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Caligula's Horse

INTERVIEW – David Couper – Caligula’s Horse

  One of the top prog rock acts in Australia right now, Caligula’s Horse are pushing forward and forging a path that is heading towards big things for a band that have worked pretty hard […]

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Sebastian Bach

INTERVIEW: Sebastian Bach

Over the years Sebastian Bach has become an ever more frequent visitor to Australia, usually with a new album for us when he arrives. This time though his latest release has been his Autobiography ’18 […]

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Cradle Of Filth - Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of Decay

INTERVIEW: Dani Filth – Cradle Of Filth

  Extreme metal veterans Cradle Of Filth return with their new album ‘Cryptoriana – The Seductiveness Of Decay’ which comes out on September 22nd, the gothic follow up to their epic 2015 album “Hammer Of […]

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INTERVIEW: Rick Ruhl of Every Mother’s Nightmare

A couple of years back now EMN dropped the ‘Grind EP’. It was a great piece of work that contained 5 new tracks, their first new material since the ‘Deeper Shade of Grey’ album in […]

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INTERVIEW: Helmuth – Belphegor

  One of the most consistently extreme bands on the Death/Black scene crest their throne built of bones once again to uncompromisingly attack humanity, three years after their 2014 demonstration of brutality, ‘Conjuring The Dead’. […]

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INTERVIEW: Miljenko ‘Mili’ Matijevic of Steelheart

It’s been seven years since we last caught up with Mili from Steelheart back in 2010, a couple of years after the release of ‘Good 2B Alive’ and just before we caught a glorious live […]

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INTERVIEW: Triggerfinger – Mario Goossens

  Triggerfinger has just released one of the most interesting and powerful albums of the year in Colossus. We caught up with Mario to find all about what drives the band and why they changed […]

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FarCry

INTERVIEW: Pete Fry – FarCry

  Over the last decade or so there have been some fine Melodic Rock albums released but two I always come back to are by the U.S. band FarCry – 2009’s ‘High Gear’ and 2011’s […]

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INTERVIEW: John Brewster – The Angels

Of all the Australian Rock Bands over the years – it’s The Angels rather than AC/DC or Rose Tattoo that often end up top of the pile for me. There’s just something about that bluesy […]

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Napalm Death

INTERVIEW: Shane Embury – Napalm Death

  Napalm Death return to Australia & New Zealand for the Campaign To Destruction tour along with support from Brujeria, Lockup and Black Rheno. We talk to Shane Embury about the tour as well as […]

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Slotface

INTERVIEW: Tor-Arne Vikingstad – Slotface

  Norway’s Sløtface will be performing at this year’s BIGSOUND Festival, the global industry gathering in Brisbane, headlining the Brightside Outdoor Stage on Tuesday 5th September. This adds to dates already announced in Sydney  and Melbourne as part of their debut […]

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Status Quo Australian tour 2017

INTERVIEW: Francis Rossi – Status Quo

There are few bands you can level the accusation of being a ‘Great British institution’ at, and of them all Status Quo has to be the most enduring – 50 years old this year and […]

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Dead Havana

INTERVIEW: Matt Veck-Gilodi – Deaf Havana

  Deaf Havana has a well-earned reputation as an impressive live act, touring consistently over the last twelve years, nurturing a passionate and dedicated following. Their current album ‘All these Countless Nights’ debuted at #5 […]

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INTERVIEW: George Lynch – Lynch Mob and KXM

George Lynch will need no introduction for most of our readers, a world renowned guitarist who has inspired so many to pick up the instrument.His body of work seems to grow daily and this year […]

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INTERVIEW: Walter Trout, Blues guitarist

Walter Trout has had a long and varied career which began on the Jersey coast scene of the late 1960s and early 1970s before he decided to relocate to Los Angeles where he became a […]

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Paradise Lost

INTERVIEW: Greg Mackintosh – Paradise Lost

  Now celebrating their 25th year since the release of their debut album, Paradise Lost finally return to Australia this December for 5 shows only including their first shows in Adelaide and Perth ever! The […]

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Direct Hit

INTERVIEW: Nick Woods – Direct Hit

  Milwaukee punk quartet Direct Hit! are headed to Australia for the first time ever starting this Thursday, we get a few choice words from vocalist/guitarist Nick Woods ahead of the shows to discuss the […]

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INTERVIEW: Nathan “Drake” Hunt – Shaman’s Harvest

Dark, visceral, layered, vintage, organic, analogue, authentic and political. Shaman’s Harvest have always been a band to embrace music rather than merely regurgitate sounds in the hope of gaining nods of approval.  They’re also a […]

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INTERVIEW: Thomas Wynn – Thomas Wynn and the Believers

When I’m looking back on 2017 and all the great music we’ve had so far, Thomas Wynn and the Believers new album ‘Wade Waist Deep’ will be high up in the ‘best of’ list,maybe even […]

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Brian Slagel - Metal Blade Records

INTERVIEW: Brian Slagel – Metal Blade Records

  Anyone who listens to heavy metal at any point over the last 35 years knows the name Brian Slagel. As the founder of the legendary Metal Blade Records, Brian has forged a path that […]

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In This Moment

INTERVIEW: Chris Howorth – In This Moment

  In This Moment released their eagerly anticipated sixth studio album RITUAL, on July 21st with producer and longtime collaborator Kevin Churko (Five Finger Death Punch, Ozzy Osbourne). The album sees In This Moment pushing […]

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Napalm Death

INTERVIEW: Mark ‘Barney’ Greenway – Napalm Death

  Napalm Death return to Australia & New Zealand for the Campaign To Destruction tour along with support from Brujeria, Lockup and Black Rheno. We talk to frontman Mark “Barney” Greenway to discuss the tour […]

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INTERVIEW: Backwood Spirit – guitarist and song-writer Kent Engström

Every once in a while you hear something out of the blue that takes your breath away, an album that captures a mood or a feeling so perfectly and seemingly understands the genre so intimately […]

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Kreator

INTERVIEW: Mille Petrozza – Kreator (Australian Tour)

  Three years after they successfully pulverized the nation, Kreator are back to thrash and grind Australian audiences into sheer bloodlusting ecstasy. Touring in support of the band’s latest opus “Gods Of Violence”, Australian audiences […]

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VINTAGE INTERVIEW: Jay Jay French – Twisted Sister 2010

TAKING IT BACK TO 2010 WHEN WE SPOKE TO JAY JAY AHEAD OF THE LEGENDARY ROCK N’ AMERICA FESTIVAL – THE ROCKPIT LOOKS BACK ON IT’S FIRST FIVE YEARS OF INTERVIEWS Jay Jay French is […]

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Anathema

INTERVIEW: Vincent Cavanagh – Anathema

  Stargazing Post-Progressive Rockers Anathema return to Australia this December to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated 11th album The Optimist. Following their celebrated stripped down shows of 2015, Anathema are bringing their full […]

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Dream Theater

INTERVIEW: Jordan Rudess – Dream Theater

  Progressive metal giants Dream Theater return to Australia this September as part of their “Images, Words & Beyond” world tour celebrating 25 years since the release of their groundbreaking album “Images & Words”. After […]

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Blaze Bayley

INTERVIEW – Blaze Bayley

I must tell you Lovelies that I do not like Skype. Great concept and all but come on! I have one of the fastest internet connections for businesses and normally the people on the other […]

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INTERVIEW: Iggor Cavalera – Return To Roots (Sepultura)

  The mighty duo of Max and Iggor Cavalera [Sepultura, Soulfly, Cavalera Conspiracy] are returning to Australia to perform the Sepultura classic ‘Roots’ album in it’s entirety in celebration of it’s recent 20th anniversary. With a […]

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INTERVIEW: Glenn Hughes – Classic Deep Purple Live

‘The Voice of Rock’ is back in Australia for the second time in a year. After the amazing success earlier this year of  ‘The Music of Cream’ which saw Glenn as special guest he’s now […]

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Terror Universal

INTERVIEW: Massacre – Terror Universal

  Horror Metal cannibals Terror Universal, who were born in a dark galaxy of terror and feature current and former members of (Machine Head, Ill Nino & Soulfly). Terror Universal have already desecrated Australian soil […]

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Accept

INTERVIEW: Mark Tornillo – Accept

“Get ready, we’re coming. Open me an oil can of Fosters, I’m on my way!” Mark Tornillo is excited to return to Australia as German metal legends Accept get ready to perform an exclusive show […]

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Make Them Suffer

INTERVIEW: Sean Harmanis – Make Them Suffer

  Make Them Suffer have had the pedal to the metal since the release of their last album, Old Souls, in 2015. The band has toured relentlessly both at home and abroad with artists including Parkway Drive, Architects, In […]

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Filter

INTERVIEW: Richard Patrick – Filter

  It’s a great combination for a tour, Ministry and Filter. Two juggernauts of the industrial metal revolution joining together for a trek across Australia – or at least on the east coast anyway with […]

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Decapitated

INTERVIEW: Waclaw ‘Vogg’ Kieltyka – Decapitated

  Polish Technical Death Metal legends Decapitated released their new album ‘Anticult’ on July 7th, their third effort with Nuclear Blast. Anticult is a groove based metal record that is more compact and to the […]

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Haken

INTERVIEW: Diego Tejeida – Haken

  British Space-age progressive virtuosos Haken are touring Australia for the first time ever in their 10 year career, bringing their technical wizardry and 80’s inspired synth rock to the Aussie audiences. Their latest album […]

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INTERVIEW: Max Cavalera – Return To Roots (Sepultura)

  Founding members of Sepultura and brothers in metal, Max Cavalera and Iggor Cavalera are coming to Australia to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the legendary album ‘Roots’ – to be played in its entirety […]

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Starset

INTERVIEW: Dustin Bates – Starset

  STARSET’S musical vision is only understood by entering the psyche of founding member and multi instrumental vocalist, Dustin Bates. Bates – a graduate with a Masters degree in electrical engineering, who taught at the […]

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Alpha Wolf

INTERVIEW: Aidan Ellaz – Alpha Wolf

  Melbourne heavy hitters Alpha Wolf have been enjoying huge success as of late, coming off an east coast Australian run alongside Aversions Crown and Boris The Blade and scoring a support slot with Aussie […]

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INTERVIEW: Maverick – Nick, Craig, Mark and Simon

Ahead of their album launch at Badlands Bar on Friday 14th July we caught up with Maverick to find out all about Australia’s newest and most authentic 70’s styled rockers… The Rockpit: It’s been a while […]

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INTERVIEW: GINGER WILDHEART – solo artist, Mutation and The Wildhearts

  The Mutation interview: where do we start? Boredom, mental health, the end of the world and the Monk vs. Minstrel debate, or Country music, melody and the meaning of life – you choose… In […]

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Primordial

INTERVIEW: Primordial

  Irish pagan black metallers, Primordial make their Australia debut this week with 2 exclusive shows in Melbourne and Sydney and we caught a few words our way from the band ahead of the shows.   […]

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INTERVIEW: Sonny Landreth, Blues guitarist and band leader

After a dozen acclaimed albums, virtuoso slide guitarist and bandleader Sonny Landreth found himself at an artistic crossroads. He wanted to finally create the full – length acoustic collection his fans had long requested. But […]

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Rex Brown | Photo Credit: Neil Zlowzower

INTERVIEW: Rex Brown – “Smoke On This”

  Rex Brown always seemed to be a rock n’ roll dude despite his history with some of the most legendary bands in metal history, his playing style and demeanour as well as his stage […]

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M.O.D. - Method Of Destruction

INTERVIEW: Billy Milano – M.O.D.

  “Billy Milano, a voracious reader, avid cook and a Proud and Loud Republican, inadvertently resurrected his hardcore punk rock band in a time when he needed it most. You’d be mistaken to assume anything […]

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INTERVIEW: Jay Aston of Gene Loves Jezebel

Gene Loves Jezebel has just released the album of their career thirty years after the seminal ‘House of Dolls’ album which in 1987 should have been the album to catapult them to the big time. […]

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Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein

INTERVIEW: Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein

  In the unlikely event that my nerves got the best of me the night I met Doyle Wolfgang Von Frankenstein of Doyle and the Misfits, (not to mention crediting the Misfits with the creation […]

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INTERVIEW: Richie Kotzen, solo artist and member of The Winery Dogs

Richie Kotzen is perhaps best known for the illustrious band projects he’s been a part of over the years but for those with a great ear for music it’s in his solo work that the […]

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INTERVIEW: Evan Stanley & Sergio Ortega – The Dives

  The Dives are a New York City based rock n’ roll band that takes influences from the classics like the Beatles, Rolling Stones and Zeppelin with modern pop punk like Greenday but forged within […]

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Ill Nino

INTERVIEW: Ahrue Luster – Ill Nino

  Hailing from New Jersey/New York, ILL NIÑO are a not just a meteorological event, they are a musical force to be reckoned with. Their revered album ‘Revolution Revolución’ marked what was the beginning for […]

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Leaves' Eyes

INTERVIEW: Elina Siirala – Leave’s Eyes

  Metal goddess Elina Siirala has come to earth from the Nation of Angels to take the mic and front Leaves’ Eyes for what has proven to be an epic move for the band. Siirala’s […]

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Vader

INTERVIEW: Peter Wiwczarek – Vader

  Polish death metal veterans Vader join forces with German thrashers Kreator in Australia this September for a double bill of extreme metal at it’s best. Touring in support of their latest album “The Empire”, […]

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Rock On The Range 2017

ROTR INTERVIEWS: Frank Carter & The Rattle Snakes / Goodbye June

This year The Rockpit had a chance to sit down with a couple of artists at this year’s Rock On The Range Festival in Columbus, Ohio which was headlined by Metallica, Korn and originally with […]

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Volumes

INTERVIEW: Myke Terry – Volumes

  If Volumes can be defined by two things, it’s a commitment to heavy, dynamic music…and confidence. The Los Angeles-based metalcore quintet, rounded out by Myke Terry [vocals], Gus Farias [vocals], Diego Farias [guitar], Raad Soudani [bass] […]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Vaughn – The Ultimate Eagles and Tyketto

The Ultimate Eagles are in Australia for their first ever tour Downunder. Already an international phenomenon, they have become a brand name in their own right, performing to over 500,000 fans worldwide and clocking up […]

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'68

INTERVIEW: Josh Scogin – ’68

  American rock duo ’68 (featuring Josh Scogin ex-The Chariot/Norma Jean) are set to release their forthcoming album Two Parts Viper on Friday 2 June. On top of that, the pair are hitting Australia for a […]

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INTERVIEW: Levi Benton – Miss May I

  US metalcore giants Miss May I are about to unleash their latest album “Shadows Inside”, a devastating and relentless set of songs that moves the band forward in their continuing evolution in sound. We […]

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Sikth

INTERVIEW: Mikee Goodman – Sikth

  UK progressive metallers Sikth finally return with their first full length album in over 10 years in “The Future In Whose Eyes?” which will be released on June 2nd. The band had previously took […]

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INTERVIEW: Tommaso Riccardi – Fleshgod Apocalypse

  “Thanks for the infinite support and… Get ready to be blown away!” That’s what The Italian masters of dark musical extremity, Fleshgod Apocalypse have told us ahead of their long awaited return to Australia […]

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Trapt

INTERVIEW: Chris Brown – Trapt

  American rock titans Trapt are finally heading to Australia for their very first tour to the country in  their mega successful career. For many it’s a reminder of those anthemic rock tunes like “Headstrong” […]

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Insomnium

INTERVIEW: Niilo Sevanen – Insomnium

  Finnish melodic death metal masters Insomnium return to Australia after their successful supporting role with The Haunted in 2015, not only satisfying Aussie punters who waited to see the band live for the first […]

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INTERVIEW: Nathan James – Inglorious

Every once in a while you get really excited by a band who manage to encapsulate all that is good about a particular style or music or point in time, some bands seem to have […]

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INTERVIEW: Les McKeown – The Bay City Rollers

The Bay City Roller’s main man Les McKeown is coming to Australia in June and July to show us what made his band the biggest in the World for a time in the mid 70’s. […]

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Suffocation

INTERVIEW: Derek Boyer – Suffocation

  New York death metal veterans Suffocation finally return with a new album titled “…Of The Dark Light” which comes out June 9th, 4 years after their previous effort “Pinnacle Of Bedlam” which saw the […]

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INTERVIEW: Josh Weaver – Royal Thunder

  Atlanta rockers Royal Thunder recently released their third album “Wick”, a gritty atmospheric album full of hard rock tunes and a blend of melody powered by the voice of Mlny Parsons. Despite being compared […]

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Mike Portnoy's The Shattered Fortress

INTERVIEW: Mike Portnoy – The Shattered Fortress

  For all the prog fans out there, Mike Portnoy needs no introduction. As one of the original members of Dream Theater who eventually moved on to other things including The Winery Dogs, Flying Colors […]

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INTERVIEW: Milan Milutinovic – The New Savages

When you find a great local band all you really want to do is tell everyone about them. The New Savages are a great Blues Rock combo from Melbourne who love that old Delta Blues. […]

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INTERVIEW: Bruce Kulick (Solo artist and Grand Funk Railroad guitarist, ex Kiss)

  Bruce Kulick may well be best known for his time in iconic Rock band Kiss, and some may argue that during his 12 years as guitarist with the band after the short stays of […]

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Tankard

INTERVIEW: Gerre Geremia – Tankard

  German thrash legends Tankard are back with a brand new album titled “One Foot in the Grave”, out on June 2nd and which is another slab of both the funny and serious side of […]

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Metalocalypstick - Kaija Kinney

INTERVIEW: Kaija Kiinney – Metalocalypstick Festival

  Metalocalypstick Fest is a Western Canadian outdoor festival that doesn’t just  celebrate heavy metal, but embraces the power of women in metal. Held this year on Canada Day weekend on July 1st and 2nd, the […]

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INTERVIEW: Frank Dimino (solo artist formerly of Angel)

For those that loved the recent interview with Frank Dimino we thought that we would treat you with the full audio of our conversation as a special exclusive Podcast…  

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INTERVIEW: Arjen Lucassen – Ayreon

  While Ayreon’s ‘Forever/Planet Y’ saga seemed to have reached its conclusion with the album 01011001, it’s clear that Arjen Lucassen’s creative muses had other plans. The new Ayreon album The Source revisits the Forever […]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Rexon – Crazy Lixx

Crazy Lixx has long been one of The Rockpit’s favourite Hard Rock bands and this year they are back with a bang with ‘Ruff Justice’. It’s an album that draws on the finest work the […]

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Peter Criss - Photo by That Metal Show: Colin Gray

INTERVIEW: Peter Criss (solo artist and Ex-Kiss)

  When I was a kid Kiss was a huge part of my musical life, hell, at one time I was even in a band with school mates and we donned our own versions of […]

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INTERVIEW: Frank Dimino (solo artist and formerly of Angel)

When I was a kid there were a number of triggers that started me off on my road to ‘Rock’; one of them was the result of a purchase made completely by impulse. Trawling the […]

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INTERVIEW: Derek Davis – Babylon A.D.

  Babylon A.D. was in my opinion one of the finest hard rock bands of the late eighties. They were a band who had the songs and had the chops of the very best, but sadly […]

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The Doomsday Kingdom

INTERVIEW: Leif Edling – The Doomsday Kingdom / Candlemass

  Deep down in the catacombs of Paris, between piled-up bones, damp air and our own mortality, Candlemass mastermind Leif Edling unexpectedly found new and sinister inspiration. The Doomsday Kingdom was born! We speak to […]

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INTERVIEW: Pekka Ansio Heino – Brother Firetribe

Finnish melodic/AOR rockers Brother Firetribe has just released their fourth album ‘Sunbound’ and it sounds huge – great songs beautifully executed and made to play live. We caught up with vocalist Pekka Ansio Heino to […]

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INTERVIEW: Glenn Hughes, Black Country Communion, Deep Purple, Solo Artist

Over in Australia and New Zealand in May and June to provide the voice on ‘The Music of Cream’ Tour, the evergreen ‘Voice of Rock’ is back, indeed Glenn has never been busier.  With a fantastic solo […]

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L.A. Cobra

INTERVIEW: Don Cobra – L.A. Cobra

  On Saturday April 15th, after an almost 5 year hiatus, Adelaide’s own evening dedicated to glam, trash and rock n roll returns. “The Sleaze Ball 2017” features Pete London and Eric Young from Crashdïet […]

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VINTAGE INTERVIEW: Danny Rexon – Crazy Lixx (2010)

With Crazy Lixx about to launch album number five in ‘Ruff Justice’ we went back to the archives to dust off the first time we spoke to Danny Rexon. This interview was originally published on […]

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INTERVIEW: Apocalyptic Lovers – David Hope

Formerly going under the name Love and War  (a band who embraced the Hard Rocking sounds of the 80’s after Grunge hit hard) Apocalyptic Lovers are the rebirth of that band – rechristened and reinvigorated and on […]

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INTERVIEW: Chris Robertson – Black Stone Cherry

With ‘Kentucky’ just a year old Black Stone Cherry is already looking to record new material for their next album. We caught up with singer/guitarist Chris Robertson to find out what they have in store […]

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Entombed A.D.

INTERVIEW: Lars-Goran Petrov – Entombed A.D.

  Despite some legal battles over the name which has forced the continued legacy to go under the name Entombed A.D., the Swedish metal veterans are still as vital to the extreme metal genres as […]

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Striker

INTERVIEW: Tim Brown – Striker

There’s no time wasted when it comes to one of Canada’s most thrilling metal bands Sriker. In 2016, they unleashed their award winning Stand In The Fire, their fourth album and first release via their […]

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Dragon

INTERVIEW: Todd Hunter – Dragon

  Iconic band Dragon are back after a raft of sell-out Countdown performances throughout 2016 with round two of the popular tour. Countdown Oz Chartbusters will see Dragon celebrate the best of the Australian charttoppers, […]

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Desecrator

INTERVIEW: Riley Strong – Desecrator

  Melbourne thrashers Desecrator have become one of the top metal bands to come out of Australia in recent years thanks to a ton of touring and the fun energy of their live shows. It’s […]

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INTERVIEW: Eric Mårtensson – Eclipse

ECLIPSE is one of the best modern rock bands out there at the moment, tag them how you will, they manage to combine a real sense of melody and power, have a song-writing prowess that […]

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INTERVIEW: Dan Hawkins – The Darkness

The Darkness is about to descend upon Australia again in what is getting to be a thankfully pretty regular occurrence these days. This time though it’s looking like it might be extra special with the […]

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Memoriam

INTERVIEW: Karl Willetts – Memoriam

  When Bolt Thrower drummer Martin “Kiddie” Kearns passed in his sleep on September 14th, 2015, the members of Britain’s longest standing death metal band were absolutely bereft. Three weeks after, bassist Frank Healy, of […]

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The Darkhorse

INTERVIEW: The Darkhorse

  Hailing from the muddy fields and pig sheds of Northamptonshire, The Darkhorse are a 4 piece metal band with the heart of doom and sludge but with the lungs of a hardcore band, drawing their […]

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Protest The Hero

INTERVIEW: Rody Walker – Protest The Hero

  Canadian progressive metal rockers Protest The Hero tour Australia in April in support of their latest release “Pacific Myth”, an experimental idea released via a subscription-based serial distributed through the online music subscription service […]

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Xandria

INTERVIEW: Steven Wussow – Xandria

  German Epic Symphonic Metal maestros Xandria have found lineup stability with singer Dianne van Giersbergen and are ready to take things to the next level with their seventh studio album Theater of Dimensions. We get a few words […]

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Dragonforce

INTERVIEW: Herman Li – Dragonforce

  It wasn’t too long ago that I had spoken to Dragonforce axeman Herman Li about the possibility of getting the band to tour Australia again in the near future, this during the time when […]

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INTERVIEW: Marcie Free – Unruly Child

If you crave lush melodies, a golden voice and a swathe of great songs then you are probably already familiar with UNRULY CHILD, if not then welcome to one of the best bands in Melodic […]

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INTERVIEW: Jack Russell – Jack Russell’s Great White

Great White was one of the best bands to surface out of the 80’s hard rock explosion, forming in 1977 as Dante Fox they released their first EP as Great White: ‘Out in the Night’ […]

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VINTAGE INTERVIEW: Night Ranger – Kelly Keagy 2014

Sadly to some outside the US Night Ranger has always been ‘just’ the band that did ‘Sister Christian’ Kelly Keagy’s monster ballad from 1984. Now that is where you’ve all been missing out because over […]

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Emmure

INTERVIEW: Frankie Palmeri – Emmure

  Metalcore heavy-hitters Emmure released their new album, titled “Look At Yourself”, on March 3rd 2017. The band’s follow up to the 2014 full-length “Eternal Enemies” is their first with SharpTone Records and will see […]

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INTERVIEW: Mark Heylmun – Suicide Silence

  Deathcore giants Suicide Silence recently released their most controversial album to date, a self titled effort that consists mostly of clean vocals which is something the band have never done before and which has […]

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INTERVIEW: Aaron Keylock

UK Blues sensation Aaron Keylock talks to The Rockpit about his sizzling debut album ‘Cut Against the Grain’ We find out why UK Blues Rock is in safe hands…     Check out our review […]

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INTERVIEW: Brian Young of Beau Nasty

Over the next few months the Rockpit will be talking to the bands of the 80’s that should have been huge, bands who simply never got the breaks or never even got the deal. In […]

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The Angels

INTERVIEW: Rick Brewster – The Angels

  Legendary Aussie rock band The Angels are gearing up for a tour guaranteed to smash the speakers and get venues rockin’. Announcing their 2017 4×4 Across Australia tour, the band will be digging through […]

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A Breach Of Silence

INTERVIEW: Blair Layt – A Breach Of Silence

  Brisbane powercore metal pioneers A Breach Of Silence are about to release their third studio album titled “Secrets” on February 24th 2017 via Eclipse Records. Produced by Fredrik Nordstrom (Bring Me the Horizon, Arch […]

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INTERVIEW: Craig and Mark from Maverick

You always remember the great ones, like that first time you dropped the needle on ‘Lynyrd Skynyrd’ or ‘ZZ Top’, the very first time you heard ‘The Black Crowes’ or the time ‘Mountain’ came on […]

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Eric Gales

INTERVIEW: Eric Gales

  Eric Gales stands head and shoulders among other guitarists in his genre and is out to blow your mind and expand your musical horizons, in fact Joe Bonamassa calls him “One of the best if […]

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Battle Beast

INTERVIEW: Noora Louhimo – Battle Beast

  Finnish heavy metallers Battle Beast are about to release their latest effort in “Bringer Of Pain”, a groove oriented classic metal record with ties to the hard rock music of the 80’s. Singer Noora […]

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Mother's Cake

INTERVIEW: Jan Haussels – Mother’s Cake

  Austrian psychedelic, progressive trio Mother’s Cake have been producing their explosive blend of psych, indie, blues and space rock since their formation in 2008 and have developed into a phenomenal live act. They will […]

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Fallujah

INTERVIEW: Alex Hofmann – Fallujah

  Fallujah finally make their way to Australia for the first time ever in 2017 coming over as support for Killswitch Engage making the tour all that much more special for fans of the heavier […]

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INTERVIEW: Danny Bowes – Thunder

In my humble opinion THUNDER is the UK’s greatest Rock band of the 80’s and I’ve been a paid up member of the ‘Thunder Channel’ ever since I saw them supporting AEROSMITH back on the PUMP tour. […]

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Moreland and Arbuckle

INTERVIEW: Aaron Moreland – Moreland And Arbuckle

  Guitarist Aaron Moreland—co-founder of the groundbreaking Kansas-based trio Moreland & Arbuckle—describes their music as “gritty blues and roots rock from the heartland.” Moreland, along with harmonicist/vocalist Dustin Arbuckle and drummer Kendall Newby, electrify raw […]

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Six60

INTERVIEW: Six60

  Since New Zealand rockers Six60 emerged in 2008, they have traversed tens of thousands of miles throughout Australasia, Europe and The USA, following the success of their quadruple platinum selling self-titled debut ‘SIX60’, which […]

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Overkill

INTERVIEW: Bobby Blitz – Overkill

  Overkill return with yet another killer abum “Grinding The Wheel” which wears it’s influences on it’s sleeves proudly. 35 years on and the band show no signs of wear and tear musically, we speak […]

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Opeth

INTERVIEW: Fredrik Akesson – Opeth

  Swedish metal titans Opeth are returning to Australia for another headline tour which will also include a sold out show at the Sydney Opera House. With a new album out, “Sorceress” and a worldwide […]

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Aversions Crown

INTERVIEW: Mark Poida – Aversions Crown

  Brisbane’s Aliencore monsters Aversions Crown released their brutal new album Xenocide on Friday January 20th. We spoke to frontman Mark Poida about the new songs and how the band approached the song writing.   […]

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Black Star Riders

INTERVIEW: Ricky Warwick – Black Star Riders

    Black Star Rider’s third album HEAVY FIRE already could be the album of 2017, building as it does on the sound they honed on their impressive debut and even more impressive follow-up. Indeed […]

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Black Star Riders

INTERVIEW: Damon Johnson – Black Star Riders

    BLACK STAR RIDERS ‘HEAVY FIRE’ INTERVIEW ONE –  with DAMON JOHNSON The Black Star Riders was born not exactly out of the ashes of Thin Lizzy but certainly out of that great band just […]

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VINTAGE INTERVIEW: Danny Bowes of Thunder

THUNDER the UK Hard Rock band is just about to make their first visit to Australia after 30 years! We will of course be catching up with the band shortly but in the meantime check […]

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Periphery

INTERVIEW: Misha Mansoor – Periphery

  Six piece progressive metal juggernaut, Periphery will be returning to Australia next February in support of their new album Periphery III: Select Difficulty. We talked to guitarist Micha Mansoor at the end of last year to discuss […]

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INTERVIEW: Floor Jansen – Nightwish

  NIGHTWISH is one of THE great ‘Live’ bands with a sound and production that fills the senses and compliments and augments the bands huge sound rather than overwhelming it like some big productions can. […]

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Kreator

INTERVIEW: Mille Petrozza – Kreator

  It’s been 5 years since Kreator released their last album “Phantom Antichrist”, the longest gap in their career to date. That album was a huge success as they hit the road for a lengthy […]

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Code Orange

INTERVIEW: Jami Morgan – Code Orange

  Comprised of Jami Morgan (Drums / Vocals), Eric Balderose (Guitar / Vocals), Reba Meyers (Guitar / Vocals) and Joe Goldman (Bass), Code Orange have gripped listeners and press around the globe with their visionary […]

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Sepultura

INTERVIEW: Andreas Kisser – Sepultura

  Sepultura are one of those metal bands that have fans divided when it comes to certain eras of the bands history. The albums the band made with Max and Igor Cavalera are considered classics […]

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Lou Koller - Sick Of It All

INTERVIEW: Lou Koller – Sick Of It All

  Sick Of It All are celebrating 30 years together in 2016 and are as potent and focused than ever. With the Koller brothers leading the charge and their latest album 2014’s The Last Act […]

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INTERVIEW: Patty Walters – As It Is

  Since the release of their highly-praised 2015 debut album Never Happy, Ever After, Brighton, UK’s As It Is has garnered an ever-growing, devout fan following with their sincere and relatable lyrics, charged with energized […]

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Stairway To Heaven Led Zeppelin Masters

INTERVIEW: Vince Contarino – Stairway To Heaven: Led Zeppelin Masters

  Led Zeppelin Masters returns to the Sydney Opera House in January 2017 to, once again, rock the house to its core and give the heaviest symphonic salute to one of the great rock bands […]

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Dubioza Kolektiv

INTERVIEW: Dubioza Kolektiv

  They’re non-conformist and a little rebellious. Their music is exuberant and their lyrics tell it exactly how they see it. They are known for their “kick ass” live shows. Oh, and they give their […]

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Wednesday 13

INTERVIEW: Wednesday 13 (Unplugged Tour)

  Horror punk/rock act Wednesday 13 returns to Australia again in March 2017, less than a year from when we saw him last on their headline tour in support of his latest release “Monsters Of […]

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Once Human

INTERVIEW: Logan Mader – Once Human

  Logan Mader is a name who will be familiar to metalheads not only for his production and mixing work on records from the likes of Gojira, Fear Factory and Devildriver, but also as the […]

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The Jensens

INTERVIEW: The Jensens

  Since their formation in 2013, Brisbane five piece The Jensens have provided us with rage-worthy tunes that have been played long into the early morning all over the country! With their unmistakable sleek vintage […]

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Revocation

INTERVIEW: Brett Bamberger – Revocation

  US metal warriors Revocation return to Australia in 2017 after a blazing supporting tour with Thy Art Is Murder in Australia 2 years ago, this time supporting Aussie legends King Parrot and Psycroptic on […]

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Nuclear Assault

INTERVIEW: Danny Lilker – Nuclear Assault

  One of the most iconic bands of the US Thrash Metal movement, Nuclear Assault, will be coming to Australia for their first and last time in February 2017. Leaving behind a legacy that has […]

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Killswitch Engage

INTERVIEW: Justin Foley – Killswitch Engage

  Iconic metal giants, Killswitch Engage, will be returning to Australia in March 2017, in support of their seventh album Incarnate. The Massachusetts powerhouse will be bringing along the atmospheric, boundary-pushing metallers Fallujah for their […]

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Pretty Maids

INTERVIEW: Ken Hammer – Pretty Maids

  ‘Kingmaker’ is Pretty Maids’ highly anticipated follow up to 2013’s critically and commercially successful release ‘Motherland’, a record that continued the “revitalized” path that the band set out upon with the now classic album […]

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Destroyer 666

INTERVIEW: KK Warslut – Destroyer 666

  Few bands channel the true spirit of Metal; Dangerous, Rebellious, Confronting, Unrelenting. Destroyer 666 not only embody this spirit, they live, breath and bleed it. This November will see them return home to their […]

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Chasing Ghosts

INTERVIEW: Jimmy Kyle – Chasing Ghosts

  Five years is a long time between drinks and few know it better than Melbourne punk troubadour Chasing Ghosts. 2011 saw the release of Confessions From A Phone Booth, an unexpectedly intimate record from […]

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Katatonia

INTERVIEW: Katatonia

  Swedish progressive metal band Katatonia are returning to Australia for their first ever headlining tour of the country in December. With a new album ‘The Fall Of Hearts’ which continues their progressive evolution even […]

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The Troggs

INTERVIEW: Chris Britton – The Troggs

  I’ve long believed that the real direct spark for Hard Rock came from two songs – The Kinks’ ‘You Really Got Me’ and The Troggs ‘Wild Thing’. This year ‘Wild Thing’ is 50 years […]

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Beth Hart

INTERVIEW: Beth Hart

  Beth Hart has probably just released the album of her career to date. ‘Fire on the Floor’ should be the album that makes everyone, who isn’t already, sit up and listen. We caught up […]

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The Answer

INTERVIEW: Paul Mahon – The Answer

  Acclaimed Irish rockers the Answer released their latest album “SOLAS” on October 28 via Napalm Records. As the press release says: “While some may see this as a departure for the band, this album […]

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Arkive

INTERVIEW: Mitch Burgess – Arkive

  Melbourne Djent/Progressive Metalcore outfit Arkive formed out of the ashes of a previous band, picking up a new vocalist and a new sonic direction – and after a short period of rehearsal, their 2015 […]

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Testament

INTERVIEW: Eric Peterson – Testament

  Bay Area veterans and one of the titans of thrash metal, Testament are about to release their latest offering in “Brotherhood Of The Snake”, a 10 track album chock full of the very best […]

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Testament

INTERVIEW: Alex Skolnick – Testament

  Bay Area veterans and one of the titans of thrash metal, Testament are about to release their latest offering in “Brotherhood Of The Snake”, a 10 track album chock full of the very best […]

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Testament

INTERVIEW: Chuck Billy – Testament

  San Francisco thrash legends Testament are back with a new album, 4 years after their successful “Dark Roots Of Earth” album came crashing into the hands of their fans. With a world tour in […]

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In Flames

INTERVIEW: Bjorn Gelotte – In Flames

  The legendary Swedish melodic metal band In Flames returns with a new album and heads back to their long time label Nuclear Blast. The result is a total slammer of an album “Battles” which […]

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Suicidal Tendencies

INTERVIEW: Mike Muir – Suicidal Tendencies

  Suicidal Tendencies has been a band that I have listened to since I was kid, one of the very first punk/thrash bands I ever got into. Speaking to Mike Muir was a dream come […]

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Death In Bloom

INTERVIEW: Arron Parker Richards – Death In Bloom

  Filled with hate, made of terror; Death In Bloom are a quintet risen from the ashes of Melbourne’s metal core heavyweights past with their debut album ‘A Means To Disappear’ which was released independently […]

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The Dandy Warhols

INTERVIEW: Courtney Taylor-Taylor – The Dandy Warhols

  The Dandy Warhols return to Australia in support of their latest album, Distortland. The album was first recorded in frontman, Courtney Taylor’s basement on an 80s cassette recorder with the band putting on the […]

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Corners Of Sanctuary

INTERVIEW: Mick Michaels – Corners Of Sanctuary

  Hailing from the city of Philadelphia, New Wave Of Traditional Heavy Metal band Corners Of Sanctuary have wasted no time since their inception 5 years ago with several releases including their latest album “Declaration […]

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Tyketto

INTERVIEW: Michael Arbeeny – Tyketto

  After five years of relentless touring that included playing on some of the most prestigious stages on the planet, Tyketto took their revitalized energy in to the studio in the spring of 2016. The […]

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Flames Of Fury

INTERVIEW: Anjelica Valkyrie – Flames Of Fury

  New York based female fronted melodic power metal band Flames Of Fury bring together a traditional based brand of metal that harks back to the days when bands like Iron Maiden and Judas Priest […]

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Hardline

INTERVIEW: Johnny Gioeli – Hardline

  Hardline are set to release their new album “Human Nature” October 14th via Frontiers Music and front man Johnny Gioeli took time out to talk to the Rockpit about the album we think is […]

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Clowns

INTERVIEW: Stevie Williams – Clowns

  Melbourne hardcore/punk rockers Clowns are enjoying some great success right now on the back of their latest LP ‘Bad Blood’. The band recently returned from a second European tour which saw the band gain […]

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Dire Straits Experience

INTERVIEW: Chris White – The Dire Straits Experience

  Due to popular demand from Australian fans and following a hugely successful concert tour of UK & Europe the world’s greatest Dire Straits show returns to Australia in October 2016 to perform the incredible […]

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Osaka Punch

INTERVIEW: Brenton Page – Osaka Punch

  After returning from a 2 year stint in the UK, Brisbane based multi-progressive rockers Osaka Punch have come out with a new EP titled “Death Monster Super Squad” which quickly follows the full length […]

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Queensryche

INTERVIEW: Todd La Torre – Queensryche

  I’ve travelled overseas a few times in recent years to see particular bands and being based out here on the West Coast of Australia we even have to make that long trip over East […]

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Airbourne

INTERVIEW: Joel O’Keeffe – Airbourne

  Aussie hard rockers Airbourne release their fourth album “Breakin’ Outta Hell” on September 23rd, the first full length to actually be recorded in Australia with the help of Bob Marlette and Mike Fraser on […]

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Immolation

INTERVIEW: Ross Dolan – Immolation

  Immolation have been delivering some of the most unique, and creatively dark, death metal the underground has witnessed for over 25 years. Spewing forth unrelenting, chaotic and twisted sonics while continuing to push the […]

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Brujeria

INTERVIEW: Juan Brujo – Brujeria

  Their legend has proliferated for nearly three decades. When Brujeria first emerged from the sunbaked hellscape of Los Angeles in 1989, the city was on the brink of chaos. Daryl Gates ruled the LAPD […]

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Monte Pittman

INTERVIEW: Monte Pittman

  There are great guitarists, great vocalists and great songwriters, but Monte Pittman is one of the elite few who can truly lay claim to all three titles. With his fourth full-length, Inverted Grasp Of […]

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Enter Shikari

INTERVIEW: Rory Clewlow – Enter Shikari

  Enter Shikari will return to Australia this September to sweep the fans mind and assault their senses on a five-date tour around the country with support from fellow UK band Hacktivist and Sydney’s Stories. […]

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Stormtide

INTERVIEW: Rueben Stone – Stormtide

  Melbourne symphonic/folk/death metal band, Stormtide will release their debut album, Wrath Of An Empire on August 1st, an intricately woven, nine part epic tale of ruin, heroism and dark deeds centred around the adventures […]

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Sabaton

INTERVIEW: Joakim Broden – Sabaton

  Swedish metal heroes Sabaton recently released their latest effort “The Last Stand” which continues with the war themes and the big sound that Sabaton is known for. The band are hitting the road in […]

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From The Jam

INTERVIEW: Bruce Foxton – From The Jam

  The Australian public will be getting what the public wants, with the announcement that classic British punk / mod-revival act From The Jam will be returning to for a national tour of Australia in […]

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Cryptopsy

INTERVIEW: Flo Mounier – Cryptopsy

  True pioneers in extreme metal; Cryptopsy push, bend and smash musical boundaries with their unique style that is distinctly their own. Their latest offering “The Book Of Suffering – Tome 1” is nothing short […]

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Enslaved

INTERVIEW: Ivar Bjornson – Enslaved

  Norwegian progressive black metallers Enslaved are returning to Australia in October for a special 25th anniversary tour that will see the band lay out 2 special sets of old material and new material spanning […]

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Nucleust

INTERVIEW: Shannon Marston – Nucleust

  Perth’s cerebral metallers Nucleust will release their new EP “Resistivity” on August 26th and embark on their first interstate tour in support of it with shows in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney this September. Earlier […]

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The Mission

INTERVIEW: Craig Adams – The Mission

  It’s been almost 30 years since I last spoke to Craig Adams, long ago in another country, it seems like another world. The Mission were new, we were both considerably younger and now we’re […]

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Soilwork

INTERVIEW: Bjorn ‘Speed’ Strid – Soilwork

  Even though visionary Swedish metallers Soilwork are still heavily supporting their most recent masterpiece, “The Ride Majestic”, the sextet compiled a must have for every fan out there. The special collection of rarities under […]

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Meshiaak

INTERVIEW: Jon Dette – Meshiaak

  Made up of power house, seasoned musicians, Meshiaak have delivered a savage and crushing slab of metal the way it used to be done. The twin guitar attack of Danny Camilleri and Dean Wells […]

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Sodom

INTERVIEW: Tom Angelripper – Sodom

  Along with Kreator, Destruction and Tankard, Sodom is considered one of the “big 4” of Teutonic thrash metal and that’s all you really need to know when considering the legacy of the band. Over […]

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In The Now

INTERVIEW: Kris – In The Now

  For a place so remote and relatively small in size, Perth in Western Australia manages to put out some fine Hard Rock, the latest band to catch The Rockpit’s attention is ‘In the Now’. […]

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Apocalyptica

INTERVIEW: Eiccca Topinen – Apocalyptica

  Cello metal masters Apocalyptica were one of the highlights at Soundwave Festival last year, their brand of classical metal truly a unique and awesome experience to watch. Still touring in support of their latest […]

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L7

INTERVIEW: Donita Sparks – L7

  L7 blew the doors wide open for female rock bands in the 1990’s at a time when the glam rock scene had died down and grunge was the big thing. They weren’t necessarily an […]

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Suicide Silence

INTERVIEW: Eddie Hermida – Suicide Silence

  Suicide Silence return to Australian shores this September for a headline run around the country, 2 years after their last tour for Soundwave. Frontman Eddie Hermida talks to Steve ahead of the tour to […]

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Raised Fist

INTERVIEW: Alexander ‘Allie’ Hagman – Raised Fist

  Blunt, brutal and relentless – the only way to describe Sweden’s hardcore powerhouse Raised Fist whom are heading back down under this December for their first tour in over four years to support their […]

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Toxicon

INTERVIEW: Wayne Clarris – Toxicon

  Victorian metallers Toxicon are about to release their debut album “Purge” on August 1st with a series of shows that kicked off in Adelaide on Saturday night and continuing into September around Australia. The […]

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Despised Icon

INTERVIEW: Alex Erian – Despised Icon

  It’s been 7 years since Canadian deathcore band Despised Icon last released an album, “Day Of Mourning”. The band called it quits after a number of years touring and recording in 2010 but despite […]

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Billy Talent

INTERVIEW: Ian D’Sa – Billy Talent

  We last saw Canadian rockers Billy Talent at Soundwave Festival in 2013 and now 3 years later, they return for a headlining tour in support of their new album “Afraid Of Heights”. We talk […]

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INTERVIEW: Stu Marshall – Blasted To Static

  Blasted To Static is a relatively new band that initially began as a side project for many of it’s members who are well known in the wider circle of classic rock and metal. Featuring […]

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Love N War

INTERVIEW: John Adams – Love N War

  It’s true what they say, that rock n’ roll never dies. In whatever form it may come in, from melodic rock to thrash metal, the resurgence of what is known as classic rock and […]

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Revocation

INTERVIEW: Dan Gargiulo – Revocation

  After speaking to Dave Davidson, the frontman for Boston technical metal masters Revocation last year to discuss the re-release of their now classic debut album “Empire Of The Obscene”, it further cemented my interest […]

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Sydonia

INTERVIEW: Adam Murray – Sydonia

  Hailing from Melbourne which seems like the metal capital of Australia right now, Sydonia are enjoying a lot of success with their explosive shows that have even caught the attention of some bands like […]

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The Dead Daisies

INTERVIEW: John Corabi – The Dead Daisies

  With a new, and we reckon their best album so far ‘Make Some Noise’ about to drop on August 5th The Dead Daisies are set to embark on a three month European and US […]

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Elm Street

INTERVIEW: Ben Batres – Elm Street

  Melbourne rockers Elm Street have been enjoying some great success over the years since their inception over 10 years ago, touring with the likes of Iced Earth and opening for legendary acts such as […]

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King Of The North

INTERVIEW: Andrew Higgs – King Of The North

  KING OF THE NORTH is just about to release their second album ‘Get out of Your World’ and it’s a ripper. We caught up with Andrew Higgs to talk about the new album, Hendrix, […]

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Carnifex

INTERVIEW: Scott Lewis – Carnifex

  California based metal outfit Carnifex will be releasing their latest album “Slow Death” on August 5th through Nuclear Blast and vocalist Scott Lewis recently spoke to our resident metal writer Steve about the new […]

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Tempt

INTERVIEW: Zach Allen and Harrison Marchello – Tempt

  Tempt’s Zach and Harrison talk to The Rockpit about the stunning debut album ‘RUNAWAY’ and how 19 year olds can be making some of the best melodic hard rock out there this year. Many […]

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Dragonforce

INTERVIEW: Herman Li – Dragonforce

  Power metal speedsters Dragonforce are poised to release a comprehensive career-spanning ‘Best Of’ titled “Killer Elite: The Hits, The Highs, The Vids” – the first time the UK band has presented this kind of […]

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Lamb Of God

INTERVIEW: Mark Morton – Lamb Of God

  Lamb Of God are no strangers to Australian shores having toured the country extensively multiple times over the years, most recently at the final Soundwave Festival last year which was before their latest album […]

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Volbeat

INTERVIEW: Rob Caggiano – Volbeat

  Danish rock n’ rollers Volbeat have just released their latest album “Seal The Deal & Let’s Boogie” which has charted successfully worldwide. With the impending further success of that, we talked to guitarist and […]

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Jack The Stripper

INTERVIEW: Luke Frizon – Jack The Stripper

  Since forming in 2007, Melbourne’s Jack The Stripper have been assaulting audiences everywhere with their fierce and innovative brand of chaotic hardcore, a relentless work ethic and an atypical, ferocious on-stage prowess. They will […]

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Black Stone Cherry

INTERVIEW: Chris Robertson – Black Stone Cherry

Kentucky rockers Black Stone Cherry have concluded their first ever tour to Australia supporting glam parody rockers Steel Panther which ended up being a great tour as we found out ourselves (review here). We caught […]

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Doro Pesch - Photo by Guido Raschke

INTERVIEW: Doro Pesch

Legendary singer Doro Pesch celebrated 30 years of her music career on the 2013/2014 tour with a series of concerts which were documented for a new live boxset release which captures an extensive career. Amongst […]

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Despised Icon

INTERVIEW: Eric Jarrin – Despised Icon

  It’s been 7 years since Canadian deathcore band Despised Icon last released an album, “Day Of Mourning”. The band called it quits after a number of years touring and recording in 2010 but despite […]

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Angry Anderson

INTERVIEW: Angry Anderson – Rose Tattoo

  If you think Aussie Rock and the bands that had most influence outside our fine borders – three names come to mind immediatley – AC/DC, Rose Tattoo and The Angels. Sadly we’ve lost two […]

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Make Way For Man

INTERVIEW: Make Way For Man

  Perth 6-piece Tech Metallers make Way For Man, featuring members of Saviour, Sparrow and This Other Eden have announced a tour taking in Perth, Sydney and Melbourne in July 2016 in support of their […]

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Blues Pills

INTERVIEW: Dorian Sorriaux – Blues Pills

  Ever since we first saw Blues Pills live in Perth 3 years ago, we have been entranced by their bluesy retro style of music led by the amazing voice of Elin Larsson. Fast forward […]

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Steel Panther

INTERVIEW: Stix Zadinia – Steel Panther

  WORLD EXCLUSIVE: STEEL PANTHER’S STIXX ZADINIA REVEALS HE HAS NO INTERESTING STORIES ABOUT EITHER STEEL OR PANTHERS AND THAT IS OFFICIAL… (DID WE MENTION THAT THEY TOUR AUSTRALIA IN JUNE?) STEEL PANTHER continue their […]

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Black Stone Cherry

INTERVIEW: John Lawhon – Black Stone Cherry

  JOHN LAWHON TALKS TO THE ROCKPIT ABOUT A LOVE OF MOTOWN BASSLINES, CACTUS AND TOM HAMILTON INTERRPUTING A CALL TO HIS WIFE TO CHAT TO THE BAND IN THE RAIN AT THEIR FIRST UK […]

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Black Stone Cherry

INTERVIEW: John Fred Young – Black Stone Cherry

  BLACK STONE CHERRY are on their way to Australia for the first time ever, and not only that they have just released what we think is their finest album to date – KENTUCKY. We […]

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