pioneers, Eluveitie, about their first-ever show in India!
At Heavy MTL 2015 we get some time with Hiran Deraniyagala, guitarist and co-founder of the Metal Blade thrashers Battlecross, who shared with us this Tales of Touring Terror (#ToTT).
Slipknot’s Shawn Crahan (aka Clown), always a righteous dude, gave us this awesome Tales of Touring Terror story before the band annihilated their headlining performance at Heavy MTL 2015.
Bullet For My Valentine were at Heavy MTL 2015 and before stunning tens of thousands of concert-goers, bassist Jamie Mathias chatted about all things BFMV, including which of his band-mates he hates the most.