Interviews

Chip Z’Nuff / “Show me a band without influences, and I’ll show you a musician that hasn’t written one note”

Chip Z'Nuff talks about the new album from Enuff Z’Nuff, Hardrock Nite. @EnuffZnuff

Interview / Mark Weiss, legendary rock and Heavy Metal photographer

For 40 years, the name of Mark "Weissguy" Weiss has been synonymous with Heavy Metal. Since being arrested and thrown in jail in the late '70s for selling his images outside a...

Steve Zodiac / The Vardis NWOBHM journey to The 100 Club

Vardis released their debut album 100 M.P.H. in 1980. Entering at number 52 in the U.K. album charts, the record would become a foundation block in the New Wave Of British Heavy...

Interview / Bjorn Englen talks Dio, Yngwie and the new album from Soul Sign

I always like to describe Bjorn Englen as the busiest bass in Metal. With past tenures with the likes of Quiet Riot, Yngwie Malmsteen, Uli Jon Roth, Tony MacAlpine and Robin McAuley,...

Interview / With Molotov Rocktail, Bokassa smash third album syndrome out of the park

Bokassa have had a whirlwind trip. Releasing their debut album Divide And Conquer in 2017, the band were Lars Ulrich's "favourite new band" and were invited onto Metallica's Worldwired Tour. The third Bokassa...

Yngwie Malmsteen / A forty-year career, “It still feels so fresh to me”

With a career that has spanned over 40 genre-defining years, Yngwie Malmsteen needs no introduction. Often viewed as the guitarist's guitarist, Yngwie has inspired two generations of players with his neo-classical flair...

Doogie White / “I’ve had a fascinating journey”

The Doogie White solo album As Yet Untitled first saw the light of day in 2011. With a re-issue featuring two new bonus tracks and a new whole second cd of cover...

Seven Sisters / Horizon’s Eye a fantastic teaser for new sci-fi concept album

Seven Sisters have today released the new track Horizon's Eye, taken from their next album, Shadow Of A Fallen Star Part 1, which will be released 22 October 2021. The album is...

Marcela Bovio / Out of the darkness, motivated and excited

Mexican singer Marcela Bovio has been a well-known talent in the Metal scene for some time now through her work with Stream Of Passion, Ayreon, Mayan and many others. Following the release of...

Tour News / Blind River and King Creature ready to lead us on the road to normality

Blind River and King Creature have joined forces for a UK tour starting this May, which marks one of the first sets of gigs post Covid-19 lockdown and is a marker for...

Alex Webster / Part Two: “Vince Locke defined how our band is presented visually”

Since the release of their 1990 debut album 'Eaten Back To Life', Cannibal Corpse have been at the forefront of Death Metal and have become the best selling Death Metal band of...

Alex Webster / “We want the Cannibal Corpse songs to be memorable”

Since the release of their 1990 debut album 'Eaten Back To Life', Cannibal Corpse have been at the forefront of Death Metal and have become the best selling Death Metal band of...

Tagore Grey / The Treatment, Hard Work, Good Luck and Rock ‘N’ Roll

Not many people can say that they have had the experience of being backstage in an enormous American arena, watching popular U.K. motoring show 'Top Gear' with Gene Simmons of KISS sat...

Interview / Tom Englund is Evergrey’s Phoenix from the Flames (Part One)

The day has been a fraught one for Tom Englund, Evergrey’s polymathic frontman. An excessive amount of snow has fallen in the region of Sweden that he resides in and this has...

Interview / Michael Schenker Talks Scorpions, UFO and his infinite spring of creativity

The Rock world really would be a cold and sterile place without the magical fingertips of Michael Schenker. When you look at the calibre of guitarist that the German legend influenced and...

Heavy Metal in 2020 / Interviews in Pictures – From getting pied by Iron Maiden to more cowbell

From getting pied by Iron Maiden, to what it is like to be in Iron Maiden (and more cowbell), here are some of the people who spoke with MetalTalk during the year...

Interview / Eleine are here to empower your Dancing In Hell

Swedish symphonic Metallers Eleine are a rare good news story in the midst of COVID-19 music industry chaos, with their new album ‘Dancing In Hell’ riding high in their home country’s charts...
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