The Rogue Files: Shattered

Tell us about your band. Hello, we are Shattered! A Thrash / Black Metal band out of the Tampa Bay area. Founded in 2014. What are you working on currently (album, tour, music video, etc.)? Shattered is currently working on our new album named Skinwalker which will be released this year. If you were asked…

The Rogue Files: Mondo Bear

Tell us about your band. Mondo Bear is a rock band rooted in psychedelia and progressive rock. We write long, riff-heavy and driving atmospheric music, while still trying to retain some of that pop-sensibility. The result is a sound somewhere between fuzzed out psychedelia and solid rock songs. What are you working on currently (album,…

The Rogue Files: Vanilla Sugar

  Tell us about your band. Vanilla Sugar is made of Alternative / Electronic music, a pop vocal sensibility, mixed with a Metal influence. What are you working on currently (album, tour, music video, etc.)? I just released my new album, “She”. It is available to stream everywhere! I am fresh off a January US…

Rogue Files: Interview with Forget Conformity

Tell us about your band. We are Forget Conformity based out of Fort Worth, Texas. We’re an American Metal-core outfit that incorporates nuances of multiple other genres to solidify a noticeable and unexpected sound. What are you working on currently (album, tour, music video, etc.)? We’re currently booking a summer tour stretching from Texas through…

Nordahl’s Corner: Top albums of 2019

Hard to believe it’s already 2020, right? Seems like not that long ago, everyone was freaking out about Y2K and switching centuries. And yet here we are and I’m wondering how another 20 years has already blown by. Woah. So now is my chance to reflect a bit and celebrate my favorite music from the…

The Rogue Files: Interview with Lucifour M

Tell us about your band.   We are a band of 3 (sometimes 4) mates….coming from Italy, based sometimes there, sometimes in Berlin or London, where our labels Sonar Kollektiv and K7 Records are. We play pop music with a very open approach, from R&B to Metal, from Pop to Soul or Funk or anything…

The Rogue Files: Interview with Tarah Who?

  Tell us about your band. Tarah G. Carpenter: Vocals, Guitar Coralie Herve: Drums What are you working on currently (album, tour, music video, etc.)? CH : We have a west coast tour coming up, a new video for our single “Pantomath” and Tarah is working on a new EP too. TGC: Yes! Exactly! We…

The Rogue Files: Interview with Leaving Eden

Tell us about your band. Hi, I’m Eric Gynan, Cofounder of the Rock band Leaving Eden from New England USA. Leaving Eden Lineup: Eve Lead Vocals, Alyssa Bailey White Keys and Vocals, Jake Gynan Drums, Eric Gynan Guitars and Vocals, Rich Chouinard Bass and Vocals What are you working on currently (album, tour, music video,…

Album Review: H.E.A.T “II”

H.E.A.T is a band that technically should be able to be placed nicely into a genre among countless other bands. They are a rock band. A melodic rock band. A Swedish melodic rock band.  Yet still they somehow are just one of those bands that once you understand their capacity as songwriters and performers it…

The Rogue Files: Interview with Days to Come

Tell us about your band. A: Justin – My name is Justin Goodson and I’m the vocalist for Days To Come. Brandon Rix is our guitarist and Jalen Hall is our drummer. We’re a light pop prog rock band. We enjoy infusing pop vocal melodies with heavier music. What are you working on currently (album,…

The Rogue Files: Interview with Bleeding Raven

  Tell us about your project. BLEEDING RAVEN is an ‘aggrotech’/industrial pursuit. I call it ‘dungeon trash’ lol It grew out of another project called Gnostic Gorilla which is more Gothic/Dark wave/Industrial. The sound (Bleeding Raven) is abrasive, haunting, creepy and even in some ways bizarre. What are you working on currently (album, tour, music…

The Rogue Files: Interview With Plastic Barricades

So a little over a week ago, a member of Rogue PR reached out to us, with the idea of an interview format that we had actually been wanting to do if we had ever gone to print. Since going to print can be a bit costly, especially if you’re doing this for fun more…