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The You Rock Foundation – Otep Shamaya of Otep

Otep Shamaya, front-woman of Otep, speaks to The You Rock Foundation about how music gave her a purpose that pulled her out of the dark times in her life and how her art acts as a match that lights the metaphoric fuel inside Otep’s fans. Interview conducted by Tim “No 37” Martinez | Videography by Laura DeSantis-Olsson | Edited by Laura DeSantis-Olsson | Music by John Penola

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Metalsucks Podcast – #247 – Otep Shamaya

Otep Shamaya returns to the podcast this week. We discuss her upcoming record Kult 45, the intent behind its lead single “To The Gallows” and a whole lot of politics: how important it is not to accept lies from our leaders, how to argue politics with people who have a different viewpoint, when name calling is acceptable and when it’s not, how important it is to stand up and fight against injustice, the good in humanity and coming together, and the political landscape of the future. Petar, Brandon and Jozalyn…

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No Control Radio – Radio Replay 3/10/17

SXSW officially began today and so did the metal shows. There is at least some type of metal every single day of the conference, but like I said before, alittle light compared to years past, but what we have in town is totally worthy of your attention. If not the local bands, there are plenty of out of town acts dotting the list for the next week. I feature plenty of bands that are in town this week, Ringworm, Rivers of Nihil, Darkest Hour, Thou, Iron Reagan, Power Trip, Mastodon,…

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Cranked Up Live – 9-2-16 Show

This week, Brad & Curtis discuss Go Topless Day (but don’t look or you’re sexist), forget making America great again just try to make it America again, and does your dog know what you’re saying? New music from Rev Theory, Volbeat, I Prevail, In Flames, Otep and more. In the Psycho Picks: We Gave It Hell, Daybreak Embrace, and Vicegrip. Plus the Cranked Up Five and tons of laughs. Turn it up to 11 and let’s rock…It’s time for Cranked Up Live!!!

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Tattoo.com – Otep Tattoo Interview

A couple months ago, I ran into Otep Shamaya at a juice bar in L.A. I took that opportunity to chat with her and see if she’d like to do an interview for Tattoo.com. She agreed. A few weeks later, I was sitting next to her on a couch in her dressing room at the Whisky A Go Go asking her questions about her life, her music, and her tattoos. Keep reading to find out more about this fascinating, powerful woman who’s been sending shock waves through metal scene since…

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Tattoo.com – Otep Tattoo Interview Part 2

A couple months ago, I ran into Otep Shamaya at a juice bar in L.A. I took that opportunity to chat with her and see if she’d like to do an interview for Tattoo.com. She agreed. A few weeks later, I was sitting next to her on a couch in her dressing room at the Whisky A Go Go asking her questions about her life, her music, and her tattoos. Keep reading to find out more about this fascinating, powerful woman who’s been sending shock waves through metal scene since…

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Heavy Pod Is Heavy Is Heavy Cast – Episode 27 – That Swedish Band With The Dude Named Mikael

Guess which one we’re talking about! This week we talk about a bunch of new music as usual. Also Tidal news! Kanye and Tidal are getting sued for misleading marketing. More importantly, we have new music or teasers from Gojira, Mephistopheles, The Fall of Troy, Black Crown Initiate, Vektor, Winds of Plague, Gates, Gone is Gone, If These Trees Could Talk, Otep (Lorde cover, trap song), The Schoenberg Automaton, 65daysofstatic and Eths. Also, Emmure is Glass Cloud now. Yeah. Then we do our balls deep on Opeth. Oops! I spoiled it!…

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National Rock Review – An Interview with Otep Shamaya

Right before a new tour starts is a time of plans and excitement. And this tour is one of the most anticipated of the spring. Otep Shamaya is one of the biggest names in the male-dominated world of heavy metal music. Not only is she getting ready to go out on on the road with Lacey Sturm, Doll Skin, September Mourning, and Through Fire on theGeneration Doom Tour, her latest album, Generation Doom, will also be out on April 15, 2016, on Napalm Records. Click on the link below to…

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Metal Wani – OTEP SHAMAYA on ‘Generation Doom’, Inspiration & Personal Struggle

Metal Wani’s Editor In Chief Owais ‘Vitek’ Nabi had a chat with OTEP’s founding member Shamaya. She discusses upcoming studio album ‘Generation Doom’, songwriting, musical direction, fan response to new singles, inspiration and motivation behind the album. Shamaya also talks about the personal struggle since the release of ‘Hydra’, personal lyrics on ‘Generation Doom’ & how she overcame them. In this Part, SHAMAYA discusses her vocals and how she balances the softer parts and her screams. Shamaya also throws light on Ladies in Heavy Metal, Butcher Babies singers, respect for…

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No Control Radio – NO CONTROL Radio Replay 4/1/16

I don’t care about April Fool’s Day, we didn’t get all weird and try to trick you into thinking we went country or anything, we just played the metal…that’s whay I’m here to bring you the best new tunes mixed with your requests and hopefully mission acomplished! New stuff from Babymetal, Skeletonwitch, Otep, Katatonia, Sylosis, Primitive Weapons, Amon Amarth, Wormed, Deftones and classics from Iron Maiden, Slipknot, Sepultura, Slayer, Metallica and more!Metal News: Ed Force one in model form, 5FDP Cancel tour, Motorhead slot machine. [embedded content]

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No Control Radio – Replay 3/25/16

I have been blasting metal on NO CONTROL Radio for 11 years this week, thank you to all of you who listen to my little corner of radio gold! We made the list of Best Radio Shows in the Chronicle Music Awards, and I couldn’t have done any of this stuff if not for you all chiming in each week, going to shows and cheering me on! [embedded content]

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Metalsucks Podcast – #139: Otep Shamaya

Otep Shamaya, known for her outspoken and honest nature, brings it to the podcast this week. We talk about her new record Generation Doom and how it almost didn’t happen, how her history informs her present, how the music industry almost ruined her passion for music, her work as a voiceover artist and what it feels like to have regained the passion for her art. We could only fit in part of our lengthy interview, but we talked at length about politics and the state of the union. The full interview, including…

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