Archive for the 2011 Interviews Category

Boots of Miclordz & Sauce Funky: The Rock Tribune Interview

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch, New Music, News with tags , , , , , , , on November 17, 2011 by Randy

Listen below!

The latest from Miclordz & Sauce Funky, My World, dropped on November 8th, 2011.  Boots (vox) took the time to hit me up to chat about the EP, what it took to make it, and what Miclordz are all about.  Be sure to grab the EP at http://www.MicLordz.com or on iTunes.  2012 better be prepared…the end of the world?  How about the rise of Miclordz & Sauce Funky…

Dan Chandler of Evans Blue: The Interview

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch, News with tags , , , , , on September 29, 2011 by Randy

While taking a break from Sounds+Sights Studios, Dan Chandler of Evans Blue dialed up Randy of The Rock Tribune.  Listen below as he goes over recording the new album (due out December 20th),  the Keeping Chase Foundation, and what Evans Blue fans mean to the band.

www.evansblue.com

www.twitter.com/evansbluemusic

Keeping Chase Foundation

A sneak preview of “This Time It’s Different” is available on EvansBlueTube here: http://youtu.be/34mSUhRv7_Q

Bullet For My Valentine’s Moose on gearing up for the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Fest

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch with tags , , , , , , , , on August 23, 2011 by Randy

 After playing dates with Avenged Sevenfold and label mates Three Days Grace, Bullet For My Valentine are looking to hit the road again with these bands for the 2011 Uproar Fest.  BFMV’s drummer, Michael “Moose” Thomas, yelled from across the pond to give a little heads up before their flight to New York…he also chatted about playing with A7X and Three Days Grace and a little history on the Cardiff music scene.

(Moose was in England so the audio is poor)

Matt Tuck (vox) was filmed at a European show saying, “next we’re going to conquer America.”  When asked if this was yet accomplished, Moose had this to say:

[audio:http://www.divshare.com/direct/15590866-4ee.mp3%5D

BFMV’s “FEAR” was released in April of 2010…when asked if they were working on any new material and/or playing it on the Uproar Fest, Moose replied:
[audio:http://www.divshare.com/direct/15590869-781.mp3%5D

Moose on the Cardiff music scene:
[audio:http://www.divshare.com/direct/15590873-eb7.mp3%5D

What Moose had to say about shows earlier this year with A7X and Three Days Grace:
[audio:http://www.divshare.com/direct/15590875-920.mp3%5D

What would you like to say to the fans?
[audio:http://www.divshare.com/direct/15590879-03c.mp3%5D

Check out Bullet For My Valentine on the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Fest!

Bullet For My Valentine’s Moose on gearing up for the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Fest

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch with tags , , , , , , , , on August 23, 2011 by Randy

 After playing dates with Avenged Sevenfold and label mates Three Days Grace, Bullet For My Valentine are looking to hit the road again with these bands for the 2011 Uproar Fest.  BFMV’s drummer, Michael “Moose” Thomas, yelled from across the pond to give a little heads up before their flight to New York…he also chatted about playing with A7X and Three Days Grace and a little history on the Cardiff music scene.

(Moose was in England so the audio is poor)

Matt Tuck (vox) was filmed at a European show saying, “next we’re going to conquer America.”  When asked if this was yet accomplished, Moose had this to say:

BFMV’s “FEAR” was released in April of 2010…when asked if they were working on any new material and/or playing it on the Uproar Fest, Moose replied:

Moose on the Cardiff music scene:

What Moose had to say about shows earlier this year with A7X and Three Days Grace:

What would you like to say to the fans?

Check out Bullet For My Valentine on the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Fest!

Blue October’s Justin Furstenfeld on “Any Man In America” :::: Due out August 16, 2011

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch, News with tags , , , , , , , on August 11, 2011 by Randy

While prepping for the release of “Any Man In America,” (Blue October’s seventh full length album) Justin Furstenfeld gave me a call with all its raw details.  The album is a chronological order of events dating back to their last release, “Approaching Normal.”  Pick up the new album August 16th…it plays out like a novel.  To hear more about it and the answers to some fan questions on Facebook, listen below:

Blue October 

The Rock Trib interview w/ PASSAFIRE: A 2011 Vans Warped Tour update

Posted in 2011 Interviews, Artist Watch with tags , , , , , on July 20, 2011 by Randy

Nick Kubley of PASSAFIRE dialed in to give a heads up on the 2011 Vans Warped Tour…He also gave an update on Start from Scratch (their 4th studio album with a release date of September 20th, 2011), and a little chit chat about the bands they have played with and what fans can expect at a PASSAFIRE show.

http://passafiretheband.com/en/

Godsmack: The Rock Tribune Interview w/ Shannon Larkin (Mayhem Fest Artist Preview)

Posted in 2011 Interviews, News with tags , , , on May 18, 2011 by Randy

Sitting in an airport and drooling for a cold beer, Shannon Larkin (world renowned Godsmack drummer) took a moment to call me up…check out this kick ass interview that covers the current world of Godsmack, a preview of the Rockstar Energy Mayhem Fest, and what it takes to have three consecutive albums debut at #1.

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