Happy Birthday Lithium Magazine!

Happy Birthday Lithium Magazine!

By Mike Bax

June 16th 2011 marks our first anniversary. That’s right readers; it’s our birthday, and what a wild ride it’s been so far!  Lots of surprises, plenty of highlights and fun, and a mass amount of growth - it’s all been a part of our first year on the web as Lithium Magazine.

The past...

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An Interview Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth - June 13th, 2011

By Mike Bax

Talking from the boardroom at Roadrunner Records in New York, Mikael Åkerfeldt had just walked out of a photo shoot after having some press pictures taken to be used around the release of Opeth’s tenth album Heritage, due this fall.

Having just played the Bonnaroo Music festival and now getting ready to embark on a summer of worldwide...

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An Interview with Adam Franklin - Swervedriver - June 9th, 2011

By Mike Bax

There’s nothing quite like music by Swervedriver. Mixing intricate guitar work with often somber swirls of drums and vocals, Swervedriver remains an influence on numerous Indie bands coming onto the music scene today.

Swervedriver burst onto the UK music scene via boutique label Creation in the early 1990’s, amidst bands like Slowdive,...

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