New Interview with Christian Muenzner of Obscura, Spawn of Possession, Necrophagist, and Alkaloid
1/29/2016 5:25:47 PM by Frank Hill

Christian Muenzner, much beloved and respected by peers and fans alike, assumes a modest, gentle presence. Searing and shredding effortlessly through various studio appearances and bands like Obscura, Spawn of Possession, Necrophagist, and latest success, Alkaloid, over the past 15 years has made him a celebrated giant, even among other giants.

This has been made especially apparent over very recent weeks when he announced his third solo project, "The Fire Within" with his new-ish solo band, Eternity's End. With Alkaloid mates, Hannes Grossmann and Linus Klausenitzer, as well as Ian Parry and Jimmy Pitts, Muenzner started a crowdsourcing campaign on Indiegogo to recoup the heavy independent costs. Within 10 days, the goal has reached nearly 60 percent, with most of the backers vying for a signed copy of the CD and the tablature book of his previous project, "Beyond the Wall of Sleep."

Muenzner's passion for his craft is only fueled with greater fervor and continues to be a light of inspiration. Christian was nice enough to speak with Maximum Metal about his various projects, the impoverished industry, music theory, and the focal dystonia that affects his playing. Read T. Ray Verteramo's full interview here…[Full Interview Link]

<< back >>

· Demons and Wizards· HammerFall
· The Great Deceiver· Grave
· Karaboudjan· Poisonblack
· Grave Digger· Regurgitate
· Goatwhore· Machine Head
· Kataklysm· Skullview
· Godflesh· Advent
· Crematorium· Firewind
· Valley's Eve· Agony Divine
· Catch 22· The Graveyard Boulevard
· Curriculum Mortis· Steel Preacher
· Sludge!· Beautiful Creatures
· Savatage· Windseeker
· Hypocrisy· Pharaoh
· Edguy· Defiled
· Project: Failing Flesh· Secret Sphere
· Drowning Pool· Devil To Pay
· Exodus· Cans
· Highlord· U.D.O.
· Devil In The Kitchen· Insomnium
· Vox Tempus· Shadows Fall
· Medusa· Polterchrist
· Slowlife· House of Shakira
· Dark Ruin· Mine
· The Project Hate· Silent Force
· Overlorde· The 7 Method
· Triumph· Scenteria
· Motley Crue· Cradle To Grave
· Emerald Sun· The Apocalyptic Riders
· Soilwork· Soulscar
· Carina Alfie· Angtoria
· Chuck Schuldiner· Crimson Moonlight
· Meshuggah· Drunkard
· Holy Moses· Strapping Young Lad
· Raging Speedhorn· Astarte
· Leaves Eyes· Wetwork
· Sheavy· The Scourger
· Redemption· Orphaned Land
· Russell Allen· Armored Saint
· Bolt Thrower· Dechrist
· Wolfmother· Midnight Idols
· Detonation· Sodom
· Wolves in the Throne Room· The Berzerker
· The Furor· Abysmal Dawn
· Cult of Luna· Bloodbound
· Destruction· War Within
· Paul Bonrud· Skid Row
· Abominant· Biolich
· Lesbian Bed Death· Demise
· Blood Tsunami· Lord Belial
· Old Man's Child· Textures
· Pentacle· Rob Zombie
· Ulcerate· Shining Star
· Ride The Sky· Aetherius Obscuritas
· Pop Evil· Straight Line Stitch
· Vulture Industries· Embalming Theatre
· Celestia· Place Of Skulls
· Papa Roach· Faded Hope
· Winterfylleth· Mustasch
· Sotajumala· Uli Jon Roth