The Rock Pit - Hard rock, Metal and Blues Interviews, news & reviews from Australia and around the world

The Rock Pit - Hard rock, Metal and Blues Interviews, news & reviews from Australia and around the world
INTERVIEWS 2010

 

DECEMBER 2010

COMING 2011 - judas priestess, JETTBLACK, HERICANE ALICE, COWBOY PROSTITUTES, thunderlords & MORE!!!

IT's CHRISTMAS!!!

 

MARK ROCKPIT

SPEAKS TO

JAY PEPPER

of TIGERTAILZ

 

 

COMING CHRISTMAS EVE

MARK ROCKPIT

20 QUESTIONS WITH

OKLAHOMA's

HEAVEN'S RAIN

SHANE ROCKPIT Gets deep and meaningful with the guitarist's guitarist

JOE satriani

 

SHANE ROCKPIT leaves no stone unturned in his conversation wiTH L.A. Guns'

TRACII GUNS

including touring australia, Rocklahoma & Rock n America, a new album, side projects, axl rose and the other l.a. guns!

 

NOVEMBER 2010

 

SHANE ROCKPIT TALKS WITH

JOSEPH CALDERAZZO

CREATOR OF THE

"WHOLE LOTTA LOVE"

CELEbration of led zeppelin's music

 

Q & A with

JUSTIN STREET

Of aussie reprobates

AIRBOURNE

 

 

OCTOBER 2010

PAUL TALKS TO

AUSTIN DICKINSON of

RISE TO REMAIN

BEST nEWCOMERS AT THE KErRANG AWARDS & at the metal hammer awards 2010 a band very much on the rise and headed downunder in 2011!

TODD IS NOT AFRIAD TO DELVE INTO

AMERICAN HARDCORE

WITH its authOR

STEVEN BLUSH

 

someone you really should get to know:

20 questions with guitarist

alen brentini

by mark rockpit

 

Shane rockpit rocks out with

EMERALD CITY

 

From "Rude, crude & tattooed", "more wine waiter please" to "Round 1" and new album "Round 2"

THE POOR

are back with a vengeance!

by Shane

IT's A BEAUTIFUL SUNDAY IN PERTH WHEN MARK CATCHES UP

WITH

COLIN MACDONALD

OF THE TREWS

steve blaze

OF LIllian axe

TALKS DEEP RED SHADOWS, LULLABYES, VAMPIRES, BRIAN MAY, MCA, WRITING SONGS AND THE REAL MEANING OF LIFE

by MARK ROCKPIT

Shane gets metal with

KILLRAZER'S DOUG DALTON

Shane rockpit finds out more about pyramid of the coyote with singer

gary cornell

SEPTEMBER 2010

 

RON YOUNG

OF LITTLE CAESAR

talks ABOUT the love of great music, the geffen years, the industry today and why the 'redemption' album is so special

by MARK ROCKPIT

MARK ROCKPIT

TALKS TO

MICHAEL DEMAY

ABOUT THE call up to sing with Bang tango redux and what might come next for the band...

MARK ROCKPIT

TALKS TO

RON FRESCHI

ABOUT BABYLON A.D; PLAYING LIVE, being signed by clive davis AND the USB DEVICE THAT LED TO SYRYM

MARK ROCKPIT

SPEAKS TO

JEFFREY WINSLOW

ABOUT HIS LIFE IN MUSIC, PLAYING WITH SYRYM and THE STATE OF THE INDUSTRY TODAY

MARK ROCKPIT

ROCKS OUT WITH

MARK KNIGHT

AND TALKS ABOUT THE reaction to the BANG TANGO REDUX SHOWS, the situation with Joe, the worry beads and a whole lot more...

 

No holds barred with

ZAKK WYLDE

on BLACK LABEL SOCIETY's new album, OZZY, the 12 step program, blood clots, the meaning of life and much more!

by Shane Rockpit

MARK ROCKPIT

SPENDS AN EVENING WITH

MICHAEL T ROSS

WE TALK LITA, HARDLINE, ANGEL, ACCOMPLICE and ABOUT life as A ROVING ROCK keyboardist

MICHAEL D'AVIGNON

TALKS TO

PETE FRY

GUITARIST WITH THE BAND FARCRY about their plans, their sound and their forthcoming cd

MARK ROCKPIT

HANGS OUT IN THE 'GARDEN' WITH

RISING WIND

ABOUT ROCK N AMERICA THEIR SOUND aND FUTURE PLANS

David Carruthers

brings us up to speed on perth metal demons

REAPERS RIDDLE

 

AUGUST 2010

Todd Jolicouer talks True Blood, the doors, touring and more with

otep

chad gray

discusses hell yeah!, mudvayne, downloading and partying

with shane rockpit

 

 

July 2010

Todd Jolicouer quizzes

JOHN 5

about Pickups, Kiss posters, fingering and the meaning of life itself!

 

BOBBY BLOTZER

Talks about ratt, his autobiography, side projects and getting close to his fans

by Todd Jolicoeur

Metal Billy discusses thrash, the moshpit, new music and the meaning of life with testament's

CHUCK BILLY

 

Shane talks Meatloaf, touring, metal and "the money fairy" with

PEARL ADAY

 

 

TODD talks with drowning pool singer

RYAN MCCOMBS

 

SHANE INTERVIEWS solo artist, new thin lizzy & ex-THE ALMIGHTY vocalist/GUITARIST

RICKY WARWICK

 

 

TODD INTERVIEWS SOILWORK DRUMMER

DIRK VERBEUREN

 

 

JUNE 2010

MARK ROCKPIT TALKS TO

GUNNAR NELSON

ABOUT FESTIVALS, NEW MUSIC, THE OLD DAYS, PLANS FOR 2010 AND 'WHAT HAPPENED TO YOUR HAIR'?

 

GREG YARBOROUGH

talkS to

LACUNA COIL

at ROCKLAHOMA

GREG YARBOROUGH

talkS to

THE NIGEL DUPREE BAND

at ROCKLAHOMA

GREG YARBOROUGH

talkS to

SAVING ABEL

at ROCKLAHOMA

Shane & Mark Rockpit

talk to BABYJANE on the eve of the release of their debut album

MARK ROCKPIT SPEAKS TO

SAMI YAFFA

BASSIST WITH MIKE MONROE, NEW YORK DOLLS AND EX-HANOI ROCKS ABOUT MUSIC AND HIS AMAZING CAREER

 

LORD ZION, Godfather of the SPiT LiKE THiS universe, talks bullying, t-shirts, life, love & big plans for album #2 with

Shane Rockpit

 

 

 

MAY 2010

The SoulheavY boys talk to Shane Rockpit about their debut album, tour plans, and their unique sound

 

MARK ROCKPIT

SPEAKS TO

MILI OF

STEELHEART

and

RIDERS ON THE STORM

ABOUT LIFE, MUSIC and COFFEE

LOU WILD of Italian band

RISING WIND

Skydives your Soul!

by Shane Rockpit

Shane Rockpit discovers you can't stop rock n' roll with

Jay Jay French

of Twisted Sister

JASON KLOOS FROM

TOXIN

SPEAKS TO

MARK ROCKPIT

20 QUESTIONS wITH

NICKI KIN

VAINS OF JENNA

MARK ROCKPIT

Todd talks with

GWEN STACY

APRIL 2010

L.A. rock chICKS

COCKPIT

talk to

THE ROCKPIT

Shane interviews

GABRIEL O'BRIEN

of Gasoline inc

Aaron interviews

Dave Henzerling

of Tunnel, big cock, icon, lizzy borden king kObra & more

Todd talks with

kittie

march 2010

Shane's extensive Q & A with

"australia's steve vai"

GRAHAM GREENE

Shane's Career retrospective with legendary grammy nominated record producer

chris tsangarides

FEBRUARY 2010

SLOMBER's

Billy McBarbie

DYNAZTY's

Rob Love

The legendary

STEEVI JAIMZ

 

LORD's

ANDY DOWLING

JANUARY 2010

MARK INTERVIEWS

DANNY REXON

 

2009 INTERVIEWS

 

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