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Metalheads around Australia will likely be blown away by the announcement that Anthrax is joining the Soundwave lineup.
As expected, metal fans have come out in force for the massive triple bill of Lamb Of God, Devildriver and Shadows Fall. The Sydney show on Saturday 12 December has now sold out, but a second and final show will be held on Sunday 13 December.
Slayer's Adelaide show has been cancelled due to illness, meaning that Megadeth will be playing an extended set.
Ace Frehley will be here in Australia for his first ever solo tour in October.
Melbourne Festival is pleased to announce the full and expanded line up of the Beck’s Rumpus Room including Black Cobra (USA), Ruins (AU) performing live to revel in all things METAL after the Heavy Metal in Bagdhad screening
Sydney melodic death metal band Switchblade has scored the support for Slayer's one off Reign in Blood show on Thursday October 15, at the Big Top, Luna Park in Sydney. The show is all ages and tickets are still available through Ticketek and Utopia Records.
These shows will be the first Australian east coast performance by the recently announced new lineup, with the addition of Cain Cressall on vocals and Dan Quinlan on bass.
After a string of 7" releases, Melbourne extreme act Ignivomous has released its debut album.
Thanks to the State Government’s Victoria Rocks initiative, Face the Music is offering six regional scholarships, including three indigenous, artists and/or artist managers, comprising a maximum of $300 each to assist with accommodation and travel costs to attend the event.
You could be in with a chance to win CDs, signed posters & a meet ‘n’ greet with metal giants ARCH ENEMY on their upcoming tour. The competition is running for all shows.