In conversation with J.R. Hayes

The following are excerpts of tangents that J.R. went on from the latest “Musical Darwinism” session, 2014. Death metal vs. grindcore Explaining the difference between grindcore and death metal to Continue reading In conversation with J.R. Hayes

Musical Darwinism with J.R. Hayes

In the latest edition of this column, we went “in the listening room” with J.R. from Pig Destroyer and played him some records. Here are excerpts from his first impressions Continue reading Musical Darwinism with J.R. Hayes

In conversation: Antigama, Evil Army, Sex Prisoner

While reviewing a pile of grindcore CDs in the last installment of his “Musical Darwinism” column, J.R. Hayes took us to school on three more bands he’s totally into: Antigama Continue reading In conversation: Antigama, Evil Army, Sex Prisoner

Musical Darwinism with J.R. Hayes

In this second “grindcore edition” of the column, J.R. from Pig Destroyer brought over a stack of CDs from his collection and talked about them. Hummingbird of Death Show Us Continue reading Musical Darwinism with J.R. Hayes