Track Premiere: Contrarian “The Philosopher” (feat. Joseph Michael) (Death)
December 13, 2021 Chris Dick
Members of Contrarian, Witherfall/Sanctuary, and Flotsam and Jetsam deliver as masterclass in this cover of Death’s “The Philosopher.”
Joseph Michael (Witherfall, Sanctuary) Lists Top 5 Albums That Influenced His Vocals
July 29, 2019 Chris Dick
Heavy metal vocalist Joseph Michael (Witherfall, Sanctuary) lists his Top 5 albums that influenced his singing ability and style.
Q&A: Lenny Rutledge Soldiers Sanctuary Onward
December 17, 2018 Chris Dick
Sanctuary guitarist Lenny Rutledge pledges to continue band after death of singer Warrel Dane.
Interview: Witherfall on ‘Nocturnes & Requiems,’ 70,000 Tons of Metal and Warrel Dane Tribute
February 19, 2018 Emily Bellino
Witherfall discuss Nocturnes & Requiems, the passing of late drummer Adam Sagan and the next step for the band.
Video Premiere: Witherfall – ‘Portrait’
February 1, 2018 Albert Mudrian
LA prog/power metal heroes release a new video from the opening track off Nocturnes and Requiems.
R.I.P. Warrel Dane (1961-2017) (Sanctuary & Nevermore)
December 13, 2017 Chris Dick
Decibel would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and acquaintances of Sanctuary and Nevermore vocalist Warrel Dane, who passed away today, December 13, in São Paulo, Brazil after suffering from a heart attack.
The Lazarus Pit: Sanctuary’s Into the Mirror Black
January 20, 2012 Jeff Treppel
Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for. I wasn’t sure if this week’s entrant was…