In the eve of releasing one of the most bombastic and spectacular releases of 2018, we managed to have a conversation with guitarist Tomi Koivusaari. In this interview we discuss in detail the inner working of “Queen of Time” and the band’s future North American touring plans.
Delivering one of the most impressive debut releases in the last few years, today we had a conversation with Follow the Cipher. In this very relaxed and enjoyable interview, we talk to the band about their latest release and their musical theme and ideas. Being quite hilarious, all members share their energy and enthusiasm in this 20+ minute interview
After their first North American tour last year, Sirenia managed to return in less than a year and they are back to cover some places they missed in their first go. In this interview we discuss the band's upcoming album plans and their PledgeMusic campaign to further improve said release. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.
In the eve of unleashing their latest album, we managed to have a conversation with Harakiri For the Sky's Matthias Sollak about "Arson". In this interview we discuss the ideas behind the release and the very exicting future plans for the band. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.
A few weeks before we pack our bags and head to the Netherlands for a quick trip, we managed to have an interview with Dutch Doom Days organizer, Pim Blankenstein, to discuss a few things about the festival:
Infernal Masquerade: Can you tell us a bit more about the history of Dutch Doom Days and how it all started?
Having unleashed one of the most impressive live releases in Metal history with "Forces of the Northern Night" (read our review here), Dimmu Borgir is at an all-time career high. In this interview we talk to the band's mastermind Shagrath about the effort going into making these performances happen and the band's future plans. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.
Touring North America on their first co-headlining tour, Delain stopped by San Francisco to give their best to their growing fan base. During their time in the city, we managed to sneak in a short interview with the band's charismatic vocalist: Charlotte Wessels. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.
Having just confirmed a full-scale North American tour later in 2017, Amorphis returns to 70,000 tons of Metal with great anticipation. The band is finally ready to return to their North American fans, giving us a teaser of things to come during their Day 2 and Day 3 sets. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.
Having just released their epic new album "Theater of Dimensions", Xandria comes on board 70,000 tons of Metal to continue their efforts to fully establish themselves in North America. To listen to this interview please click on the player below this text.