#137: Amon Amarth’s Johan Hegg
This week’s guest on the podcast is Johan Hegg of the mighty Amon Amarth! Listen in as we discuss why he the band’s new album, Jomsviking, may quite possibly be the band’s finest work to date, the story behind the band’s first concept record, the cause of their first line-up change in twenty years, and their decision not to hire a new permanent drummer.
Plus: Eyal Levi is back again for another installment of One Minute to Midnight! Two unsigned bands have their material examined by one of the finest producers in metal today, who offers up tips to help them continue to grow their careers. On this episode, Sweet Little Machine and Plagued by Humanity face the chopping block, and… well, let’s just say they have some work ahead of them.
Amon Amarth – “First Kill”
Textures – “New Horizons”