heavy metal

Jizzy Pearl's Love/Hate - Crucified (Own Label)

Strange bag o'spanners... but a good 'un!
Release Date: 
20 Dec 2013 (All day)

One of the Sunset Strip’s premier throats for hire – at various times in the last 25 years he’s vocalised fo’ the likes of LA Guns, Ratt, Adler’s Appetite<

The Vintage Caravan - Voyage (Nuclear Blast)

Why oh why?
Release Date: 
9 Jan 2014 - 11:30pm

You can tell when a ‘scene’ or genre of music has become over saturated.

Astral Dominae - Arcanum Gloriae (Bakerteam Records)

Depressingly familiar...
Release Date: 
21 Jan 2014 (All day)

If I was one for New Year’s resolutions, I think my one for 2014 would be to stop listening to bands like Astral Domine.

Nigromante - Black Magic Night (Shadow Kingdom Records)

Not quite ready for wider exposure yet...
Release Date: 
7 Jan 2014 (All day)

Spaniards Nigromante clearly have their (black) hearts in the right place and after ten years of plugging away on the Spanish circuit they deserve a chance at spreading their gospe

Primal Fear - Delivering the Black (Frontiers Records)

Frighteningly good stuff from aband I'd feared were finished...
Release Date: 
24 Jan 2014 (All day)

German speed metal kings Primal Fear have, in my opinion, been running on empty for a while now; whether that’s because main songwriter Mat Sinner is involved in so many o

Leatherwolf - Unchained Live (Nile8 Records)

Good to have them back...
Release Date: 
7 Dec 2013 - 11:30pm

For a brief moment at the end of the eighties, US Metallions Leatherwolf could reach out and just get a fingertip brush on the prize; Their album of the time, Street Ready

TrenchRot: Preparing to Wage War

Preparing to crush posers wherever they go...

Death metal war machine TrenchRot are unleashing their debut Necronomic Warfare upon the world and none will be spared.

Bigelf: The Return

Now with added Portnoy...

It's been a long time coming, but Bigelf are at long last pleased to announce that they will release their brand new fourth studio album entitled Into The Maelstrom on the

Starsoup - Bazaar of Wonders (Sublimity Records)

Not today, thank you...
Release Date: 
29 Nov 2013 (All day)

Behold the birth of a new genre! Hail Starsoup, the new Gods of Pub prog rock! That’s right. Pub. Prog. Rock.

Journo Lists #2 - Our Australian Writers go into list mode...

Have a look at the favourite albums of 2013 from some of our Australia-based writers...

Matthew Foster - Sydney Correspondent

25. Beastmilk - Climax (Svart Records)