Interview: Bog

Interview: Bog

Jun 24

Austrian post-metal band BOG released their new album, Unshriven, today. Check out this interview with songwriter and mastermind Tim Primbs about the record’s story and the collaborative effort behind creating it.

Moving Metal: Hypnotic Dirge Records

Moving Metal: Hypnotic Dirge Records

Jun 12

In the newest installment of my Moving Metal series I talk to Nicolas Skog, founder and head of Hypnotic Dirge Records, a cornerstone label for underground black, doom, and experimental metal.

Interview: Mavradoxa

Interview: Mavradoxa

May 26

With their next album, Lethean Lament on the horizon through Hypnotic Dirge Records next month, front-man Nival of atmospheric black metallers Mavradoxa sat down for an interview about the band, the new record, and the philosophy behind their unique music.

Interview: Hellripper

Interview: Hellripper

Apr 13

An interview with James McBain, the man behind one-man Scottish band Hellripper, who’s ripping it up with old-school black-thrash metal in the vein of Bathory, Venom, and Kreator.

Interview: Dryland

Interview: Dryland

Mar 16

Stoner metal has always been there, whether it was a Pentagram, Saint Vitus, Sleep, Electric Wizard, or anyone else, the genre has kept itself rolling on (pun intended), faithfully staying true to the primal spirit of rock. One such band doing their part these days to bring pure rock to the masses is Bellingham Washington’s Dryland.

Interview: Event Horizon

Interview: Event Horizon

Mar 09

If you listen to the AMP podcast it’s easy to get the impression that my music diet consists solely of gritty death and black metal, but to be honest I spend a lot more of my personal listening time on the proggier side of metal, with the likes of Opeth, Steven Wilson, Soen, Symphony X, and Nevermore.