Friday, February 19, 2010

Six Questions With Alex Hughes

Alex Hughes is the other half of the Iron Age guitar axis. Texas native and natural born shredder. He also may or may not be involved in eardrum shattering phenomena such as Hatred Surge and Insect Warfare. Some other random fun facts: He once moshed during an entire Das Oath live set. Also, he once made the rest of Iron Age, who were already on stage, wait for 20 minutes because he was walking a dog. Uncle Al...

What was the last record you bought?

Corrupted - "Paso Inferior".

If you could travel back in time and roadie on any tour that ever happened, what tour would that be?

The UK Earache Grind Crusher tour BOLT THROWER, CARCASS, MORBID ANGEL & NAPALM DEATH. Doesn't really get more brutal.

If you could erase one album from the history of music, which one would that be and why?

Gorilla Biscuits - "Start Today" (yuck)

What is your favorite record that never was? Meaning it never got fully written, recorded or released at all but it would have been awesome if it had been...

Obviously the Manpig 10".

What are your musical predictions for 2010?

Business as usual. Hopefully more metal and less messageboard bullshit.

Favorite Some Kind Of Monster quote?

Not a quote but the part where they show the different title ideas for St. Anger....SATANIC CUCKOO CLOCK