Interviews

Zirocco (28.10.2021)

Welcome Zirocco! Please introduce yourselvesWe are Zirocco, a metal band formed in Luxembourg in the summer of 2020. We consist of 4 members: Sebastian Rengifo (vocals and guitar)Marcus Dackner (drums)Louis Guillaume Stiévenart (bass)Nick Kellam (guitar) The sound of Zirocco has been heavily influenced by various genres, including thrash, deathcore, punk, groove metal, the list goes…

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Dreadnought (26.08.2021)

You recently announced the release of a new album and already shared one of the songs called “Ritual of Erosion”. When did you start writing for this album and what themes are you bringing into it?The writing for the new album started more or less when Dr. Doom, the former songwriter, left the band four…

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Kaméidi (25.07.2021)

Tell us a bit about yourselves and how did you meet?We are Gilles and Pit, two friends who would describe ourselves as big music lovers, mostly metal. We’ve known each other since high school, so almost 20 years now. Our common taste in music came a few years later though. Gilles is a musician himself and…

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Arken (18.07.2021)

(Editor’s note: Originating from Brazil, Arken has found a new home in Luxembourg) When and where did Arken come into existence and what is the story/concept behind it?Arken was born in 2015, after the split of my previous band. I felt the need of taking more action as a songwriter, I got the band together…

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Suffocate (01.07.2021)

You guys changed your name from “Mercy Shot” to “Suffocate”. What is the story behind the new name and does it have any influence on the vibe of your music?Since the name Mercy Shot was already taken, we decided to change our name to avoid misunderstandings, our newly presented band name “Suffocate” came to us…

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