There may be no harder working band in metal today than God Forbid. Over the years, they have toured relentlessly with the likes of Slipknot, Machine Head, Fear Factory, Shadows Fall, Lamb of God and on Ozzfest 2004. In 2006, they already have shared the stage with the reunited Anthrax, Children of Bodom, Trivium, Arch Enemy and Chimaira, with a tour supporting Ill Nino on the horizon. The countless shows honing their craft have paid off with their latest release, 2005’s IV: Constitution of Treason, a concept album detailing a political nightmare in the not-too-distant future.
Greg Maki and Jeff Maki of Live-Metal.net caught up with vocalist Byron Davis prior to a show with Arch Enemy and Chimaira at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., to discuss the album, the band’s nonstop touring and more. (more…)