Pulling together a 'best and worst of' is difficult even in the best circumstances. When you have a team worldwide with hugely diverse taste and over 90 nominated albums, it's even harder. But out of all of that, there was one clear winner: Goatwhore.
Touring for almost three years straight, the human canvas and vocal powerhouse Dez Fafara of DevilDriver talks shop with Metal as Fuck as we discuss his recent Aussie tour, the workload, the demise of Coal Chamber, and his personal favourite beverage: wine.
A night of speed-infused heaviness, invoking a party some atmosphere amongst bands and fans alike. Told early on this was no ordinary concert: this was a party, all three bands, Shadows Fall, DevilDriver and Lamb of God, performed with enthusiasm encouraging revellers to a frenzy.
Greek band Kinetic have expanded from four members to six over the years, and dedicate their lives to the music. To talk about how the band works, and their upcoming release Human Horror Industry, MaF caught up with vocalist/bassist Savvas Betinas.