That Was Then/This Is Yesterday

Interview: Aaron Turner of Isis (2003)

Posted in Interviews by wwyork on September 25, 2014

For the time being, this blog is serving as an archive for a bunch of old interviews from the early-to-mid 2000s. However, it’s always nice to have a tie-in to current events, which a recent ABC News article offers in this case:

The name of the militant Islamic group ISIS is probably one of the most reviled names in the country at the moment. It is also the name of a defunct post-metal rock band with the same name that is getting “off color comments” on its Facebook page.

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“It is an unfortunate situation and of course a few less than enlightened people are not seeing the distinction between an inactive band of musicians and a band of terrorists involved in current world affairs,” a representative from Ipecac, the band’s label, told ABC News.

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