Tag Archives: Derek Boyer

Suffocation Bassist Comments On Mike Smith’s Departure

Posted by on March 27, 2012

Drummer Mike Smith had some less than kind words to say about his former bandmates in Suffocation. However, bassist Derek Boyer is making it clear that the band is taking the high road. When asked by Metal Discovery whether the band felt that Smith’s departure was (as he put it) “inevitable,” Boyer said the following: […]

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Members of Trivium, Suicide Silence, Suffocation Pick Their Favorite Metallica July Release

Posted by on July 28, 2011

Earlier this week, we pointed out that this week in history, Metallica released Kill ‘Em All (on July 25, 1983) and Ride the Lightning (on July 27, 1984). While at the Rockstar Energy Mayhem fest yesterday, we ran into a few musicians and asked them which of the two albums they preferred. Matt Heafy, Trivium: Ride the Lightning […]

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