• Interview with Before A Burning Earth! April 8, 2013 Band: Before A Burning Earth Facebook / Merch / Shows Genre: Progressive / Metalcore Q: Why did you choose the name “Before A Burning Earth” for your band name? The name was invented spontaneously. Our vocalist had listened band called The Seventh Plague and this band had one song called ‘Before a Burning Earth’. He ... Read more
  • Interview with Ethereality! April 4, 2013 Band: Ethereality Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore Q: What does the band name “Ethereality” mean, and where did you get the band name from?    Ethereality means otherworldly, space, the heavens, etc. Sam and Keith were together one day and came up with the idea for Ethereality and brought it to the band.  Q: How is the local metal ... Read more
  • Interview with Breakdown of Sanity! April 3, 2013 Band: Breakdown of Sanity Facebook / Merch / iTunes / Shows Genre: Metalcore / Deathcore Q: Where did you come up with the name “Breakdown of Sanity” for your band? Was it at random?   Well we liked the meaning, cause it already shows how we see the development of today’s society…. most people think we have the word ... Read more
  • Interview with After Years Of Hope! April 2, 2013 Band: After Years Of Hope Facebook / Shows Genre: Melodic Metalcore Q: Where does your band name “After Years Of Hope” come from? Our two guitarists played in many bands before and it wasn’t going well with every single one. They decided to start a new Band again. They searched for a name which fits in ... Read more
  • Interview with Shadows In Our Mind! April 1, 2013 Band: Shadows In Our Mind Facebook / Twitter Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: What does the band name “Shadows In Our Mind” mean exactly, and why was it chosen to be your band name?   Well, “Shadows In Our Mind” was actually just something I came up with after trying so many different names, But everyone seems ... Read more
  • Interview with Cruelty In The Garden! March 31, 2013 Band: Cruelty In The Garden Facebook / Shows / Drop A Records Genre: Death Metal / Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Cruelty In The Garden” come from? It’s a funny story because when we were looking for the name of the band we did something like brainstorming and there were only some dumb ideas. So ... Read more
  • Interview with Unanswered! March 30, 2013 Band: Unanswered Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore / Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Unanswered” come from? It’s sort of funny, you know. Back when the band was formed and it played something else, those guys kept asking themselves how to name the band. No one had any ideas so the question remained “unanswered“. ... Read more
  • Interview with Her Dying Regret! March 29, 2013 Band: Her Dying Regret Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore Q: Why did you chose the name “Her Dying Regret” for your band?   We chose the name Her Dying Regret because we couldn’t think of any bands in our genre that had a similar sounding name, it took a lot of brainstorming but we think our name ... Read more
  • Interview with Thy Flesh Consumed! March 28, 2013 Band: Thy Flesh Consumed Facebook / Merch Genre: Brutal Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Thy Flesh Consumed” come from? Callum: The name came from Doom 2, which I played obsessively as a kid. I had it in mind for a band name for a while and I then later found out it was paraphrased from a ... Read more
  • Interview with Soundfear! March 27, 2013 Band: Soundfear Facebook / Merch / Shows Genre: Death Metal / Deathcore / Aztec Q: What does the band name “Soundfear” mean exactly, and where did you come up with it? SOŁTYS: The name of the band came up accidentally. We were young inexperienced  band,  so we started to look for kind of catchy name. From many ... Read more
  • Interview with The Wolves Remain! March 27, 2013 Band: The Wolves Remain Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore Q: Why did you chose the name “The Wolves Remain” for your band? I honestly can’t remember where the name came from! I think it just came to mind, and it worked so we stuck with it! Q: You released a new single named “Unworthy” released recently. How has the feedback ... Read more
  • Interview with The Oracle Effect! March 26, 2013 Band: The Oracle Effect Facebook / Bandcamp Genre: Deathcore / Djent / Ambient  Q: Where does the band name “The Oracle Effect” come from? Also, what does it mean? Our band name didn’t have a special meaning! We had the word oracle in our heads and someday we came out with this. Maybe some weed and beer ... Read more
  • Interview with Assyria! March 26, 2013 Band: Assyria Facebook / Shows Genre: Death Metal / Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Assyria” come from? Assyria was a highly advanced civilization dating back to the 24th and 25th century in 605 BC, they ruled, and took over many empires north of current day Iraq. That’s what I base my lyrics on. Q: Your album, Through The ... Read more
  • Interview with Drown My Day! March 25, 2013 Band: Drown My Day Facebook / Merch / Shows Genre: Death Metal / Deathcore Q: What does the band name “Drown My Day” mean, and why was it chosen for your name? The name “Drown My Day” generally means “turn the day into nightmare”. It’s the opposite of “make my day”. Adam (drummer) came up with that ... Read more
  • Interview with Straight To The Guillotine! March 25, 2013 Band: Straight To The Guillotine Facebook Genre: Progressive Deathcore Q: Where does the band name “Straight To the Guillotine” come from? Our name comes from passing of countless random pointless names in our studio. It was between God Crusher or this, so we decided not to pick to many fights with parents and chose this. Q: You ... Read more
  • Interview with Written by the Victor! March 20, 2013 Band: Written by the Victor Facebook / Merch / Shows Genre: Progressive / Djent Q: Why did you choose the name “Written By The Victor” as your band name? We wanted a name that meant something above all and written by the victor is a reference to how the fate of humanity is constantly shaped by the ... Read more
  • Interview with Ennui Breathes Malice! March 19, 2013 Band: Ennui Breathes Malice Facebook / Merch Genre: Deathcore Q: Where does your band name “Ennui Breathes Malice” come from exactly? ‘Ennui’ (on-we) is a French term for ‘perpetual boredom’ – Essentially our name deals with the idea that the lethargy and boredom of today’s youth/generation, has a contagious effect; an almost recycled form of evil intent ... Read more
  • Interview with Transcending The Flesh! March 19, 2013 Band: Transcending The Flesh Facebook / Shows Genre: Deathcore Q: Why did you choose the name “Transcending The Flesh” for your band? Transcending The Flesh was a name was picked out of a number of other suggestions that were put in a hat (literally), It could have just as easily been Die One Thousand Deaths or IAMTHEMINOTAUR amongst others. Q: ... Read more
  • Interview with The Rival Within! March 18, 2013 Band: The Rival Within Facebook / Shows Genre: Progressive Hardcore / Deathcore Q: Why did you choose the name “The Rival Within” for your band? We chose the name “The Rival Within” because it’s a name that can speak to everyone, no matter who they are. We have demons and beasts inside all of us and it always seems ... Read more
  • Interview with The Broken Are Crowned! March 16, 2013 Band: The Broken Are Crowned Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore / Progressive Q: Where does the band name “The Broken Are Crowned” come from? It actually took a while to think of a band name, I had MANY ideas and a giant list of all of them! The name The Broken Are Crowned stood out to me ... Read more
  • Interview with Vessel For Tomorrow! March 15, 2013 Band: Vessel For Tomorrow Facebook / Shows Genre: Metalcore Q: Why did you choose the name “Vessel For Tomorrow” for your band name? We used to be under a different name but we were commonly mistaken for another band with a similar name. So we just changed it to something that stood out more and didn’t sound like a ... Read more
  • Interview with Icarus Complex! March 14, 2013 Band: Icarus Complex Facebook / Shows / Merch / Website Genre: Progressive Metalcore Q: Where does the band name “Icarus Complex” come from?   It comes from the mental complex of the same name – it’s the idea of setting our goals higher and higher until you can’t possibly succeed and then just crashing and burning. (Though we really ... Read more
  • Interview with Soul in Network! March 13, 2013 Band: Soul in Network Facebook Genre: Hardcore / Geekdown Q: Where does the band name “Soul In Network” come from? Our name “Soul in Network” came first from our will to show the paradox inherent in the online game community in general concerning more precisely the opposition between the creation of several links between players and the social confinement ... Read more
  • Interview with Gods of Death Screw! March 12, 2013 Band: Goes of Death Screw Facebook Genre: Grindcore Q: Where does the band name “Gods Of Death Screw” come from? Death screw is the genre/crew we started. so with the acronym, it fit for us Q: What is the local metal scene like in Houston, Texas? The local metal scene in Houston is always changing , but for us, it’s always ... Read more
  • Interview with Graveborn! March 11, 2013 Band: Graveborn Facebook Genre: Death Metal Q: Where does the band name “Graveborn” come from? Jason – the GRAVE! Christian – Graves are pretty metal, and anything that is born from a grave is probably pretty metal too. Geo – It’s just “Gravebong” spelled incorrectly. Chris – I believe I subconsciously stole it from all the fairly metal sounding terms you come ... Read more