As I Lay Dying

Interview – Grayson Hurd of Lightworker

Let’s just be blunt here: If you haven’t heard the name Lightworker, then you haven’t been paying attention to Cryptic Rock magazine. First spotlighted in August 2017 when the young Metal band had just delivered their debut EP Resilience, they are now celebrating the release ... Read More

Interview – Vicky Psarakis of The Agonist

Fifteen years into their career of brutal, dynamic Metal, Canadian-born band The Agonist has undergone some staggering change. Their exploration through countless  aspects of all things heavy is marked through their career, beginning with 2007’s Once Only Imagined, carrying over to their release of four ... Read More

Wovenwar – Wovenwar (Album Review)

Beginning a new musical endeavor, San Diego, California’s As I Lay Dying members Josh Gilbert (bass/vocals), Phil Sgrosso (guitar), Nike Hipa, and Jordan Mancino (drums) join forces with Oh, Sleeper’s Shane Blay (vocals/guitar) to form Wovenwar in early 2013.  After the unforeseen stress of As ... Read More