heavy metal

Amberian Dawn - Magic Forest (Napalm Records)

Yes, it sounds like you know who.. But who cares?
Release Date: 
27 Jun 2014 (All day)

Finns Amberian Dawn make all the right moves on Magic Forest, which by my calculations is their sixth full length offering since forming in in 2006.

New Desert Rock Doco In the Works

And you can help out!

The origins of bands like Queens of the Stone Age, Kyuss, Yawning Man, Fatso Jetson and Eagles of Death Metal is

Illdisposed - With The Lost Souls On Our Side (Massacre Records)

Another offering from Danish death metal stalwarts Illdisposed.
Release Date: 
27 Jun 2014 (All day)

Illdisposed’s 13th album, With The Lost Souls On Our Side, is both a testament to this band’s mastery of their craft and a confirmation that Illdisposed fans need not worr

Corrosion of Conformity - IX (Candlelight Records)

Nine albums into their career, CoC pull out one of their best efforts yet...
Release Date: 
22 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm

Whilst Corrosion of Conformity’s last album, helpfully titled Corrosion of Conformity, took an absolute age to worm its way into my affections – try as I might, I just cou

Night by Night - NxN (Sun Hill Production/Cargo)

The birth of a new, stadium-devouring behemoth?
Release Date: 
11 Jul 2014 (All day)

‘Take the heavyweight riffs and modern crunch of Alter Bridge, add the infectious choruses and lush vocal harmonies of Def Leppard and you’re close to the

Fire Red Empress - Paint Me the Devil (Own Label)

Muchly impressive... and worth a listen!
Release Date: 
9 Jun 2014 (All day)

Brummie hard rock hopefuls Fire Red Empress have unleashed an impressively MUSCULAR three track EP, and I have to say I’m lovin’ in!

Grave Digger- Return of the Reaper (Napalm)

The Reapers return with some solid as fuck metal.
Release Date: 
10 Jul 2014 - 11:30pm

To move forward into the future, you must come to terms with your past”.

English Dogs - The Thing With Two Heads (Candlelight)

English crossover stalwarts return with a serviceable piece of thrash-punk goodness...
Release Date: 
27 Jul 2014 - 11:30pm

Another eighties band reforms. Are there any bands left that released an album during that decade that aren’t treading the boards again? Still, I guess if there’s a demand then why not?

Gorguts: Australian Dates Confirmed

With very special guests...

Canadian metal visionaries Gorguts will tour Australia for the first time this November.

Conan - Australian Blood Eagle Tour 2014

A tide of Liverpudlian filth is heading down under...
Tour Dates: 
05/09/2014 - 13/09/2014

Fresh from their devastatingly muscular performances at the Desertfest and Roadburn festivals, Von Grimm Records is proud to present; Conan on their debut Australi