He has achieved more than most. Playing with the likes of Foo Fighters and Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, guitarist Chris Shiflett is now exploring his fondness for country with The Dead Peasants. Killyourstereo.com recently sat down with Shiflett to discuss new album, ‘All Hat and No Cattle’, his upcoming plans for a podcast and the state of Foo Fighters album writing.
Salt Lake City and deathcore don’t exactly go hand-in-hand. However, it matters little, with Chelsea Grin introducing a new section of fans to heavy music. Preparing to return to Australia for the second time in a year, Killyourstereo.com had a quick chat with bassist David Flinn to get the lowdown on the upcoming Amity tour, plans for their visit and the progress of new material.
Metal is very much a universal language. Japanese metalcore outfit Crossfaith are a prime example of the genre’s widespread appeal. With a new album out and a return to Australia coming up, Killyourstereo.com sat down with vocalist Koie ‘Ken’ Kenta to discuss everything going on in the world of Crossfaith.
Balance and Composure won some serious fans over with their debut full length 'Separation,' thanks to the grunge influenced style of down-the-line progressive rock. The guys are back with a follow-up record and plenty of upcoming touring for it (including Australia). Killyourstereo.com had a chat to frontman Jon Simmons about the new record and life for the band.
When the message is honest and the music equally sincere, the respect is always going to be there. Gearing up to return to our shores, Killyourstereo.com sits down with Jesse Barnett of Orange County hardcore outfit Stick to Your Guns to discuss the upcoming shows, the genre and plans for the future.
The Venetia Fair want to get to know us and vice versa. They have a new vinyl release ready to go and they are excited to show it to you. Killyourstereo.com had a chat to the band to get to know them a little better...
Killyourstereo.com catches up with Ahren Stringer of The Amity Affliction. We discuss all things Amity including the band's recent spot on Warped Tour and thoughts about the upcoming 'Brothers In Arms' shows.
You really can't ignore The Story So Far. Arguably one of the fastest rising pop punk bands of the current decade, these guys just keep on moving onto bigger and bigger things. Two weeks ago, the guys announced their return to Australia as part of the mammoth Soundwave 2014 lineup. Guitarist Will Levy took some time out to tell us all about their expectations for the festival and the band's previous experiences touring the country in January this year.
In the streets of Adelaide, The Mark Of Cain may as well be heritage listed. The band, who have been going strong for almost thirty years, are an institution and well respected amongst the music community. Currently touring in support of their latest record 'Songs of the Third and Fifth', Killyourstereo.com had a chat to founding member John Scott about what life is like for the group all these years down the road.
His name is synonymous with metal. Jason Newsted has carved a long and successful career, playing with the likes of Metallica, Flotsam and Jetsam and Ozzy Osbourne. Now, the respected bass player is doing the rounds with his own band under the working band title, Newsted. In anticipation of the group’s Soundwave 2014 appearances, Killyourstereo.com chats to Jason about the industry, the genre and Spinal Tap moments.