Category: Las Vegas Metal

Interviews from the Pit: Basilica

Oh yes, it is that time again my friends. Time for another interview from the pit! This time around, fellow contributor Scott Coonan and myself got to sit down for a beer and some great hangs with North Carolina Thrashcore powerhouse Basilica. The band released an absolutely mind-blowing debut full length back in February and...

Brutal Hangs: Interview with Mouth of Sauron

Well we did it ladies and gentlemen. We made it to the new year and with a new year comes new music! Brutal Tech duo Mouth of Sauron have been cooking up some new material after a brief hiatus and the boys are eager to unleash their newest offering onto the underground masses. We got...

Local Limelight: Tanner Poppitt of Madrost

Nearing the end of high school in Orange County, my friends would always talk about this band Madrost and how many times they’ve smoked with them before a show. One day after school they showed me the band’s classic headbanger: Zombie Grinder, and from then on I was a fan. I never got to catch...

In The Mind of Defeated Sanity: Q’s with Lille Gruber

Music should be more important than travelling, chicks, drugs, alcohol, or whatever… When doing this stuff. I can also truly say that I sincerely enjoy the company of the 2 remaining guys in the band and hope we can find a perfect guitarist that fits in nicely with our little group.

Let’s Talk Metal: Daniel Cece of Krosis

The Unique Leader roster has been putting out some especially eclectic styles of brutality as of late. One of which most worthy of mentioning is “A Memoir of Freewill” by the North Carolina Progressive Deathcore act Krosis, a beautifully crafted test of one’s musical psyche in it’s own right. Just before the start of the...

Talking Gross With Ernie Fonseca!

For those who live outside of Mohave County, specifically Kingman, AZ, normal people just think it’s an old gold mining town that truck drivers stop to catch some rest. The town to the humble folks who live there can really see how fast things are changing and growing for them, but let’s dig a little...

Into The Depths Of Michael Alvarez

Michael Alvarez: a man you’ve probably seen at many shows before. From supporting friends, taking photos or, doing vocals for Flub. (This front man has done session work for bands like Equipoise and Depths of Hatred as well.) Michael has continued to be a credit to the scene and is rapidly moving up in the...

Album in Review: Heaven Shall Burn – Of Truth & Sacrifice

Overview: Four years since their last album “Wanderer” Thurningia, Germany’s HEAVEN SHALL BURN return with their 10th full length album “Of Truth & Sacrifice” on Century Media Records. Released on March 20, 2020, this DOUBLE album features 19 songs at a total length of 97 minutes making it the bands longest album to date. This...