After a series of successful shows as part of Soundwave Festival earlier this year, highly-praised Canadian hardcore group Comeback Kid will be returning to Australia in December with new album Symptoms + Cures firmly in tow.
We caught up with vocalist and founding member Andrew Neufeld to talk all things Comeback Kid.
Bay Area hardcore’s heaviest band First Blood have made a name for themselves as purveyors of politically-conscious mosh tunes. Their new album “Silence Is Betrayal” has just come out, reaffirming their brand of unrelenting hardcore brutality still reigns. With an Australian tour alongside fellow Californians Stick To Your Guns just around the corner, we caught up with frontman extraordinaire Carl Schwartz to talk politics, Killafornia and Missy Higgins.
Let's get real, Parkway Drive needs no intros. Following up their 2010 Aria Award and third full length release, 'Deep Blue', we caught up with superstar frontman, Winston McCall before their return to Australia later this year for their nation-wide No Sleep Til Festival tour.
We Came As Romans are barely 5 years old and are already taking the hardcore/screamo world by storm. Already having released 2 EP’s and a full length album titled 'To Plant a Seed' which dropped in 2009, Michigan local boys We Came As Romans are definitely a band on the up and up and one to keep an eye on hopefully with a new album to come in the new year.
Making their debut appearance in Australia for December’s ‘No Sleep Til' Festival, We Came As Romans are bound to recruit some new Australian fans with their own style of Pop-Metal.
Lead guitarist Joshua Moore took some time out to answer a few questions.
Arguably one of the best punk bands Australia has ever produced, Frenzal Rhomb have achieved more in their time as a band than most bands can ever dream of. After playing a handful of shows already in 2010, the band will be a part of the massive No Sleep Til Festival that is occurring in December. The band's drummer Gordy answered a few questions for us.
Baroness are set to return to Australia this week for the second time this year, this time around opening for Metallica on their massive "Death Magnetic" tour. The band's guitarist and and vocalist John Baizley answered a few questions for us before the upcoming tour.
As well as playing in the likes of A Death In The Family, Conation, Fear Like Us, Tyre Swans and Ribbons Patterns, Jamie Hay has finally released his debut 7", "Thieves", through Hobbledehoy Records. Jamie answered a few questions for us in his spare time while he is currently on tour with A Death In The Family in Europe.
Springfield, Massachusetts based pop punk band Maker released a great EP titled "I-91" earlier in the year through Either/Or Records, and they will be releasing a split 7" with California's The Story So Far at the end of this month. The band's guitarist Eric Soucy answered a few questions about the band for us.
Sydney’s The Mission In Motion are shaping up to be one of Australia’s most exciting new acts and hottest musical exports. The guys have just released their third record “Somewhere Safe” and are about to embark on a national tour with Valencia. We caught up with TMIM’s singer Brett to talk comic books, Saves The Day and the trials and tribulations of being in a band.
Last year, Minus exploded onto the American hardcore scene with an impressively uncompromising demo. Featuring members of Violation, Internal Affairs and Trash Talk, it's no wonder Minus have managed to make such a devastating impact. Already with a 7" in pressing, soon to be released on Triple B Records, Minus are quickly becoming one of the US hardcore scenes most promising exports. Vocalist Travis answered a couple of questions for us.