Interview: Matthew Dix (Drums) of Rituals (Video/Audio)

Following their triumphant live set at this year’s Download Festival, metal merchants Rituals will release their brand-new EP, I Found Myself in the Dark, on August 3rd, 2023, via Marshall Records.

A fusion of intense metalcore, post-hardcore, and alternative metal, Rituals aim to leave an impression with this new EP.

Read our full review here.

Buy Me a Coffee at

We spoke to drummer Matthew Dix about the brand-new EP, the work that went into it, their journey to playing Download and the experience itself, the future, and so much more. Listen to it via Soundcloud, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, or watch/listen via YouTube below:




  • Carl Fisher

    Owner/Administrator/Editor/Writer/Interviewer/YouTuber - you name it, I do it. I love gaming, horror movies, and all forms of heavy metal and rock. I'm also a Discworld super-fan and love talking all things Terry Pratchett. Do you wanna party? It's party time!