melodic metal

Taberah- Sinners Lament (Independent)

There'll be no lamenting when this stormer hits the shelves...
Release Date: 
19 May 2017 (All day)

Taberah has got to be one of Australia’s best kept secrets.

Lord announce the release of a new EP, What Tomorrow Brings

Featuring a title track over 25 minutes in length, and to give it better bang for your buck, they've included 4 cover versions too!

Australian melodic metallers Lord unveil their new EP What Tomorrow Brings featuring a title track which clocks in at over 25 minutes in length!

Scorpions: Return to Forever

The new studio abum celebrating the bands 50th stage anniversary includes the single We Built This House

The brand-new Scorpions studio album Return To Forever will be released on February 20, 2015 via Sony Music Australia

Envenomed-Evil Unseen (Own Label)

A solid effort...

When you read a lot of band press releases, it doesn’t take you very long to pick up on the wide range of jargon used by PR professionals to essentially describe a very slim spectrum of sounds.

Zakk Wylde's Black Label Society and Hellyeah at the Forum Theatre, Melbourne 28/2/2012

It was an all Southern affair in Melbourne as the shred king addressed his subjects from stately chambers, occupied in the name of the Black Label Order.

Sultry, rainy, miserable.

Archaios: Overcoming Obstacles To Become An International Success

It's a true Cinderella story - rags to not quite totally unlike riches. What began as a self-financed venture gave way to Dark Canvas Records offering the band a deal which saved their asses.

It's taken more than three years for Archaios's new disc The Distant to come to fruition.

Trivium and In Flames @ Trocadero (Philadelphia), 15 January 2012

Smiling, Singing, Good Times! That's exactly what I like to see. So says Matt Heafy.

The line snaked down Arch Street in the city of Brotherly Love. The crowd was electric. You could feel the buzz emanating from the huddled masses. The Trocadero is an awesome place to see a show.

Amorphis - The Beginning of Times (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

Amorphis' continue their unrepentant winning streak with The Beginning of Times - a fusion of their 70s psychedelic influences, melodic pop sensibilities and doom metal roots.

I must admit I was worried when Amorphis released Eclipse in 2006; I remember clutching the record in my hands, popping the CD into the tray and feeling all my fears simpl