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Australian metal unit, Templestowe have revealed the track listing, artwork and release date of their anticipated debut album Cimmerian. The album is due for release independently both digitally and in hard-copy on the 10th of October 2009.
VoltageMedia.com.au is proud to announce Deathjam 2009. This event is a 10-band metal festival to be held at The Lucky Australian in Western Sydney on Saturday 26th of September. Doors open at 12:30PM with the first band Spread The Ashes opening & tearing up the stage to kick-start the show we have lined up for you.
Perth’s bravest battle-metallers Claim The Throne will be pillaging Perth this September to celebrate their triumphant return with the mini-CD/DVD, Aletales. Featuring five plunderous folk metal tracks and 30mins of live & behind the scenes footage, this release is one that will have you craving for a feast of turkey and brew!
Amon Amarth have cemented themselves in metal history as one of the biggest acts of their time. Playing a unique brand of Viking Metal, the band has amassed a loyal fan base and continues to earn praise from the metal community.
Upon switching their name from Xecutioner to Obituary, the career of one of the most successful and influential death metal bands began. Following on from a career spanning 20+ years and 7 crushing studio albums, Obituary are back with their newest offering, Darkest Day.
Just Say Rock are proud to announce Metal Month, sponsored by the inaugural Screamfest Festival Australia. Due to overwhelming popular demand and an exceptional response to the recent Screamfest festival announcement, Just Say Rock will be bringing a selection of the finest acts to venues around Australia.
It might not be all metal but Soundwave 2010 offers a couple of nice pickings.
Australian Dream Theater fans were treated to their first live shows in January 2008, with their intense live performances proving beyond question that they were definitely worth the wait. Now the metal masters return to Australia for a national tour this December.
Riot Entertainment are extremely proud to announce a licensing deal for the brand new album by ‘Space’ Ace Frehley titled ‘Anomaly’ for Australia.
From the Soundworks Touring company that brings you all the greatest metal acts to Australia, we welcome you to Soundworks Metal Festival Travel, where we can take you to the metal dreams of a lifetime. Travel overseas and see parts of the world you haven’t seen before whilst watching your favourite metal bands! All it takes is one phonecall and we will book your entire trip for you! It is as simple as that!