heavy metal

Despite releases Praedonum

Death metal band doing it for exploited kids!

August 1, 2015 marks the release of the Swedish progressive/melodic death metal band Despite's brand new single Praedonum, which is a follow-up to the band's critically ac

Erik Rutan and Steve Tucker Issue Warfather album studio update

Masterminded by death metal veteran Steven Tucker, who recently rejoined Morbid Angel, the album marks the first time Tucker and Rutan have officially worked together since Morbid Angel's Gateways to Annihilation.

Warfather has issued a studio update on the progress of the band's as-of-yet-untitled sophomore album. Rhythm guitars, drums and bass tracks are completed.

Northlane the Node Australian tour

Featuring August Burns Red (USA), Like Moths To Flames (USA), Buried In Verona and Ocean Grove
Tour Dates: 
04/11/2015 - 15/11/2015

Following the release of the highly anticipated album Node, Northlane have announced their first Australian headline tour in 18 months.

Unleash the Archers - Time Stands Still (Napalm Records)

Behold... the new Metal Queen!

My word, there’s a lot o’ good stuff emanating from the Great White North these days, and the latest slab of metallic goodness heading our way from Canada comes in the shape of Time Stands Stil

The Sword to release Australian exclusive double LP

Pre order the CD or 2LP and receive one pack of 40 count 1 1/4" unbleached rolling papers in custom album art packaging.

Acknowledging their fans’ undying loyalty to the vinyl format, The Sword has created unique coloured vinyl of their new release, High Country, with an Australian exclusive

Overkill to release Historikill: 1995 - 2007 box set in October!

Thrash legends touring North America during September and October

New Jersey-based thrash metal veterans Overkill recently inked a new worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records.

Burning Point- Burning Point (AFM Records)

Burning Point’s melodies will burn deep into your skull…
Release Date: 
7 Jul 2015 (All day)

It is clear right from the first listen that Burning Point's Burning Point is not the kind of album that will wilt to an afterthought in the vast genre o

TesseracT Polaris Australia 2015 Tour with guests Caligula’s Horse

The U.K.'s premier progressive act TesseracT will return to Australia this October!
Tour Dates: 
14/10/2015 - 18/10/2015

Australian fans will be some of the first in the world to experience songs performed live from the bands brand new album Polaris which will be released on September 18