heavy metal

Arthemis - Live From Hell (Off Yer Rocka Recordings)

A greatest hits live set from some heavy Italians...
Release Date: 
25 May 2014 (All day)

Recorded live at last year’s Hard Rock Hell Festival in Wales, Live From Hell kicks off with longtime friend of MaF,  Krusher Joule,

Truth Corroded's Jason North: "There is no better feeling than yelling SLAYER!!!! as loud as possible"...

When it comes to thrash, Jason North knows his onions, so we thought we'd better give him the chance to share his thoughts on the subject...

Truth Corroded have, over the last few years, forged a reputation for themselves as one of Australia's leading thrash outfits, so we really couldn't not involve them in our Metal Thrashing May acti

Edgedown - Statues Fall (Massacre Records)

Nearly there...
Release Date: 
25 Apr 2014 (All day)

Bavarian rockers Edgedown formed as a covers band in 2008 and Statues Fall marks their debut as a recording act.

Damnation 2014: More Bands Added!

The tenth anniversary renewal of this popular festival just keeps looking better and better.

English blackened grind duo Anaal Nathrakh and American death metal outfit Revocation will bolster the Terrorizer Stage at this year's Dam

Gross Reality - Overthrow (Divebomb Bootcamp Series)

Ripping stuff...
Release Date: 
5 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Rather cheekily, Raleigh, North Carolina natives Gross Reality refer to themselves on their facebook page as ‘thrash as fuck’.

Retro Review: Anthrax - Spreading the Disease (Megaforce/Music for Nations)

Before the shorts, before the rapping and tracksuits... there was METAL!

I know, I know. Thrash classics? Anthrax? And it’s not Among the Living?

New Dead V: Not Long to Go Now

The best twenty five bucks you'll spend all year...

The biggest all day Australian Metal event in Adelaide The New Dead #5 at Fowlers live on Saturday May 31st is only days away, this licensed All Ages event brings you some of Adelaide’s upcoming me

Witchgrinder's Travis Everett: 'Thrash is an amazing style that will never die"

You probably know Travis best in his role as vocalist/guitarist in Melbourne's Witchgrinder. But today he becomes Travis Everett - thrash pundit...

Greeting Travis, and welcome to Metal as Fuck! Thanks for getting involved in this month's look back at thirty years of thrash metal.

The Hidden - Fearful Symmetry (Divebomb Bootcamp Series)

Crazy back story... crazy good album...
Release Date: 
23 May 2014 (All day)

Released as part of Divebomb’s admirable Bootcamp reissue series, there’s a remarkable story behind Fearful Symmetry which, as it turns out, isn’t a reiss