Max Cavalera Talks Songwriting, Recording In New Interview

 
Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy frontman Max Cavalera was recently interviewed by The Scream Queen; during the course of the conversation, he talks about the band's working methods in the studio, songwriting, and more. Says Max about maintaining a live energy in the studio, "It's tricky, but there's ways to do it. A lot of times, just get everybody pumped up, the whole band, and we write a kick ass song, everybody feels really killer.
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Video: Max Cavalera Interviewed In Toronto

 
Cavalera Conspiracy and Soulfly frontman Max Cavalera was interviewed by Chee Kam of PureGrainAudio when the band came through Toronto, Canada on tour, in support of their most recent album Blunt Force Trauma. He discusses his lyrical inspirations for the album, working with Agnostic Front leader Roger Miret on the song "Lynch Mob," and much more.
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11 Essential Roadrunner Titles On Sale On iTunes!

 
The iTunes Store is currently offering dozens of metal albums for only $7.99 each, and 11 Roadrunner titles, some classic and some brand-new, are among them. Here are the titles that are currently available for this low price: Cavalera Conspiracy, Blunt Force Trauma DragonForce, Ultra Beatdown Killswitch Engage, As Daylight Dies King Diamond, Abigail Machine Head, The Blackening Mercyful Fate, Don't Break the Oath Mercyful Fate, Melissa Opeth, Heritage Sepultura, Chaos A.D. Slipknot, Iowa (original version; click here to get the 10th Anniversary deluxe edition) Trivium, In Waves.
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Video: Interview With Max Cavalera

 
ExploreMusic recorded an interview with Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy frontman Max Cavalera when the band played Canada in early October. He talks in some depth about his affection for classic punk and hardcore, including the Ramones, Discharge, Bad Brains and many more.
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Video: Max & Iggor Cavalera Talk Soccer

 
Max and Iggor Cavalera of Cavalera Conspiracy were recently interviewed by Canadian sports website The Score. In the clip below, you can watch the brothers discuss their love of soccer (aka "futbol"), looking forward to the World Cup being held in Brazil in 2014, their hopes for the Brazilian national team, and more. Cavalera Conspiracy are on the road right now, promoting their second album, Blunt Force Trauma; visit our tour page to find a show near you!.
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Video: Cavalera Conspiracy's Iggor Cavalera Interviewed By Metallic Onslaught

 
Cavalera Conspiracy drummer Iggor Cavalera was interviewed by Rick Horton and Randy Smith of the Internet radio show Metallic Onslaught on Monday, October 18, when the band was performing in Syracuse, New York. The video is below. In the clip, Iggor talks about trying to convince his brother to incorporate some Nailbomb songs into the live set, the fans' response to the shows and the new album, and belittles the idea of anyone really wanting or needing a Sepultura reunion. Check it out: .
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Painter Franck De Las Mercedes Pays Tribute To Latinos In Metal

 
Nicaraguan-born, New York City-based artist Franck de las Mercedes has begun a new series of paintings under the heading "A Quiet Riot: Latinos Making Noise in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal." For decades, Latinos have been a vital part of the worldwide metal scene, including many who never make their cultural identity an explicit part of their musical persona (like, who knew Stryper's Oz Fox was Latino?) and many who do - like Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy leader Max Cavalera, pictured above. The whole series of paintings, to which more are being added day by day, can be seen at de las Mercedes' website. Here's one more: his portrait of current Ratt guitarist Carlos Cavazo: .
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Video: Interview With Max Cavalera

 
Cavalera Conspiracy and Soulfly leader Max Cavalera was interviewed by a guy calling himself "The Vampyr" from HeavyMetalBuzz.com on October 14, when Cavalera Conspiracy performed at the Palladium in Worcester, MA. In the clip, Max discusses what's up with Cavalera Conspiracy, as well as the next Soulfly CD, which will be out in 2012. Check out the video below: Cavalera Conspiracy's US tour continues through the beginning of next month; visit our tour page to find a show near you!.
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