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Winger interview at Download 2014

I spoke to Kip Winger in the press area at Download 2014 to talk about the band’s music and touring plans.  Hear what he had to say using the player below…              

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Anathema interview at Download 2014

I spoke to Danny and Lee from Anathema at Download shortly before they headed over to perform on the Jaegermeister acoustic stage.  Hear what they had to say using the player below…        

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The Bosshoss interview at Download 2014

I spoke to German Cowboy rock band The Bosshoss at Download shortly after they’d played a great set on the Zippo encore stage.  Hear what they had to say using the player below…              

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Dave Rude, Tesla interview at Download 2014

I spoke to Dave Rude, guitarist with Tesla at this years Download festival to talk about their Download appearance, their new album (Simplicity) and their tour plans.  Hear what he had to say using the player below…                

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Jill Janus, Huntress interview at Download 2014

I spoke with Huntress singer Jill Janus at Download 2014 to talk about album plans, touring plans and we also ended up discussing her dogs (all rescued) and how she believes people should always adopt rescued pets rather than buying from breeders. Listen to what she had to say using …

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Download Festival 2014 – Sunday 15th June 2014

And so, the final day of Download 2014. And this time it’s overcast. The rain has not been hard but it’s definitely a lot cloudier than before – a welcome relief for many of the punters. Elliott and Ant give their opinions on this final day. For me the day …

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Download Festival 2014 – Saturday 14th June 2014

Elliot and Ant give their opinions of the second day at this years Download festival.. The first band of the day for me was South Wales rockers The Dirty Youth [8] who put in a great set.  Singer Danni Monroe was sporting a natural hair colour for the first time …

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Download Festival 2014 – Aerosmith

Avenged Sevenfold brought the pyros. Linkin Park brought the classic album. And Aerosmith? They brought the film crew for a live recording that will hopefully surface as a live DVD in the near future. One thing is certain though – they filmed on the right night. Starting off with a …

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Download Festival 2014 – Linkin Park

The guy next to me is crying – the tears are falling thick and fast down his face as he takes in what is happening on stage. No, it’s not due to frontman Mike Shinoda sporting a red wig as a tongue-in-cheek reference to his hair from the ‘One Step …

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Download Festival 2014 – Avenged Sevenfold

When My Chemical Romance headlined Download in 2007, they were bottled heavily. Avenged Sevenfold gained just as much, if not more, criticism for being given the chance to top the bill this year despite the obvious facts of a sold out UK arena tour and a #1 album on both …

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Download Festival 2014 – Friday 13th June 2014

Back in full swing for it’s twelfth year, Download Festival once again brought people from across the world to Donington Park in Derbyshire for a weekend of brilliant live music that even the weather couldn’t spoil (more about that later!). And the bands themselves? Well, read on to see what Elliott …

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Download Festival 2014 – Interview with Crazy Town

My final interview of Download 2014 was with Epic and Seth from Crazy Town. I was incredibly tired from the weekend but, thanks to the guys being wicked, I was still able to have a great chat with them about reforming, their performance and what’s next for them.

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