• Interview with Kombur! January 6, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Kombur” come from exactly? Does it stand for something? KB: Kombur has no particular signification. We thought that having a short name with some aggressive letters was a good point, because it’s easy to find us on the web and because it’s a personal thing, not a name used ... Read more
  • Interview with Unbibium! January 6, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Progressive Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Unibium” come from? UBB: Unbibium is actually a radioactive element sot that’s why we chose it. PSAB: Your new EP CXXII is suppose to be releasing soon. Can we get an exact date or an estimation will that will be? UBB: Our EP is actually going to released on February ... Read more
  • Interview with Nothing Personal! January 5, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Hardcore / Metalcore PSAB: Why did you choose the band name “Nothing Personal” for your band? Does the name who any special significance to one of the band members? NP: Hmm… “Nothing Personal” was a fickle finger of fate. Our drummer and guitarist were sitting in front of the computer and was thinking ... Read more
  • Interview with Into The Divine! January 4, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Death Metal PSAB: Where does the band name “Into The Divine” come from? ITD: Our guitar player, Cole, was in church a few years back, and the pastor was talking about the Book of Revelations and saying how, “humanity will rise out from the ashes and into the divine.” Basically talking about the apocalypse. PSAB: Into ... Read more
  • Interview with Awakening The Seasons! January 1, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Metalcore PSAB: Where did the band name “Awakening The Seasons” come from? Was it a group choice? ATS: It was our former guitarist and band founder who made a list of names so we decided to go with Awakening The Seasons. PSAB: Your most recent released single “Find New Strength” dropped in February of ... Read more
  • Interview with Total Deathcore! December 5, 2013 Facebook All the answers here are given by Nikolas, Co-Owner of Total Deathcore. PSAB: How did you decide on the name Total Deathcore for the company? Was it as random or did it “just click” in your head?    Nikolas: Man, the name of TD is a bit before my time. But it has crazy brand recognition tied ... Read more
  • Interview with As Lycans! June 27, 2013 Band: As Lycans Facebook  Genre: Slam Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “We Rise” come from exactly? I changed the name to As Lycans but the name we rise came when I was bullied and I suffered emotional break ups so I decided to express it in a very violent and disturbing way through ... Read more
  • Interview with Survive The Wasteland! June 24, 2013 Band: Survive The Wasteland Facebook / Shows Genre: Death Metal   Q: Where does the band name “Survive The Wasteland” come from?   Our name has a strong relation with our lyric content. Our songs are like metaphors criticizing the self destruction of man. We talk about religion, greed, politics and other beliefs that are guiding our kind ... Read more
  • Interview with The Calm Before The Massacre! June 18, 2013 Band: The Calm Before The Massacre Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal   Q: Where does the band name “The Calm Before The Massacre” come from? The band’s name was originally not The Calm Before The Massacre it was originally still under development when we started writing it was also just my drummer and I ... Read more
  • Interview with Blast Rites! June 17, 2013 Band: Blast Rites Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: Why did you choose the name “Blast Rites” for your band?  There wasn’t any particular reason for choosing this name. Our idea was to come up with something short and catchy which could at the same time be connected with the atmosphere of our music. I must ... Read more
  • Interview with Let The River Swell! June 14, 2013 Band: Let The River Swell Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore Q: Where does the band name “Let The River Swell” come from?   Its from a proverb that we found. It can be a reference to pretty much anything you want. Most early towns and settlements were focused on rivers because of the resources they brought, so ... Read more
  • Interview with Straight To Pain! June 11, 2013 Band: Straight To Pain Facebook / Shows Genre: Melodic Metalcore Q: Where does the band name “Straight To Pain” come from? Awesome question!When we started,we was an hardcore band,we wanted a name that would focus the attention on the immediacy of our music,of our message, like a punch in the face. Nothing special,ahah. Q: What is the local metal scene ... Read more
  • Interview with Villisca! June 10, 2013 Band: Villisca Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Villisca” come from exactly? A small town in Iowa that had a brutal ax murder that went unsolved to this day. We thought it sounded cool. Plus Metallica was already taken. Q: When did you get the motivation to start creating music? ... Read more
  • Interview with Plague of Darkness! June 7, 2013 Band: Plague of Darkness Facebook / Shows Genre: Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Plague of Darkness” come from? Well, Plague Of Darkness was influenced by our first drummer. Everyone was talking about the zombie apocalypse so we decided to kind of make fun of everyone with the name. Q: When did you get the motivation ... Read more
  • Interview with Diminish The Gods! June 5, 2013 Band: Diminish The Gods Facebook Genre: Progressive / Melodic Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Diminish The Gods” come from?  Diminish The Gods is the namesake and soundtrack for the final cataclysmic battle between every existing deity, hero and mythological beast since the dawn of time.  Q: What is the local metal scene like in Sydney, Australia?  Incredibly varied. We’ve ... Read more
  • Interview with Eastfrisian Terror! June 4, 2013 Band: Eastfrisian Terror Facebook Genre: Death Metal / Grindcore Q: Where does the band name “Eastfrisian Terror” come from? Moin Micah! The band name “Eastfrisian Terror” was my idea. I took a shower when I was thinking about a cool name for the band. We come from Eastfrisia and we raise terror – so the name ... Read more
  • Interview with Massive Repulsive! May 30, 2013 Band: Massive Repulsive Facebook Genre: Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Massive Repulsive” come from?   The name Massive Repulsive comes from an idea that our old rhythm guitar player had before he got sent to jail. I’m not quite sure of it’s exact origin, really. We tried names like “Arbitrating the Apocalypse” to “Total ... Read more
  • Interview with Slaves of Conscience! May 29, 2013 Band: Slaves of Conscience Facebook Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Slaves of Conscience” come from?   The name Slaves of Conscience comes from a concept I’ve always found fascinating. Your conscience is the thing that tells you right from wrong, right? Well right and wrong are just concepts made up by man to ... Read more
  • Interview with Siege of Tyranny! May 28, 2013 Band: Siege of Tyranny Facebook Genre: Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Siege of Tyranny” come from? Our name comes from how we feel the government is, just a tyrant with way to much power and it needs to be stopped. Q: What is local metal scene like in Radford, VA and/or Roanoke, VA? Our scene is very diverse, we ... Read more
  • Interview with David Hasselhoff On Acid! May 24, 2013 Band: David Hasselhoff On Acid Facebook / Merch / Shows Genre: Experimental / Progressive Q: Where did the band name “David Hasselhoff On Acid” come from?   Well, our drummer has these cazy flashbacks every time he trips acid. Zach and David Hasselhoff are in their mothers womb. They are twin brothers. All of a sudden tongs and pokers ... Read more
  • Interview with Middle Class Militia! May 23, 2013 Band: Middle Class Militia Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore / Hardcore Q: Why did you choose the name “Middle Class Militia” for your band name?   Names aren’t the most important thing about a band for us; but basically back when our guitar player Brian was in high school he was sitting in history class and “a ... Read more
  • Interview with Swine Overlord! May 22, 2013 Band: Swine Overlord Facebook / Merch Genre: Brutal Death Metal / Slam Q: Where does the band name “Swine Overlord” come from? Well I came up with the name before Devin was in the band. It had been called Hypoxic, and it was meant to be serious, but I had this crazy pig mask from Halloween, so somehow ... Read more
  • Interview with Brotalis Le Maximus! May 21, 2013 Band: Brotalis Le Maximus Facebook Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Brotalis Le Maximus” come from? Well the name is kind of Da Vinci inspiered state of name and the Latinish spelling makes it a bit interesting and the maximal brutality. Q: You’re a one-man band. Why did you choose to be a ... Read more
  • Interview with Destination Morgue! May 20, 2013 Band: Destination Morgue Facebook Genre: Metalcore Q: Where does your band name “Destination Morgue” come from?   Our band name “Destination Morgue” comes from a book written by James Elroy. Its a tale of a murder detective and his cases.   Q: What is the local metal scene like in Michigan? The local scene in northern Michigan is steadily growing larger each ... Read more
  • Interview with Shrill Whispers! May 17, 2013 Band: Shrill Whispers Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Shrill Whispers” come from?   Our vocalist came up with it, he liked a part ov lyrics of Chelsea Grin – My Damnation “…taunted by the deamons, their voices are so SHRILL.” and he was like “hmmm, shrill, what can be shrill? Shrill Whispers! ... Read more