"Youth & Maturity": Interview with MAX PORTNOY of Prog Metal NEXT TO NONE
11/13/2015 3:58:42 PM by Frank Hill

The Oxford English Dictionary defines prodigy as "A person, especially a young one, endowed with exceptional qualities or abilities." If Next to None doesn't fit that bill to a T, I don't know another band out there that would. A four piece outfit based out of Pennsylvania, no band member is over the age of 18 and yet their sound is incredibly mature and well-thought out for such a group of young gentlemen. Featuring an influence that blends progressive metal, Slipknot, Lamb of God and elements of metalcore, "A Light In The Dark" is an incredible debut from a band that will have people's jaws dropping in astonishment at the musicality and the atmosphere captured on the album. I recently talked with Max Portnoy, drummer from Next to None about the band, the album, touring and a few other topics. I found Max to be incredibly down to earth, very friendly and honest.

Read Greg Watson's full interview here…[Full Interview Link]

<< back >>

· Into Eternity· The Haunted
· Grave· Cradle of Filth
· Gun Barrel· Iron Maiden
· Vyndykator· The Chainsaw
· Circle of Nero· Tungsten
· Agony Divine· Wycked Synn
· Victory· Assrockers
· Rob Rock· Edguy
· Wicked Sensation· Brides of Destruction
· Iron Savior· Soul Reaper
· Doro· TNA
· Silver Mountain· Cryonic Temple
· Gothic Knights· Jag Panzer
· Leash Law· Metalium
· Highlord· Fabrizio Bonanno
· Schenker/ Pattison Summit· Destructor
· Acrid· Goatsnake
· Imp· Dio
· Tearabyte· Incantation
· Cryme· Feared Creation
· Kinetic· Crowbar
· Audiovision· The Apocalyptic Riders
· Miles Beyond· Quiet Riot
· Yyrkoon· Tarot
· Soulscar· Angtoria
· Mystic Prophecy· Samael
· Soul SirkUS· Holy Moses
· Burden Of Grief· Slumber
· Nightrage· Hatesphere
· Naglfar· Amorphis
· God Among Insects· Dynamic Lights
· Voyager· Nuse
· Slik Helvetika· Leaves Eyes
· Frameless Scar· Clutch
· Iron Maidens· Loits
· Black Majesty· Orphaned Land
· Monster Magnet· Dirty Americans
· ASG· Bolt Thrower
· Forever Slave· Damnation
· Asrai· Skullshifter
· Sinocence· Detonation
· Vader· End of Level Boss
· Craft· Second Shadow
· Tandjent· Cannibal Corpse
· Fields Of The Nephilim· Tris Katone
· Leviathan/Sapthuran· Valhalla
· Bal-Sagoth· Dream Or Nightmare
· Hirax· The Strongest Proof
· Apiary· Theater of Tragedy
· Suzukiton· Bloodbound
· Paul Bonrud· Psycroptic
· Sahg· From the Grave
· Burialmound· Teeth of the Hydra
· Phazm· Warmachine
· Melechesh· Hardcore Superstar
· Southern Gentleman· Nagelfar
· Almah· Textures
· Five Finger Death Punch· Tears
· Aborted· Blut Aus Nord
· The Wonderfools· Sworn Enemy
· Pathosray· I Shalt Become
· Last Stone Cast· Medieval Steel
· Crown The Lost· DC4