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…

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 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 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…

Band Interview – Static-X

DM: First of all, thanks for sitting down with us. Also, thank you for doing the tour and sharing Wisconsin Death Trip again with all of the fans, I, like I’m sure a lot of us, have been listening to the album for 20 years.   Tony: Well, thanks, man. DM: To be able to celebrate Wayne’s life,…

Artist Interview – Andy Gillion

DM: Thanks for talking to us. We definitely appreciate it. I’m going to mostly talk about Neverafter today. I think it’s genuinely a masterpiece, it is truly next level stuff. Andy Gillion: Thank you. DM: I want to know just how you’re feeling now that you’ve gotten it all out of your head, into the world and you’re…

Band Interview – Øystein Brun of Borknagar

DM: How are you feeling with the release of True North right around the corner? Øystein: We are really, really happy with the album.  It was a lot of work but came out pretty close to what we wanted to achieve back in the day when we started to work on this one.  We are…

Band Interview – H.E.A.T

  DM: For our readers that might not be as familiar with H.E.A.T, could you explain your style a little bit, give us the “H.E.A.T mission statement” so to speak. Erik: The mission statement…wow, to conquer the world! We really just make things up as we go. I would say that we play melodic rock….