Gareth Murdock – Alestorm (audio interview)

We spoke to Gareth Murdock, the bass player of Alestorm who describe themselves as,

“….a drunken band of pirates on an epic quest to drink your beer, steal your rum, and be the greatest damn band that ever did sail the seven seas!”

The band is currently in New Zealand but kick off the Australian leg of their tour this Tuesday night, 24th November in Perth before causing more mayhem in Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne.

Check out our interview below on all things Alestorm, including pirates, fun times and what is ahead for fans on this tour!


ALESTORM‘S PIRATEFEST with ALESTORM & Lagerstein performing at:
Nov 20th – Valhalla, Wellington 18+, w/ Fallen Order
Nov 21st – Whammy Bar, Auckland 18+, w/Stormforge
Nov 24th – Amplifier Bar, Perth 18+, w/Troldhaugen
Nov 26th – Max Watts, Brisbane 18+, w/Troldhaugen
Nov 27th – Fowler’s, Adelaide All Ages, w/Troldhaugen & Captain Hellfire and The Wretched Brethren***
Nov 28th – Manning Bar, Sydney 18+, w/Troldhaugen
Nov 29th – 170 Russell, Melbourne 18+, w/Troldhaugen

***Lagerstein not performing

ALL AUSTRALIAN SHOWS – – paypal only
WELLINGTON – / Slow Boat Records / RPM
AUCKLAND – / Real Groovy

Hold on to your butts revellers, ALESTORM’S PIRATEFEST, it’s about to get drunk!

Interview conducted by Prarthana Venunathan (@MetalMaami)


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