They have been a staple in most contemporary post-hardcore discussions thanks to a healthy musical blueprint and strong fan base. Having made their first trip to Australia earlier this month as part of the ‘Loveless’ tour, Killyourstereo.com caught up with Californian outfit A Skylit Drive when in Melbourne. Drummer Cory La Quay discusses the band’s new album and impressions of our country.
A Day To Remember are one of the biggest bands in the world right now. After taking on their label in a legal battle that prevented the release of their latest album, 'Common Courtesy,' the band is finally releasing the album in Australia through 3Wise Records this month. Guitarist Kevin Skaff recently took the time to chat to killyourstereo.com about the album, the band's upcoming appearance at Soundwave Festival 2014, and damaging cars in Italy.
Melbourne alternative outfit Aural Window are quickly making footprints in the often competitive local scene. Having supported a host of Australian and international bands, the group released their latest EP ‘Candlelight’ in 2013. With their ‘Sleepless Dreams’ tour just commencing, Killyourstereo.com sat down with the band.
Since their signing with Hopeless Records, Arizona rockers Anarbor have enjoyed a steady rise. The upcoming release of their sophomore album 'Burnout' and the band's non-stop touring schedule should certainly help this rise continue. Killyourstereo.com caught up with frontman Slade Echeverria to chat about the process of the new record.
AFI are almost worshipped by an loyal fanbase worldwide. Chances are, if you're a 20-something fan of the darker side of alternative rock, they've been a major influence on your listening habits. Guitarist Jade Puget recently took some time out to talk to Killyourstereo.com about the band's upcoming album, 'Burials,' the group's spot on the line-up at Soundwave next year and his side project with Davey Havok, Blaqk Audio.
You can't look at modern metal and go past Alter Bridge. Born out of the ashes of 90's hard rock group Creed, Alter Bridge made it known immediately they are a force to be reckoned with. With a new album, 'Fortress' due out later this month and an Australian tour set for February (as part of the 2014 Soundwave Festival), bassist Brian Marshall took some time out to talk with Killyourstereo.com about how things are in the lead-up for the band.
Whatever your opinion of them is, Asking Alexandria are a loud presence in the contemporary music scene. Young, confident and purposeful, the band drops new album, ‘From Death to Destiny’ this month. Killyourstereo.com sits down with guitarist Ben Bruce to discuss the record, scary bus crashes and that Charlie Sheen tour support publicity stunt.
There’s no slowing down when it comes to August Burns Red. Already armed with a consistent reputation and a solid fan base, the band has just dropped impressive studio album, ‘Rescue & Restore’. Killyourstereo.com recently chatted with bassist Dustin Davidson during the band’s Warped Tour run to get the lowdown on the new record.
With All Time Low set to hit our shows next month for the second time this year, touring for their most recent album, 'Don't Panic,' Killyourstereo.com managed to catch up with lead guitarist Jack Barakat to talk about their upcoming Australian tour and the band's recent adventures.
There are very few people in the alternative rock scene that won't know the name Anberlin. In a career now spanning over a decade, the band have made themselves into one of the more prominent bands of their genre. The band are headed to Australia this September for a run of headline shows presented by killyourstereo.com. Lead singer Stephen Christian takes time out to chat and tell us all about it.