Steven St. James (Rough Cutt, Sarge, Kagny and the Dirty Rats) Interview

Steven St. James has a soulful singing voice that has taken him from Motown’s Hard Rock band Kagny and the Dirty Rats with a pre-BulletBoys Marq Torien, to the band Sarge where he cowrote some of what would become Rough Cutt’s hits with guitarist Chris Hager, to, finally, just in the last couple of years, reuniting with Hager and fronting Rough Cutt itself with a revitalized lineup. His voice brings back to Hard Rock a soulfulness, a vulnerability, but also a street corner toughness, that’s lacking from many bands these days. Read Now

Ray West (Spread Eagle, Weapons of Anew) Interview

Spread Eagle is the sound of New York Street Metal. Their 1990 debut album is one of the best Glam Metal debuts of all time, right up with Guns N’ Roses, Motley Crue, and Skid Row. Their 2019 comeback record is equally celebrated. Pariah had a great conversation with original and still Spread Eagle frontman Ray West about the band, their music, and so much more. Read Now

Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio, Last in Line, Resurrection Kings) Interview

Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio, Last in Line, Resurrection Kings) is one of the biggest Metal drummers and songwriters in the world. Watch as he talks to Pariah Burke about his surprising opinions on the latest record he recorded with Resurrection Kings, who he thinks is “either deaf or [doesn’t] know how to mix,” his advice to younger musicians, and the upcoming third Last in Line album. Read Now

Reality Suite (Kimmii, Brian, Joe, and Antonio) Interview

Pariah Burke hung out with the band Reality Suite, a four-piece New Jersey Hard Rock band making waves far beyond the Garden State. In between a lot of laughing, they chatted about Reality Suite’s latest album, the heart wrenching story behind one of their best songs, where their inspirations come from, duking it out over who got to write “Kiss the Ring,” what’s next for the band, and more. Read Now

Robin McAuley (McAuley Schenker Group, Black Swan, Raiding the Rock Vault) Interview

Pariah Burke recently spoke with Robin McAuley (McAuley-Schenker Group, Black Swan, Survivor, Raiding the Rock Vault) about Raiding the Rock Vault, the status of the second Black Swan album Reb Beach had recently told Pariah was being written, Robin’s advice to new singers, Robin’s brand new solo album, Standing on the Edge–his first in more than 20 years–and more! Read Now