Australian tour

Opeth @ The Palace (Melbourne), 25 Nov 2009

A resplendent night of awe-inspiring metal and music from the genre's flagship group.

Walking up to the Palace Theatre, the line extended up the street and around the corner. Melbourne looked as if it were under siege from an invasion of black-clad headbangers.

Frank Bello of Anthrax and the Melting Pot of Metal

An album that's been six arduous years in the making, a band with a revolving door of vocalists - there hasn't been much light for Anthrax recently. But now revitalised, bassist Frank Bello is feeling only one thing; excitement.

If there's one thing that veteran Anthrax bassist Frank Bello is feeling, its excitement. Pure, unadulterated excitement. Why wouldn't you?

Obituary @ The Governor Hindmarsh (Adelaide), 21 Nov 2009

Some would say that this show kicks the shit out of all the previous shows this year; but I'm not going to go there any more or make comparisons because it's too hard after the year of awesome tours we've had. Suffice it to say that it was killer.

One thing about going to shows in late spring, on a Saturday, is that, if you are hanging out at a mate's place before the show, time tends to disappear as you relax and get into beer and conversat

Blood and Metal under the Southern Cross - Slayer's Kerry King

A Hulking, imposing and undisputed god of metal, Kerry King, guitarist of the fabled and celebrated Slayer talks to Metal as Fuck on their unprecedented tour of Australia in partnership with Megadeth.

While I was waiting for Slayer founding guitarist Kerry King to arrive at a conference room tucked away in a stately five-star hotel in Melbourne, Australia, a por

Hatchet Dawn Halloween Chaos Tour 2009

Hatchet Dawn is growing the graveyard, killing nine prime shows throughout October 2009 to celebrate the greatest annual event of the year… Halloween!
Tour Dates: 
02/10/2009 - 02/11/2009

Lord Tour Australia & Japan 2009

Lord’s brilliant new album Set In Stone is available everywhere right now. Lord Tim has also been nominated for best vocalist in the upcoming Australian Metal Awards, and in support of the new album these guys are hitting the road
Tour Dates: 
04/09/2009 - 12/11/2009


Queensrÿche set to tour Australia in August!

Australian audiences will be privileged to be in a position to be able to witness one of the most acclaimed artists in its genre when Queensrÿche graces our shores for only their second time.

Conducting a world tour on the back of their latest blockbusting release, American Soldier, Queensrÿche has included Australia on its itinerary and will come down under to per

Death Angel & Armored Saint, HQ Adelaide, 13/03/09

For a killer thrash show, you couldn't have gone past this one. Death Angel and Armored Saint thrashed the pants of Adelaide's metalheads on Black Friday.