heavy metal


Metal as Fuck - delivering the free goods again...

Yep, that's right - thanks to our good mate Chris Maric at Maric Media, we've got a pair of tickets to give away at EVERY ONE of Prong's upcoming

Kissin' Dynamite - Megalomania (AFM Records)

Coming of age has never sounded so good...
Release Date: 
30 Sep 2014 (All day)

BOOM!! Lordy lordy lordy, what a bunch o’ toonz!

Psycroptic Sign with EVP Records

Announces plans for upcoming album, teases new single, adopts another Tasmanian Devil...

Acclaimed Tasmanian tech-death extremists Psycroptic have signed an exclusive deal with  EVP Recordings, (Prosthetic Records for rest of the

Divine Ascension - Liberator (Vicisolum Productions)

World beating stuff...
Release Date: 
20 Nov 2014 - 11:30pm

Melbourne-based prog/power/symphonic metallers Divine Ascension have been together seven years by my reckoning, quietly putting together something very special, biding their time t

Sanctuary - The Year the Sun Died (Century Media)

Solid stuff from the Seattle veterans...
Release Date: 
5 Oct 2014 - 11:30pm

Seattle power metallers Sanctuary burned brightly for a couple of albums at the arse end of the eighties before mutating into the musically more satisfying

Machine Head - Bloodstone & Diamonds (Nuclear Blast Entertainment)

Machine Head's first outing for new label Nuclear Blast lets nobody down, but is that enough?
Release Date: 
9 Nov 2014 - 11:30pm

…And so the unthinkable happened, and Machine Head deserted the seemingly safe haven of lifelong label Roadrunner for the shiny pastures of former RR lynchpin A&am

Hellion - Karma's A Bitch (HNE/Cherry Red Records)

The only problem I can find with Karma's A Bitch, the new release from Hellion, is it's only an EP so it feels like an entree and I'm hungrier than that, give me a main course!
Release Date: 
6 Oct 2014 - 12:01pm

Hellion is one of those eighties bands that deserved to be so much bigger than they were (or are) and on their latest release, an EP entitled Karma’s A Bitch they prove th

Currently Unsigned: Hailstone

We're off to Bavaria in the latest installment in our series on up and coming unsigned Metal acts!

Welcome to Metal as Fuck! And thanks for taking part in our Currently Unsigned series!  First things first - Who are you, and what role do you play in the band?

Slipknot - .5: The Gray Chapter (Roadrunner)

Release Date: 
20 Oct 2014 - 11:30pm

Since the untimely death of bassist Paul Gray in 2010 – hence the name of this, Slipknot’s fifth studio full-lengther – a miasma of rumour  and debate has sur