Vlog: Wizard World St. Louis 2016

Matt Albers Those that follow Damnation Magazine, particularly on social media, know that while we primarily focus on news related to all forms of loud rock music, we also branch out to pop culture. It’s no secret that there are parallels – especially among fans – between the music that we love and comics, gaming,…

Band Interview: Voivod

Matt Albers In the realm of music, but particularly rock and heavy metal, something described as “progressive” usually means that it is pushing the boundaries of modern sounds into new ground or horizons. Typically, this brings to mind thoughts and images of the future. One of the most influential bands to incorporate this technique within…

Video Interview: Nadja of Coal Chamber

It was a hot summer day. The neighborhood kids were running around outside as their parents were tossing back a few cold ones and barbecuing with friends. Meanwhile, just across the river in Sauget, IL, we at Damnation Magazine were getting ready to relive our childhoods at Pop’s Nightclub where Fear Factory and Coal Chamber…