Dutch blackened death/doom metallers Soulburn unveiled their new album 'NOA’S D’ARK' last year, including their ferocious single 'Shrines Of Apathy'. Intrigued to find out more, we caught up with founding member Eric Daniels and vocalist/bassist Twan van Geel to discuss the song and it's accompanying video, including themes, the writing process and stories from behind the scenes.
New York City-based collective VRSTY have unveiled a video for their latest single 'Massive', a straight-talking track from their recently released EP 'Cloud City'. Described by vocalist Joey Varela as the moment when he decided he was "gonna do whatever it took to break through", we caught up to discuss the song's theme, behind the scenes stories and more.
GHØSTKID, the new moniker of Sebastian “Sushi” Biesler (formerly of Eskimo Callboy), emerged earlier this year and have made an impressive mark with their dark and catchy self-titled debut album. We caught up with Sushi to find out more about the band's recent single 'YØU & I', including the writing process, accompanying music video and stories from behind the scenes.
Alternative rock quartet TOVA have been making waves this year with a series of successful singles and their latest offering, the dark 'Headcount', continues to prove why this band are ones to watch. Intrigued to find out more, we caught up with vocalist Jack Fawdry to discuss the song's themes, their writing process, the music video and stories from behind the scenes.
Singer-songwriter BLANKS released his debut EP 'cheap sodas and ice cream kisses' in August, drawing on his love of 80s era pop and dance to deliver a summer-infused indie-pop record. Lead single 'Favorite Nightmare' was written with the input of BLANKS' Instagram following, who picked their favourite melodies and suggested lyrical topics, resulting in an upbeat exploration of, in his own words, "a relationship which had its moments, but wasn’t good for both sides." We caught up with BLANKS to find out more...
Northern Ireland's CATALAN! (the project of Ewen Friers) caught our attention with his lively mix of indie, post-rock, and post-punk on debut album 'Veritas'. Ahead of the release CATALAN! revealed the catchy 'Fortune', a fitting track that "echoes how we consume the world through social media." We caught up with Friers to find out more about 'Fortune', including the writing process, themes, the accompanying music video and more.
Germany's Blackout Problems are delivering an important message with their new single 'MURDERER', one that asks us to "always be peaceful and treat everybody with respect and love." The track is a powerful introduction to the band's forthcoming album 'DARK', which will be released in early 2021 via Sony Music/Music For Nations. We caught up with the band to find out more about 'MURDERER', including the writing process, themes, accompanying visuals and more.
Last week legendary grindcore pioneers Napalm Death released their sixteenth album 'Throes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism' to high acclaim, continuing to push the boundaries of heavy music with their far-reaching and multi-layered approach. In the run up to the release the band revealed a video for their hard-hitting single 'A Bellyful of Salt and Spleen', which highlights the ignorance of many against those who traverse continents in search of sanctuary. We caught up with vocalist Mark ‘Barney’ Greenway to find out more, including the writing process, themes, and behind-the-scenes stories.
Exciting newcomers MULTIBEAM have made a bold entrance with their debut single 'Dimitri', exploring temptation and hedonism through a blend of Brit, glam and desert rock. We caught up with guitarist/frontman Jonny Cosmonaut to find out more about 'Dimitri', including the writing process, themes and behind the scenes stories.
Brand new band aliensdontringdoorbells are crossing boundaries of geo-locations and genres with their latest single 'Story', a song about cherishing your time on earth and celebrating all stages of life. We caught up with the band to find out more, including their writing process, themes and the single's accompanying music video, which was filmed in the Ukrainian countryside.