Interviews

Submitted by rockavlon on Dec 16, 2017
Hello and congrats on “Smooth Seas”… we liked how smooth, the album was.  Å: G’day. And thanks a lot. Actually I don’t find the album that smooth (ha ha)… but it’s melancholic and perhaps a bit dramatic, but without my usual energetic vocals.    What exactly prompted you to go for this “… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Dec 9, 2017
Hi Timo – it’s good to have you on Grande Rock. Congrats on your new album “Transcendence”, which is a step forward for the band in every part.  T: Thank you. I am honored to be on Grande Rock. We are getting a lot of positive feedback of “Transcendence”, so we are very pleased with the outcome… Read More
Submitted by melisa on Dec 2, 2017
Hi Steven, do tell me about your previous lead singer, Dianne, what happened? And how’s things so far with the current one?  S: We were touring the world almost non stop for the last four years, the band was doing really well and the demand was growing. I guess at one point it all got too much… Read More
Submitted by rockavlon on Nov 11, 2017
Hello Sοtiris… Congratulations on your new album. Can you give us a few details about it? When and where did it get recorded? Does the title “Codex Omega” signify the end of something (or it just sounded cool)?…  S: “Codex Omega” is the title of the 3rd and final bible, the testament that… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Nov 5, 2017
  Hi Mark… I’m very glad to have you on Grande Rock. Do tell me which was the spark that urged you to form Fiction Syxx initially?  M: Hello Thanos! How are you? I had been thinking about Fiction Syxx for years now. However, what it is today began about 1 year & 6 months ago. I wanted to put… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Nov 4, 2017
Hi Erik, I’m glad we’re given the chance to talk about Demon Eye’s new album “Prophecies and Lies”. First of all, how did you come up with the album title and what does it declare?  E: Thank you for getting in touch. The title is a reference to the here and now, a sort of “How did we get here… Read More
Submitted by babbis on Jul 30, 2017
Hi Lefteris... How did the store start?  L: The shop opened its doors in 2001. It was run by me and my brother who has also owned Ikaros Music since 1992. It was very different back then, we only had computer supplies and, of course, vinyl accessories. In 2006 we divided the tasks, I run the… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Jul 9, 2017
Hi Jens, it’s good to have you on Grande Rock. Firstly, do tell us how and when the band took shape and how you came up with the name Below. Are you aware that there a few bands with the same name out there?  J: Hey! Thanks for having me. Well we started back in 2011, after discussions that we… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Jun 25, 2017
Hey Will – welcome to Grande Rock. It’s good to have you here. Firstly do tell us when and under which circumstances was the band formed?  W: Hello, hello Grande Rock! Good to be here. The band started in 2012 with Jimmy (lead guitar) and I taking our uni-pub-cover outfit to the next step. We… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Jun 18, 2017
Hi there dudes – so nice to have you on Grande Rock. Firstly, kudos for coming back after so many years with such a strong release…  Vince High: Thank you so much it’s great to be featured on Grande Rock.  John Roach: Thanks a lot; it’s great to be back!  Alex Perry: Thank you.    Well, what… Read More
Submitted by thanos on Jun 10, 2017
Hi Jaako/Dick and welcome to Grande Rock. First of all, do tell us how and when Dick was formed.  D: After my old band Frankie And Gator decided to take a long break, I wanted to keep performing and releasing music. So, I very quickly made an album, which I recorded with friends as quest… Read More
Submitted by thanos on May 14, 2017
Hi Martin, it’s always fine talking to you dude. Your new album, “Lykaia”, is really magnificent! If I may say so, I think it’s your best work to date. Congrats!  M: Thank you and it’s a pleasure to be back.    First things first… do tell us, why did Kim leave the band and how did you decide that… Read More