Cincinnati’s Maurice Mattei
wouldn’t refuse a taste of success. Given the opportunity, I think he
would gladly allow one of his brilliant story songs to be used in an
appropriate manner in a decent film for a respectable payday.
Salvador Dali once mused, “There is only one difference between a madman and me. I am not mad.” Hunter Hunt-Hendrix, vocalist, guitarist
and lunatic genius at the helm of Liturgy, can certainly relate to that
I have two enduring memories of singer
Erika Wennerstrom and Heartless Bastards. The first unfolded in 2005
when I experienced the band’s live power for the first time at Austin,
Texas’ South by Southwest festival.