We caught up with P.O.D (Payable On Death) guitarist, Marcos Curiel ahead of the San Diegan nu metal quartet’s appearance at Download Festival 2013. It might even be their first appearance, but Marcos doesn’t even know that. Who said all festivals look the same? Anyway, we mainly talk to him about football. Because we can.
November 3rd, 2009
Defecate! Suffocate! Mutilate! Masturbate!
13 November 2009
by Hugh Platt
What? What? Is it “Crap Fucking Album” week or something? Are people starting to take the piss because it’s getting towards the end of the year or something? That’s got to be the reason why I’ve been given Bakteria‘s album’s worth of puerile dick-joke thrash to review.
June 30th, 2009
We can’t remember who recommended Arizona death-thrashers Rising Pain to us, but whoever did – we owe them a beer. We challenged guitarist Ricky Racines to step up to our Future Hits interrogation…
From: Arizona, USA
Sounds like: old-skool Machine Head, Misery Index, the crunch of breaking bones
Thrash Hits verdict: Arizona has thrown up some badass metal in the last few years. While bands like Job For A Cowboy are the face of the movement, it’s bands like Rising Pain that make up the real bones and the blood of the scene. They’re also pretty useful to have on hand if you fancy taking a trip down Mexico-way…
April 29th, 2009
We’re so bloody topical here at Thrash Hits that we’re wearing a soggy mask over our mouth and we said, “HELL NO!” to the offer of a second bacon sandwich at breakfast. It looked a bit pig flu-ey.