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08.24.2012| By Richard Sandrok|
Fans of metal will know that recent circumstances involving Lamb Of God frontman Randy Blythe had led to the cancelation of their highly anticipated tour. It wasn’t just Lamb Of God that had people excited; the line-up was to include the live version of Dethklok, the animated band from Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse, and Gojira, one of the best up-and-coming metal bands in the world. I’m a bit opinionated when I say this, of course. They’re new Shure endorsers. Gojira are not exactly a new band. They originally formed in the mid-1990s under the name Godzilla, …
07.28.2010| By Richard Sandrok|
I ran down to the Bottom Lounge here in Chicago on Saturday night to interview Akron’s own and relatively new Shure endorsers, Heartless Bastards. They first caught my ear when they tore it up at Lollapalooza in 2009. I was on the side of the stage and really dug what I was seeing and hearing. It was enough that I felt compelled to introduce myself after the set and let them know that they were on our radar. Fast forward a few months and they were signed endorsers. On Saturday we chatted a bit on …