Throughout this conversation, James McIlroy delves into his tenure with Cradle of Filth from 2004 to 2012, including his entry into the band alongside Paul Allender. He provides insights into the band’s dynamic, constantly changing lineup and the challenges he encountered during his time with the group. James also reflects on his contributions to Cradle of Filth and offers his perspective on the factors contributing to the band’s frequent member changes.
Furthermore, James discusses his musical venture, Summon the Wolves, and the delicate balance he maintains between his day job, family life, and musical commitments.
This interview offers an unvarnished exploration of James McIlroy’s experiences within Cradle of Filth, shedding light on the inner workings of one of metal’s most intricate and continually evolving bands.
Check out James’ new project, Summon the Wolves!