Australian heavy metal

Fifteen Albums that Shook the Twentieth Century: Lord's Andy Dowling

The affable bassist runs the rule over our list of key albums from the last century...

Welcome back to Metal as Fuck, Andy Dowling! – it’s been a while seen you’ve shared your opinions with us!

Caligula's Horse: A band in bloom...

The Brisbane progsters are in for a busy few months...

Melding the forthright intensity of rock with the skill and inventiveness of progressive metal, Brisbane's Caligula's Horse have announced the release of their third record Blo

Voros: New deal inked, Album on the way!

It's all happening for these South Australian hopefuls!

Truth Inc RMT are pleased to announce the signing of South Australian tech/thrash/death act Voros!

Claim The Throne: Celebrating Ten Years

My first thought of reaching ten years, is the amount of partying we've done

Ten years is nothing to sniff at; aside from killer tunes, ten years in  a band takes committment, determination and a superhuman liver.

Brimstone - Raise a Glass (Filthpipe Records)

Trad metal with a twist of the 'x' factor... Well worth a listen!
Release Date: 
31 Jul 2015 - 11:30pm

Queenslanders Brimstone know a thing or two about the riff. After just one listen to their new album – the appropriately titled Raise a Glass – that much is evident.

King Parrot - Dead Set (EVP Recordings)

This Rude, Crude Gigantuous Bitch....
Release Date: 
15 May 2015 (All day)

The expectation brewing around King Parrot’s sophomore album was flagrant.

Envenomed: Wrapping up National Tour, release new Video Clip...

"What’s a tour without silly fart jokes?"

Anthony Mavrikis has no regrets plucking Envenomed back from the shelf, where it had quietly sat for quite a number of years as Anthony went down other musical pat

King Parrot - Dead Set (EVP Recordings)

Coruscating.
Release Date: 
14 May 2015 - 11:30pm

In one of those amazing, you-didn’t-see-it-coming turn of events that keeps us all on our toes and makes heavy metal the enduring love of our lives it always has, is and ever will be, King

King Parrot's Matt Young: "Dead Set is Killer!"

"Well they're just not Slatts Are They"

King Parrot on stage is reminiscent of those visiting cousins you remember fondly as a child, you know the ones - from your Aunt’s side, twice removed; those hyperactive cousins th

Shellfin - Cities Without Names (Own Label)

Adventurous stoner chaps from Brisbane hit the bullseye!

Brisbane ‘regressive’ rockers Shellfin. I like them. And I like their new album a lot.