With the success of The Gaslight Anthem's fourth studio album and major label debut, Handwritten, 2012 was a significant year for the band. Ahead of their visit to Australia, Killyourstereo.com caught up with guitarist Alex Rosamilia to discuss the tour, the success of Handwritten, and plans for writing a new record.
It's been almost one year since The Ghost Inside released third studio album 'Get What You Give', their debut on Epitaph Records. In the country soon to headline the upcoming Destroy Music national tour, Killyourstereo.com chats to frontman Jonathan Vigil to discuss Australia, life on the road and why the band are now associated with the LA Kings.
Since the 2012 release of their critically acclaimed third studio album and Epitaph Records debut, On The Impossible Past, Pennsylvania punk band The Menzingers have toured relentlessly. Killyourstereo.com caught up with guitarist/vocalist Tom May prior to their recent Australian tour alongside Pennywise and Face To Face to discuss how things have changed in the last year, as well as the band’s plans for the future.
With songs that progress from ambient whispers to crescendos of thunderous overdriven noise, Texas outfit This Will Destroy You are masters at creating emotionally-charged instrumental compositions rich in texture and atmosphere. While currently touring the country in support of their acclaimed second studio album Tunnel Blanket, guitarist Chris King sat down for a chat with Killyourstereo.com.
With a new album on the way and a stint on the Vans Warped Tour for the second year in a row, 2013 marks the beginning of a new chapter for Sydney's Tonight Alive. The ball is beginning to roll for what could potentially be the biggest year yet for the band, and we caught up with the band's vocalist Jenna McDougall to discuss the new album, touring and the band's new single featuring Good Charlotte's Benji Madden.
They are a band currently re-shaping possibilities for heavy music in Australia. A number one charting album and a host of sold-out shows in 2012, The Amity Affliction are at the top of their game. Killyourstereo.com caught up with bassist Ahren Stringer before the band took the stage for Push Over to have a brief, quick fire chat.
Texan metallers The Sword are introducing traditional metal to a contemporary audience. The band’s honest, accessible and innovative style has positioned the group highly. While in town for Soundwave 2013, Killyourstereo.com sat down with the band over a few beers at the Corner Hotel to discuss the festival, touring life and bad European food.
The Chariot are approaching a decade as a band. Renowned for an intense and energetic live show, Killyourstereo.com catches up with Josh Scogin ahead of Soundwave to talk about music, touring Australia...and, tiny pears.
Thy Art Is Murder are one of Australian metal’s contemporary heavyweights. Following on from last year’s crushing studio album ‘Hate’, the band have 2013 all ahead of them. Killyourstereo.com recently caught up with CJ Mcmahon before the band boarded a flight to Europe to discuss touring, signing with Nuclear Blast and Push Over festival.
With the overwhelming success of their 2012 sophomore full length, Floral Green, Kingston, Pennsylvania’s Title Fight have further solidified themselves as one of the best melodic hardcore bands in the scene. Having toured Australia in 2011, Title Fight will return to our shores in March, joined by Tasmania’s Luca Brasi. Killyourstereo.com caught up with guitarist Shane Moran to discuss the upcoming tour, as well as the band’s plans for the future.