Hear the co-founders of the band in this first time ever interview between Darkest Hour's Mike Schleibaum and Darkest Hour's John Henry. The duo talks about their humble beginnings, johns early influences, his development of his vocal technique, lyrical and sonic themes of the new album, and why they nickname him "the riff executioner!"
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Darkest Hour Guitarist and host Mike Schleibaum interviews former Darkest Hour Guitarist AND current Darkest Hour co-collaborator; Kris Norris. In this episode we travel back in time for some old darkest hour stories as well as some discussion about our new album and our collaboration with Kris. We also discuss working with Devin Townsend, Kris’s guitar idols, and our mutual love for all things guitar pro
In episode two Host Mike Schleibaum interviews fellow Darkest Hour guitarist and member of the DH family Michael "Lonestar" Carrigan. Lonestar has been with the band since 2009 and has been a co-creator and conspirator with us ever since. He has written and recorded 4 albums with the darkest hour, the 4th of course being our newest album Godless Prophets and the Migrant Flora. Mike interviews Lonestar on various topics such as his history with guitar, their top 10 guitarist influences, working with Kurt Ballou, how a Darkest Hour song is created, his thoughts on crowdfunding and our recent partnership with Southern Lord Records.
Host Mike Schleibaum interviews long time tour manager, lighting tech, merchandiser, and all around amazing road crew member, Tito Picon. He has been with the band for easily over a decade and since then we've accomplished a lot of "firsts" with him over the years. We are very happy to have him as our inaugural guest. In episode one we introduce you all to our US tour starting Feb 17, 2017 and all the bands who are coming along for the tour. We'll be jamming some tracks from Ringworm, Rotten Sound, Tombs, and Rivers of Nihil so make sure to crank it up and distort everything!