Photo by Alex Morgan

More from the mud-fest that was Wacken Open Air 2015! My interview with Cannibal Corpse drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz is now available in the Interviews section.

Photo by Ville Juurikkala

My interview with Amorphis guitarist and founding member Esa Holopainen backstage at Wacken 2015 is now available in the Interviews section.

My official time with FlinkTO has come to a close but I’ve started a new story on the site called The Zombitrol Files. Head on over for interviews with Ensiferum, Battlecross, and Insect Ark. Stay tuned to for some brand new interviews coming very, very soon.

Here’s a rundown of the stories and interviews I wrote for FlinkTO (site scrolls left to right):

Wacken Open Air: Journal of the Holy Land
Relapse Records: Twenty-Five Years of Extreme Memories
Coal Chamber: Nu-Metal Underground
Testament: The Ultimate Thrash Contenders
Nightwish and the Art of Film Score Metal
The Triumph of Wovenwar
Alestorm: Pillaging Your Heart (and Your Liquor Cabinet)
Arch Enemy’s Perpetual Revolution
Watain: Gods of High and Low
Behemoth: Anti-Mainstream Phenomenon
Lacuna Coil: Modern Melodic Metal Icons
Napalm Death and the Politics of Grindcore
Radio Be Damned To Hel! or Amon Amarth and the Norseman in Heavy Metal

Plus there was the New Heavy & Hard series:

Issue 1: Crimson Shadows, Hammercult, Grave Pleasures, Cretin, Persekutor
Issue 2: Royal Thunder, Seremonia, Untimely Demise, Beyond Creation, The Monolith Deathcult
Issue 3: Sólstafir, Jess and the Ancient Ones, Raven, Heidevolk, Hollow
Issue 4: Exodus, Periphery, Butcher Babies, Upon a Burning Body, World Gone
Issue 5: Sigh, Adrenaline Mob, Barren Earth, Hard Action, King Parrot
Issue 6: Kommandant, Forgotten Tomb, Helleborus, Titan's Eve, We Butter the Bread with Butter
Issue 7: Santa Cruz, Abyss, Gruesome, Antigama, Lightning Bolt
Issue 8: Melt-Banana, Lucifer, Ranger, Unsacred, Carach Angren 

Zombitrol Productions presents a Tuesday night of classic thrash metal!

Starring Montreal 80s bangers Aggression!

with special guests
Black Absinthe 
and Nagasaki

Tuesday, August 18 at 9:00pm
Coalition 282 Augusta Ave., Toronto
Doors 9PM

Set Times:
Nagasaki - 9:15
Black Absinthe - 10:05
Aggression - 11:05

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Poster by Jennifer Pilles