F E A T U R E

Catching Up with Metal Traditionalists--Aftershok
3/9/2015 2:31:40 PM by Frank Hill






Pittsburgh traditionalists Aftershok have updated Maximum Metal on their new album and considering the gap of nearly ten years, will Aftershok still burn with that classic metal fire? Mihalovich explains the band's stability regardless of the changes. "Our third CD picks up where 'Burning Chrome' left off. As time goes on you continue to learn, evolve and better create what you want to hear, and hopefully this experience will be reflected in the final product."

Mihalovich is stoically profound on some of the differences and the impact it has on the band's sound in 2014. "Generally, this release continues to stay in the realm of melodic power metal, and I believe that there is a certain recognizable character and spirit that comes across in the music, regardless of some minor stylistic differences in the writing. There are common threads that connect all three discs, and fans of the first two should be able to find something to like in the upcoming one. Hopefully, this will be our strongest and most cohesive collection of songs to date."

Read Maximum Metal writer, Eric Compton's full interview with George here…[Full Interview Link]



<< back >>






RANDOM ACTS OF METAL
· Leng Tch'e· Lost Horizon
· Racer X· Loudness
· Opeth· Slipknot
· The Great Deceiver· Mondo Generator
· Solace· Overkill
· Nazareth· Ring of Fire
· Steel Attack· Advent
· Fozzy· Dr. Butcher
· Vyndykator· H.I.M.
· Brainstorm· Ion Vein
· Exawatt· Black Sabbath
· Iced Earth· Lanfear
· Malstrom· Guardians Of Time
· Eidolon· Thunderstone
· Body Count· Secret Sphere
· Soul Reaper· Dew Scented
· Dreamaker· TNA
· Drowning Pool· Scala Mercalli
· Babylon Mystery Orchestra· W.A.S.P.
· Graveland· Gamma Ray
· Feinstein· Ungodly
· Imp· Dark Age
· Jungle Rot· Arch Enemy
· Within Temptation· Acheron
· Mirror of Deception· Anger
· Rush· Milkweed
· Paradise Lost· Audiovision
· the missing:· Kaamos
· God Fear None· Axis Of Perdition
· Kinrick· Strapping Young Lad
· System Of A Down· Ivory Knight
· Biss· Groundcrew
· Raging Speedhorn· Testament
· Sentenced· Dark Funeral
· Taake· Nuse
· Supagroup· Dam
· Widow· Resurrecturis
· Morgana Lefay· Blitzkrieg
· Nuclear Assault· Illuminatus
· Eternal Reign· Penetrator
· Paths Of Possession· Ghost Machinery
· Balatonizer· Skullshifter
· Torture Killer· Vader
· Craft· Upwards of Endtime
· Scum· Tris Katone
· Vore· The Smashup
· Vreid· Dream Or Nightmare
· Hate Profile· Royal Hunt
· Skid Row· Shadows Within
· Vicious Rumors· I
· The Ruins of Beverast· Jeff Walker und Die Fluffers
· Abominant· Enochian Crescent
· Teeth of the Hydra· E-lane
· Panzerchrist· Demise
· Extium· Battered
· Warbringer· The Chronicles of Israfel
· Old Man's Child· Gotthard
· Hacride· Denial Fiend
· Randy Ellefson· Keep of Kalessin
· Mongrel· Glenn Hughes
· Gutted With Broken Glass· Trivium
· Souls Of We· Equilibrium
· Virgin Black· Medieval Steel
· Wolfgate· Suffocation