Interviews

WLM Interviews: Jarkko Aaltonen of Korpiklaani

April 19, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Jarkko Aaltonen of Korpiklaani

In advance of their new album, I had the opportunity to interview Korpiklaani’s Jarkko Aaltonen.  We discussed the new album of course, as well as the light and dark of Finnish folk music, and elimination tournaments for songs.

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WLM Interviews: John Gallagher of Raven

April 18, 2015
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WLM Interviews: John Gallagher of Raven

NWOBHM originators Raven are back with a new album, ExtermiNation on SPV/Steamhammer.  In preparation for its release, I had the opportunity to speak with John Gallagher about the album, his amazing ability to still hit the high notes, and the advantage of recording live in the studio.

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We Love Metal Interviews Charlie Benante of Anthrax

April 13, 2015
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We Love Metal Interviews Charlie Benante of Anthrax

Anthrax are about to embark on a North American tour with Volbeat and have an album planned for release later this year.  I had the opportunity to speak with drummer Charlie Benante about the tour, one of my favorite Anthrax songs, Kirk Hammett’s FestEvil, and quality coffee.

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WLM Interviews: Olof Wikstrand of Enforcer

April 5, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Olof Wikstrand of Enforcer

Enforcer mainman Olof Wikstrand took some time to talk with me about the band’s new album From Beyond, sticking to the old school sound, and playing some of the true outposts of the U.S.

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WLM Interviews: Rob Rock of Impellitteri

April 4, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Rob Rock of Impellitteri

I’ve been a fan of Rob Rock since I saw him perform at ProgPower USA in 2009.  This week I had the chance to speak with “The Voice of Melodic Metal” about Impellitteri’s new album Venom on Frontiers Records.

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WLM Interviews: Kris Combs of Iris Divine

March 28, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Kris Combs of Iris Divine

I had the pleasure to talk with drummer and programmer Kris Combs of Iris Divine recently.  Check out our discussion about Karma Sown, instrument malfunctions, and how the band approaches the creative process.

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WLM Interviews: Rene Thomsen of Thomsen

March 8, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Rene Thomsen of Thomsen

I had the pleasure of speaking with Rene Thomsen, leader of his eponymous band, at length about their latest album, Unbroken, saving the day for Sharon Osbourne, and how to really make money in Heavy Metal.  Enjoy!

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WLM Interviews: Mike of YOB

March 4, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Mike of YOB

Yob made waves last year with their album “Clearing the Path to Ascend” and is currently on tour with Enslaved (for their new album, In Times), absolutely destroying the United States (I assume, at least).

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WLM Interviews: Fernando Ribeiro of Moonspell

March 1, 2015
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WLM Interviews: Fernando Ribeiro of Moonspell

I had the opportunity to speak with Fernando Ribeiro from Portugal’s Moonspell about their new album Extinct, 80s Indie band influences, Type O Negative, and, of course, why he loves metal.

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