Interview: Simon Müller (Vocals) & Jeffrey Uhlmann (Guitar) of Defocus (Video/Audio)

Defocus, the dynamic and powerful German metalcore quartet are back with their brand-new album, ‘there is a place for me on earth’, out on March 1st, 2024, via Arising Empire. We spoke to vocalist Simon Müller & guitarist Jeffrey Uhlmann about the new album, following up the stellar debut release, digging deeper, getting comfortable with more experimentation, and so much more.

Interview: Phil Donay (Vocals) of Mavis (Video/Audio)

German metalcore quartet Mavis will release their debut album ‘Grief is No Ally’ on December 15th, 2023, via Arising Empire. We spoke to to vocalist Phil Donay about the long journey to this release, the highs and lows of the experience, where they fit in the metalcore scene, opening up emotionally, and so much more.