Tag: rock

Ten Of The Best Bands From Seattle

Sadly, the world seems poised to relegate Seattle’s enduring cultural contributions to Starbuck’s coffee and its musical output from 1990-1993, when the city’s underground scene gave birth to a dour, flannel-swaddled malcontent known as the grunge movement. The Emerald City has yielded some of music’s most inspired and transformational artists, united in their ambition to

An Interview With Shane Blay From Wovenwar

  Few bands in 2014 generated the comet-like momentum of San Diego’s Wovenwar, who, in less than 12 months, announced their formation, released their debut album, toured the US with Black Label Society, toured Europe with In Flames and still got home in time to finish their Christmas shopping. For guitarists Nick Hipa and Phil

Death Punch’d: An Interview With Jeremy Spencer of Five Finger Death Punch

I first met Five Finger Death Punch when they played the Epicenter festival in September, 2011. I was covering the festival for Metal Hammer but there would be a slant towards FFDP, who were just about to release their American Capitalist album. Limp Bizkit and Staind were the headliners on a bill that also included