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Weedeater's Dave 'Dixie' Collins on Customs Officials, Politics and the Upcoming Australian Tour

Smoke it. Get High.

I’m on the phone to Weedeater’s bassist and vocalist Dave ‘Dixie’ Collins and the phone-line is making him sound like some kind of weird demon.

Grim Van Doom - Grim Love (WOOAAARGH/Aural Attack)

Fat, sludgy doom...
Release Date: 
10 Sep 2015 - 11:30pm

I'm glad that Grim Van Doom's name (which for some reason makes me think of glittery fun times) does not, in any way, shape or form, reflect their musical output.

Toxic Holocaust team up with Lord Dying for USA Fall invasion

This tour promises to be rifftastic in all its thrashing goodness!

Neo-thrash revolutionaries Toxic Holocaust will join forces with fellow Portlanders and Relapse sludge/thrash colleagues Lord Dying this fall for

-(16)- enter the studio

Sludge legends ready to record new material!

Veteran California sludge trailblazers -(16)- have commenced recording the follow-up to their acclaimed 2012 release, Deep Cuts From Dark Clouds.

Craft and Cult: Beer and metal in perfect harmony.

Fire up for an evening of craft beer and great bands Melbourne

Von Grimm Records in association with Grumpys Green and Good Beer Week introduce the first annual Craft and Cult - the first annual craft beer and cult music festi

Sourvein: Cape Fear sludge saviours begin tracking new full-length!

Guest collaboration with Amebix's Stig Miller confirmed!

Slated for release later this year via Metal Blade Records, Aquatic Occult will include a two-track collaboration between Sourvein mainman, Troy '

Green Lane Festival announcement has stoners salivating at the lineup (and the free BBQ!)

The Green Lane Festival at the Tote in Melbourne is a day of doom and stoner rock in all of it's many shapes and forms. There are 13 acts taking part which is a fitting number for a day of doom!

From pummelling riffs, free-form groove, experimental drone, straight up rock n roll and twisted melodies, The Green Lane Festival offers something for every discerning & genre critiquing doom

Eyehategod Australian tour January 2015 - CANCELLED

Sludge masters Eyehategod announce January 2015 Australian tour
Tour Dates: 
29/01/2015 - 01/02/2015

For over a quarter of a century, Eyehategod have carried the torch for the metal culture of New Orleans, sharing stages with the likes of Pantera, Goatwhor

Ancient Altar - Ancient Altar (Midnite Collective)

Otherwordly doom from the city of angels.
Release Date: 
22 Jul 2014 (All day)

After you have been scraped off the street from being flattened by Ancient Altar’s filthy and dirty doom for the first time, on a second listen listeners are in for a treat.

Opium Warlords - Taste My Sword of Understanding (Svart Records)

Bass. Bass. More bass. Heavy joy...
Release Date: 
29 May 2014 - 11:30pm

Opium Warlords love the bass; just for this reason it gets my seal of approval.