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Coming off of their 2012 release, “Epidemia,” the guys in Ill Nino are back with a vengeance. Since 1998, they have been known for their catchy riffs, heavy hitting drumming, amazing bass, and of course the all important diverse vocals.
I had the opportunity to talk to the guys in the indie-punk band, Nine Volt Heart, from Yorkshire. Their latest release, The Miracle Kids, has received some positive attention, and there’s a reason why. Check it out as we talk about inspirations, the release and reception of their album, fear, and so much more!
Over a decade without an album? The passing of their beloved drummer and friend, Joey LaCaze? Most bands would be swallowed by the pressure situations like this bring – but not the long-running Louisianan outfit Eyehategod, whose new self-titled album is a tremendous shot in the arm to a music scene that desperately missed them.
I had the opportunity to interview bass player Gary Mader about everything from the state of music in 2014, to some of his favorite bands growing up. Check it out after the jump! It’s pretty enlightening.