Last year I conducted an interview with Steve ‘Zetro’ Sousa for From The Vault on his days in Exodus and his new band, Hatriot. Earlier this month, Hatriot’s new album, Heroes of Origin was released and HearEvil had to chance to to interview another member of Hatriot, guitarist Kosta Varvatakis on the new [...]
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The idea to write about cover songs came to me while I listened to a mediocre but serviceable thrash cover of “Eleanor Rigby” by the now-defunct Realm. Even when covers aren’t great, they’re usually at least interesting. Hearing a familiar song in an unfamiliar style can be [...]
In honor of the late Chuck Schuldiner, some former members of Death have lined up to play on the just announced Death To All tour this June and July. Proceeds from the tour will go to the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, a charity that provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians who [...]
Today, I got a message in my inbox about a super cool Ukrainian band by the name of Date Rape that just released their debut album. I’m used to posturing, pseudo-edgy band names with violent imagery – Death, Cannibal Corpse, and Decapitated come to mind first – but Date Rape?