• Interview with From The Eyes of Erra! February 9, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Progressive Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “From the Eyes of Erra” come from exactly? FTEOE: The name From the Eyes of Erra came from finding out about the mythical Akkadian god of pestilence and mayhem…pretty fuckin’ metal. So, we built a name with it, and thought phrase From the Eyes of Erra ... Read more
  • Interview with Abhorrent Vice! February 7, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Nintendocore PSAB: Where does the band name “Abhorrent Vice” come from? AV: Honestly, it comes from almost nothing. Over 2 years ago we were brainstorming over how the band should be called. Our ex-vocalist, Phillip Sławiński proposed this one out of the blue, and we haven’t changed it since then. PSAB: What is ... Read more
  • Interview with Collateral Splatter! February 7, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Chaotic Death Metal/Grindcore PSAB: Why did you choose the name “Collateral Splatter” for your band? CS: I had the name for a few years, but never had an opportunity to use it. I met Nick (our guitarist) and he and I both agreed it would be fitting for the project we wanted to ... Read more
  • Interview with BackBurner! February 6, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Hardcore/Metalcore PSAB: Why did you choose the name “BackBurner” for your band name? BB: We chose the name “BackBurner” because of how we felt after our previous band had dissolved. Three of the current members of BackBurner, including myself, were involved in a previous band from our town. The band was around ... Read more
  • Interview with Excellent Cadaver! February 4, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Excellent Cadaver” come from? EC: “Excellent Cadaver” is a term used by the mafia describing the corpse of someone they’d “whacked”. I first heard the term in a Megadeth song and looked into what it meant, we thought it would make a good name so we ... Read more
  • Interview with Defleshment! February 1, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Slam Death Metal PSAB: When did you guys come up with the name “Defleshment” for your band, and why did you choose that name in particular? DFM: We got the name from Defleshment’s original vocalist Ed Cheromiah. It was something that just clicked with what we where writing at the time,and the name just ... Read more
  • Interview with Robot Face! January 30, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore/Hardcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Robot Face” come from and why did you choose that for your name? RF: The name Robot Face is derived from the false facial expressions humanity has grown accustomed to.  It seems no matter where you go or what you are doing, every living being is ... Read more
  • Interview with Get The Gun! January 29, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Beatdown Hardcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Get The Gun” come from exactly? GTG: GET THE GUN came from our vocalist, Alex. His mom would always use the reference. But as time went on, as a band, we came up with the real meaning behind it. We’re all fed up with how our ... Read more
  • Interview with Cutliesthroat! January 28, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Metalcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Cutliesthroat” come from and why did you choose that name? CLT: Haha, many people ask this. Actually theres no deeper meaning in it in the first place. We consider to establish “clit” as our abbreviation, but well.. lol PSAB: Your EP, ANOIA, released in 2013. How ... Read more
  • Interview with Goodnight Irene! January 27, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore/Death Metal PSAB: Where does the band name “Goodnight Irene” come from, and why did you choose that for your band name? GI: The name Goodnight Irene actually came to be as a joke, we were sitting around one day very early on and someone made a reference to a fight. They said something ... Read more
  • Interview with Hollow World! January 23, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Death Metal PSAB: Why did you guys choose the name “Hollow World” for your band? HW: We threw around ideas for quite a while before we settled on “Hollow World”, most of our members were part of the band “Wychbury Hill” but after numerous lineup changes it felt like it had really ... Read more
  • Interview with No Future! January 22, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Slam PSAB: Where does the band name “No Future” come from? Caleb: Well its referencing to how the human race is running itself into nothing therefore having no future PSAB: Why did you choose to play slam over other types of death metal? Nick: I would say we like stuff that hits hard and stuff thats metal, take ... Read more
  • Interview with Lane End! January 21, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore/Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Lane End” come from? Does it hold any significance to any band member? LE: Since we’re all fans of Parkway Drive (excluding our drummer Bailey) we decided to use their way of picking out a band name via using the name of a street or something similar. ... Read more
  • Interview with Woodhaven! January 19, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore PSAB: Where did the band name “Woodhaven” come from? Does it hold any special significance? WH: When we decided to stop playing shows as our old band and start our new band as Woodhaven we had to make a decision on whether or not we would take the “funny name” approach or go ... Read more
  • Interview with Tongue Tearer! January 17, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Blackened Death Metal/Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Tongue Tearer” come from? TT: Tongue Tearer comes from an ancient torture method back in the medieval times to teach people to keep their mouth from running. It’s a message we want to spread out to our fans to not take shit from judgemental ... Read more
  • Interview with Blazing Row! January 16, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Thrash/Death Metal/Hardcore PSAB: What does the name “Blazing Row” come from and what does it mean exactly? BR: Blazing Row actually means an infurious rage. Actually it is written a bit different but we kinda liked it this way. And since some of our lyrics are really inspired by today’s horrors in the media ... Read more
  • Interview with The Alchemyst! January 15, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Experimental / Melodic Metalcore PSAB: Why did you guys choose the name “The Alchemyst” for your band name? TA: We went through a huge list of names that just weren’t cutting it for us. We were almost called “Ossis” which has some meaning in Greek mythology, But simply enough it comes from the fact ... Read more
  • Interview with Get JIGGY With It! January 14, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Deathcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Get JIGGY With It” come from exactly? I am safe to assume it is in relation to Will Smith’s song from the 90s? GJWI: Well, even though Will Smith is the fuckin’ man and we love his music, the name originally had nothing to do with ... Read more
  • Interview with Terraform! January 13, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Groove/Progressive/Djent PSAB: Where does the band name “Terraform” come from exactly? Also, why did you choose that name for your band? TF: Terraform by definition is to transform (a planet) so as to resemble the earth so that it can support human life. Terraform grew from the ideas built from our current guitar players ... Read more
  • Interview with Cunt Cuntly! January 11, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Death Metal/Extreme Metal PSAB: I’m sure a lot of people want to know, why did you choose the band name “Cunt Cuntly” for your band? CC: I have addressed this a few times before in the past, it’s an interesting story. It as July, 2011 and I was hanging out with a bunch of friends and ... Read more
  • Interview with Leaving Her Breathless! January 11, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Leaving Her Breathless” come from? Does it hold any special significance to one of the band members? LHB: Our guitarist Kim “Shrike” came up with the name when we formed the band back in 2012. The name comes from a tragic story about a girl who he knows who ... Read more
  • Interview with Dreams of Demise! January 10, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore/Deathcore/Post-Hardcore PSAB: Where does the band name “Dreams of Demise” come from? DoD: The name Dreams of Demise came from an old band me (Harry) and our vocalist (Justin) were in at two separate times so we decided to use that. PSAB: What is the local metal scene like in Levittown, PA? DoD: The local metal scene in ... Read more
  • Interview with Mimesis! January 10, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Metalcore Read more
  • Interview with Knowthyself! January 9, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Cybergrind PSAB: Where does the band name “Knowthyself” come from? KTS: It’s a philosophy expression I heard when I took a philosophy class in college… It kinda just stuck you know? Hahaha. I thought it sounded sick and I like the meaning behind it too. Cause once you know thyself, then you can do anything pretty ... Read more
  • Interview with Of Ruins! January 8, 2014 Facebook Genre(s): Melodic Death Metal / Deathcore Questions answered by Randy, the vocalist, and John, the guitarist. PSAB: Where does the band name “Of Ruins” come from exactly? Randy: I Wanted a name that will remain stuck in your head and will remember easily. Of Ruins seemed to fit in that category at the time, and still does. PSAB: ... Read more