Trevor Strnad, vocalist with mighty, Michigan death metalcore heavyweights, The Black Dahlia Murder talks about his hernia, that kid who punched him and his band’s wonderfully-titled new album. Kids, eh?!
What was your highlight of 2008?
Headlining the Summer Slaughter tour.
What’s the worst thing that happened to you in 2008?
I had a hernia operation. It fucking hurt.
Who in 2008 deserves a good kicking?
The kid that punched me in the face at Carcass.
Who had the best comeback: Metallica, AC/DC, or Guns N’ Roses?
G’n’R is last but no one is in first.
What are you most looking forward to in 2009?
Hopefully, the new Morbid Angel album. Also, we’ll be releasing our fourth album, Maryland Deathfest.
What band should everyone find out about in 2009?
What do you want for Christmas?
Who do you want to get under the mistletoe?
Where will you be on New Year’s Eve?
Probably out on the town with my girlfriend, Kelly.
The Black Dahlia Murder are currently touring their arses off. They’ll be in the UK in February.