Pop-songs in chaos and mayhem: Interview with Sumo Cyco’s Skye Sweetnam and Matt Drake

Sumo Cyco is a metal band from Hamilton, Ontario/Canada, revolving around the masterful vision of frontwoman Skye Sweetnam and guitarist/producer Matt Drake, supported by the bombastic rhythm section of Matt Trozzi on drums and Kenny Corke on bass. Some of you might know about Skye from her solo-efforts Noise from the Basement and Sound Soldier dating back to 2003 and 2007 respectively. The music of Sumo Cyco is the logic continuation of what she started over a decade ago, but involving more raw energy and extreme visuals. Something the band implements in their live shows as well.

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Sabaton “The Last Stand” (2016) Review + Interview with Pär Sundström

I had the great pleasure to listen to the forthcoming Sabaton record, The Last Stand, which is set to hit the shelves on August 19, 2016. It’s Sabaton’s 8th studio album and in my books one of their stronger albums. The concept […]

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John Gallagher of Raven: “To a degree we’re in the business of selling t-shirts, not selling CDs.”

“We’re in a position now where we can actually make more money with what we do then when we were ‘really’ making money.” That is one of the first things John Gallagher, singer and bass player for legendary metal band Raven, told us in an interview we did with him for the From Hero To Zero webshow. […]

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Fear Factory’s Burton C. Bell on Demanufacture 20th-anniversary tour, Genexus, and a sequel to the graphic novel of The Industrialist

I had the great pleasure to meet Burton C. Bell, singer and founding-member of industrial metal veterans Fear Factory, while the band is on tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of the album that put them on the map in 1995: Demanufacture. […]

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