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The Ex Man With Doc Coyle – Ep. 55 – Steve Smyth (One Machine, ex-Forbidden, ex-Nevermore, ex-Testament, ex-Vicious Rumors)

Doc talks with prolific guitar player, Steve Smyth, about what makes the bay area such a gold mine for talented metal musicians, how he got his professional start with Vicious Rumors, getting his big break as a touring guitarist with Testament for 5 years, playing with Eric Peterson’s black metal side-project, Dragonlord, the ups and downs of joining Nevermore and to contributing to the classic This Godless Endeavor album, working with Forbidden on Omega Wave, and launching his own band, One Machine. This episode features the song “The Body Snatchers”…

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Chaotic Riffs – Interview with EX Vicious Rumors Bassist David Starr

In this exclusive interview w/Chaotic Riffs Magazine Ex Vicious Rumors Bassist: David K. Starr looks back on Digital Dictator on the 30th anniversary of Vicious Rumors landmark album. Dave shares with us his memories from that time in his life, looks back to 30 years ago when the album was first released and why he feels this album has stood the test of time, talk about how he had a major role in helping to get together the lineup that played on The Digital Dictator album. Dave also discusses a…

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Joel Gausten – Living the Heavy Metal Dream: Geoff Thorpe Talks Vicious Rumors

Here is a sample of the interview conducted by Joel. This is your first studio album with Nick on vocals. What makes him the best frontman for Vicious Rumors circa 2016? He’s just a natural talent; he’s got an incredible range. We need a certain kind of voice for Vicious Rumors – a guy who can sing low, a guy who can sing high, a guy who can sing aggressively, a guy who can be melodic. It’s a very difficult job to be the singer in Vicious Rumors. We need…

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The Right To Rock – Episode 197 – Grub

Genghis & Ragman do their out-and-about thing where they sample a little local food why they chew the fat about all things heavy metal – in this case, the summer touring season comes to a close with tales to tell. So join the lads and pop open a Mexican Coke for a little lunchtime chattage. Next, the boys talk with Cormac Neeson of The Answer, who speaks about the Irish band’s rise to success, including touring with AC/DC on their Black Ice tour. These guys got the goods, ya hear?…

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BraveWords – Chuck Billy Of Testament

BraveWords caught up legendary Testament singer Chuck Billy at this year’s Heavy Montréal, which was held from August 7th through 9th at Parc Jean-Drapeau. Fans of the Bay Area thrash titans witnessed a very unique set from the band as their lineup featured Tilen Hudrap from Vicious Rumors on bass and Alex Bent from Battlecross on drums!

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