INTERVIEW: PUP

As they get set to embark on their UK tour, things could have been very different for Toronto four-piece PUP. With the release of the critically acclaimed second record ‘The Dream Is Over‘ earlier in the year, 2016 has already been a bit of a whirlwind for the band. In 2015 vocalist and guitarist Stefan…

INTERVIEW: The Melvins

With a musical career which has spanned the best part of three decades, it is refreshing that The Melvins still manage to keep their fans on their toes. The sludge / stoner rock band basically shaped the musical landscape for bands like Nirvana and the Smashing Pumpkins and were pioneers of a genre in the…

INTERVIEW: Giants

After working tirelessly in the UK DIY scene for years, it seems like 2016 is the year that Giants step out of the shadows and take centre strange. With the release of their debut full-length ‘Break the Cycle‘ the five-piece from Essex have begun the new year running in full throttle. With countless UK and…

INTERVIEW: Colin H Van Eeckhout (Amenra)

When you are part of the music scene for the best part of 15 years, it is sometimes hard to stay ahead of the curve and keep things fresh. One way to go about this is to take a break, take time to write new material or even releasing solo material. This is the cross…

INTERVIEW: The Winter Passing

After a monumental 2015, this year looks set to carry one exactly where the last left off for The Winter Passing. Kicking-off the year with a UK tour off the back of their debut full length, the Irish quintet show no signs of slowing down. In a brief moment of down time Just an Insight…

INTERVIEW: Black Breath

After taking time off while their drummer Jamie Byrum recovered from being hit by a car, Black Breath are back with a bang. With new record Slaves Beyond Death now out into the world, the band has quickly re-established themselves as one of the heaviest bands in the world. After Sentenced to Death Black Breath…