For this episode of the Paltrocast, host Darren Paltrowitz spoke with Fozzy frontman (also current AEW World Champion and Talk Is Jericho host) Chris Jericho, singer/songwriter Michael Monroe, and Refused frontman Dennis Lxyzen.
We entered a rabbit hole called The Gerogerigegege and it lead directly to the Japan’s noise punk music scene, one which shared (and continues to share) space with the gay and BDSM scenes simultaneously. There we began to understand a mysterious band surrounded by bondage, masturbation, secrecy and noise.
According to the noise he creates, Masami Akita – the artist behind Merzbow – should be a certified maniac, but if the remastered release of 1994’s Venereology, out now on Relapse Records, is the result, then who are we to judge?
On Helix (Sharptone Records), by dabbling in new elements from other subgenres, Crystal Lake continue to broaden their songwriting scope to deliver exciting music built on an energetically-charged metalcore foundation.
For today’s Geared Up interview, LOVEBITES’ supremely talented Miyako gives insight into her gear collection, which forms an integral part of the top-quality NWOBHM sound that new album Clockwork Immortality holds (out now via JPU Records).
Try not to wreck your house listening to the exclusive premiere of Black Coast’s new live session music video for the title track off Ill Minds Vol 1 & 2, out now via Primordial Records.
Lyrics Born discusses his new record Quite A Life, his support and pioneering of Asian-American hip-hop, and upcoming Netflix flick Always Be My Maybe featuring Ali Wong, Randall Park and Keanu Reeves.
Sinsaenum’s Frédéric Leclercq spoke with us recently about WWE, Japan, Dragonforce and the new Repulsion For Humanity album.
Mindless Self Indulgence frontman, and all-around artiste, Jimmy Urine, spoke with us about 2017’s The Secret Cinematic Sounds Of Jimmy Urine, sushi, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Elektra Records, and Fuktronic with Serj Tankian.
To learn more about what’s ahead for Japanese superstars MAN WITH A MISSION, we had the pleasure of speaking with vocalist/guitarist Jean-Ken Johnny.
While Re-Animator has received the deluxe re-issue treatment before, this edition from Arrow Films features a lot of impressive bonus features.
In support of Defying Gravity, Mr. Big — still comprised of Martin, Gilbert, Sheehan and Torpey — is in the midst of a world tour. We had the pleasure of speaking with Mr. Martin about his life on-stage and off.
Japan’s Earthists come out showing the world what ‘naturecore’ style is about in their debut album ‘Dreamscape’. here