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ROCKET Interviews Jeremy York Of TRIGUNA


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Illinois’ TRIGUNA is fronted by a death metal style growler, Claude Bird, and has unleashed a DIY full length studio effort entitled “Embryonic Forms” in 2015. The band has begun to make its way in the crowded underground scene, in hopes of becoming famous for their brutal heavy metal music. Jeremy York is the lead guitarist, along with Matt Schneider on rhythm. Micheal Blanding handles the drumming and the bass is played skillfully by Justin Herr. Keep your eyes and ears on this group because the sky is the limit when you possess this much raw talent.

THE METAL DEN’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an interview with lead guitarist Jeremy York of TRIGUNA for his loyal Den Headz around the globe.

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ROCKET: Where were you born and raised?

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ROCKET Interviews Philip H. Anselmo


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Philip H. Anselmo’s career as a heavy metal vocalist is simply unmatched. For nearly three decades now, “The Kid” has delivered some of the genre’s most electrifying music. Whether it be PANTERA, DOWN, SUPERJOINT RITUAL or his solo project PHILIP H. ANSELMO AND THE ILLEGALS, one thing fans can always count on is getting their money’s worth from a man who will not let the passion he has for creating powerful songs die.

In 2015, Anselmo will throwdown a third installment of Housecore Horrorfest and play more gigs with a reunited SUPERJOINT. Let’s not forget Housecore Records, home to slamming underground acts like WARBEAST, KING PARROT and CHILD BITE. Anselmo’s label continues to push the envelope in terms of bringing the heaviest sounding bands to the forefront...

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ROCKET Interviews Vocalist Phoebe Pinnock Of HEAVEN THE AXE


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Australia’s HEAVEN THE AXE has become one of the hottest names in the underground metal scene. The band released their debut album ‘Sex, Chugs and Rock ‘n’ Roll’ in September of 2011 and since have continued to display their explosive live show for countless fans in their homeland. Between 2011 and 2014, they performed at the Summernats car festival held in Canberra, Australia. Later in 2014, HEAVEN THE AXE wrote and performed the theme song for the popular Australian comedy reality television series titled ‘Bogan Hunters’. With tons of potential and a pissed off attitude it’s no wonder this ass kicking unit is now beginning to become known around the rest of the world.

THE METAL DEN’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an interview with vocalist Phoebe Pinnock of HEAVEN THE AXE fo...

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ROCKET Interviews Director Chris Lee Of METAL GRASSHOPPER


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Metal icon Philip H. Anselmo puts delusional manchild Dave Hill through his special brand of heavy metal bootcamp in a web series that will make even the most jaded break out into fits of uncontrollable laughter. The Metal Grasshopper series is now on Episode 5, a “Vulgar Display of Feelings”, where Philip H. Anselmo agrees to undergo group counseling with Dave, in an effort to rescue the goat that also happens to be Anselmo’s grandmother. There’s not a dry seat in the house as Dr. Joe Randazzo aids Anselmo and Hill in an exploration of their feelings. Any fan of good old fashioned comedy will love this odd couple of pure metal mayhem.

THE METAL DEN’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an interview with Director Chris Lee of METAL GRASSHOPPER for his loyal Den Headz around the globe.

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ROCKET Interviews Drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz of CANNIBAL CORPSE


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Den Headz, drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz of legendary death metal band CANNIBAL CORPSE took time out of his busy schedule recently to answer some questions over the phone with Randy “Rocket” Cody of THE METAL DEN. The discussion covers a lot of topics, including the new album ‘A Skeletal Domain’, the worst gig he ever played, where he sees his band in ten years from now, and so much more!

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ROCKET Interviews Jonathan Miller & Evan Pitts of BELLUM


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Santa Barbara, California’s BELLUM is an up and coming heavy metal band that will simply blow your mind. There are a couple names in the lineup you will instantly recognize. Ex-DevilDriver members, Jonathan Miller on bass and Evan Pitts on vocals/guitar, who are back for some serious underground action. BELLUM also includes Alex Chantes on drums and second guitarist Andy Villasenor. They are currently preparing for the release of their debut full length album and plan to decimate the masses with their take no prisoners approach.

The Metal Den’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an EXCLUSIVE interview with Jonathan Miller and Evan Pitts of BELLUM for TMD’s loyal following of DEN HEADZ!

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ROCKET: How has life been treating you?

MILLER: Hey, Rocket...

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ROCKET Interviews Derrick Green of SEPULTURA


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Brazil’s SEPULTURA have stood the test of time and remain one of the most important bands in the heavy metal scene today, having first formed thirty years ago in 1984. Of course there are no more Cavalera’s in the band but that doesn’t stop them from marching forward with their totally brutal death/groove sound that will undoubtedly pummel your head into the ground. Fronted by lead vocalist Derrick Green, the rest of the lineup currently consists of bassist Paulo Xisto Pinto, Jr, guitarist Andreas Kisser, and Eloy Casagrande on drums. The legendary metal band released their latest album in 2013 entitled “The Mediator Between Head and Hands Must Be the Heart” via Nuclear Blast Records and some critics have called it the best SEPULTURA album which features Green on vocals.

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ROCKET Interviews Guitarist Klemer Santiago of SETFIRE


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Brazil’s SETFIRE placed second in TMD’s Battle of Unsigned Thrash Bands online contest in 2014 and are preparing to release their first full length in the future, after unleashing a crushing debut EP. They have the spirit and intensity of PANTERA and SEPULTURA and bring a totally fuckin hostile attitude to every stage they perform on. They are going for all the glory and are ready to take the heavy music world by storm. With enough passion and talent for ten bands, SETFIRE is one of those rare finds in the underground scene that will make you pay extra close attention.

The Metal Den’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an EXCLUSIVE interview with guitarist Klemer Santiago of SETFIRE for TMD’s loyal following of DEN HEADZ!

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ROCKET: Where were you born and raised?

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ROCKET Interviews Jeff Miller of TEJASMOSIS


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Arlington, Texas thrashers TEJASMOSIS released “Diatribe” EP June 25th, 2013 via The Metal Den Records and have been playing shows throughout their home area of DFW in Texas and are planning to get out and do more touring across the country once their new full length “Uneasy Pieces” releases on July 25th, 2014. They aren’t trying to be just another Pantera ripoff neither, this band can stand on its own and they win fans over because of that. If you want some balls to the walls, rocking metal music, TEJASMOSIS is your band.

The Metal Den’s Randy “Rocket” Cody has conducted an EXCLUSIVE interview with guitarist/vocalist Jeff Miller of TEJASMOSIS for TMD’s loyal following of DEN HEADZ all across the globe!

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ROCKET: Where were you born and raised?

JEFF: Hellbound in Ft Wort...

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ROCKET Interviews Johannes Eckerström of AVATAR


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Sweden’s AVATAR reinvented their look and sound with 2012’s “Black Waltz”, adopting a more theatrical approach both in the live stage performance and music videos. Lead vocalist Johannes Eckerström decided to apply face paint, allowing for a much more wicked rock persona to come alive. In February of 2013 guitarist Simon Andersson departed the lineup. He was replaced by Tim Öhrström, who joins Jonas Jarlsby on guitar with bassist Henrik Sandelin and drummer John Alfredsson.

Quickly gaining a legion of devoted fans worldwide, AVATAR has been delivering their unrelenting melodic groove metal devastation to the masses, sharing the stage in recent years with the likes of AVENGED SEVENFOLD, IN FLAMES, IMPALED NAZARENE and OBITUARY...

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