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Discover the stories behind the music in our Pulitzer Prize-worthy interviews with the best alt rock and metal bands.

Other Half: Play It Like You Mean It

Other Half: Play It Like You Mean It

Post-punk guitarist, songwriter and shouter Cal Hudson on nasty music, nice people and latest album 'Soft Action'.

Other Half: Play It Like You Mean It

Post-punk guitarist, songwriter and shouter Cal Hudson on nasty music, nice people and latest album 'Soft Action'.

Dream Awake: Defects Frontman Tony Maue

Defects Frontman Tony Maue: Dream Awake

We talk Iron Maiden, The Raven Age, and new band Defects with the multitalented musician.

Defects Frontman Tony Maue: Dream Awake

We talk Iron Maiden, The Raven Age, and new band Defects with the multitalented musician.

Putting a Unique Spin on Classic Rock: SANTÙ

SANTÙ: What If I Told You?

The band tell us about new single 'What If I Told You?' and give us their musical influences and more.

SANTÙ: What If I Told You?

The band tell us about new single 'What If I Told You?' and give us their musical influences and more.

Stanchions post-hardcore band

Stanchions: Grunged Out Melodic Hardcore

Drummer Ryan Wilkinson on the band, the EP, and more.

Stanchions: Grunged Out Melodic Hardcore

Drummer Ryan Wilkinson on the band, the EP, and more.

Brixton Alley indie punk band

Brixton Alley: Messy Riffs, Catchy Melodies

Bassist Ben Wells on crisps, Carling, Covid, and more.

Brixton Alley: Messy Riffs, Catchy Melodies

Bassist Ben Wells on crisps, Carling, Covid, and more.

Defects Drummer Harry Jennings

Defects Drummer Harry Jennings: Bringing the Heavy

The heavy metal drummer on Cytota, Shvpes, and new band Defects.

Defects Drummer Harry Jennings: Bringing the Heavy

The heavy metal drummer on Cytota, Shvpes, and new band Defects.

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