Wacken Open Air: The Pulse of Metal

Wacken Open Air, get more (head) bang for your buck...

What comes to mind when the words Wacken Open Air are uttered? Some say, the Holy Land; some say Nirvana and others - the Home of Metal.

Body Count: The Return...

Who would have thought this would ever happen again?! Don't miss this tour Australia

The Australian Bloodlust Tour will be the first Body Count shows in the world to support the release of the new album, Bloodllust and this is pretty spectacular f

Fleshgod Apocalypse: The Thirst

The term renaissance means 're-birth' and this is exactly what Fleshgod Apocalypse have done for heavy metal...

The fact that Fleshgod Apocalypse are chalking up ten years in 2017 is actually a little mind-boggling.

Devin Townsend: The Fresh Perspective That Was 'Transcendence'

"I Don't Wanna Fucking Grow Up Today... Thank You"

Metal As Fuck caught up with Devin Townsend on the arse end of 2016 and just off four heavy months of touring for the Canadian native – at the ti

Backstage with Evil Invaders at Heavy Scotland... Annnnd Free Haircuts

"These guys in the crowd were like ‘Play more, play more’ and I was like Everything is fucked, it's destroyed".

I arrive backstage at Heavy Scotland to meet up with vocalist and guitarist Joe* and Lead guitarist Max Mayhem of Belgium’s oldschool speed-thrash

Backstage with Warbringer at Heavy Scotland...

"I‘m actually a complete pacifist but for a complete pacifist, I can tell you way more about the actions about the Panzer divisions, than most I guess!"

Warbringer are fast becoming one of the hardest hitting thrash metal bands to come out the Californian thrash Metal scene.

L.G. Petrov of Entombed A.D.: ‘We Are The Same Drunken Metalheads As Always.’

“We’re Entombed, just with the ‘A.D.’”

Few individuals have defined their own brand of rocking death metal with

Backstage with Finntroll at Heavy Scotland...

So... how do you put on those ears??

Finland is a place of snow, saunas and er… Anti-Christian Trolls? Stepping out of the misty forests, reciting folklore tales and stories to us are the Finnish band Finntroll.

Inferno Festival - Oslo, Norway 2017

Black Metal dance parties, Metal lasagna, Red Harvest orgasms and Abbath 'Mantrums'... Inferno, you've done it again!

On a midnight flight from hell, I smiled out the window at the sparkling city of Oslo and she smiled right back with a Devilish grin.

Heavy Scotland.... The Aftermath

Vreth takes off his jacket, swings it around his head- like a troll-stripper from the pits and tosses it to his fair maidens...

Edinburgh, Scotland- home to Edinburgh Castle, bagpipes, whiskey, and now also home to one of Scotlands greatest extreme metal festivals, Heavy Scotland.