Posts by Ville Krannila

Venom Inc.- A Steel Mill Interview

The original members and originators of black metal, guitarist Mantas (Jeff Dunn) and drummer Abbadon (Tony Bray) continue to strive on with their Venom Inc. also including another veteran Venom-member Demolition Man (Tony Dolan). While Venom is still out there led by Cronos, Venom Inc. says there is no dispute and there is room for more than one Venom playing the classic stuff. Heather Williams chatted with the band on their origins, influences, Venom’s colourful history and what the future holds for the band. http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Interviews/venom-inc-interview
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Nigel Glockler – A Steel Mill Interview

Saxon’s long-standing drummer Nigel Glockler is a man with not only plenty of musical experience, having rocked the world with his group for 35 years stepping briefly out of the band on two occasions and re-joining some years ago. Aside from Saxon, the drummer has worked with numerous musicians and projects throughout his career. He has also come back from a life-threatening ruptured brain aneurysm just couple of years back. Heather Williams asked the questions, and Nigel gave some interesting and detailed answers on his health, career and future. Nigel Glockler (Saxon) – Steel Mill Interview  
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Sweden Rock Festival 2016 Steel Mill report

The 25th Sweden Rock Festival was held at sunny Solvesborg in the southern part of Sweden in June. This year there were five stages and 82 bands playing throughout four-day festival. The second biggest stage was also renamed as Lemmy Stage to honour the late Motörhead-frontman and videoclips of the great man were played on screens during the weekend. Read Steel Mill’s report on the festival! http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Concert%20reviews/sweden-rock-festival-solvesborg-8-11-6-2016/
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On A Highway To Hell – Bon Scott 70 Years

AC/DC-legend Bon Scott would have turned 70 this July. His legacy however lives on, not least in the songs still played in concerts today for millions of fans. Here’s a look at man who started it all: Bon Scott, the mischievous and wild vocalist. http://kkdowning.net/steelmill/Other%20Special%20Reports/highway-hell-bon-scott-70-years/
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The Fuel Of The Furnace focus on the 30th anniversary of “Turbo” and “Reckless”

As we celebrate the 30th anniversary of “Turbo”, take a look at The Fuel Of The Furnace focusing on album’s closing track “Reckless.” Check out in depth article on the song, “Turbo” and its legacy with K.K.’s comments included.  What is your opinion on “Reckless”? Do you think its inclusion on Top Gun would have brought Priest and the album even more success? The Fuel Of The Furnace – Reckless
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The Fuel Of The Furnace focus on the 40th anniversary of “Tyrant”

Celebrations of the 40th anniversary of “Sad Wings Of Destiny” continue with The Fuel Of The Furnace focusing on the classic track “Tyrant.” Check out in depth article on the song, “Sad Wings Of Destiny” and its legacy. How do you view “Tyrant” now 40 years after its initial release? The Fuel Of The Furnace – Tyrant
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