Editor's Note: This individual needs no introduction, yet I'm going to provide you with one anyway just in case you've been living under a rock the past 30 years. What do you get when you cross an A&R representative, charisma, charm and a complete zest for life and discovery? You get Michael Alago. The legendary … Continue reading Legendary Music Biz Extraordinaire MICHAEL ALAGO Converses on Coping with Covid-19 Pandemic, Signing METALLICA & Sobriety with Madness To Creation
Contributor's Note: Out of London, United Kingdom comes a band that incorporates goth, industrial and a whole lot of rock into their music. J of Her Despair sat down with William of Madness To Creation to discuss their music, their influences and mental health awareness. They have released a music video for "The Exorcism" off … Continue reading J of HER DESPAIR Converses with William of Madness To Creation on “The Exorcism”, Biggest Influences, and Mental Health Awareness!
On August 17th, German melodic death-metal masters Parasite INC. released "Dead And Alive" via Reaper Entertainment! This album promises to crush heads and snap necks from excessive headbanging. Parasite INC. is composed of Kai Bigler(vocals,guitars), Benjamin Stetzler(drums), Stefan Kramer(bass) and Dominik Sorg(guitars). Parasite INC. began making a name for themselves by appearing on the Summer … Continue reading (Album Review) “Dead And Alive” by Parasite INC.
Editor's Note: It was a gorgeous night for Spring Break in St. Paul, Minnesota as we received an invite to cover the Secrets headlining tour with special guests Picturesque at the Amsterdam Bar & Music Hall in St. Paul, Minnesota! Secrets are kind of starting anew with a new vocalist in Wade Walters in tow … Continue reading Madness To Creation Converses with Wade Walters and Richard Rogers of Secrets on Broken Axles and the Meaning Behind “3/17/16”
Editor's Note: It was an interesting night at Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St. Paul, Minnesota as Madness To Creation sat down with He Is Legend. We spent more time talking about hot sauce and Pantera than their album entitled "few", which is one of the most creative offerings I've heard this year. It was … Continue reading Schuylar Croom and Matty Williams of He Is Legend Converses with Madness To Creation on Hot Sauce, Veganism, and Classic Metal
Editor's Note: Lesson learned on my part. It was one of those things where I was thinking, "how in the world do I ask a legend about his career and his craft, while touching on the new record before showtime". I hope I pulled it off, I gotta be honest, I was incredibly nervous for … Continue reading Doyle Discusses “As We Die”, “Rome”, and Legalization with Madness To Creation!
There is something to be said about a living legend in the punk/metal world when they come to an intimate venue such as Spicoli's Rockade in Waterloo, Iowa that leaves a lasting impression on the audience. Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein left a trail of corpses due to his slaying of the guitar as his band … Continue reading “Abominate The World Tour” featuring Doyle and Davey Suicide Leaves Iowa for Dead!
There is something to be said about seeing a performance in a club setting. It's more intimate, there is that level of connection between the band/recording artist and the fanbase that is definitely personal, and it also gives a local band or two another opportunity to shine on the stage. You are starting to see … Continue reading “Hearts In Hell” Tour featuring Stitched Up Heart and Hell Or Highwater Scorches Iowa!
When you've created an album with your old band The Misfits entitled "Earth AD/Wolf's Blood" that is so groundbreaking that Metallica themselves have covered The Misfits on their "Garage, Inc." cover/b-sides/rarities album, you know that you're a groundbreaker in the music industry. Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein formed his new vision entitled Doyle, which seems to … Continue reading “As We Die” by Doyle, lurking in the night!