Interview with Thräshers!

Thräshers is a four-piece hardcoreband inspired by 80’s american hc/90’s swedish hc. Blending in the best elements of the oldschool, but still keeping it real. They’ve been featured on both the Dimmorna Skingras compilation, Turist I Tillvaron vol. 3 and last but not least: Hotet Från Skogarna. This is the eightht and last band in this serie of interviews from Hotet Från Skogarna, so make sure you read this one. I asked Jocke and Emil from the band about their upcoming release, how they’d throw a party, their opinion of the swedish hardcore-scene, a documentary they made a song for and much more. Tune in for the final interview in the Hotet Från Skogarna-serie, you will not be disappointed.

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Interview with Heroinmissbruk!

Heroinmissbruk (former Antistortion) consists of a wide range of swine. Each of them have different tasks. Svin D (Nuclear Bass), Svin H (D-Beat King), Svin S (Roar), Svin A (Angst scream and Panic Guitar) and Svin K (Guitar/Fahr/Peter Griffin). They appear to have some kind of faiblesse for the former DDR-regime of Germany. They’ve primarily released material as a contribution to the compilation Hotet Från Skogarna, where they will be featured. This is number five of eight in the series, focusing on the eight different bands of this compilation. I cleared some things up with the swines on DDR, why they are working class, what it means to them, when they’re releasing new material and much more. Don’t miss this.

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Interview with The Dead!

The Dead is a punkband from Härjedalen in Sweden. They’re about as secretive as the other two bands that already have been published. They’ve managed to record some songs up until now and are preparing material for their upcoming album. This is the sixth band in the Hotet Från Skogarna-interviewserie. I spoke to them about the origins of their bandname, what the best venue would be, where they draw their inspiration from and much more. Check this out before you’ve all gone astray!

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Interview with Djävulskap!

Djävulskap (or Devilry, in english) is a punkband from Frösön, that also draw influences from black metal. These fellows are pretty secretive too, but that doesn’t prevent them from creating mayhem. They’re planning on a release for late summer and they’re more then ready to wreak havoc on your nearest venue. I spoke to the little devils about their band, about hardcore, drinking beer and much more. Tune in for the fifth interview of a band from the Hotet Från Skogarna compilation.

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Interview with News From The Front!

News From The Front is a four-piece band playing some straight-up Hede hardcore. Not much is known about these individuals either, but they revealed some things from their secrecy. Right now they’ve got three D.I.Y-EPs released, namely: Hat & Blod, State Of War and The Front. They’re planning to release a fourth EP this summer. This is the fourth band in chronological order, from the Hotet Från Skogarna compilation. Hopefully you’ll find this one entertaining too. I asked them about their contribution to the compilation, what Hede hardcore is, what zines they prefer and much more. Tune in for some furious hardcore and interesting anecdotes.

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Interview with Moron Express!

Moron Express is a band from Frösön made up of the following members: Philip Westerberg, Simon Isaksson, Alex Mangs, Alex Lund, Johan Persson. They play a mix of pop, rock and punk. Being around since 2010 make them quite a new band, up until now they’ve released their debutalbum One Way Out and are planning to realease their upcoming EP titled Same Old Songs in June. They’re one of the eight bands featured on the compilation Hotet Från Skogarna, which I’ve been interviewing. We talked about their new album, the music industry, Hotet Från Skogarna and much more. Tune in for this weeks third band in my HC/Punk-series from the compilation Hotet Från Skogarna.

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Interview with Brottskod 11!

Brottskod 11 is a punk/d-beat band from Östersund consisting of Nisse (shouting), Gy (roaring), Fredrik (screaming), Micke (guitar), Johan (guitar) and Emil (drums). They’ve been featured on the Turist i Tillvaron nr. 2 sampler with a bunch of other great bands. They’ve also been on a tour, which you’ll find out later in the interview. And, they’re featured on a new compilation named Hotet Från Skogarna. These interviews are themed by that compilation. They’ve got a bunch of material on their Bandcamp. This band is the second one of eight in these series of interviews. I got the opportunity to interview them, and a bunch of them answered my questions. I asked them about their band, the tour, the music industry and much more. Tune in for the second one in these series!

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Interview with Grundskolan!

Grundskolan is a pretty secretive band, not much is known about them more than that they’re pre-schoolers. They play some damn furious d-beat punk mixed with crust and hardcore-elements. They are recording stuff as we speak, but they haven’t released anything yet. They’re featured on the compilation Hotet Från Skogarna. This will be the first band out of eight other bands, featured on the compilation – that I’ve interviewed. I talked to the band about the music industry, Hotet Från Skogarna, their upcoming material and much more.

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Interview with Fight Amp!


The band called Fighting Amp or if you will, Fight Amp as they call themselves now have been around for a long time – since 2003. They’re originally from the town of Williamsburg, which is laden perfectly in symbiosis with New Jersey. First they used to be more than they are now: but stringed it down to a three-piece, suiting their style of play, accentuating their instruments a little bit more. Up until now, they’ve managed to release a lot of split-CDs but also two full-length albums. Right now, they’re preparing for the release of their third album to date, named Birth Control which will be released in June. So I got the opportunity to talk to the vocalist/basist Jon DeHart about the music industry, their upcoming album, New Jersey and a ton of other things. Make sure you check this out.

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