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Behemoth: Trumpeting a New Era...

Presaging a new album, the Polish extremeists release a new single very soon!

A first sign of the new life Polish black/death metal legends Behemoth comes in the form of the song Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel from their forthcoming new album The Sa

Avatarium - Avatarium (Nuclear Blast)

Emotionally draining yet exhilarating in equal parts; In short, a masterpiece.
Release Date: 
31 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

Another day, another record company-proclaimed ‘supergroup’.

Korpiklaani, Lagerstein & Gorefield - The Zoo, Brisbane, 21/10/13

Astoundingly good fun...

The Zoo is one of my favourite venues in Brisbane and while I must confess that I wasn't a massive Korpiklaani fan before entering the gig, when I left I was a con

Blind Guardian: Hansi Kursch Has Some News

A new album is on the horizon...

On May, 31st 2014 Blind Guardian will take a break and perform a special best-of set at the Out & Loud festival in Geiselwind  in Germany.

Fleshgod Apocalypse: In Vino Veritas...

Don't mind if we do...

What better way to enjoy a fine blend of Italian metal than by having a glass of wine to go along with it (why stop at one? - thirsty ed.)?

Avatarium: Leif Edling Speaks

The band's debut album summed up by it's creator...

With the release of their self-titled debut record coming up November 1st, 2013 newly minted doom act Avatarium now give an insightful look into the songs of Avatarium.

Testament: Thrash Will Reign!

We Didn't Know How Long It Was Going To Last

Chuck Billy; the name has weight, the name has significance - combine this weight and significance with a band whose career has spanned and succeeded over the decades and you have

Death Angel - The Dream Calls For Blood (Nuclear Blast)

Solid. Nothing more, nothing less.
Release Date: 
10 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

You can’t blame them for getting involved, I suppose.

The Anatomy of Wild Card with Floor Jansen of ReVamp

“I think you should listen to Wild Card if you have ideas about how bands with female singers sound like. It brings something new to the table. It's more modern, it's heavier than most people would think, and I think that is something refreshing.”

In symphonic metal, the soaring soprano vocals of Floor Jansen are well known, increasingly so since she began to work with industry heavyweights Nightwish.

Hell: New Album Artwork Unveiled

Macabre metal of the first order is on the cards again...

Revived British metal pioneers Hell have unveiled the cover artwork and tracklist of their upcoming second full-length record Curse And Chapter, which will be unleashed on