The Amity Affliction

Interviews

[AUS NEWS + INTERVIEW] Photographer ROD HUNT

Rod Hunt: Portraits, Pits & Punks’ is on for eight days from 6 p.m. on Thursday, February 16, then Friday, February 17 – Sunday 19 and Thursday 23 – Sunday 26 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day at the Chrissie Cotter Gallery, Pidcock Street, Camperdown in Sydney. Music Photographer …

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[INTERVIEW] ALEX THE KID

Western Australia may not receive as much love when it comes to the touring side of things, especially with some of the international bands that are wanting to visit the area. However, while the State is waiting for more global visitors, there have been countless bands in the area that …

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[INTERVIEW] AVERSIONS CROWN {Part 1}

Taking over as vocalist for an established band is always a challenging proposition, particularly in the death metal genre where fans seem to be more passionate than other forms. When Mark Poida took over frontman duties from Colin Jeffs in Aversions Crown, he knew he had big shoes to fill …

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[INTERVIEW] PANIC! AT THE DISCO {PART 1}

It’s been thirteen years since PANIC! AT THE DISCO changed the alternative scene forever, digging their heels into the ground and continuing to remain the royalty of a pop-rock empire. “I just want to share as much as what I have as possible, with as many people as possible”, frontman Brendon …

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[HEAVY TV INTERVIEW] AIRBOURNE

We had a chat with the Airbourne guys about touring, Australia, beer, pizza, cricket and more!

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Baroness - John Baizley - Eureka Rebellion Trading

[HEAVY TV INTERVIEW] John Dyer Baizley On His Artwork & Baroness

When Baroness were in the country we caught up with John Baizley for a chat at his art exhibition hosted by Eureka Rebellion Trading [ www.eurekarebelliontrading.com ] Interviewer: Callum Doig Videographer: Peter Hume

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[INTERVIEW] SICK OF IT ALL

Iconic hardcore punkers SICK OF IT ALL are on their way from New York to Australia! This visit is a finale to their touring the world for their 30-year anniversary, and to be part of a mega line-up to support the legends REFUSED, sandwiched by Melbourne’s HIGH TENSION. I spoke with …

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[INTERVIEW] STARSET

STARSET’S new album “Vessels” is set for release on January 20, 2017 via Razor & Tie. The sophomore release from the band, helmed by frontman Dustin Bates, is a data-stream rendered in sound where Bates becomes the deus-ex-machina in an age of information overload that is increasingly complex yet ultimately …

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[HEAVY TV] FRANK CARTER

HEAVY caught up with the one and only Mr Frank Carter fresh from his chaotic performance at The Bald Faced Stag where he discussed life, love, family, the new album and some massive tours. Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes have their brand new album “Modern Ruin” to drop on 20th …

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[INTERVIEW] GONE IS GONE

“We tried to spread the wings a little bit wider sonically, and I think there’s more hills and valleys and peaks… there’s some sensitive moments and there’s a lot of doom.” – Troy Van Leeuwen All interviews are now featured in the HEAVY Digi-Mags.

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[INTERVIEW] REFUSED

“Getting the band back together is honestly the best thing to happen to me.”, David Sandstrom All interviews are now featured in the HEAVY Digi-Mags.

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[INTERVIEWS] SEBASTIAN BACH

“I’ve never written a book before,” he laughed, “so I wanted to make something that was entertaining for the reader. I’ve read every single rock book there is so I knew I had to write one, it just took forty years to complete!” – Sebastian Bach All interviews are now …

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[INTERVIEW] DEE SNIDER

“It feels old,” Snider laughed when I mention his legendary status. “It’s pretty amazing actually. My band had moments in the sun and we had some major hits or whatever but we didn’t necessarily have the longevity that a lot of bands have, like your AC/DC’s and Iron Maiden’s and …

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[INTERVIEWS] HEMINA

“We always knew, however, that we wanted to have a progressive metal kind of sound, but we never wanted to emulate a certain band or anything like that. We didn’t even want to emulate a certain type of metal; we just knew what our sound was and we wanted to …

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[INTERVIEW] DEVIN TOWNSEND

“It’s a lifelong journey,” he said. “I think that you cycle through identities but to be fair that’s life in general, not just music. I think a big part of finding your identity is allowing yourself to explore wherever you are compelled to go.”, Devin Townsend All interviews are now …

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[INTETIVEW] SERAPHIC

“It’s not a concept album, but it is thematically linked through the songs,” she enthused. “It’s a journey from start to finish. The vision we had was talking about how everybody is searching for answers to the big questions that we all ponder. It starts from a place of self-doubt …

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ALEXISONFIRE Interview

[INTERVIEW] ALEXISONFIRE

“There is nothing nicer, in my opinion than escaping the Canadian winter for the Australian summer. I mean I am used to the freezing cold because I grew up with it, but there is one time every winter where I will fall on some black ice, like slip really hard …

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[INTERVIEW] WEDNESDAY 13

“It’s an idea I’ve had for years and years now and I am only just getting brave enough to actually try to pull it off live,” laughed Wednesday 13 when asked about his upcoming unplugged tour in March.  All interviews are now featured in the HEAVY Digi-Mags.

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[INTERVIEW] Periphery

“They always say to get success is hard, but to maintain it is twice as hard,” declares one of Periphery’s three guitarists, Mark Holcomb.  All interviews are now featured in the HEAVY Digi-Mags.

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