Posts by Kimmo Tattari

Silver Bullet – Hannes Horma interview

Steel Mill had a pleasure to have a pint with Hannes Horma – formerly known for his bass duties with the Finnish battle metallers Turisas – as we talked about his current band Silver Bullet, which is just about to release their excellent second album, Mooncult. http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Interviews/silver-bullet-interview/
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Jozef from Slovakia

Our latest Fan Profile: Jozef from Slovakia. Check his interesting stories about being a metalhead behind the Iron Curtain! http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Fan%20Profiles/jozef-from-slovakia/
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Skull Fist interview

Steel Mill had the pleasure to have a chat with Zach Slaughter, the frontman of Canadian metallers Skull Fist, as the band just released their excellent third album, Way Of The Road. http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Interviews/skull-fist/
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Rick from Texas

Name: Rick Perry Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas Age: 54 Occupation:  boring bullshit by day / metal-maniac and musician the rest of the time Your history with Judas Priest goes way back to 1978. How did it start? The first rock group I started listening to was KISS around 76, then I started branching out to other bands like Ted Nugent, Van Halen, AC/DC, and Black Sabbath. I think the third or fourth concert I saw was Foghat in 1978 in Fort Worth TX.  The two opening bands for Foghat were Bachman Turner Overdrive and a band I’d never heard of called “Judas Priest.”
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Trespass – Mark Sutcliffe interview

In the early 80s, during the NWOBHM heyday, Trespass was one of the bands with great expectations. Unfortunately, instead of getting the debut album out, they disbanded in 1982, losing the momentum. Steel Mill had the honour to have a chat with the founding member, guitarist/vocalist Mark Sutcliffe, as we talked about the past and the present of Trespass – and, of course, Mark’s favourite Priest album… http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Interviews/trespass-mark-sutcliffe/
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Simon Phillips – “Dissident Aggressor” 2017 interview

Steel Mill continues Judas Priest drummer series with mighty skinbeater Simon Phillips who was on heavy duty on Judas Priest’s 1977 album “Sin After Sin”. http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Interviews/simon-phillips-dissident-aggressor-2017-interview/
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Shiraz Lane – A Steel Mill Interview

There’s obviously something special about Shiraz Lane, a young band playing hard rock in the spirit of the 80s legends such as Skid Row, Guns’n’Roses and Hanoi Rocks. These five Finns in their early twenties have already taken huge steps during their short history: showcase gigs both in Toronto and Tokyo, as well as an appearance at the legendary Wacken Festival. Recently, the band inked a record deal with Frontiers Music, and released their debut album ‘For Crying Out Loud’. Steel Mill had an opportunity to have a chat with vocalist Hannes Kett just when the band was getting prepared for
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