• Interview with Shot Done Won! September 17, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Beatdown Location: Nuremberg, Germany PSAB: Where does your band name “Shot Done Won” come from? SDW: The band name ‘Shot Done Won’ was just a simple idea. Straight, brutal and catchy.PSAB: How has your new EP ‘In Front of Shots’ being doing? How’s the feedback been for it? SDW: At this time we shipped EP’s in germany for ... Read more
  • Interview with Deception of a Goddess! September 17, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Death Metal/Deathcore Location: Florence, AL PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Deception of a Goddess” for your band name? DOAG: We chose the name because at one time we saw our ex girlfriends as goddesses, basically something we looked highly upon. Then they decieved us and stabbed us in the backs. So we chose the name Deception of ... Read more
  • Interview with Despondent! September 16, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Instrumental/Technical Death Metal Location: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio PSAB: Where does the band name “Despondent” come from? Despondent: I chose the name “Despondent” because it fits the underlining theme of the music that I write. I also did not want to go with the “verb the noun” approach. Not much significant meaning behind it. PSAB: Your album The Gallows is set ... Read more
  • Interview with Above Us The Waves! September 15, 2014 1450065_584483491589337_1448481086_nFacebook Genre(s): Metalcore/Hardcore Location: Kavala PSAB: Why was the name “Above Us The Waves” chosen for your band? AUTW: Well we live in a seaside city and we wanted a name that would connect us to the place we come from. The sea can make you feel hopeful and give you a sense of perspective but at the same ... Read more
  • Interview with Vulvodynia! September 11, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Slam Death Metal Location: Durban PSAB: Where does the band name “Vulvodynia” come from exactly? Vulvodynia: The band name comes from a chronic disease with no known cure, so we thought it would be fitting for the genre we play. PSAB: You released your album Lord of Plagues back in May. How was the feedback for that album ... Read more
  • Interview with Robotface! September 10, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Indianapolis   PSAB: The name “Robotface” is your band name. Why did you choose that for your name? RF: It really hold no premise to the band or sound, what it represents is a modern age of technology. A place where people are hiding behind a fake face, whether it be via the internet or in person. The name ... Read more
  • Interview with Dawn Vally! September 9, 2014 1399730_10152059037787238_1124543400_oFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Hardcore Location: Toronto, Ontario PSAB: Where does the band name “Dawn Vally” come from?DV: Most of us do construction in the band for work an we are constantly driving along the Don Valley Parkway.  We came up with the name one day on our drive home an figured we’d call ourselves Dawn Vally to rep Toronto, there is no “e” ... Read more
  • Interview with Death And Healing! September 8, 2014 10547418_693174584069298_2668158525768580039_nFacebook Genre(s): Death Metal Location: Carmel, NY PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Death and Healing” for your band name? DAH: Well, our primary songwriter/vocalist/guitarist of the band Will is really into the band “Wintersun” and we derived our name out of one of their songs titled “Death and the Healing”. We just made it “Death and Healing”. The concept of ... Read more
  • Interview with Street To The Ocean! September 5, 2014 10155982_775777712443481_7151543678475540617_nFacebook Genre(s): Metalcore Location: Wien PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Street to the Ocean” for your band? STTO: When we were looking for a name one of our guitar players came up with “Street to the Ocean” . We’ve chosen it because it’s an easy name to remember and it’s very neutral. It doesn’t sound negative but also not really ... Read more
  • Interview with A Scar For The Wicked! September 4, 2014 10446523_716238005090106_605503120079612201_nFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Death Metal Location: Perth, ON PSAB: Where did the band name “A Scar for the Wicked” come from?ASFTW: Our music is the Scar and the Wicked is you! The name really came from nothing, our guitarist Joe Moon came up with it and we all found in interesting and heavy. So, we stuck with it. PSAB: Tell us about the ... Read more
  • Interview with State of Awakening! September 2, 2014 1973240_923697540979780_7829579792397676867_oFacebook Genre(s): Progressive/Metalcore Location: Ghent, Belgium PSAB: Why did you choose the name “State of Awakening” for your band?SOA: Our singer had this idea for a band name since he was a teenager. He suggested this name and it immediately stuck in our minds. Also SoA is a Dutch abbreviation for STD. We also were thinking to change SoA to “Seals Throwing ... Read more
  • Interview with We See Dead People! September 1, 2014 10623519_535811459852960_1989860158802586353_oFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Oulu, Finland PSAB: Where did the band name “We See Dead People” come from exactly? WSDP: The name came from the movie Sixth Sense were the boy says “I see dead people” first it was a joke but then we thought that it would be a really good name for the band.PSAB: When can your fans expect ... Read more
  • Intervie with My Aim! August 29, 2014 10466984_773079799408845_2990411606385418538_oFacebook Genre(s): Progressive Metalcore Location: Marke, Kortrijk   PSAB: Where does the band name “My Aim” come from exactly?MA: The name “MY AIM” just points out that we have a specific goal in mind with the band. We really want to achieve something in the modern day music industry and therefore we want to deliver the best music we possibly can. ... Read more
  • Interview with Enemies Deceased! August 28, 2014 10623519_535811459852960_1989860158802586353_oFacebook Genre(s): Death Metal/Thrash Metal/Grind Location: Blackwood, NJ PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Enemies Deceased” for your band?  ED: We wanted something that was different, that stood out, showed domination, and fit well with what we write, lyrically and musically.   PSAB: You’re currently working on new music. When can we expect to hear this new music?  ED: We’re currently in ... Read more
  • Interview with Breathe Easy! August 27, 2014 487997_10151724251936186_1723620436_nFacebook Genre(s): Metalcore Location: Cairo, NY PSAB: Why did you choose “Breathe Easy” for your band name? BE: This is my favorite question to answer when asked about our band because it actually has a good story and meaning, rather than “because it sounded cool.” Haha Music is a way to vent, to release all the stress and burdens from every day life. ... Read more
  • Interview with Promethean! August 26, 2014 10556952_839738186039296_4428688516195143100_oFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Toowoomba PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Promethean” for your band? Promethean: Before we were called “Promethean” we went under the name “As Oceans Die” I guess you could say it was just an attempt not to sounds so Metalcore. And the story behind the Greek titan “Prometheus” which the name is derived from, is just really intense ... Read more
  • Interview with Remains of the Tyrant! August 25, 2014 10497268_840747669269402_1927004708058037261_oFacebook Genre(s): Death Metal Location: Modesto, CA PSAB: Where does the band name “Remains of the Tyrant” come from? ROTT: The name kind of just came to us, we had an idea of what kind of lyrical content we wanted to portray and worked around it. We had a big political charge to our earlier work and our newer stufd is an ... Read more
  • Interview with Descending The Heavens! August 23, 2014 10428656_673035539445629_4393378771833625967_nFacebook Genre(s): Progressive Blackened Death Metal Location: Southeastern, WI PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Descending The Heavens” for your band? DTH: Back in 2007, with the original band members; We were cycling through band name ideas and we were wanted something that fit our sound. We originally going to go with the concept, “The Green River Killers”, but we found out ... Read more
  • Interview with Shot On Site! August 21, 2014 10537832_329716813851774_8866750917229705436_nFacebook Genre(s): Hardcore/Heavy Metal Location: Bremerton, Washington PSAB: Why was “Shot On Site” chosen for your band name?  SOS: We are here to make an impact in the business like a bullet penetrating skin.  PSAB: Are you currently working on new music? If so, when can your fans expect to hear it?  SOS: Yes we are…We have a brand new song ... Read more
  • Interview with Allies To The Adversary! August 21, 2014 10496203_734415679949943_2409820435714100056_oFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Toronto, Ontario PSAB: Where does the band name “Allies To The Adversary” come from? ATTA: Our name actually came to us randomly one day. We were a band under a different name before, but didn’t think it worked, so decided to change it up. The name Allies to the Adversary is basically like “Friends with the Enemy”, and to ... Read more
  • Interview with Patient Sixty-Seven! August 20, 2014 10448755_722497737785682_2211788628081060508_nFacebook Genre(s): Post-Hardcore/Metalcore Location: Perth PSAB: Why did you choose “Patient Sixty-Seven” for your band name? PSS: The name is homage to a favourite movie of mine, Shutter Island. The Patient Sixty-Seven concept is an important part of the movie, and I won’t spoil it for anyone who might not have seen it! But it points strongly to self-reflection, understanding, and being confused ... Read more
  • Interview with Scorched By The Flaming Goat! August 19, 2014 10524618_286004864918096_4730455822795930585_nFacebook Genre(s): Symphonic Death Metal/Black Metal Location: Santiago, Chile PSAB: Where did the band name “Scorched By The Flaming Goat” come from? SBTFG: Well first of all, I am Ignacio , vocalist of Scorched By The Flaming Goat.Thanks a lot for this interview. We are really honored of being part of an interview, actually the first interview I’ve ever done hahaha The band’s ... Read more
  • Interview with Inhuman Atrocities! August 18, 2014 10390066_757697324280855_2735689173041431816_nFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Whittier, CA PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Inhuman Atrocities” for your band? IA: The meaning could be different between all of us. But to me, I feel it’s a representation of the world we live in and the things we do as humans. For us having the capability to live in peace and harmony, we choose ... Read more
  • Interview with Murder Your Maker! August 15, 2014 10609664_495361703941107_4440764918013496408_nFacebook Genre(s): Deathcore Location: Brisbane PSAB: Where does the band name “Murder Your Maker” come from? Rani: From Guy. Guy: Just to clear the air! The last episode of Prototype “Murder your Maker” had no influence what so ever on being our band name haha, we were halfway through recording our debut single “Servant of Death” when our session drummer made us aware of ... Read more
  • Interview with Immerse! August 14, 2014 10574491_691261770910197_3218509852832577430_nFacebook Genre(s): Technical/Progressive Metal Location: London, UK PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Immerse” for your band?  Immerse: The band started as a solo project known as “Immerse Project”, so when it stopped being a solo project and turned into a full lineup, we took the original name. I suppose the name stems from our goal of trying to create an immersive ... Read more